Sinking with the Sun

© Deborah Sandidge

Sinking with the Sun

Shirley L. Carpenter 1/21/2005 6:29:55 AM

Beautiful image Deborah!! great composition and use of effects!! #207351

Marie Fields 1/21/2005 6:34:30 AM

Awesome image, Deborah! Love it! #1053346

Darren K. Fisher 1/21/2005 6:38:01 AM

WOW this is breathtaking. Wonderful job and I love the orange. #1053358

Casey A. Hanson 1/21/2005 6:42:05 AM

Outstanding work Deborah! This is gorgeous! #1053368

Cathy Gregor 1/21/2005 7:02:15 AM

This is beautiful, Deborah!!
-cahty #1053430

Marcie A. Fowler 1/21/2005 7:03:02 AM

so very well done Deborah!!! Gorgeous sunset!! #1053437

cj patterson 1/21/2005 7:45:31 AM

Stunning image!!! #1053577

Lori Ditlefsen 1/21/2005 8:11:25 AM

Beautiful shot! Nice clarity and color with nice position of the boat and sun! Well done! #1053647

ADILSON F. FERREIRA 1/21/2005 8:48:27 AM

Terrific image Deborah!!! Great colors and reflection, nice job on this!!! #1053732

Lucia De Giovanni 1/21/2005 8:51:02 AM

Great work Deborah! Very beautifully done! #1053739

Deborah Sandidge 1/21/2005 9:15:09 AM

Thanks so much! I appreciate your thoughtful comments - happy Friday to everyone! #1053762

Wally Orlowsky 1/21/2005 9:52:38 AM

Simply gorgeous color and a terrific, seamless, use of the flood filter, Deborah. #1053804

Karen Bacon 1/21/2005 10:17:49 AM

Gorgeous Debby!You did a great job with this! #1053856

Carolyn M. Fletcher 1/21/2005 11:06:25 AM

It's just perfection!! Couldn't be better! #1053949

Deborah Sandidge 1/21/2005 11:35:46 AM

Thank you Wally, Karen and Carolyn! #1053996

William C. Raco 1/21/2005 12:50:05 PM

Wow, what stunning color and effects.
This is gorgeous, Debby!
Excellent work

bill #1054124

Colette M. Metcalf 1/21/2005 1:52:26 PM

Just gorgeous!!!! #1054238

Dan Holm 1/21/2005 2:34:16 PM

Wow! This is definitely among my favorites of yours, Deborah! Gorgeous, as usual! #1054348

Piotr M. Organa 1/21/2005 4:50:19 PM

Magnificent colour, Deborah! #1054638

Janet L. Skinner 1/21/2005 5:01:34 PM

Wonderful in every way, Deborah!! #1054655

Judy S. Fung 1/21/2005 5:54:53 PM

Beautiful, Deborah! #1054779

Stephen Zacker 1/21/2005 5:57:43 PM

Fantastic. Very striking and great colors #1054787

Deborah C. Lewinson 1/21/2005 5:59:28 PM

Gorgeous image, Deb, excellent and outstanding in every way!!!

-Debby #1054795

Cathy Stancil 1/21/2005 6:01:43 PM

Amazing work on this Deborah ! Beautiful image ! #1054804

Deborah Sandidge 1/21/2005 6:41:52 PM

Thanks so much for your thoughtful comments! Much appreciated! #1054893

Nobu Nagase 1/21/2005 7:34:12 PM

Beautiful work, Deborah!
Love the colors and effect! #1054979

Roger D. Meador 1/22/2005 8:43:43 AM

This is really good. #1056236

Audrea Telkamp 1/22/2005 7:32:36 PM

This is gorgeous Deborah!! I love your use of effects!! #1057172

Deborah Sandidge 1/22/2005 8:48:13 PM

Thanks so much! #1057230

Wayne Brasch 1/23/2005 12:26:18 AM

Magnificent work Deborah. #1057304

Jim Kinnunen 1/23/2005 6:59:17 AM

Gorgeous Deborah!!! #1057928

Deborah Sandidge 1/24/2005 7:09:15 AM

Thank you Wayne and Jim! #1059907

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 1/27/2005 10:07:07 AM

Outstanding work Deborah, I love this very much!!! Great effects!! #1066969

Deborah Sandidge 1/27/2005 10:10:57 AM

Thank you very much, Donna, I appreciate your comments! #1066980

Janet Detota 1/29/2005 7:23:15 PM

This is gorgeous and fabulous effect use! #1072016

Deborah Sandidge 1/29/2005 7:29:08 PM

Thanks so much, Janet!! #1072025

Patty Razonable 2/6/2005 12:28:56 AM

Congratulations on your POTD!! Stunning image!!! #1086609

Richard H. Hahn 2/6/2005 12:42:04 AM

Wonderful digital art image. Definitely not a landscape/scenery category, but good luck in the DA category. It's a wonderful image. #1086621

Leanne M.E. Boyd 2/6/2005 1:07:19 AM

Congratulations, stunning! #1086643

Carol Brill 2/6/2005 1:15:31 AM

WOW, talk about liquid gold, this is a 14-karat gem, Deborah, congratulations on your POTD! #1086646

Karen Engelbreth 2/6/2005 1:22:07 AM

Congrats on your POTD, Deborah! #1086650

Kathleen N. Nelson 2/6/2005 1:41:36 AM

Absolutely beautiful image, Deborah. Congratulations on your POTD! #1086665

Dragan Milenkovic 2/6/2005 1:50:31 AM

It is really:"Beautiful image Deborah!! great composition and use of effects!!"
but it goes only when you see the same motive for first hundred times. After that it becomes to prosaic. #1086669

Kip T. Berger 2/6/2005 1:55:01 AM

Excellent work Deb! Very pretty & eye catching! Congratulations on your POTD! :) #1086670

Arya Bandyopadhyay 2/6/2005 1:57:42 AM

Congrats, Deborah, on your POTD!!! Great image!!! #1086671

Kathleen Clemons 2/6/2005 3:25:50 AM

This is gorgeous, Deborah! Congrats! #1086697

Scott Pedersen 2/6/2005 4:17:58 AM

Very nice Deborah. Excellent image. #1086754

Wendy Stevenson 2/6/2005 4:19:11 AM

Congratulations on your POTD with this stunning image. Absolutely beautiful!! #1086757

Wally Orlowsky 2/6/2005 4:46:38 AM

Congratulations on this breathtaking POTD, Deborah! #1086793

Claudia Kuhn 2/6/2005 4:51:28 AM

Wonderful Deborah, congrats on your POTD! #1086795

Janet L. Skinner 2/6/2005 4:51:53 AM

Congrats, Deborah!!! I fell in love with this image the first time around!! #1086796

Debra Booth 2/6/2005 5:01:18 AM

OMG, Deborah! What an incredibly beautiful image! Congratulations on POTD! #1086802

Cindy K. Bracken 2/6/2005 5:08:40 AM

WOW! What a striking and beautiful image. Congratulations on POTD!
Cindy Bracken
shuttermom profitable photography #1086810

Donna L. Cuic 2/6/2005 5:15:56 AM

Gorgeous image Deborah and wonderful artwork. Good Job. Congrats on making POTD.
Donna #1086825

Diane Addonizio 2/6/2005 5:27:57 AM

Confratulations on POTD, Deborah !!!! #1086879

Anita Hogue 2/6/2005 5:29:48 AM

This is absolutely beautiful! Congratulations on POTD! #1086886

Stephen Zacker 2/6/2005 5:40:47 AM

This is a great image. The colors and reflections are right on. Congratulations! #1086916

Marcie A. Fowler 2/6/2005 5:49:31 AM

A simply stunning image. Congrats on a well deserved POTD!! #1086956

Deborah C. Lewinson 2/6/2005 5:49:39 AM

So glad to see this as POTD!!!!
Congratulations, Deb!

-Debby #1086957

Gil W. 2/6/2005 5:50:15 AM

Congratulations on a beautiful imagine and an awesome use of effects! #1086959

Terry R. Hatfield 2/6/2005 5:52:38 AM

Very Nice Deborah,Congratulations On Your POTD:-) #1086969

Charlene Bayerle 2/6/2005 6:02:39 AM

So well deserved Debby....Congratulations!!!! #1086998

Murry Grigsby 2/6/2005 6:16:18 AM

Congrats on your POTD Debby! #1087024

Dolores Neilson 2/6/2005 6:26:02 AM

Gorgeous, Deborah!! I love the use of the flood filter here!! Well done!! Have a great day!!

And congrats on your potd!! #1087052

Sharon Day 2/6/2005 7:05:00 AM

Absolutely gorgeous, Deborah!!! Congratulations on your POTD! #1087134

Darren K. Fisher 2/6/2005 7:27:17 AM

A big congrats to you Debby for you POD. #1087179

Jonna Bergström 2/6/2005 7:31:35 AM

Absolutely wonderful image, Deborah! Congratulations on your POTD!!! #1087193

Janet Detota 2/6/2005 7:31:53 AM

Way to go, Deborah! Fabulous work!! #1087194

Casey A. Hanson 2/6/2005 7:42:51 AM

I just love this image! Congrats on your POTD! Have a great day, Deborah! :0) #1087216

Deborah Sandidge 2/6/2005 8:16:17 AM

What a nice surprise!! Thank you for stopping by, your supportive and encouraging comments are sincerely appreciated. You're the best! :o) #1087284

Diane Dupuis 2/6/2005 8:27:01 AM

WOW - Deborah - Simply fantastic! Congrats! #1087299

Sharon Sharon 2/6/2005 8:29:12 AM

Congrats! Love the contrast colors and the swirls and the way the waves curl! Great shot! Sharon #1087303

Wayne Nolting 2/6/2005 8:31:20 AM

Awesome color and composition. The wavy reflections of the mast lead right into the boat. Also an excellent example for the rule of thirds and the use of leading lines. I would display it in my own home. #1087307

Jessica McCollam 2/6/2005 8:38:53 AM

Congratulations on POTD, Deborah! This is a FABULOUS shot!:) #1087317

Stephanie Lyons 2/6/2005 8:39:15 AM

Absolutely stunning! The colors are so vivid and captivating ... a well deserved congratulations to you! #1087318

Peggy Wolff 2/6/2005 9:02:44 AM

WOW, WOW, WOW!!! Gorgeous Deborah and congratulations on your well deserved POTD! #1087345

Janis Herd 2/6/2005 10:07:47 AM

Fantastic, Deborah! I knew this was yours before I even saw your name because of your wonderful, distinctive style. #1087473

Bonita M. Fils 2/6/2005 12:27:00 PM

Absolutely beautiful image Deborah. WOW is all you can say. #1087629

Marilyn F. Wilson 2/6/2005 1:31:10 PM

Congratlation Most beauiful photo capture of the streaming sun light on the waters,truly a photo not a picture.

M Wilson #1087712

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 2/6/2005 2:53:17 PM

Outstanding potd image!! Congrats!! #1087841

Evy Johansen 2/6/2005 5:51:45 PM

Wow - Stunning beautiful!!! Big congratulations on a well deserved POTD image, Deborah!! #1088017

Dale Ann Cubbage 2/6/2005 6:38:58 PM

Fabulous work, as always Deborah! Make sure and put this in the calendar! Shoot, let's go bigger! I want a coffee table book of your photography! I could look at your photographs ALL DAY LONG!! Just brilliant work, my dear friend! Congrats on this, it's my most favorite POTD so far!!

da #1088085

Deborah Sandidge 2/6/2005 7:26:12 PM

Thank you so much, I'm truly honored and touched that each of you would stop to comment so enthusiatically! I appreciate your support and encouragement! Hugs~ Deb #1088161

Pu Chen 2/7/2005 12:14:43 AM

Great effect and beautiful color. Congratulations, Deborah! #1088275

Ed Heaton 2/7/2005 3:47:05 AM

Hi Deborah,
Sorry I'm late with this but congrats on POTD! Great image... #1088460

Franca Cirelli 2/7/2005 5:13:06 AM

Awsome shot and great use of effects! #1088678

Carol Dibble 2/7/2005 6:28:14 AM

Hi Deb -- This is beautiful! The added effect is incredible! Congrats on POTD. Trust you are settled in O-town! #1088955

Kathleen R. Struckle 2/7/2005 9:18:08 AM

Stunning image Deborah!! Congrats. on POTD! #1089308

Deborah Sandidge 2/7/2005 1:07:09 PM

Thanks so much for stopping by and commenting, much appreciated! Hi Carol, we're here among boxes, somewhere! :o) We should get together soon! #1089596

William C. Raco 2/7/2005 6:31:12 PM

My belated congratulations on the POTD recognition, Debby.
Wonderful and deserving work.

bill #1090064

Deborah Sandidge 2/7/2005 7:40:05 PM

Thank you very much, Bill! #1090156

April Bryant 2/9/2005 10:11:57 AM

What a beautiful job! Congrats of POTD! #1093430

Deborah Sandidge 2/9/2005 6:45:29 PM

Thank you, April! #1094428

Judy S. Fung 2/11/2005 1:19:29 AM

Congrats on POTD, Deborah!! #1096752

Deborah Sandidge 2/13/2005 4:38:36 PM

Hi Judy - thank you! :o) #1101339

Wally Orlowsky 2/18/2005 5:49:03 PM

Congratulations again, Deborah! One of my favorites! #1112746

Claudia Kuhn 2/18/2005 5:52:41 PM

Congrats again Deborah! #1112791

Deborah C. Lewinson 2/18/2005 6:25:01 PM

Congrats again, Deb! #1113154

Judy S. Fung 2/18/2005 6:28:02 PM

Congrats, Deborah! #1113183

Terry R. Hatfield 2/18/2005 7:39:28 PM

Congratulations To You Again Deborah!! #1113824

Dan Holm 2/18/2005 7:53:55 PM

Alright, Deborah!! CONGRATULATIONS! #1113998

Piotr M. Organa 2/18/2005 8:04:18 PM

Congratulations, Deborah!!! #1114111

Kelly Abernathy 2/18/2005 8:21:11 PM

Congratulations on a wonderful finalist! -K #1114267

Jim Kinnunen 2/18/2005 8:41:35 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful image Deborah!!! #1114410

Cindy Cone 2/18/2005 8:56:42 PM

Congrats again, Deb! This looks like a winner to me! #1114522

Deborah Sandidge 2/18/2005 8:58:11 PM

Thank you so much for the kindest congrats!! :o) #1114535

Darren K. Fisher 2/18/2005 10:44:51 PM

One of my favorites for sure. Best of luck. #1115029

Leanne M.E. Boyd 2/18/2005 11:07:56 PM

Congratulations Deb! #1115118

Casey A. Hanson 2/18/2005 11:48:05 PM

Congratulations Deborah! I just love this :0) #1115285

Jonna Bergström 2/18/2005 11:56:06 PM

Congratulations on your finalist!! #1115308

Dale Ann Cubbage 2/19/2005 12:06:56 AM

Congrats Deborah! I'm picking this one to take the grand prize! It's so beautiful! Good luck!

da #1115340

Gil W. 2/19/2005 5:31:07 AM

How DO you do it!?!
Your work is wonderful.
Congratulations! #1115967

Sharon Day 2/19/2005 7:58:06 AM

Congratulations on this outstanding image, Deborah!!!


Donna J. Taff 2/19/2005 8:57:04 AM

Congrat's, Deborah!!! #1116860

Jennifer Rennison 2/19/2005 9:32:08 AM

Stunning, Deborah!! Another big congratulations! #1117028

Stephen Zacker 2/19/2005 9:50:09 AM

Amazing colors and reflections. Congratulations #1117124

Karen Engelbreth 2/19/2005 2:51:07 PM

Congrats again, Deborah! #1118022

ADILSON F. FERREIRA 2/20/2005 6:11:24 AM

Congratulations Deborah!!! #1119761

cj patterson 2/21/2005 3:22:31 PM


Claudia Kuhn 2/21/2005 3:23:18 PM

Congratulations on a fine winner!! #1123455

Kara L. Hendricks 2/21/2005 3:25:36 PM

Congrats on this great image Deborah!! #1123466

Charlene Bayerle 2/21/2005 3:40:49 PM

Way to go Debby....Congratulations!!!!! #1123581

Janis Herd 2/21/2005 3:45:33 PM

Congrats, Deborah! #1123599

Deborah C. Lewinson 2/21/2005 4:13:29 PM

Congratulations on this awesome win, Deb! #1123717

Sharon Day 2/21/2005 4:21:23 PM

Big congratulations on your win, Deborah!!! WTG!!! #1123758

Cindy Cone 2/21/2005 4:22:48 PM

Way to go, Deb! Many congrats on this win! #1123770

Susan T. Evans 2/21/2005 4:46:03 PM

Congrats Deb on your win!! WTG #1123870

Donna J. Taff 2/21/2005 4:46:49 PM

Congratulation's on your win, Deborah!! #1123872

Terry R. Hatfield 2/21/2005 5:13:55 PM

Congratulations To You Deb On Your Win Its So Awesome!!! #1123963

Dan Holm 2/21/2005 5:38:13 PM

Yes!!! Alright, Deborah!!! Heartfelt CONGRATULATIONS on this awesome WIN!! #1124034

Cathy Gregor 2/21/2005 5:42:41 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful winner, Deborah!!
-cathy #1124050

Wally Orlowsky 2/21/2005 6:07:21 PM

Congratulations on this awesome winner, Deborah! #1124139

Debra Booth 2/21/2005 6:30:34 PM

Congratulations on your win, Deborah!! #1124220

Kelly Abernathy 2/21/2005 6:32:50 PM

Congratulations on your win! Way to go! -K #1124230

Dale Ann Cubbage 2/21/2005 6:43:07 PM

Congrats Deborah! I was rooting for you all the way! It's a fabulous image!!

da #1124292

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 2/21/2005 9:57:49 PM

Excellent image!! Congratulations on your win!! I love the way you used the flood filter Deborah!! #1124684

Judy S. Fung 2/22/2005 1:41:32 AM

Big congrats on your win, Deborah!! #1124862

ADILSON F. FERREIRA 2/22/2005 4:30:08 AM

Congratulations on your win Deborah!!! #1125149

Donna W. Neal 2/22/2005 4:35:02 AM

CONGRATULATIONS on your win Deb ..:) #1125166

Carol Dibble 2/22/2005 5:22:29 AM

Congratulations Deb! This is a much deserved's beautiful! #1125303

Jonna Bergström 2/22/2005 8:20:44 AM

Congratulations, Deb! Very well deserved win! #1125803

Karen Engelbreth 2/22/2005 9:01:08 AM

Congratulations on your win, Deborah! #1125887

Jennifer Rennison 2/22/2005 12:00:50 PM

Congratulations on your win, Deborah!! #1126194

Karen Bacon 2/22/2005 2:41:09 PM

Congratulations Deborah on this winner! #1126425

Nobu Nagase 2/22/2005 5:22:58 PM

Congratulations, Debora, on another big win!!! #1126799

Deborah Sandidge 2/22/2005 5:24:17 PM

Thank you so very much for your best wishes and thoughtful notes! I appreciate each one - it's such an honor to be surrounded by great people like you!! :o) #1126805

Deborah Sandidge 2/22/2005 5:24:19 PM

Thank you so very much for your best wishes and thoughtful notes! I appreciate each one - it's such an honor to be surrounded by great people like you!! :o) #1126807

Casey A. Hanson 2/22/2005 5:57:53 PM

So glad to see this win! Yayyy! :0) #1126877

Piotr M. Organa 2/22/2005 5:58:34 PM

OK, here we go again!

Stephen Zacker 2/22/2005 6:19:19 PM

Fantastic colors. Congratulations #1126939

Jeff Robinson 2/24/2005 3:34:50 AM

Beautifully achieved! Congrats! Jeff #1129904

Deborah Sandidge 2/24/2005 7:48:49 AM

Thank you very much, Casey, Piotr, Stephen and Jeff! :o) #1130493

Shelly A. Van Camp 2/24/2005 3:17:09 PM

This is soooo beautiful!!! What a great shot and wonderful colors!!!! Congrat's from a newbie!
Shelly #1131194

Carol Brill 2/25/2005 6:50:19 PM

Congratulations on your win for this golden gem, Deborah! #1133863

Kristi A. Howson 2/26/2005 12:35:40 PM

Love the flow of colors here Deborah. Congratulations!!!! #1135454

Carolyn J. Connolly 2/27/2005 8:33:43 AM

Wonderful image and effects - a very deserved Second Place win, Deborah - congrat's! :-) #1136936

Kay E. Mahoney 5/31/2005 8:32:59 PM

Congratulations on another win and beautiful capture. #1416735

Deborah Sandidge 5/31/2005 8:49:45 PM

Thanks so much for your thoughtful comments, so glad you liked this digital illustration! #1416760

John V. Roscich 10/5/2006 2:04:17 PM

JOHN #3411967

Steve Downen 11/22/2006 9:53:26 PM

think you could rub some of that PS talent on me? lol...great image! #3617850

Deborah Sandidge 11/23/2006 6:33:18 PM

Thank you very much John and Steve! #3622190

Maria Zammit 5/10/2007 11:07:29 AM

What a lovely photo.. I love the sense of tranquility it gives, the colours are fantastic, composition perfect, a truly great achievement. #4268545

Deborah Sandidge 5/10/2007 4:49:51 PM

Hello Maria - Thank you for your very kind words! I appreciate you taking the time to comment! Kindest regards,~ Deb #4269721

Ashley K. Maurer 9/5/2007 2:22:54 PM

stunning, breathtaking, gorgeous.... #4751531

Shelly A. Van Camp 2/25/2009 9:43:46 AM

Amazing and so beautiful, Deb! I see why this won..................any tips for me on shooting sunsets? We go on a cruise in April. Thanks...:) #7213793

Katrina McMeans 9/27/2011 11:06:25 AM

Wowwww! Just breathtaking... #9700548

Mukerrem Misirlioglu 9/30/2012 12:30:17 AM

Great work, Deborah!
Love the colors and effect!
Mukerrem #10347056

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Leaning sailboat at low tide, the flood filter was added in PS to provide a reflection and create the sinking effect.

Uploaded on 1/21/2005 6:18:58 AM

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Camera: Nikon D100 Digital SLR Camera Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner Photo of the Day

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