Like a Candle in the Wind

© Paul Michko

Like a Candle in the Wind

Carolyn M. Fletcher Student 2/28/2005 2:37:16 AM

Super shot, Paul!! I really like it!! #219698

Charlene Bayerle 2/28/2005 2:43:16 AM

Terriffic imagery Paul...great effects!!!! #1137888

S J 2/28/2005 2:50:08 AM

Very nice still life capture, Paul!! Very nicely done!! I love it!! #1137901

Diane Dupuis-Kallos 2/28/2005 3:03:23 AM

Well done Paul! Really neat! #1137913

Colleen Braun 2/28/2005 3:09:12 AM

very nice... #1137924

Tom Andersen 2/28/2005 3:21:12 AM

I love it, Paul! Great effects! #1137938

Paul Smith 2/28/2005 3:32:16 AM

Great capture, great title! #1137956

Bonnie C. Lackey 2/28/2005 3:35:54 AM

Beautiful image, Paul. I can hear Elton John now... #1137964

Janet L. Skinner 2/28/2005 3:43:50 AM

Awesome effects, Donald!! #1137975

Janet L. Skinner 2/28/2005 3:46:59 AM

I mean, PAUL!!!! #1137978

Diane Addonizio 2/28/2005 4:01:28 AM

Very well done, Paul ! #1138010

Mata Patan 2/28/2005 4:02:02 AM

Great, that flame is special!!
I like the title inspitated by Elton John!! #1138012

Tammy Scott 2/28/2005 4:05:30 AM

Gorgeous image, Paul!!! #1138018

Kathleen Clemons 2/28/2005 4:11:33 AM

Nicely done, Paul, this just glows! #1138035

Cindy Paquette 2/28/2005 4:25:21 AM

This is just fabulous Paul...love the three flames!!! #1138060

Cathy Gregor 2/28/2005 4:44:09 AM

Nice one, Paul!!
Like the flickering flame!
-cathy #1138104

Julie Abston 2/28/2005 5:34:20 AM

Wow, Paul...I love this!! So simple, clean and VERY nicely done!! #1138187

Marcie A. Fowler 2/28/2005 5:35:45 AM

Very well done Paul. Very simple yet elegant!! Excellent candle image! #1138196

Wally Orlowsky 2/28/2005 5:45:17 AM

Great effect, Paul ... did you use the triple wick filter? ;) #1138223

Sharon Day 2/28/2005 6:01:19 AM

Beautiful image, Paul!!! I love the triple flame! Well done! #1138264

Stacey M 2/28/2005 6:42:49 AM

Very cool and crative as always Paul!!! Great candle image!!! #1138353

Carla Metzler 2/28/2005 7:28:46 AM

Very nice, Paul! I love it! #1138457

Laurence Saliba 2/28/2005 8:56:52 AM

WOW Paul this is real neat!!!!! #1138713

Murry Grigsby 2/28/2005 9:32:45 AM

Cool image Paul!! #1138815

Mary J. Costa Pearson 2/28/2005 9:34:19 AM

This is fantastic!!! I love the flame on this!
Great job as always Paul #1138819

Karen Bacon 2/28/2005 9:49:22 AM

Excellent work Paul! #1138856

Dan J. Holm 2/28/2005 10:02:02 AM

Wow! This is OUTSTANDING, Paul!! #1138897

Paul Michko 2/28/2005 12:06:48 PM

Thanks so much, Everyone. It took me about 30 shot while lightly blowing on the candle to get the bent flame I wanted. It's a good thing I'm so full of hot air. :) #1139056

Alan L. Borror 2/28/2005 12:38:06 PM

Beautiful image, Paul! I like it a lot. #1139092

Darren K. Fisher 2/28/2005 12:52:14 PM

I missed out on the candle theme, but you did it wonderfully. Great exposure and all. #1139111

Cathy Barrows 2/28/2005 12:54:55 PM

very cool #1139114

Leanne M.E. Boyd 2/28/2005 1:33:55 PM

Beautiful Paul, I like the colour, composition and triple flame. #1139185

Marsha S. Smith 2/28/2005 3:26:52 PM

Wow Paul. I love that flame. What a beauty. #1139422

cj patterson 2/28/2005 3:51:11 PM

fantastic paul!!! wow!! that flame is really cool, or hot I should say..:) great shot again! #1139480

Deborah C. Lewinson 2/28/2005 4:19:37 PM

Excellent and very beautiful candle shot, Paul!
-Debby #1139554

Donna J. Taff 2/28/2005 4:27:25 PM

I love this, Paul!!!! #1139572

Judy S. Fung 2/28/2005 4:27:47 PM

Great capture and wonderful effects, Paul! #1139574

Kathryn Love 2/28/2005 4:29:45 PM

this is very, very cool Paul!! I love the flame job! #1139576

William C. Raco 2/28/2005 5:18:36 PM

Wow, wonderful flame and color.
Beautiful work, Paul

bill
#1139672

Larry Lawhead 2/28/2005 5:23:06 PM

Great shot, Paul!!! Love the lighting!!

      LarryL 

#1139682

Stephen Zacker 2/28/2005 5:44:15 PM

Striking image and dramatic lighting #1139734

Paul Michko 2/28/2005 5:53:53 PM

Thank you all so much!!! #1139760

Jane Summa 3/1/2005 11:10:15 AM

...never knowing who to cling to when the rain set in...
This image was well worth your 30 shot take, Paul!! We all know it's a task & a play on timing to capture a "hot flame" as this one is :-)!!! Excellent color, clarity & effect use in PS8!
#1141286

Lisa Deaton 3/1/2005 11:54:29 AM

Beautiful candle shot, nice job!! #1141368

Evy Johansen 3/1/2005 5:21:44 PM

Wonderful image, Paul Beautiful work! #1141934

Donna Roberts 3/2/2005 2:40:37 AM

I am playing 'catching-up' and I am sorry I missed this one when it was originally submitted (and now I have a sore finger after scrolling all-the-way-to-the-bottom !! LOL).
This is very effective Paul and I like the way you have drawn attention to the simple beauty of a candle.
Well done.
:-) from "downunder" #1142380

Gloria B. Wood 3/2/2005 4:07:28 PM

Beautiful entry...wonderful design! Overall outstanding!!!! #1143806

Stan J. Contrades 3/3/2005 10:38:08 PM

That's an amazing flame, Paul, and that red candle is perfectly lit by the flame! Beautifully done!!
Much Aloha,
Stan #1146545

Janet L. Skinner 3/15/2005 3:22:19 PM

WOW....way to go, Paul!! This is an awesome shot....good luck! #1174890

Colleen Braun 3/15/2005 3:26:34 PM

congratulations... #1174901

Kathryn Love 3/15/2005 3:28:25 PM

congrats on the finalist :) #1174913

Cathy Stancil 3/15/2005 3:28:46 PM

Good luck Paul ! #1174914

Deborah C. Lewinson 3/15/2005 3:45:25 PM

Congrats, Paul, great finalist! #1175057

Cathy Barrows 3/15/2005 3:50:04 PM

Congrats!...great job #1175103

Tammy Scott 3/15/2005 3:54:31 PM

Congratulations on making finalist, Paul! #1175148

Bobbie Davis 3/15/2005 4:24:25 PM

Congrats on finalist Paul!! :) #1175371

Cathy Gregor 3/15/2005 4:24:34 PM

Congrats on this outstanding finalist, Paul! #1175372

Marsha S. Smith 3/15/2005 4:27:46 PM

So great to see this in the finals. Congratulations,Paul!!! #1175403

Dan J. Holm 3/15/2005 4:32:12 PM

Big CONGRATULATIONS on this gorgeous Finalist, Paul!! VERY well deserved! #1175458

Tom Andersen 3/15/2005 4:38:33 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Paul! #1175528

Claudia Kuhn 3/15/2005 4:45:17 PM

Congratulations on your finalist Paul! #1175609

Casey A. Hanson 3/15/2005 4:54:59 PM

Very neat effects, Paul! Congratulations! #1175740

Kathleen Clemons 3/15/2005 5:42:30 PM

Yea for you, Paul! #1176246

Walter Graziano 3/15/2005 6:01:23 PM

Congratulations Paul! #1176375

Carla Metzler 3/15/2005 6:04:36 PM

Congratulations on your finalist, Paul! #1176412

Colette M. Metcalf 3/15/2005 6:34:33 PM

Congrats Paul!!! #1176723

Paul Michko 3/15/2005 6:40:45 PM

Thank you all so much!!! #1176790

Donna J. Taff 3/15/2005 7:28:53 PM

Congrat's Psul!!! #1177288

Kelly Abernathy 3/15/2005 7:56:21 PM

Congrats on a great finalist! -K #1177513

Donna Roberts 3/15/2005 8:04:50 PM

Congrats Paul on your well deserved final.
All the best in the next round.
:-) from "downunder" #1177597

Amy N. Cappelli 3/15/2005 8:31:16 PM

Congratulations on this great image! #1177806

The Italian Eye 3/15/2005 11:14:47 PM

great shot with a mood!
congrats!

Dado #1178446

Darren K. Fisher 3/15/2005 11:34:28 PM

Way to go Paul. The themes always seem to do well for you. Or the other way around. Congrats and best of luck. #1178485

Mata Patan 3/16/2005 1:05:49 AM

This triple flame brought you luck!! Congrats! #1178661

Judy S. Fung 3/16/2005 1:47:54 AM

Congrats, Paul! #1178723

Iva Villi 3/16/2005 2:18:51 AM

Congratulations and good luck Paul! :o) Itís a beautiful photo #1178776

Alan L. Borror 3/16/2005 2:55:52 AM

Congratulations on this excellent finalist, Paul! #1178848

Diane Dupuis-Kallos 3/16/2005 3:14:28 AM

Congrats Paul!! #1178891

Darla Cobus 3/16/2005 3:42:12 AM

LOve this shot! good luck in the next round!! #1178967

Donna W. Neal 3/16/2005 4:28:08 AM

Congratulations Paul on a well deserved finalist and good luck in the next round #1179161

Debra Booth 3/16/2005 4:35:57 AM

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist, Paul! #1179201

Ed Heaton 3/16/2005 4:43:47 AM

Good morning Paul,
Congratulations on your finalist and best of luck in the next round :-) #1179249

Marcie A. Fowler 3/16/2005 5:57:15 AM

Congrats on this image Paul! #1179791

Sharon Day 3/16/2005 7:22:20 AM

Congratulations on this outstanding finalist, Paul! #1180207

Arya Bandyopadhyay 3/16/2005 9:25:35 AM

Congrats, Paul!!! #1180772

Laurence Saliba 3/16/2005 10:35:02 AM

Congratulations Paul!!! #1181051

Phil S 3/16/2005 11:13:54 AM

Congrats Paul on your finalist! Best of luck on the next round. #1181191

Karen Bacon 3/16/2005 2:15:04 PM

Congratulations Paul on this wonderful finalist! #1181765

Stan J. Contrades 3/16/2005 3:05:16 PM

CONGRATULATIONS, Paul, and best of luck to you in the next judging round! Beautifully done!!
Much Aloha,
Stan #1182008

Diane Addonizio 3/16/2005 3:29:33 PM

Congratulations on your finalist,Paul! #1182136

Terry R. Hatfield 3/16/2005 3:33:44 PM

Congratulations To You Paul!!
Nicely Done!! #1182161

Lisa Deaton 3/16/2005 5:10:32 PM

Congratulations Nice Job!!! #1182671

S J 3/16/2005 8:15:12 PM

Congratulations again, Paul!! #1183192

Carol Brill 3/16/2005 9:51:15 PM

Congratulations on your finalist and best of luck, Paul! #1183367

Karen Engelbreth 3/17/2005 6:50:23 AM

Congratulations to you, Paul!! #1184459

Marie Fields 3/22/2005 6:59:59 AM

Congratulations on this terrific finalist, Paul!!! #1197735

Keith L. Clayton 9/11/2005 9:02:57 AM

Love this shot and the title too! #1824340

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Effects added in PS8

Uploaded on 2/28/2005 2:08:38 AM

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest Finalist


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