~Trees Melt Into Colors~

© Shelly A. Van Camp

~Trees Melt Into Colors~

Debra K. Thomas 1/31/2008 12:35:32 PM

wonderful.............love the color! #843586

Roxanne M. Bubar 1/31/2008 12:39:31 PM

Shelly gorgeous image and again outstanding work, #5424438

Anna M. Halasz 1/31/2008 1:01:03 PM

Beautiful colors and reflections. Anna #5424527

Robert R. Goodman 1/31/2008 1:32:40 PM

Hi Shelly,That must be beautiful site for a Walmart.Wonderful effects.The only thing that grows near our Walmart are Tumbleweeds!!!!!! #5424633

Robert R. Goodman 1/31/2008 1:34:35 PM

Hi Shelly,That must be a beautiful site for a Walmart.Wonderful effects.The only thing that grows near our Walmart are Tumbleweeds!!!!!! #5424643

Vicki Tinnon Brock 1/31/2008 1:39:03 PM


This is wonderful - one of those images that you can just stare at!! Nice work!

Take care.

Vicki #5424652

Karen Engelbreth 1/31/2008 2:39:10 PM

Wonderful image - love the colors, Shelly! #5424828

Judy A. Lawhon 1/31/2008 3:46:04 PM

This is gorgeous, Shelly and I love the effects you used!! #5424993

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 1/31/2008 5:12:24 PM

What a spectacular image, Shelly!!!!!! Magnificent colors and clarity!!!!!!! WOWEEEEEEEEEEEE!!!!!!!!!! ♫ k #5425231

Shelly A. Van Camp 1/31/2008 5:32:10 PM

Debra, Roxanne, Anna, Robert, Vicki, Karen, Judy and Kitty: Thanks so much everyone. Have a great evening!! #5425335

Linda D. Lester 1/31/2008 6:21:34 PM

Beautiful colors and effects! #5425559

Bill Knaps 1/31/2008 6:49:08 PM

This is so beautiful Shelly. Bill #5425637

Shelly A. Van Camp 1/31/2008 6:55:05 PM

Thanks Linda and Bill! #5425662

Roger Bernabo 1/31/2008 7:50:41 PM

Love this Shelly for this explains where all their color has gone! #5425877

Teresa A. Burnett 1/31/2008 8:31:51 PM

This is beautiful Shelly!! Love the colors and effects, and the gorgeous silhouette of the trees!! #5426005

Tamara K. Walker 1/31/2008 8:53:37 PM

Creative and beautiful. Are you getting the big storm? #5426045

Su Sana E. P 1/31/2008 9:53:43 PM

Grand image and presentation, Shelly!! Beautifully done!! #5426152

Stefania Barbier 2/1/2008 12:21:12 AM

wow Shelly beautiful colors and effects! #5426430

Susie Peek-Swint 2/1/2008 4:56:40 AM

Beautiful image Shelly ~ I love the colours and effect! #5427186

Lorraine A. Cook 2/1/2008 5:03:09 AM

Well...'my' Wal-Mart sure doesn't have anthing as GORGEOUS as this, Shelly!<:))

I did take a photo of utility workers maintaining parking lot lights at Wal-Mart!!!<:)) #5427202

Joy Rector 2/1/2008 5:30:11 AM

awesome #5427300

Rhonda Burger 2/1/2008 5:31:19 AM

Great effects Shelly. You're right, the vines look cool. Rhonda #5427308

Cathy Barrows 2/1/2008 7:31:26 AM

very pretty,,,love the sunset colors #5427778

Shelly A. Van Camp 2/1/2008 8:20:43 AM

Roger, Teresa, Tammy, SuSana, Susie, Stefania, Lorraine, Joy, Rhonda and Cathy: Thank you all so much! Yes, we did get the storm and schools were cancelled..lol We got about 3 to 4 inches but it will melt soon as we are suppose to get 40's and 50's..Have a wonderful day! #5427919

Anita Hogue 2/1/2008 11:46:39 AM

Beautiful image, Shelly! Lovely colors! #5428776

Nadine A. Lewis 2/1/2008 12:26:19 PM

ABSOLUTELY GORGEOUS, Shelly!!! LOVE the color, silhouettes, & use of the flood filter!!! <>< #5428955

Shelly A. Van Camp 2/1/2008 2:18:24 PM

Anita and Nadine: Thank you all so much and have a great day! #5429360

Mike Clime 2/1/2008 3:23:57 PM

Nice PS work, Shelly! #5429636

JO ANN CLEVELAND 2/1/2008 4:20:30 PM

So beautiful, nice gradient and is that flood?

jo ann c. #5429894

Shelly A. Van Camp 2/1/2008 7:09:32 PM

Mike and Jo Ann: Thank you....yes, on the flood...and no gradiants. I used saturation and contrast as well. Have a wonderful weekend. #5430504

Sandra R. Alvey 2/1/2008 8:57:15 PM

Wonderful colorful capture Shelly, and I love the use of flood on this! #5430992

Jeana Clark 2/1/2008 10:29:20 PM

Love the effects and colors!!

~J~ #5431155

Shelly A. Van Camp 2/2/2008 5:46:05 AM

Sandi and Jeana: Thank you so much! #5431957

Dolly L. Davis 2/2/2008 6:06:30 AM

This is beautiful, Shelly! Great effects, colors, sihouette! #5432044

Shelly A. Van Camp 2/2/2008 8:41:25 AM

Thank you, Dolly! #5432840

Sue Marshall 2/2/2008 9:47:42 AM

Gorgeous image Shelly the colours are so beautiful and the flood filter has worked so well for this. :-) #5433179

Pamela Shane 2/2/2008 1:55:39 PM

So very beautiful Shelly; love the colors, & silhouettes. Super editing. #5434000

Shelly A. Van Camp 2/2/2008 2:35:23 PM

Sue and Pamela: Thank you both so much and have a nice weekend. #5434102

Heather 2/2/2008 2:38:59 PM

GoRgEoUs WoRk!!! Great job!!!! :) #5434112

Shelly A. Van Camp 2/2/2008 4:13:58 PM

Thanks Heather! #5434447

anonymous 2/2/2008 6:25:39 PM

Beautiful capture and excellent effects Shelly! Well done! B- #5434907

Kaye Burazin 2/2/2008 6:45:16 PM

Very creative Shelly. #5434973

Shelly A. Van Camp 2/2/2008 7:29:13 PM

Barbara and Kaye: Thank you so much! #5435084

Candice C. Calhoun 2/3/2008 5:58:05 AM

Gorgeous design, colors and effects! Awesome photo, Maggie!

ccc #5436247

Shelly A. Van Camp 2/3/2008 7:21:35 AM

Thank you so much, Candice! #5436603

Bill Wyatt 2/3/2008 7:53:53 PM

Very creative I love the effects and colors! #5438959

Shelly A. Van Camp 2/3/2008 8:07:12 PM

Thank you, Bill! #5439018

Darryl Wilkinson 2/4/2008 2:04:54 PM

Hi Shelly! Love the stark contrasts and intricate design that's formed by the branches. Beautiful work!! #5443021

Shelly A. Van Camp 2/4/2008 5:32:09 PM

Hey Darryl!!! Nice to see you and thanks so much!! #5444039

Colleen Farrell 2/4/2008 5:35:13 PM

Oooh, how beautiful, Shelly!!! This deserves a winner's badge! I love the lacy look of the branches, and the colors and flood are just stunning! #5444069

Shelly A. Van Camp 2/4/2008 8:38:38 PM

Colleen, that is so sweet of you! Thank you so much!! #5444869

Colette M. Metcalf 2/9/2008 5:50:01 PM

Gorgeous image and effects, Shelly!!! #5470866

Shelly A. Van Camp 2/9/2008 7:50:09 PM

Thanks Colette! #5471252

ALLEN O. HOWARD 2/12/2008 8:24:28 AM

Very, VERY slick Shelly! A beautifully done image! #5484264

Shelly A. Van Camp 2/21/2008 2:45:53 PM

Thanks Allen!! #5527817

Deborah C. Lewinson 2/22/2008 2:01:03 PM

Fantastic and gorgeous image, Shelly!
Congratulations on your finalist with best wishes for the next round!
-Debby #5532733

Linda D. Lester 2/22/2008 2:35:11 PM

What a beauty...Congratulations! #5532955

randy dannheim 2/22/2008 2:42:10 PM

Congratulations on your finalist Shelly, this is beautiful. #5533038

Patrick Rouzes 2/22/2008 2:44:23 PM

A big CONGRATULATIONS, Shelly!!! #5533068

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 2/22/2008 2:50:27 PM

Congratulation, Shelly!!!!! This is a BEAUTY for sure!!!!! ♫ k #5533133

Tamara K. Walker 2/22/2008 2:50:44 PM


anonymous 2/22/2008 2:52:56 PM

Congratulations Shelly on this beautiful finalist! B- #5533157

Steve J. Schoolcraft 2/22/2008 2:53:56 PM

Congratulations on your Finalist recognition!

Steve #5533171

Sylvia Rossler 2/22/2008 3:02:49 PM

Big congrats on this superb finalist Shelly :O) #5533255

Lorri Shank 2/22/2008 3:58:30 PM

CONGRATS, Shelly. This is beautiful! #5534021

Shawn Jennings 2/22/2008 4:04:39 PM

WTG Shelly! Congratulations on your finalist! #5534068

Carla Metzler 2/22/2008 4:10:18 PM

Congratulations, Shelly! #5534120

Mihai Matei 2/22/2008 5:24:24 PM

WTG Shelly!!Congrats for this gorgeous image on your finalist and Good Luck in the next round!!:) #5534639

Cassie L. Woodlee 2/22/2008 5:34:07 PM

Shelly WTG, CONGRATS my friend on this beautiful finalist!!!!!!!! #5534723

Nikki McDonald 2/22/2008 5:35:09 PM

Congratulations on your finalist and good luck in the next round. #5534730

Danielle Fuller 2/22/2008 5:39:52 PM

Shelly.....amazing job and good luck in the next round!!!! I love this one! #5534778

Shelly A. Van Camp 2/22/2008 5:46:00 PM

Thanks everyone...I appreciate the comments and support.......Good luck to you all as well! #5534843

Cathy Barrows 2/22/2008 5:55:18 PM

Congrats on your finalist...very pretty #5534945

SaMi Martin 2/22/2008 7:06:04 PM

Stunning! Congratulations on your finalist! #5535466

Kristi A. Howson 2/22/2008 7:15:54 PM

Congratulations Shelly on this wonderful finalist and Best Of Luck in the next Round! Just Gorgeous! #5535573

Judy V. Kennamer 2/22/2008 7:44:47 PM

Beautiful Shelly!!! Congrats! #5535833

Robert R. Goodman 2/22/2008 7:51:49 PM

A very big congratulations,Shelly. #5535918

Debra K. Thomas 2/22/2008 8:30:51 PM

WTG......Congratulations..... :) #5536221

Ken Smith 2/22/2008 8:39:12 PM

Beautiful colors and effects. Congrats, Shelly!! #5536275

Su Sana E. P 2/22/2008 8:40:01 PM

Congratulations on this wonderful Finalist, Shelly!! #5536279

Shelly A. Van Camp 2/22/2008 8:52:59 PM

Thanks so much everyone...you are all so sweet! #5536357

Jeana Clark 2/22/2008 9:00:13 PM

Congrats on this EXCELLENT finalist!!!

~J~ #5536385

Vicki Tinnon Brock 2/22/2008 9:14:30 PM


Congrats on the finalist - I absolutely loved this when I first saw it!!

Take care.

Vicki #5536461

Laurence Saliba 2/22/2008 9:54:46 PM

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist Shelly!!! #5536597

Stefania Barbier 2/22/2008 11:42:16 PM

huge congrats Shelly, gorgeous!!!! #5536894

Renee Doyle 2/23/2008 12:24:00 AM

Congratulations Shelly on this beautiful finalist!! #5537032

Mary K. Robison 2/23/2008 2:10:27 AM

Congratulations on this lovely creation making finalist, Shelly!!! #5537261

Mike Clime 2/23/2008 5:56:42 AM

Congrats, Shelly! My wife and I both like this one! #5538110

Shelly A. Van Camp 2/23/2008 7:20:53 AM

Thanks everyone so much...I truly appreciate the wonderful support and comments! Have a great weekend!! #5538585

Susan Fox 2/23/2008 8:43:49 AM

Congratulations on your finalist Shelly! #5539166

Mitch Spence 2/23/2008 9:11:30 AM

Congratulations, Shelly! #5539360

Anita Hogue 2/23/2008 9:19:59 AM

Congratulations, Shelly! Very beautiful! #5539412

Cary Rogers 2/23/2008 10:11:55 AM

Congrats on this beautiful creation, Shelly! Outstanding branch detail, and nice gradient colors! #5539711

MELODIE C. ROBERTS 2/23/2008 10:23:45 AM

Congratulations Shelly!!
Good Luck Next round...;0) #5539787

Sandra R. Alvey 2/23/2008 2:12:01 PM

Woohoo Shelly you go girl! Awesome finalist and congratulations! Good luck in the next round hon! #5540744

Dianna Murphy 2/23/2008 2:14:30 PM

WTG!!!!!!!!!!!!!! #5540754

ALLEN O. HOWARD 2/23/2008 4:28:57 PM

Awesome Shelly! Congratulations! #5541150

Stan Kwasniowski 2/23/2008 6:47:24 PM

Shelly, congratulations #5541643

Datha Y. Thompson 2/23/2008 9:07:52 PM

Congratulations Shelly!! WTG :0) #5542100

Jeff Robinson 2/24/2008 6:04:39 AM

Congrats Shelly on your Excellent Finalist! Jeff #5543265

Sue Marshall 2/24/2008 8:32:07 AM

Congrats on your beautiful finalist Shelly!!! :-) #5544014

Emile Abbott 2/24/2008 12:53:42 PM

Nice work Shelly and well deserved Finalist, Congratulations my friend. #5545065

Christopher Budny 2/24/2008 2:38:32 PM

Beautiful image, Shelly; Congratulations! #5545430

Gail Vitikacs 2/24/2008 4:44:13 PM

Way to go Shelly!!! Awesome! #5545954

Shelly A. Van Camp 2/25/2008 5:53:01 AM

Thanks everyone...you are all so sweet!! Wishing you all the best this week!! #5548460

Raymond Pauly 2/25/2008 4:21:17 PM

Congratulations, Shelly! Lovely finalist! #5550916

Teresa A. Burnett 2/25/2008 7:37:12 PM

Congratulations Shelly!! Loved it the first time I saw it, still do!! Good luck in the next round! #5551721

Mary Timman 2/26/2008 6:03:08 AM

Beautifully done Shelly. I love the colors in this. Congratulations and Good Luck on the next round. #5554046

Linda Blair 2/27/2008 5:53:06 AM

This is beautiful Shelly...congratulations!!!!! ☺ #5561044

Shelly A. Van Camp 3/1/2008 11:31:21 AM

Thanks everyone! #5578506

Abeer 5aloti Al musawi 3/3/2008 2:38:59 PM

WOW great pic #5587782

Lori Carlson 3/9/2008 1:29:55 AM

This looks really neat, Shelly! Congrats on your Finalist honors! Great great work!! :0) #5614594

Shelly A. Van Camp 3/11/2008 7:39:18 PM

Thanks Lori and Abeer! #5629787

Robin Bailey 3/18/2008 11:48:15 AM

Shelly,Congratulations on your very beautiful,outstanding photo! #5658871

Gary Lange 3/24/2008 9:06:12 AM

MANY congrats on this wonderful image, Shelly!! #5688273

Shelly A. Van Camp 3/28/2008 8:58:55 PM

Thanks Robin and Gary! #5712844

Kelly R. Arceneaux 4/7/2008 5:05:14 PM

wow...stunning shot Shelly

Kelly, #5758357

Shelly A. Van Camp 4/15/2008 6:40:20 PM

Thanks Kelly! #5793702

Brad Harding 8/20/2008 8:29:54 PM

Love this picture and the effects. It reminds me of oriental art. Love the colors also. Congrats on the finalist, Brad. #6339857

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These trees are growing near walmart and I loved the way the vines looked on them. It was actually sunset when I took the image.....Effects applied in PS.

Exif: F Number: 9, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 10/2500 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, FocalLength: 110.00 mm, Model: NIKON D70

Uploaded on 1/31/2008 12:34:36 PM

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Camera: Nikon D70 Digital SLR Camera

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