Behind Blue Eyes

© Jennifer L. Alder

Behind Blue Eyes

Jennifer L. Alder 5/31/2008 5:24:33 AM

Paul E. Earl

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member since: 3/18/2005 Beautiful portrait with great treatment!
5/31/2008 5:00:06 AM

Roxanne M. Bubar

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member since: 4/14/2005 Jennifer, what an amazing and stunning portrait.
Awesome work

5/31/2008 5:01:17 AM

Judith G. Secco

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member since: 12/18/2002 So well done. Beautiful, Jennifer!

5/31/2008 5:03:13 AM

Aimee McMaster

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member since: 11/20/2005 ....this is stunning Jen...what amazing work....such beautiful and perfect use of effect...Aimee

5/31/2008 5:14:21 AM

Rhonda Burger

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member since: 10/6/2005 Beautiful Jen. She's so photogenic and you take such great shots of her. Rhonda

5/31/2008 5:20:51 AM

Ray Thoms

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member since: 10/26/2005 Very nicely done Jennifer....excellent work!!!!

5/31/2008 5:23:33 AM


Amanda Chapman 5/31/2008 5:29:16 AM

Excellent caputre of emotion!!! She has the prettiest eyes! #6000502

Cassie L. Woodlee 5/31/2008 5:35:44 AM

Jennifer I love your portrait work. This is absolutely STUNNING!!!!!!!!! She is so gorgeous. #6000527

Lynne Morris 5/31/2008 5:37:02 AM

She is beautiful Jennifer and the tones of this are fantastic, great work as always. #6000534

Claudia Kuhn 5/31/2008 5:42:38 AM

Beautiful portrait Jen! Wonderful tones and softness. #6000559

Anita Hogue 5/31/2008 5:47:36 AM

Oh, I love the tones, Jennifer! Very classy! #6000587

JO ANN CLEVELAND 5/31/2008 6:02:20 AM

You have some of the most awesome portraits, they always are outstanding.

I love this one, such a beautiful model and outstanding presentation!

jo ann c. #6000634

Carol Sawyer 5/31/2008 6:18:46 AM

Gorgeous portrait and tones, Jennifer!! #6000684

Julie Abston 5/31/2008 6:23:09 AM

Stunning! Wow...her eyes really draw you in. Excellent portrait!! #6000695

Mukesh Srivastava 5/31/2008 6:39:19 AM

Stunning portrait with lovely eyes and beautiful expression, Jenni!!! #6000733

Jeanine M. Bailey 5/31/2008 7:17:02 AM

WOW!! This is stunning and she is BEAUTIFUL!! Her eyes are amazing!! I love what you have done with this portrait!!! #6000810

Jennifer L. Taranto 5/31/2008 7:39:23 AM

i'm amazed by your post production ... fabulous girl!! what an expression you've captured!! love the texture on her hat too!! #6000862

Jeana Clark 5/31/2008 7:42:51 AM

Outstanding Work Jen!!!
Wonderful tones and excelent details!!

~J~ #6000874

Laurence Saliba 5/31/2008 7:47:13 AM

Simply gorgeous Jennifer!!! Such a beautiful girl and you present us with the best portraits of her!!! #6000890

Deb Koskovich 5/31/2008 7:54:50 AM

As awesome as always, Jen -- such emotion! #6000918

cheryl m. phillips 5/31/2008 8:36:30 AM

I like the treatment on this one Jennifer! She is so cute!
LOVE hats!
~cheryl #6001034

Jessica Jenney 5/31/2008 8:37:27 AM

Outstanding portrait and editing, Jennifer! The lighting and tones are the best! #6001037

Michael Umbreit 5/31/2008 8:59:58 AM

Jennifer - Stunning shot and treatment! Wonderful!! - Mike #6001078

Margaret R. Barry 5/31/2008 10:12:57 AM

Fantastic portrait, Jennifer. Great comp., tones and details! #6001251

Dominick M. Dimacale 5/31/2008 12:10:55 PM

Beautiful, Jennifer.

Dominick #6001535

Judi Morrissey 5/31/2008 1:04:33 PM

This is stunning. Great work, Jen! The lighting and her eyes are amazing. #6001667

Christian Rosito 5/31/2008 1:55:57 PM

Yes, stunning, great shot Jennifer, she's such a great model. #6001805

Cheryle J. Himes 5/31/2008 3:47:23 PM

Wonderful capture, great effects. #6002107

Brett Dolsen 5/31/2008 3:56:25 PM

Awesome portrait Jennifer!!The lighting,tones and details are superb!!
Brett #6002129

Bill Knaps 5/31/2008 6:52:26 PM

Beautiful as can be Jen. Bill #6002682

Mary K. Robison 5/31/2008 7:58:02 PM

This is a lovely combination of soft colors and sepia, Jen! Wonderful work of digital art!
P.S. Hope Melanie got happier as the day went on!;) #6002848

Teresa A. Burnett 5/31/2008 9:20:07 PM

Mel is looking stunning here Jennifer!! (as usual) Wonderfully dramatic portrait!! Love it!! #6002999

Stefania Barbier 5/31/2008 10:40:09 PM

absolutely GORGEOUS!!!!!!! #6003115

Barbara Waldoch 6/1/2008 12:07:57 AM

What did you say to get this serious expression? :-)
Terrific portrait, Jen! #6003167

Anastasia Hoff 6/1/2008 6:21:24 AM

Excellent work, Jennifer, as ever. #6003755

Ujjwal Mukherjee 6/1/2008 6:57:18 AM

Nice to see Melanie back again,Jen! She looks as fabulous as ever and so is your work with her! #6003958

Teresa Pritchett 6/1/2008 6:57:45 AM

You are amazing! Beautiful work, fantastic portrait!!!!! #6003961

Renata Gusciora 6/1/2008 7:02:38 AM

Fantastic portrait,Jennifer!Great tones and everything! #6004008

Jennifer L. Alder 6/1/2008 8:31:40 AM

Thanks again very much everyone! :)
Barbara-- Mel is really a natural, she makes it very easy on me... offering a variety of expression on her own. I find it is best to just go with whatever she is feeling like doing, so I seldom try to evoke expression from her. #6004386

Patrick Rouzes 6/1/2008 8:35:50 AM

This one somehow reminds me of a Betty Davis portrait, Jennifer!!! Another phenomenal work here,my friend!!! #6004408

Debra R. Harder 6/1/2008 9:46:48 AM

My oh my, Jen. Mel's growing up so fast before our eyes. She looks like a young lady these days. Beautiful tones, expression, lighting, comp...GORGEOUS AS ALWAYS, my friend! Deb #6004639

Sam Britt 6/1/2008 12:08:49 PM

Beautiful portrait Jennifer, great tones & expression. #6005091

Kathy Reeves 6/1/2008 12:42:41 PM

Beautiful, model, portrait and effects! Excellent as always! #6005198

"emmanuel ""nolax""" N. Montemar 6/1/2008 4:25:49 PM

beautiful young lady in a beautiful portrait! jen, the treatment here is over the top! the tones and choice of colors so pleasing! #6005904

Eugenio Diaz 6/1/2008 4:50:25 PM

She is a beauty...Lovely girl and you dis a fantastic work on this portrait...The tones are Magnificent...Well done, Jennifer :)

Shari Kelly 6/1/2008 5:34:31 PM

An EXQUISITE image Jen!!!!
into my faves...perfect in every single way!!! ^j^ Shari #6006093

Ahmad Afshar 6/1/2008 7:06:28 PM

Awesome shot Jennifer, very impressive!! #6006441

Jean E. Hildebrant 6/1/2008 8:47:08 PM

Love the editing, Jennifer! Wonderful! #6006716

Laura L. Gonzales 6/2/2008 12:33:50 AM

Fantastic Jen!!!!! So adorable and soooo striking!! Great expression and eyes!! Love this! Laura #6007074

Jamie Elliott 6/2/2008 12:40:01 AM

Stunning work, Jen!! #6007090

Avril Young 6/2/2008 1:35:47 AM

Oustanding work...just love it,...the tones and colour are the sepia and just a little bit of colour...stunning! #6007162

Ross Throndson 6/2/2008 2:53:27 AM

Wow....Amazing Portrait Work again, Jen.....Great One!! ! :-) #6007250

Tiia Vissak 6/2/2008 9:31:40 AM

sweet! #6008649

Dennis Flanagan 6/2/2008 12:12:31 PM

No doubt about this vote, the "eyes" have it. #6009238

Michelle L. Frick 6/2/2008 1:20:13 PM

GORGEOUS!!! Love the SC on her eyes Jen! #6009576

John Connolly 6/2/2008 3:09:10 PM

Love the color tones and blue eyes, Jennifer! Excellent work in this fine presentation! #6009979

Reynaldo D. Reyes 6/2/2008 4:16:56 PM

Fantastic portrait of this beautiful model, love the effects especially the details on the eyes. #6010181

Erika Haight 6/3/2008 8:53:13 AM

Oh my gosh Jennifer... Could It Get Any More Perfect???? LOOOOOOVVVVEEE THIS!!! #6013411

Raquel J. Ruiz 6/4/2008 12:55:51 AM

Oh My goodness This is beauuuuutiful! :o) #6016098

Angie Sidles 6/4/2008 8:08:08 AM

Absolutely stunning work Jen! Love your color scheme and textures! Mel is growing up so fast! Beautiful portrait! #6017760

Datha Y. Thompson 6/4/2008 11:52:07 PM

Beautiful!!! Love her expression and eyes Jennifer :0) #6020690

Shannon D. Miller 6/19/2008 8:35:22 AM

CONGRATULATIONS on this beautiful photo Jennifer!!! #6078171

Mary Timman 6/19/2008 8:43:30 AM

Stunning eyes and tones. Congratulations and good luck on the next round! #6078211

Colleen Farrell 6/19/2008 8:50:00 AM

Sensational! Congrats on your finalist, Jennifer! #6078253

Christian Rosito 6/19/2008 8:50:51 AM

Great! Congratulations Jennifer on your beautiful finalist! #6078263

Tiia Vissak 6/19/2008 8:51:04 AM

Congratulations! #6078266

Jessica Jenney 6/19/2008 9:01:52 AM

Congratulations, Jennifer on your gorgeous finalist! #6078373

Kimi A. Phillips 6/19/2008 9:06:28 AM

CONGRATS, my friend!!:) #6078420

Kathy L. Clark 6/19/2008 9:11:28 AM

Congratulations Jennifer. Way to go. #6078487

Girish Vaghela 6/19/2008 9:17:58 AM

This is stunning, Congrats, Jennifer!! #6078553

Philippe Vieux-Jeanton 6/19/2008 9:21:31 AM

Splendid!! Congratulations Jennifer! #6078597

Margaret R. Barry 6/19/2008 9:27:34 AM

Congratulations on your fantastic finalists, Jennifer! #6078672

Daniella Puente 6/19/2008 9:32:22 AM

WTG Jennifer, excellent finalist!!! #6078724

Melissa G. Meiselman 6/19/2008 9:36:04 AM

Congratulations, Jennifer on this fantastic finalist!! #6078768

Kara L. Hendricks 6/19/2008 9:37:58 AM

Congrats Jennifer on your MANY wonderful finalists... I saw your name in there numerous times!! #6078791

Nancy (Peaches) Harker 6/19/2008 10:01:00 AM

BIG Congrats on your finalist!

Awsome and beautiful portrait Jen! #6079106

Tarun Bose 6/19/2008 10:05:20 AM

Congrats for your finalist, Jennifer. #6079151

Nadya Johnson 6/19/2008 10:08:29 AM

Congratulations on your outstanding finalist, Jennifer! #6079189

Michelle L. Frick 6/19/2008 10:18:26 AM

Congratulations Jen on this beautiful finalist! #6079315

Elida Gutierrez 6/19/2008 10:28:14 AM

Congrats for your finalist!!! #6079439

Claudia Kuhn 6/19/2008 10:31:30 AM

Beautiful Jen, congrats! #6079472

Melissa G. Meiselman 6/19/2008 10:44:51 AM

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist, Jennifer!!! #6079634

Lester A. Garcia 6/19/2008 10:45:08 AM

This finalist entry and all your other finalist entries are just super. I Expect winners from these. Congrats! - Lester #6079638

Mukesh Srivastava 6/19/2008 10:47:57 AM

A big congrats on this well deserving finalist!!!!! #6079671

Melissa McCabe 6/19/2008 11:00:42 AM

Fantastic Jen, very striking!!! Congratulations!!! : ) -mm #6079806

Marisol Pastor 6/19/2008 11:37:03 AM

Congratulations Jennifer! This is a absolutely stunning portrait. #6080133

Karen Slagle 6/19/2008 12:02:27 PM

Huge congrats on this awesome finalist, Jennifer... #6080309

Bojan Bencic 6/19/2008 12:42:20 PM

Congratulations Jennifer! #6080545

Marijana Fajgl 6/19/2008 12:58:29 PM

Fantastic image, Jennifer! Congratulations! #6080605

Angie Sidles 6/19/2008 1:53:50 PM

I had a feeling about this one! Big congrats Jen! #6080820

Renata Gusciora 6/19/2008 2:26:43 PM

Big congratulations on this fantastic finalist,Jennifer! #6080918

Sam Britt 6/19/2008 3:12:56 PM

Congratulations, Jennifer! #6081070

Renee Doyle 6/19/2008 3:19:14 PM

Another gorgeous work Jen!! Congrats again girl! #6081096

Michael Umbreit 6/19/2008 4:11:44 PM

Jen - Congratulations on this wonderful finalist! - Mike #6081349

Erin Appelbaum 6/19/2008 4:11:59 PM

Awesome finalist Jennifer. peter #6081351

Jeana Clark 6/19/2008 4:29:08 PM


~J~ #6081429

Barbara Waldoch 6/19/2008 4:44:01 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful Finalist, Jen! #6081508

Joseph M. Muench 6/19/2008 6:21:13 PM

Congrats on this awesome finalist Jennifer!
-Joe #6081925

Debra R. Harder 6/19/2008 7:09:06 PM

When you're hot you're hot!! WTG, Jen!! Congratulations on this AWESOME finalist!! Deb #6082145

Agnes Fegan 6/19/2008 8:12:18 PM

Congratulations !!! #6082424

Stephanie Frey 6/19/2008 8:20:12 PM

Congratulations, Jennifer! #6082484

Amber J. Skene 6/19/2008 8:26:39 PM

Congrats on your finalist! #6082522

Ujjwal Mukherjee 6/19/2008 8:38:39 PM

Absolutely fabulous,Jen! Huge congratulations!! #6082581

Stefania Barbier 6/19/2008 9:56:49 PM


"emmanuel ""nolax""" N. Montemar 6/19/2008 10:29:29 PM

Congrats on your finalist, Jen! GORGEOUS!!! #6082919

Laurence Saliba 6/19/2008 11:44:41 PM

Oh I really love these!! Congrats again Jennifer!!! #6083099

Michelle Alton 6/20/2008 1:34:38 AM

Wow...It's a truly worthy Finalist, Jennifer...and destined for the Winners' circle.
Michelle #6083269

Tarun Bose 6/20/2008 3:35:30 AM

Congrats Jennifer. #6083573

Jeff Robinson 6/20/2008 3:39:45 AM

Congrats Jennifer on this Outstanding Finalist! Jeff #6083590

Janet McNeil 6/20/2008 3:58:21 AM

Congratulations and good luck in round 2!! #6083679

Anita Hogue 6/20/2008 4:39:52 AM

Congratulations on a stunning finalist! #6083861

Jennifer L. Taranto 6/20/2008 7:34:48 AM

Congrats girl!! #6084652

JO ANN CLEVELAND 6/20/2008 11:57:27 AM

WOW! Congratulations on this awesome finalist, go for the gold!

jo ann c. #6085646

Lynne Morris 6/20/2008 12:03:40 PM

Huge congratulations on your beautiful finalists Jeb, you really did sweep up! #6085667

Joannie Bertucci 6/20/2008 12:20:02 PM

As always Jennifer an amazing treatment of portrait work!
Congrats on your well deserved finalist! #6085712

Chastity Abbott 6/20/2008 12:49:06 PM

Simply breathtaking....congrats on this image! Your work truly is beautiful and I enjoy seeing it! Keep up the amazing work!!! Happy summer :) #6085944

Shari Kelly 6/20/2008 1:26:42 PM

WOW JENNIFER---You outdone yourself with all these outstanding images ...I absolutely love this one...CONGRATS GIRL!!!! Shari ^j^ #6086247

Kristi A. Howson 6/20/2008 5:53:25 PM

Congratulations on this wonderful Finalist Jennifer. Just gorgeous! #6087276

Cassie L. Woodlee 6/20/2008 7:00:11 PM

Congratulations, Jennifer!!!!!!!!! #6087515

Donna C. Arnold 6/21/2008 12:10:55 AM

Congratulations Jennifer on ALL your great wins!! #6088306

Colette M. Metcalf 6/21/2008 4:30:55 AM

Congratulations, Jennifer!!!! #6088954

Jeffrey S. Rease 6/21/2008 10:03:13 AM

This is fabulous, Jennifer! Congratulations!! :-) #6090306

Carol Teal 6/22/2008 11:44:41 AM

Stunning capture and what eyes! Congrats on your finalist Jennifer!! #6093481

Marina Moore 6/28/2008 5:58:09 PM

Congratulations Jen!!!! BEAUTIFUL portrait, wonderful editing. :) #6118331

Roger Fry 7/2/2008 1:54:24 AM

Fan-tas-tic !! #6131223

Yulianto Soeroso 7/3/2008 7:47:17 PM

Congratulations Jen...........
without name I know this picture created by you hahaha congrate again I know your style hahahaha nice #6137701

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Melanie, captured last week outdoors
Desaturated, blended in some sepia and applied a little texture.

Thanks for looking!! :)

Entered: People

Exif: F Number: 6.3, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/200 seconds, Flash: fired, auto mode, ISO: 400, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 85.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XTi

Uploaded on 5/31/2008 5:22:57 AM Photo Contest Finalist

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