A day at the Beach

© Dolores Neilson

A day at the Beach

Charlene Bayerle level-deluxe 11/2/2004 5:50:58 AM

Fabulous image....great color and composition Dolores!!! #184620

Rob Friedman 11/2/2004 5:58:28 AM

Wow--super colors and perspective! #885140

Ellen Peach 11/2/2004 5:59:29 AM

Wonderful, Dolores, what a great sky to go with those colorful umbrellas! #885145

Claudia Kuhn level-deluxe 11/2/2004 6:00:03 AM

Wow, Dolores, love those bright rainbow colors, and that sky is gorgeous with the unbrellas. The colors and lighting are teriffic!
This must not be a Montreal pic...but from earlier in the yr... :) #885150

Marcie A. Fowler 11/2/2004 6:02:23 AM

Wow indeed Dolores. This is an amazingly colorful image. I love that the big blue sky fills 2/3 of the image and the umbrellas add a fantastic splash of color to the bottom 1/3!! Perfectly composed and presented. BRAVO!! #885165

Darren K. Fisher level-deluxe 11/2/2004 6:11:07 AM

OH YEA!!! This is a winner for sure. Those colors and the way you composed are simply awesome. I am with Marcie BRAVO!! #885213

Sherri L. Regalbuto 11/2/2004 6:12:16 AM

Wonderful Dolores, very eye catching. #885218

Dolores Neilson level-deluxe 11/2/2004 6:17:40 AM

Wow..thank you ALL so very much!

Charlene...I thank you for your encouraging comment!

Thank you so much, Rob!! How nice of you to stop by and take a peek!

Thank you Ellen! The sky was like this every single day at the beach where we were last summer!! I was pretty fortunate!

Hello Claudia! THank you so very much! This was at Martha's Vineyard last summer. I told you I was lazy about editing!

Greetings Marcie! Thank you for complimenting the composition. I did give it careful consideration. Thanks so much for your generous comment!!

Greetings Darren! THank you!! I am honored that you deem it worthy of winning!

Thank you so much, Sherri!! I appreciate it! #885256

Marie Fields level-deluxe 11/2/2004 6:22:21 AM

Terrific image, Dolores!!! #885290

cj patterson 11/2/2004 6:32:52 AM

Outstanding!! The perspecitve, composition, colors, clarity...everything is perfect!! Excellent...I agree...we will see this one again! #885335

Dolores Neilson level-deluxe 11/2/2004 6:54:41 AM

Thank you, Marie! I appreciate your post!

THank you too, Carol!! And I appreciate your confidence in this image very much! Thank you so much! #885408

Carolyn M. Fletcher level-deluxe 11/2/2004 7:12:54 AM

It's a winner, I agree. #885449

Karen Engelbreth level-deluxe 11/2/2004 8:21:04 AM

Wonderful image and wonderful colors, Dolores! #885569

Dan Holm level-deluxe 11/2/2004 8:36:46 AM

Put me down in the "WOW!" column on this, Dolores! I'm sure we'll be seeing this one again! #885590

Joy Brown 11/2/2004 10:05:51 AM

Terrific image and colors, Dolores! #885793

Diane Addonizio level-deluxe 11/2/2004 3:24:37 PM

Great composition and color, Dolores! #886259

Carol Brill 11/2/2004 3:40:04 PM

This image radiates pizzazz with your sharp capture of those bold graphic lines, brilliant primary hues, and use of negative space here, Dolores!!! #886294

Leanne M.E. Boyd 11/2/2004 4:07:59 PM

I like the vibrant colour, and the clouds! #886384

Terry R. Hatfield 11/2/2004 5:32:32 PM

Very Colorful Capture Dolores,Your Comp Makes One Wonder If Their Are People Under These Brella's,I Like That Aspect Of It Too:-) #886607

Leonard Pierce 11/2/2004 8:53:46 PM

Beautiful Dolores, outstanding colors and sky!!! #887048

Dolores Neilson level-deluxe 11/2/2004 10:13:03 PM

Greetings Carolyn!! Thank you!! I'm glad you think so! Now if the judges feel the same way, I'll be quite happy!!

Hi Karen!! A big thank you!! I appreciate it alot!

A fond note of appreciation for your post, Dan!! Thank you so much! Always a pleasure to receive a comment from you!


Hi Diane! Thank you also! I do appreciate it!

Greetings Carol!! Your generous comment is fondly appreciated and cherished! Happy day!

Greetings Leanne! Thank you so much!!

Hi Terry! Thank you for pointing that out. And for taking time to post such a thoughtful comment. I appreciate it immensely!

Hi Len! Thank you for taking time to comment on my work today! Have a good one! #887098

Rob Bishop 11/2/2004 11:35:12 PM

I love this, Dolores! The colors are wonderful, and the composition is attention getting, and fun. I like an image that even in thumbnail size, will make you stop and look. Best of luck with the rounds of judging. #887136

Dolores Neilson level-deluxe 11/2/2004 11:47:26 PM

Hi Rob! I'm glad to see I'm not the only one up at 2:50 am EST!! It's what happens when you crash on the couch at 8 pm!! Thank you for taking time to comment on this image! I'm delighted you like it!! #887152

Paula Showen 11/5/2004 6:05:47 PM

Awesome! Love the composition! #892566

Dolores Neilson level-deluxe 11/5/2004 6:46:09 PM

Hi Paula!! Thanks so much! #892617

Anette Linnea Rasmussen 11/6/2004 2:54:52 PM

Beautiful Dolores, love the colors in this, nicely done!

Best wishes Linnea #894394

Dolores Neilson level-deluxe 11/6/2004 8:18:19 PM

Hi Anette!! Big thanks for taking time to comment on my work! #894734

Wendy M. Amdahl level-deluxe 11/14/2004 6:40:11 PM

Well I missed this beauty too Dolores. I'm always late to the party! I am such a color nut...and this shot has color to spare! Fabulous comp as well!
Love it! #909816

Dolores Neilson level-deluxe 11/14/2004 7:41:40 PM

Well then...you and I must get together as I am a color nut too!! But you mustn't be late to my party!! And no stopping to take pics along the way! Thanks so much, Wendy!! And congrats again on your potd today! #909940

S J level-deluxe 12/15/2004 10:49:14 PM

Congrats on your finlalist, Dolores! #974439

Dan Holm level-deluxe 12/15/2004 11:16:07 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on this magnificent FINALIST, Dolores!! #974576

Karen Engelbreth 12/16/2004 1:23:39 PM

Congratulations, Dolores!


William C. Raco level-deluxe 12/16/2004 2:21:38 PM

This is incredible, Dolores.
The colors and composition are amazing!
Beautiful photo.
Best of luck and congratulations,

bill #978256

Claudia Kuhn level-deluxe 12/16/2004 3:21:12 PM

Love this Dolores, great colors and comp, congrats!! #978384

Cindy Paquette 12/16/2004 4:17:54 PM

Wonderful dolores! Congratulations! #978665

Terry R. Hatfield 12/16/2004 4:59:43 PM

Congratulations Dolores!! #978896

Leonard Pierce 12/16/2004 5:29:11 PM


Dolores Neilson level-deluxe 12/16/2004 8:08:23 PM

Sanjay, Dan, Karen, bill, Claudia, Cindy, Terry and Len!! Thank you for making finalist fun and special!! #979712

Terry Cervi level-deluxe 12/16/2004 8:31:44 PM

Awesome color and comp, Dolores! Congrats! #979788

Carol Engstrom level-deluxe 12/17/2004 4:34:54 PM

Very cool! Congrats again. #982008

Janet Detota level-deluxe 12/18/2004 10:43:09 AM

This is so cool! Congratulations!! #984859

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f:6.7, 1-250/sec, ISO 100, handheld with polarizer on lens,

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