~The Right Angle~

© Shelly A. Van Camp

~The Right Angle~

Ron McEwan 1/23/2009 10:31:44 AM

Don't have a clue, but a well composed image here Shelly well done indeed. #1072491

Rajeev 270293 Kashyap 1/23/2009 11:05:34 AM

Terrific capture Shelly! #7073881

Shelly A. Van Camp 1/23/2009 11:08:32 AM

Thanks Ron and Rajeev! Anyone who has met him will know! :) #7073893

Mike Clime 1/23/2009 11:47:33 AM

Nice capture and effects! Looks like Ken is getting a different pov. #7074088

Nina Shields 1/23/2009 12:31:16 PM

Shelly, looks as if Ken is staging a "sit in" :) Love your perspective and the effects are wonderful; great capture of "Superman" without his cape! #7074275

Gina M. Savage 1/23/2009 12:32:54 PM

Shelly, this is fantastic...my favorite yet! I bet this is a winner!!:) #7074283

Phillip R. Connolly 1/23/2009 12:33:46 PM

Love your composition and effects Shelly. Excellent image.

Phil #7074287

Shelly A. Van Camp 1/23/2009 12:40:15 PM

Mike, Nina, Gina and Phillip: Thank you all so much! We all had so much fun that day...this church is beautiful! I love the way the lights looked in this picture too....Have a great day!! #7074313

Ken Smith 1/23/2009 12:58:17 PM

Hard to tell who it is...hopefully he got a good shot too...I like your effects...and hope we see this one again! :-) #7074389

Shelly A. Van Camp 1/23/2009 1:10:09 PM

LOL Ken! I don't know why I never posted this one! I really love it! I am glad you like it too! :) #7074440

Darryl Wilkinson 1/23/2009 2:10:43 PM

I recognize that old feller :) This is a most excellent photo, Shelly!! #7074635

Kathy Cline 1/23/2009 2:17:33 PM

HI Shelly, I LOVE THIS and I love the effects. I dont know KEN but he is a great model for you . The church is so sweet. GOD BLESS Kathy #7074669

Mary Timman 1/23/2009 2:18:58 PM

Fantastic capture Shelly and love the effects with this! #7074679

Shelly A. Van Camp 1/23/2009 2:21:09 PM

Darryl, Kathy and Mary: Thank you all so much....have a nice evening!! #7074690

Linda D. Lester 1/23/2009 2:28:44 PM

That would be Ken! Great capture of a great photographer! #7074733

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 1/23/2009 2:48:25 PM

LOL, Ken seems to get into everyones images!!!!! hehehe

This is a fantastic shot and effects, Shelly!!!!! :-) k #7074825

Gail Vitikacs 1/23/2009 2:51:34 PM

Yep, that certainly looks like Mr. Smith....you did a beautiful job on the effects Shelly! Way to go for both of you! #7074852

Tammy M. Anderson 1/23/2009 3:01:41 PM

Wonderful composition and effects, Shelly. #7074939

Bill Wyatt 1/23/2009 3:13:47 PM

Fantastic work love the effects, light and colors!! #7075071

Bill Knaps 1/23/2009 4:06:22 PM

Because of the crossed legs. Ken Smith. I know he lives in that general Area. Nebraska I believe it is. Bill Oh Beautiful Capture Shelly. #7075495

Shelly A. Van Camp 1/23/2009 4:20:53 PM

Linda, Kitty, Gail, Tammy, Bill and Bill K.: Thanks so much everyone! Yes, this is Ken! He's a great friend, person and photographer...I was lucky to go on a couple of BP shoots with him and some others...hope to go again soon! #7075583

SaMi Martin 1/23/2009 5:48:28 PM

I love it! Great effects and POV! #7076411

David Van Camp 1/23/2009 6:55:14 PM

I can't guess, but it's an excellent shot and nice treatment, Shelly! :)

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Shelly A. Van Camp 1/23/2009 7:37:35 PM

SaMi and David: Thanks so much! Yep, I got the email and answered it. The man in the image is Ken Smith in Omaha. He has a web site on BP that you probably comment on at times. #7076907

Sam Britt 1/23/2009 8:02:01 PM

I would have guessed Ken, because I've seen a photograph of him before. Great image, wonderful effects, Shelly. #7077046

Shawn Jennings 1/23/2009 8:49:44 PM

Super work, Shelly! I recognize Ken there! #7077284

Shelly A. Van Camp 1/24/2009 6:28:15 AM

Sam and Shawn: Thank you soo much!! :) #7078983

Judy A. Lawhon 1/24/2009 7:52:42 AM

Excellent capture of this beautiful location, Shelly.....and the guy ain't bad either!! #7079646

Kay E. Mahoney 1/24/2009 11:40:55 AM

Nice capture, Shelly. Love the effect. I thought it was Ken even before I read that it was. Good job. #7079732

Nancy L. Green 1/24/2009 1:34:14 PM

Wonderful capture Shelly, maybe I will have the pleasur of meeting both you and Ken someday!! <>< #7080340

Shelly A. Van Camp 1/24/2009 6:14:34 PM

Judy, Nancy and Kay: Thank you all so much...........hope to meet you too, Nancy! #7081433

Renee Doyle 1/24/2009 10:16:18 PM

LOL Shelly!! Great capture of Superman!! #7082132

Shelly A. Van Camp 1/25/2009 9:53:54 AM

LOL He was actually praying, but I thought I wouldn't tell anyone....Thanks Renee! #7084272

Jeana Clark 1/25/2009 1:25:56 PM

Fabulous work Shelly!!!
Excellent POV and effects!!!
Love This!!!

~J~ #7085122

Judy V. Kennamer 1/25/2009 1:44:09 PM

I remember this! Wonderful capture! What a beautiful place -- it was so much fun to shoot with you and Superman Ken! He must have his cape (and tights!) in his camera bag -- :o) #7085212

Shelly A. Van Camp 1/25/2009 6:17:45 PM

Jeana and Judy: Thanks so much.....I do think Ken could change quicky into those tights and cape, if there were a phone booth around. LOL #7086355

Cassie L. Woodlee 1/25/2009 7:38:06 PM

Beautiful Shelly!!!! #7086653

Tommy E. Burgess 1/26/2009 12:15:41 AM

Absolutely gorgeous Shelly!! I'm really behind but all your recent entries look beautiful!! #7087408

Shelly A. Van Camp 1/26/2009 6:39:39 AM

Thanks Cass and Tommy! #7089011

JO ANN CLEVELAND 1/26/2009 7:20:38 AM

Of course it's Ken, hey Shelly that was the shoot we went to Omaha on, I loved that glass church, and of course to Ken for inviting the dixie chicks too (Linda, Judy and me) lol

Great shot and effects

jo ann c. #7089200

Vitor Dias 1/26/2009 7:26:43 AM

Amazing capture, Bravo Shelly, I like the effect too.

rgs Vitor #7089227

Shelly A. Van Camp 1/26/2009 8:26:48 AM

Jo Ann and Vitor: Thank you so much and have a wonderful day! #7089511

Tammy D. Ferren 1/26/2009 11:14:12 AM

Love this shot, Shelly! Sounds like ya'll have a great time together. Beautiful colors and effects here....I'm awaiting one in his cape and tights! #7090279

Gary Lange 1/26/2009 1:32:14 PM

This is neat, Shelly! I almost thought it was the Chapel in Sedona, AZ. Very well done! #7090901

Shelly A. Van Camp 1/26/2009 2:06:47 PM

Thanks Tammy and Gary! This one is in Missouri and I want to go see another one this summer in Arkansas. #7091001

Susie Peek-Swint 1/26/2009 2:59:21 PM

Great capture and treatment Shelly ~ sounds like you all had a terrific time there! #7091237

Shelly A. Van Camp 1/26/2009 3:12:38 PM

Thanks Susie! We had a blast!! I hope we can do another BP Shoot this summer. #7091314

Dianna Murphy 1/26/2009 3:47:00 PM

Awesome POV and great detail. #7091451

Shelly A. Van Camp 1/26/2009 6:49:37 PM

Thanks Dianna! #7091884

Carla Metzler 1/27/2009 6:17:46 AM

Pretty cool, Shelly! #7093723

Shelly A. Van Camp 1/27/2009 7:29:06 AM

Thank you, Carla! #7094159

Susan Fox 1/27/2009 4:35:41 PM

Great POV and love the effects too! #7095668

Shelly A. Van Camp 1/27/2009 7:34:45 PM

Thanks Susan! #7096236

Vladan D. Djordjevic 1/29/2009 8:18:52 AM

An excellent image! Terrific comp, effects, colors, lines. #7102153

Shelly A. Van Camp 1/29/2009 10:07:56 AM

Thanks Vlandan! #7102447

Tayseera Al-Barram 2/1/2009 9:25:08 PM

a fantastic image! well done :)


Shelly A. Van Camp 2/2/2009 6:43:34 PM

Thanks Teyseera! #7119665

A P 2/23/2009 10:27:51 AM

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CONGRATULATIONS on your outstanding finalist. Best of Luck in the next round. #7198262

Amy JACKSON 2/23/2009 10:38:48 AM

Wonderful image and great effects, Shelly! Congratulations!! :) I missed this one earlier! #7198445

Vladan D. Djordjevic 2/23/2009 11:00:10 AM

Congratulations on this excellent finalist! #7198839

Linda D. Lester 2/23/2009 11:02:27 AM

Congratulations on your finalist....good luck in the next round! #7198879

Christian Rosito 2/23/2009 11:17:43 AM

Congratulations Shelly! #7199065

Jeana Clark 2/23/2009 11:28:27 AM

Congratulations on this FANTASTIC Finalist!!!!!!!
So Hope To See Again My Dear friend!!!!


~Farmer Girl~ #7199228

Karen Engelbreth 2/23/2009 11:30:30 AM

Congratulations! #7199254

Shawn Jennings 2/23/2009 11:33:56 AM

Congratulations on your finalist, Shelly! #7199297

Lynne Morris 2/23/2009 12:24:45 PM

Huge Congratulations on this beautiful finalist Shelly what a fantastic image, good luck in the next round. #7199907

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 2/23/2009 12:29:08 PM

WTG, Shelly!!!!! Fantastic finalists!!!!!! :-) k #7199944

Renee Doyle 2/23/2009 12:51:11 PM

WTG Shelly!!! Congratulations!!! #7200110

Susan Fox 2/23/2009 2:10:28 PM

Congratulations! #7201002

Pamela Shane 2/23/2009 2:14:01 PM

Congratulations Shelly, on this wonderful finalist! #7201045

Tamara K. Walker 2/23/2009 2:38:46 PM


Candice C. Calhoun 2/23/2009 2:50:19 PM

Congratulations for your marvelous finalist, WTG!

ccc #7201459

Kathy Cline 2/23/2009 4:03:41 PM

HI SHELLY OMG Im soooo happy for you.
I loved this image last month and I LOVE IT ALL OVER AGAIN!!GOD BLESS YOU and CONGRATULATIONS
Kathy #7201999

Courtenay Vanderbilt 2/23/2009 4:15:02 PM

CONGRATULATIONS, Shelly! (& Ken!) #7202087

Tammy Scott 2/23/2009 4:17:33 PM

Beautiful image! Congratulations! #7202110

Gail Vitikacs 2/23/2009 6:12:21 PM

Terrific finalist Shelly!!!! You and Ken made a good team on this! Congrats! #7203266

Barbara Waldoch 2/23/2009 6:36:33 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful Finalist, Shelly! #7203521

Kristi A. Howson 2/23/2009 8:12:11 PM

Congratulations on your wonderful Finalist and best of luck in the next round Shelly. Stunning work! #7204585

Stan Kwasniowski 2/23/2009 8:51:45 PM

Shelly, congratulations #7204880

Tommy E. Burgess 2/23/2009 10:01:49 PM

Congratulations on this fantastic Finalist Shelly!! Best of luck in the next round. #7205162

Usman M. Bajwa 2/23/2009 10:20:06 PM

Huge congrats. on this wonderful capture, Shelly.

Usman. #7205253

Sharon Sawyer 2/23/2009 10:44:52 PM

Shelly, congratulations on your fantastic finalist!!!!! #7205372

Laurence Saliba 2/23/2009 11:28:11 PM

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist!!!!!!!!! #7205571

Stefania Barbier 2/24/2009 3:08:49 AM

congratulations on your SPECTACULAR finalist! #7206169

frank w. degenhardt 2/24/2009 5:34:14 AM

Well, you did it. A Finalist. That is so wonderful and itís great to see the judges feel the same way about your work as I do. Congratulations and may we see this picture in the next round. #7206935

Carla Metzler 2/24/2009 5:46:58 AM

Congratulations, Shelly! #7206972

Ken Smith 2/24/2009 5:57:58 AM

Glad to see we made it to the finals! :-) Congratulations! #7207001

Sam Britt 2/24/2009 6:53:05 AM

Congratulations Shelly!! #7207196

Shelly A. Van Camp 2/24/2009 7:34:44 AM

Thank you all so much for the support and comments....this is one of my favorites too.......Ken does take a good pic! I also love the church and the lights. I am hoping it will go further! Thanks again and have a wonderful day!! :) #7207375

ALLEN O. HOWARD 2/24/2009 10:07:11 AM

Excellent image and effects, Shelly! A B*I*G congratulations!!! #7208194

Shelly A. Van Camp 2/24/2009 6:51:32 PM

Thanks Allen....I had high hopes for this one........:) #7210888

Corinne M. Thompson 2/25/2009 10:05:52 AM

Congrats on your Finalist for this fabulous image! #7213903

Shelly A. Van Camp 2/26/2009 3:54:03 PM

Thanks Corinne! #7219174

Linda Blair 2/26/2009 5:09:54 PM

Congrats on this great image!!!!! #7219431

Shelly A. Van Camp 3/2/2009 3:27:11 PM

Thanks Linda! #7234641

Nancy (Peaches) Harker 3/5/2009 2:52:35 PM


HUGE CONGRATS on your finalist!



Lisa J. Boulden 3/7/2009 11:58:29 AM

What a fabulous finalist, Shelly!
Love it!
`Lisa #7255338

Shelly A. Van Camp 3/9/2009 5:59:17 PM

Thanks Lisa and Nancy! #7264683

JO ANN CLEVELAND 6/24/2009 8:02:21 AM

Don't know how I missed congrats on this Shelly, but it is perfect, congratulations!

jo ann c.

p.s. Hope your are recovering from your "heat" attack #7673631

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