Dancing with the Trees

© Michelle Alton

Dancing with the Trees

Chris Gin 9/15/2008 2:26:48 AM

Stunning shot!! Beautiful tones and composition. #998779

William C. Raco 9/15/2008 2:28:36 AM

I love the shapes of the trees. The composition and IR do make it appear they are dancing. Very nicely done! #6455864

Doug Pignet 9/15/2008 2:29:56 AM

Very well done Michelle,Doug #6455867

Lynn M. Whitt 9/15/2008 2:34:12 AM

beautiful image, they do look like they are dancing... #6455875

MELODIE C. ROBERTS 9/15/2008 2:42:35 AM

Wow
Everybody Dance Now!!!!!!
It Looks Like a Dance Party
Excellent Work Michelle!!

How do you Know they are from Jersey??
Their Accents?? #6455892

Carolyn J. Connolly 9/15/2008 2:56:22 AM

Fabulous infrared creation, Michelle!! I love it!! :o) #6455916

Carolyn M. Fletcher 9/15/2008 2:58:01 AM

Cool shot! #6455917

Wally Orlowsky 9/15/2008 3:30:53 AM

Great combination, Michelle ...Sure looks very "spooky! You're going to have to start paying those vultures modeling fees ;) #6455990

Margaret R. Barry 9/15/2008 3:30:55 AM

Fantastic image, Michelle. Great comp., tones and PS work! #6455991

Aimee S. McMaster 9/15/2008 3:38:28 AM

....very neat image Michelle...looks...a bit eerie.....Aimee #6456010

Jeff W. Robinson 9/15/2008 3:38:33 AM

Very nice work Michelle! Jeff #6456011

Tiia Vissak 9/15/2008 3:51:22 AM

well done! #6456053

Dr. Harmeet Singh 9/15/2008 4:47:15 AM

Very nice image #6456298

Alan L. Borror 9/15/2008 4:55:37 AM

Wonderful image with great digital darkroom work, Michelle! Very unique and creative. #6456320

Mary L. Graham 9/15/2008 5:22:59 AM

Excellent IR Image here Michelle!! =) #6456471

Renata Gusciora 9/15/2008 6:15:16 AM

Amazing capture with this unusual tones and great composition,Michelle! #6456703

Mike Clime 9/15/2008 9:23:15 AM

Very cool IR shot, Michelle! A little eerie with the vultures. #6457463

Joseph N. DiGilio 9/15/2008 2:55:39 PM

This is some outstanding work, Michelle. I love the way the foliage came out. The leaves look bleached. Good title. The trees appear to be dancing. The vultures scout ahead to insure the way is safe for their queen. #6458672

Linda Proctor 9/15/2008 5:59:38 PM

Very very cool image Michelle !! Love your work on this and a very impressive gallery!! #6459201

Stefania Barbier 9/15/2008 11:58:54 PM

spectacular IR Michelle... truly gorgeous! #6460115

Jeffrey D. Estacio 9/16/2008 12:19:56 AM

Nicely done. Nice job!!! #6460239

Bill Knaps 9/16/2008 11:09:07 PM

What a most beautiful creation Michelle. You are very creative. Bill #6464698

Stephen Zacker 9/17/2008 9:08:33 AM

Out of this world.. this is just Cool! #6466539

Siete Meeter 10/1/2008 5:11:20 AM

Amazing capture with this unusual tones and great composition,Michelle! #6537264

Judi Bailey 10/4/2008 5:24:19 AM

Outstanding shot and choice of effects....It comes together beautifully !! Really "special" !! #6551739

Nadya Johnson 10/22/2008 8:59:15 PM

Congrats again on another spectacular finalist, Michelle! #6640767

Barbara Waldoch 10/22/2008 9:29:45 PM

WTG, Michelle! #6641008

Teresa A. Burnett 10/22/2008 9:44:33 PM

And another huge congratulations Michelle on this fantastic finalist!! Best of luck in the next round!! #6641151

frank w. degenhardt 10/22/2008 9:48:17 PM

Michelle- Another finalist for your creative and most beautiful work. Congratulations again. Your work is amazing. Way to go my friend. #6641189

Stefania Barbier 10/22/2008 11:04:45 PM

ANOTHER GORGEOUS FINALIST MICHELLE, CONGRATULATIONS AGAIN!!!!! #6641698

Doug Pignet 10/23/2008 2:44:54 AM

Another beauty...Congratulations,Doug #6642702

Susie Peek-Swint 10/23/2008 3:55:39 AM

Very cool image and dd work Michelle ~ many congrats again! #6642951

Debra R. Harder 10/23/2008 8:24:50 AM

Congratulations, Michelle, on another OUTSTANDING finalist! Deb #6645241

Stephanie Frey 10/23/2008 8:54:48 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful
Finalist! #6645571

Manuel Barrera 10/23/2008 9:50:18 AM

the vultures are perfect for this all we need is Mowgli:) congratulations #6646122

Marijana Fajgl 10/23/2008 12:00:41 PM

Another fantastic finalist, Michelle! Congratulations! #6647080

Usman M. Bajwa 10/23/2008 5:41:26 PM

Congrats. on this very beautiful Finalist.

UB. #6648910

Renee Doyle 10/25/2008 8:13:42 PM

Superb IR work Michelle!!! Congratulations!! #6660403

Colleen Farrell 10/26/2008 10:27:12 AM

Belated congratulations on this awesome finalist! #6662925

Philippe Vieux-Jeanton 10/26/2008 11:26:51 PM

Very cool infrared!! Great finalist! BTW, about all the birds in your work, Did you know than Near of my place, is a little town named Bodega bay! (Hitchcock/The Birds :)))) #6664935

Graeme Chow 11/12/2008 6:28:57 AM

Fantastic image with the infrared camera. Congratulations on the finalist and dicussion topic here, Michelle. #6744725

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Description

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Tree Tango--Somewhere in Death Valley, California.
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This image had been in my gallery for a long while. Did some extra dodging and burning, integrated some dance partners into the picture--a few New
Jersey turkey vultures and a shiny plane (one passes my office window about once every 30 seconds).
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Infrared image made using a converted EOS 10D camera body
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F9.0, 1/45s, ISO: 100, 28 mm.
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~~ Digital Darkroom ~~

Exif: F Number: 9.5, Exposure Bias Value: 2.00, ExposureTime: 1/45 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 100, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 24.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 10D

Uploaded on 9/15/2008 2:26:05 AM

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