© Stanley J. Contrades


S J 11/27/2004 11:17:00 PM

Very impressive shot, Stan! Great vertical framing, feeling and technical treatment! I love it! #192051

Charlene Bayerle 11/28/2004 12:19:47 AM

This is terriffic Stan....great image and wonderful effects!!!! #941745

Karen Engelbreth 11/28/2004 12:20:33 AM

Great shot, Stan! #941746

Mary K. Robison 11/28/2004 12:56:34 AM

Super work with the effects, Stan, and so beautifully composed!
Hope to see this again soon! #941787

Dan Holm 11/28/2004 1:59:06 AM

AWESOME shot, Stan!! The simplicity of yo0ur composition, yoiur capture and treatment are all outstanding! I absolutely love this image! #941823

Janet L. Skinner 11/28/2004 5:03:50 AM

Really love the texture of the tree and brick, Stan. Beautifullly composed!!! #941946

Patricia A. Kuniega 11/28/2004 6:13:33 AM

A wonderful composition with the tree framing it so nicely! I also love the pattern of the brick, siding and windows! The monochrome does an excellent job of bringing out all these marvelous details! Great job Stan! #942141

Dale Gast 11/28/2004 7:12:48 AM

Nice, Stan! You've framed this house well & done some great effects to produce this wonderful image!!! #942315

Darren K. Fisher 11/28/2004 7:41:41 AM

Hey there Stan great composition here. I like the textures and how you composed. That effect you have used is very fitting here. #942350

Deborah C. Lewinson 11/28/2004 10:06:23 AM

Excellent image, Stan, amazing details and wonderful use of effects!

-Debby #942636

Stanley J. Contrades 11/29/2004 12:36:38 AM

Sanjay, Charlene, Karen, Mary, Dan, Janet, Patricia, Dale, Darren, and Debby, Thank You! all for your gracious responses!!
Much Aloha,
Stan #943375

Paula Showen 11/30/2004 7:25:07 PM

Beautiful work, Stan! Very well done on your effects! Love it! #947292

Evy Johansen 11/30/2004 8:51:40 PM

What a great composition, Stan! Great work! Wonderful image! #947483

Stanley J. Contrades 11/30/2004 9:06:46 PM

Paula and Evy, thank you so much for taking the time to stop and comment! I am truly grateful for your support!
Much Aloha,
Stan #947526

Lucia De Giovanni 12/15/2004 10:52:00 PM

Congratulations on your Finalist Stan and good luck in the next round my Friend! #974456

Jim Kinnunen 12/15/2004 10:56:48 PM

Congrats Stan! Excellen PS work!!! #974474

Gerda Grice 12/15/2004 10:58:32 PM

Beautifully done, Stan! I'd have been terrified to try 500% in USM. You did it, and it's worked perfectly. Many congratulations on your finalist placing and best of luck in the finals! #974483

Carol Brill 12/15/2004 11:37:05 PM

Stan, this is some outstanding work, congratulations on making the finals, and best of luck! #974672

Phil Sauvey 12/15/2004 11:38:50 PM


Best of luck and congrats on the finalist. #974679

Mary K. Robison 12/15/2004 11:43:10 PM


Patricia Marroquin 12/16/2004 12:07:47 AM

Miss this one last month. This is so beautiful, Stan! Congrats! #974774

Gianna Stadelmyer 12/16/2004 12:09:54 AM

Congratulations, Stan!!! #974786

Kathleen Clemons 12/16/2004 3:28:05 AM

Congrats to you, Stan! #975131

Diane Addonizio 12/16/2004 3:55:25 AM

Congratulations, Stan! #975243

Patricia A. Kuniega 12/16/2004 4:23:39 AM

I just knew we'd see this one here! Congratulations on your wonderful finalist, Stan! #975438

Debra Booth 12/16/2004 5:19:05 AM

What a beautiful image of this wonderful building, Stan! Congratulations!! #975711

Deborah C. Lewinson 12/16/2004 5:27:36 AM

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist, Stan!

Best Wishes,
Debby #975748

Darren K. Fisher 12/16/2004 6:03:46 AM

Way to go Stan. All 3 of your finalist are awesome and well deserved. #975894

Gail Vitikacs 12/16/2004 6:06:26 AM

Big Congratultions Stan! #975909

Kelly Abernathy 12/16/2004 6:30:36 AM

Congratulations! -K #976066

Donna W. Neal 12/16/2004 7:02:48 AM

Well deserved finalist, congratulations
Stan and good luck on the next round..:) #976227

Stacey A. Bates 12/16/2004 7:29:35 AM

Wonderful black and white Stan, Congratulations and best of luck in the next round!!!
Stacey #976363

Karen Engelbreth 12/16/2004 7:48:03 AM

Congratulations, Stan! #976450

Anette Linnea Rasmussen 12/16/2004 9:07:07 AM

Great job Stan!
Congrats on this finalist!

Best wishes Linnea #976772

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 12/16/2004 9:16:39 AM

Excellent capture! Congratulations!!! Great effects used!! #976863

Terry R. Hatfield 12/16/2004 9:31:06 AM

Congratulations,On A Great Finalist Stan:-) #976962

Stanley J. Contrades 12/16/2004 1:52:10 PM

Thank you, thank you, for the kind responses that I am always grateful in receiving!! Thank You!, Lucia, Jim, Gerda (LOL! That's the fun of trying new twists! Have to try it with a greater % on something else if that's possible!!), Carol, Phil, Mary, Patricia M., Jan, Kathleen, DIANE, Patricia K., Debra, Deborah, Darren, Gail, Kelly, Donna N., Stacey, Karen, Linnea, Donna P. and Terry!
Much Aloha,
Stan #978146

Dan Holm 12/16/2004 2:29:22 PM

Congratulations on this most deserving finalist, Stan!!! Best of luck with it in the next round! #978275

Elisabeth A. Gay 12/16/2004 3:56:40 PM

congratulations again Stan!! Very nicely done!
Ann #978557

Stanley J. Contrades 12/16/2004 7:43:53 PM

You're both very kind, Dan and Ann! Thank you ever so much for stopping in ... know everyone is busy!!
Much Aloha,
Stan #979627

Roseann E. Dreasher 12/16/2004 7:45:47 PM

Congrats Stan!! This is fabulous!!! #979635

Judy S. Fung 12/16/2004 8:17:58 PM

Congrats, Stan! #979741

Stanley J. Contrades 12/16/2004 9:09:09 PM

Thank You! both very much and know that I am grateful for your stopping in during these very busy times! And Congratulations to you, RED and Judy, on your Finalists!
Much Aloha,
Stan #979887

Evy Johansen 12/16/2004 9:53:30 PM

Many congratulations and good luck, Stan! #980004

Sharon Day 12/17/2004 6:03:36 AM

Congratulations, Stan! Good luck next round! #980808

Stanley J. Contrades 12/17/2004 11:10:43 AM

Evy and Sharon, thank you very much for your support and kind responses!!
Much Aloha,
Stan #981503

Colette M. Metcalf 12/18/2004 8:45:26 AM

CONGRATULATIONS, Stan!!! Wonderful image!! #984603

Stanley J. Contrades 12/18/2004 12:02:19 PM

Many thanks, Colette!!
Much Aloha,
Stan #984951

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Honolulu, Hawai'i. Still in keeping with the Black & White study is this remake of one of the Mission Houses in Honolulu. PS channel mixer to monochrome, USM @ 500%, Poster edges filter, color balance with red increased.

Uploaded on 11/27/2004 10:56:38 PM

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