Kristy A. Keene 9/29/2008 9:00:56 PM

~Original~ #1007479

Les Rhoades 9/29/2008 11:48:03 PM

This would make a crazy "Black Light" poster. I can see it selling in Spencer Gifts in a Mall near you, NOW!
HTD! #6530996

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 9/30/2008 12:14:12 AM

Very creative and cool Kristy!! HTD! #6531091

Dr Silly 9/30/2008 1:41:50 AM

Way cool. :O) #6531407

Melinda F. Schneider 9/30/2008 3:21:03 AM

Nifty! And thanks for sharing your process!! (I STILL don't think I could do it, lol!) #6531679

Nikki McDonald 9/30/2008 3:55:01 AM

Very psychedelic, Kristy! Great colors and I love the swirl. Happy Theme Day. #6531820

Kara L. Hendricks 9/30/2008 4:35:11 AM

Yeesh!!! That's alot of work!!

Paid off!!

Great job!!

HTD!!! #6531940

Joy Rector 9/30/2008 4:55:38 AM

cool #6532026

Cheryl E. Davis 9/30/2008 6:07:27 AM

Groovy! Great work and great effects!

Happy Theme Day! #6532327

Bob Cournoyer 9/30/2008 6:52:12 AM

I agree with the poster idea. Very well swirled..

Happy Theme Day #6532573

Kristy A. Keene 9/30/2008 6:52:13 AM

Thank you all!!! #6532574

Lisa D. Greer 9/30/2008 8:35:26 AM

Very cool! Great work! #6533013

Mitch Spence 9/30/2008 8:42:11 AM

A wild and wonderful design, Kristy. #6533057

Elida Gutierrez 9/30/2008 8:58:47 AM

Wonderful work!!!

HAPPY THEME DAY!!! #6533173

Wally Orlowsky 9/30/2008 10:01:00 AM

*Step 9. Sit back and bask in the praise for a job well done! #6533493

Janet Daniel 9/30/2008 1:05:31 PM

This is awesome, Kristy! Spectacular DD work! Love it! #6534083

Nancy (Peaches) Harker 9/30/2008 4:43:59 PM

WTG on the steps Kristy, super ddr and capture! #6534774

Susan Fox 9/30/2008 5:01:37 PM

Super cool abstract Kristy! Happy Theme Day :-) #6534821

eileen bedford 9/30/2008 5:17:25 PM

Great work on this abstrack Kristy. HTD..... #6534867

Brett Dolsen 10/1/2008 3:31:55 AM

Great colours and abstract creation Kristy!!The description made me dizzy!!Brett #6536826

A P 10/4/2008 10:11:28 PM

Totally cool man and congrats on the well deserved EFP #6554413

Jodi Zimmer 10/5/2008 12:51:41 PM

Wow!!! I love this Kristy!!! You are so awesome with DD #6556375

Laura E. Swan 10/20/2008 10:18:35 AM

I'm so glad you attached the original and the instructions. I was really curious to see what you started with. LOVE what you ended up with too!!! COOL! #6627372

Nancy (Peaches) Harker 10/22/2008 7:00:57 PM

HUGE CONGRATS on your finalist, best of luck in the next round! #6639549

Dr Silly 10/22/2008 7:09:36 PM

Congratulations Kristy on your Finalist. :O)

Nikki McDonald 10/22/2008 7:36:45 PM

WooHoo, Kristy! Congratulations on a beautiful finalist and best of luck in the next round! #6639817

Nadya Johnson 10/22/2008 7:51:18 PM

Congratulations Kristy, on your finalist! #6639968

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 10/22/2008 7:55:06 PM

Congratulations on your finalist! This is very cool Kristy! #6640010

Teresa A. Burnett 10/22/2008 8:14:17 PM

All right!!! Congratulations on your finalist Kristy!! #6640208

Lisa J. Boulden 10/22/2008 8:15:35 PM

WTG Kristy!!!
Big congrats on this masterful abstract!
`Lisa #6640221

Laura L. Gonzales 10/22/2008 8:51:02 PM

WOW, just beautiful Kristy!! Congratulations on your well deserverd finalist!! Good luck! Laura #6640648

Jean E. Hildebrant 10/22/2008 8:52:57 PM

Yippeeee, Kristy!!! Congrat's on this very cooool finalist!!! #6640674

Barbara Waldoch 10/22/2008 8:53:53 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Kristy! #6640687

frank w. degenhardt 10/22/2008 8:54:33 PM

A lot of work went into this dazzling picture and I'm so happy for you making the qualifying round. Congratulations Kristy. #6640700

Elida Gutierrez 10/22/2008 9:24:33 PM

Congratulations on your FINALIST!!! #6640956

Evy Johansen 10/22/2008 10:23:18 PM

Huge congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Kristy! #6641389

Laura E. Swan 10/22/2008 10:29:46 PM

You are so creative and SO deserving of this wonderful finalist award! VERY VERY COOL KRISTY! -Laura #6641422

Stefania Barbier 10/22/2008 10:31:07 PM


Naomi Weiser 10/22/2008 11:54:23 PM

Conrats! what a fun colorful design! #6641981

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer 10/23/2008 12:16:15 AM

A very beautiful abstract, Kristy. Congrats on your wonderful finalist. #6642063

Margaret R. Barry 10/23/2008 1:43:35 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Kristy! #6642507

Janet Daniel 10/23/2008 3:34:08 AM

Congrats, Kristy! :-) #6642879

Eugenio Diaz 10/23/2008 4:58:31 AM

Congratulations on your AMAZING Finalist!!!
Well done! #6643412

Lynne Morris 10/23/2008 5:15:25 AM

Huge Congratulations on this beautiful finalist Kristy. #6643592

Ujjwal Mukherjee 10/23/2008 5:35:09 AM

Wonderful Finalist,Kristy! Congratulations!! #6643749

Robert Baer 10/23/2008 6:13:10 AM

congrats kristy on another wonderful Kristy creation!! #6644043

M.Christine Duncan 10/23/2008 6:31:38 AM

Big congrats Kristy!!! Awesome finalist and just plain fun!! #6644153

Mukesh Srivastava 10/23/2008 6:36:36 AM

HUGE CONGRATS on your finalist, best of luck in the next round! #6644189

Vladan D. Djordjevic 10/23/2008 7:24:34 AM

Congratulations on your super finalist, Kristy. #6644612

Debra R. Harder 10/23/2008 7:45:41 AM

Congratulations, Kristy, on this AWESOME finalist! Deb #6644800

Stephanie Frey 10/23/2008 8:16:23 AM

Congratulations on your Finalist! #6645141

Mitch Spence 10/23/2008 8:21:23 AM

Congratulations, Kristy! #6645204

Colleen Farrell 10/23/2008 9:50:18 AM

Wow, how cool!!! Big congrats, Kristy! #6646121

Usman M. Bajwa 10/23/2008 10:38:00 AM

Congrats.on this very beautiful Finalist.

UB. #6646518

Daniella Puente 10/23/2008 10:41:22 AM

Big congrats Kristy! :o) #6646546

Dianna Murphy 10/23/2008 3:40:03 PM


Susan Fox 10/23/2008 4:20:47 PM

Congratulations Kristy :-) #6648314

Laurie Daily 10/23/2008 4:52:26 PM

Very, very cool...Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Kristy!


Sam Britt 10/23/2008 5:11:47 PM

Congratulations, Kristy! #6648682

Mitzie Loland 10/23/2008 11:13:44 PM

Congratulations on your finalist!! #6650135

Christian Rosito 10/24/2008 1:03:23 AM

Congratulations Kristy!!!!!!!!! #6650519

Mike Clime 10/24/2008 4:29:58 AM

Congratulations you your finalist, Kristy! #6651296

Bobbie L. Slayton 10/24/2008 7:42:19 AM

WAY TO GO! Congrats on your finalist! #6652205

Kristy A. Keene 10/24/2008 7:59:58 AM

Thanks so much all !!! #6652296

Mary K. Robison 10/25/2008 1:06:47 AM

Thanks for sharing your "process", Kristy, and CONGRATULATIONS on this excellent finalist! #6656837


This is so beautiful and such an incredible change from the original. Thanks for sharing how you did it. I just wish I could understand. Maybe one day! #9400137

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For PG 101 Theme
~Xtreme Effects~
EFP~ September 30th, 2008~ Digital Darkroom

For the First Time Ever, I am going to walk you through my process, step by step! :)Here it Goes:

*Step 1. Polar Coordinates
Rectangular to Polar
*Step 2. Wave
Undefined Areas~ Wrap Around
Type~ Sine
# of Generators- 29
Wavelength~ Min. 174, Max 174
Amplitude~ Min. 15, Max 62
Scale~ Horiz. 38%, Vert. 100%
*Step 3. Spherize
Type~ Normal
-100% x5 Times
*Step 4. Pinch
-100% x3 Times
*Step 5. Twirl- 306 Degrees
*Step 6. ZigZag
Style~ Out From Center
Amount~ 100%
Ridges~ 20
*Step 7. Cropped
*Step 8. Hue/Saturation
Saturation +25

Whew! Never want to hear all that again, huh? LOL

Exif: F Number: 2.8, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/30 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 93, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 5.80 mm, Model:

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BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest Finalist

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