Seeing Double

Kelly Abernathy Student 9/23/2004 2:59:24 AM

Very cool shot Allan! I love the comp with the way the trains seem to be coming out at you. Very nice! How did you upgrade the sky? -K #171653

Carolyn M. Fletcher 9/23/2004 3:01:59 AM

Good job, Allan! #799133

S J 9/23/2004 3:09:18 AM

Terrific shot, Allan! I love your style of Altering and Combining Images and Applying Special Effects to them. Your descriptions.....wow! Always cool...a real pleasure... Keep up the great work, my friend. #799149

Allan L. Whitehead 9/23/2004 3:10:18 AM

Thaqnk you very much Carolyn and Kelly for the sppreciated comments and kind words, my dear friends - your good friend, Allan

Kelly, as the sky was bland and washed out that day, I added in a layer of a clouded sky after deleting the original. Then I put the tracks and trains on another layer, then I used a 'motion blur' in the entire picture, and then brought the new sky layer in behind everything and the 'tracks and trains' layer in front of everything else - Allan #799152

Colleen Braun 9/23/2004 3:10:32 AM

can you upgrade the sky in Florida?
great capture of two commuter trains... #799153

Barbara K. 9/23/2004 3:12:04 AM

Cooooool! #799158

Alan L. Borror 9/23/2004 3:23:43 AM

Great job, Allan! Terrific effects. #799180

Ron Bolger 9/23/2004 3:33:00 AM

Man, Allan, now you gotta post one at the finish line, I need to know which one won...lol. As they say in Texas...good shootin' pard. #799201

Paul Michko 9/23/2004 3:37:50 AM

Very thrilling feel to this shot, Allan. The excitement the vibrant colors the high speed motion. Whoo, I'm out of breath. #799207

Cathy Gregor 9/23/2004 3:46:42 AM

This is a very cool shot, Allan! Nice work!
-cathy #799218

Sharon Day 9/23/2004 3:55:41 AM

Fantastic shot, Allan!!! You did a great job on this one! #799236

Cynthia M. Wiles 9/23/2004 3:57:37 AM

Very cool shot Allan, the energy of the trains really comer through! #799240

Allan L. Whitehead 9/23/2004 4:10:26 AM

I really appreciate the great comments, support, and very kind words everyone (Colleen, Barbara, Alan, Ron, Paul , Cathy, Sharon, and Cynthia) they mean a great deal to me, as do all of you, my dear friends - your good friend, Allan #799254

Jeff W. Robinson 9/23/2004 4:31:46 AM

Another interesting iamge Allan! Jeff #799307

Colette M. Metcalf 9/23/2004 4:38:18 AM

This is fantastic, Allan!! #799319

Claudia Kuhn 9/23/2004 4:47:28 AM

You do this type of pic so well Allan, wonderful!! #799338

Jill A. Johnson 9/23/2004 5:10:47 AM

Super feel to this Allan... awesome work hun :) #799383

Joy Brown 9/23/2004 5:24:20 AM

TERRIFIC!!! #799427

Diane Addonizio 9/23/2004 5:26:32 AM

Excellent work, Allan!! #799438

Casey A. Hanson 9/23/2004 5:57:43 AM

Very cool Allan!
Great job with effects too! #799534

Charlene Bayerle 9/23/2004 6:07:14 AM

Fabulous Allan!!!!! #799554

Darren K. Fisher 9/23/2004 6:13:29 AM

Awesome job Allan. #799568

Kathryn Love 9/23/2004 6:28:33 AM

great job Allan! very interesting blurs, etc :) #799606

Mellanie 9/23/2004 6:30:22 AM

This is just awesome, Allan!! The effects are excellent! #799613

Michael Allen 9/23/2004 6:32:17 AM

The Great Train Race ... Allan, You did a great job on the effects here. The sense of motion, wonderful sky and those two great green and white engines - wonderful.

..mike ;-] #799624

Allan L. Whitehead 9/23/2004 6:46:41 AM

I truly appreciate do the comments, on-going support, and kind words everyone (Jeff, Colette, Claudia, Jill {'babe', eh…} Joy, DIANE, Casey, Charlene, Darren, Kathryn, Mellanie, and Mike) they really mean a great deal to me, my dear friends - your good friend, Allan

Mike, that would have been a great title, thank you, I don't know why I didn't tyhink of it, eh… - 'A', … #799667

Deborah A. Sharkey 9/23/2004 6:58:15 AM

Great job Allan!!!! #799714

Michael Wehrman 9/23/2004 7:20:54 AM

Great shot Allan #799783

Allan L. Whitehead 9/23/2004 7:29:29 AM

Thank you so much Deb and Mike, I appreciate that a great deal, my very dear friends - your dear friend, Allan #799790

Robin L. Wehrman 9/23/2004 7:59:17 AM

WOW! Allan! This is a spectacular shot and very unique. I like the sense of motion, pretty colors on the train and a pretty blue sky. The detail is super. You are very good at this Allan, Excellent work!!!! #799829

Allan L. Whitehead 9/23/2004 8:34:53 AM

I really appreciate the great comments, on-going support, and kind words Robin. They mean a great deal to me, coming from you, my dear friend - your friend, Allan #799879

Kasia Elser 9/23/2004 8:43:53 AM

Nicely done!!! #799912

Allan L. Whitehead 9/23/2004 8:49:47 AM

Thank you very much, KAsia, I truly appreciate that, my dear friend - your good friend, Allan #799928

Dale Gast 9/23/2004 9:28:02 AM

Excellent, Allan! I LOVE your train images!!! Dale #799981

Allan L. Whitehead 9/23/2004 9:57:13 AM

Thank you very much, Dale, I really appreciate that, my friend - your friend, Allan #800078

Donna J. Taff 9/23/2004 10:32:49 AM

Fantastic image, Allan!!!!!! #800156

Allan L. Whitehead 9/23/2004 12:00:38 PM

I really appreciate that, Donna, thank you very much, my dear friend - your good friend, Allan #800292

Patricia Marroquin 9/23/2004 1:07:21 PM

Gorgeous image, Allan! Great work on this! :-) #800419

Dan J. Holm 9/23/2004 1:15:54 PM

Excellent image, Allan! Teriffic capture, treatment and presentation!! Wonderful! #800435

Allan L. Whitehead 9/23/2004 2:52:25 PM

I appreciate the on-going support, the great comments, and the very kind words, Patricia and Dan, my dear friends - your good friend, Allan #800568

Terry R. Hatfield 9/23/2004 4:05:35 PM

Excellent Ps Work Allan!It Amazes Me:-) #800705

Allan L. Whitehead 9/23/2004 4:28:17 PM

Thank you very much, Terry, I really do appreciate that an awful lot, coming from you, my very dear friend - your friend, Allan #800740

Deborah C. Lewinson 9/23/2004 6:33:50 PM

Fabulous fantastic image, Allan, very well done!! #800928

Allan L. Whitehead 9/23/2004 7:59:11 PM

Thank you very much, Deborah, for the much appreciated comments and very kind words, my dear friend - your good friend, Allan #801057

Carol Brill 9/23/2004 9:08:03 PM

Woo, woo, glad to know I'm not seeing double on this, Allan, but that it's just all your good work coming together in this terrific image! #801095

Allan L. Whitehead 9/24/2004 12:42:16 AM

Carol, my very dear frine, you are way ttoo kind, bu I do appreciate the thoghts, commwnta and kins words - your good friend, Allan #801232

Evy Johansen 9/25/2004 12:28:39 AM

Aw... cool image, Allan! Wonderful work! #803462

Allan L. Whitehead 9/25/2004 3:41:43 AM

Thanks again, Evy - Allan #803611

Allan L. Whitehead 9/25/2004 3:42:01 AM

Thanks again, Evy - Allan #803612

Janet Detota 9/25/2004 6:21:39 PM

Excellent PS work! Super production!! #804988

Allan L. Whitehead 9/25/2004 8:06:25 PM

Janet, my dear friend, I appreciate that a lot - your good friend, Allan #805072

Stan J. Contrades 10/1/2004 11:26:15 AM

Layering is definitely your PS forte, Allan, and this is no exception. Add in the movement and the green and white engines coming in from the right corner ... fabulous! Great job!!
Aloha,
Stan #816188

Allan L. Whitehead 10/1/2004 6:27:57 PM

Stanley, my very dear friend, I really appreciate that an awful lot - your good friend, Allan #816831

Donald K. Cherry 10/5/2004 4:44:31 PM

Awesome shot, Allan! I don't know how I missed this earlier since I just love trains!! Great work! #824744

Allan L. Whitehead 10/5/2004 4:53:08 PM

Thank you very much, Donald, I appreciate the comments and kind words. You might want to check out my entryt on Thursday this week for another train set, eh… - Allan #824762

Wally Orlowsky 10/15/2004 3:55:07 PM

Congratulations and good luck on this finalist! #843843

Colleen Braun 10/15/2004 3:56:56 PM

congratulations #843854

Dan J. Holm 10/15/2004 4:14:56 PM

Congratulation, Allan!! Very well deserved finalist for this FANTASTIC shot! Best of luck with this! #843970

Jill A. Johnson 10/15/2004 4:27:22 PM

Congratulation Allan!!! :) #844055

Susan T. Parady 10/15/2004 4:46:45 PM

Congratulations, Allan! #844206

Terry R. Hatfield 10/15/2004 4:46:50 PM

Congratulations Allan!! #844208

Deborah C. Lewinson 10/15/2004 4:55:04 PM

Congratulations again on another great finalist! #844283

Katleen R. Struckle 10/15/2004 5:11:08 PM

Congrats,Allan!! Your good friend Kathy #844423

Michelle R. Kovach 10/15/2004 5:22:55 PM

Congratulations Allan! Good Luck!
Have a great day!
Michelle #844533

Casey A. Hanson 10/15/2004 5:50:05 PM

Yayyy! Congrats, my friend! #844831

Stan J. Contrades 10/15/2004 6:03:04 PM

Bravo **hands clapping** (need some whatchamacallits here (LOL!). Great job, Allan, and CONGRATULATIONS, my friend!!
Much Aloha,
Stan #844928

Leonard Pierce 10/15/2004 6:04:15 PM

Congratulations Allan! #844940

Donna J. Taff 10/15/2004 7:10:04 PM

Congratulation's, Allan!!!!!! #845451

Murry Grigsby 10/15/2004 7:17:16 PM

Congrats Allan! #845506

Allan L. Whitehead 10/15/2004 7:19:19 PM

I truly appreciate that everyone, thank you very much - Allan #845518

Carol Brill 10/15/2004 7:55:26 PM

Allan, congratulations and best of luck in the finals! #845826

Debra Booth 10/15/2004 8:05:06 PM

Great image, Allan! Congratulations! #845902

Diane Dupuis-Kallos 10/15/2004 8:39:40 PM

Congrats Allan! Very well done! #846089

Darren K. Fisher 10/15/2004 9:03:11 PM

Congratulations on your finalist, and the best of luck next round. #846176

Lucia De Giovanni 10/15/2004 9:31:59 PM

Congratulations my friend! What a great image, I hope to see it again! ;) #846292

Karen Engelbreth 10/16/2004 1:33:32 AM

Congratulations Allan!

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S J 10/16/2004 3:16:50 AM

Congratulations and best of luck, Allan! That's one of my favorite images from your collection, my dear friend! #847000

Allan L. Whitehead 10/16/2004 4:11:15 AM

I truly appreciate all the comments, kind words, and veryt best wishes. Thank you all so very much, my very dear friends - your dear friend, Allan #847139

Evy Johansen 10/16/2004 7:12:55 AM

Many congratulations, Allan! Very well deserved! Good luck! #847765

Carolina K. Smith 10/16/2004 9:03:03 AM

Congratulations on your exciting photo! #848335

Claudia Kuhn 10/16/2004 1:59:09 PM

Nice one Allan, congratulations! #849311

Janet Detota 10/16/2004 2:04:43 PM

Congratulations, Allan!!! #849327

Larry Lawhead 10/16/2004 7:35:59 PM

Congratulations, Allan, on making the finals!

LarryL
www.lsqrd..com


#849836

Allan L. Whitehead 10/17/2004 10:21:08 AM

Thank you all so very much, I truly appreciate that - Allan #850972

Jim Kinnunen 10/17/2004 2:21:30 PM

Great image and great effects, Allan!! Congrats! #851189

Colette M. Metcalf 10/17/2004 2:45:44 PM

Congrats, Allan!!! #851234

Janice Forrest 10/18/2004 7:24:57 AM

Great work. Congratulations! #852900

Allan L. Whitehead 10/18/2004 9:55:29 AM

Jim. Colette, and Janice, thank you all so very much, I truly appreciate that - your good friend, Allan #853321

Gail Vitikacs 10/18/2004 1:37:13 PM

Special Congratulations Allan!! #853630

Kathleen K. Parker 10/19/2004 4:53:15 AM

Super congratulations, Allan!! This is superbly done!!
kathleen #855980

Candice C. Calhoun 10/19/2004 11:42:47 AM

This is incredible, Allan, congratulations!

Candice #856738

Wayne Brasch 10/21/2004 4:18:32 AM

Brilliant photography Allan and congratulations, I missed this the first time around. #860264

Kelly Heaton 10/24/2004 8:53:14 AM

Great Capture Allan and Congratulations! #866324

Allan L. Whitehead 10/24/2004 9:14:29 AM

Thank you very much everyone (Gail, Kathleen, Candice, Wayne, and Kelly) for the appreciated great comments and kind words, my very dear friends - your good friend, Allan #866368

Elisabeth A. Gay 11/15/2004 4:07:55 PM

Congratulations Allan, it's a brilliant shot!
Ann #911794

Janet Detota 11/15/2004 5:37:46 PM

Congratulations, Allan, and good luck next round! #912342

Allan L. Whitehead 11/15/2004 6:34:22 PM

Thank you very much Elisabeth and Janet for the appreciated great comments and kind words, my friends - your friend, Allan #913213

Donald K. Cherry 11/15/2004 6:41:44 PM

congratulations, Allan! Wonderful job on this as well as the rest of your great finalists! Good luck in the next round! keep up the good work my dear friend! #913333

Allan L. Whitehead 11/15/2004 7:18:34 PM

Donald, thank you very much, I truly appreciater that - your good friend, Allan #913780

Larry Lawhead 11/15/2004 7:22:37 PM

Alright Allan!! Congratulations on the finalist!!!

LarryL 
http://lsqrd..com

#913831

Allan L. Whitehead 11/15/2004 7:29:31 PM

Larry, thank you so very much, I truly do appreciate the comment - your good friend, Allan #913907

Dan J. Holm 11/15/2004 7:36:27 PM

Congratulations, Allan!!! So well deserved! Best of luck w/ this in the next round! #913999

Allan L. Whitehead 11/15/2004 9:03:31 PM

Thanx a lot Dan, I truly appreciate that - your good friend, Allan #914624

Jane Summa 11/18/2004 10:43:18 AM

WOW, Allan!! Congratulations!! Fantastic! #923768

Candice C. Calhoun 11/18/2004 10:44:51 AM

May I add my congratulations? This is SUCH a wonderful image!

Candice #923774

Allan L. Whitehead 11/18/2004 11:01:57 AM

Jane and Candice, I appreciate the great comments and very kind words. Thank you very much - Allan #923814

Patricia Marroquin 11/18/2004 11:04:13 AM

A belated congratulations on this fabulous image, Allan! :-) #923819

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F4.5-5.6 D Nikkor (24-120 mm) VR, 100mm, 1/500, ISO 200, 7:45 PM - Ontario Government "GO" commuter trains head into Toronto on the western corridor during rush hour

Uploaded on 9/23/2004 2:56:57 AM

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Camera: Nikon D70 Digital SLR Camera

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest Finalist


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