Pat Gamwell 2/28/2009 8:40:23 AM

OUTSTANDING work, Lori! Big congrats on your feature! WTG! #1090490

Shelly A. Van Camp 2/28/2009 9:07:33 PM

Great capture, tones and lighting!! #7227485

Lori Carlson 3/1/2009 7:14:07 AM

So nice to hear from you Pat & Shelly! Happy you like this....Thank You!! :0) #7228548

Marcel J. Fernandez 3/1/2009 7:37:06 AM

Lovely HK image! #7228610

Lori Carlson 3/1/2009 6:38:14 PM

Thanks a bunch, Marcel! :0) #7230757

Troy Gallagher 3/2/2009 11:22:16 PM

Great portrait Lori, excellent comp and HK treatment.

Troy #7235743

Terry L. Ellis 3/5/2009 9:09:52 PM

Beautiful composition and portrait, Lori! Congratulations on being featured in the magazine. #7249163

Lori Carlson 3/6/2009 3:54:23 AM

Your comments are sincerely appreciated Troy & Terry~Thanks so much! :0) #7250086

Howard B. Cheek 3/20/2009 5:50:12 AM

Outstanding image Lori, congrats on the exposure in the local mag too..
You're a talented artist.
It's always nice to share the spotlight too :)
Howard #7306845

Lori Carlson 3/22/2009 12:08:16 PM

Thank you soooo much for stopping by Howard! I'm honored much by your comments & compliments. :0) #7315239

Stephen Zacker 3/23/2009 3:41:40 AM

Great work and feeling this has. Would make a super alblum cover #7317133

Laurence Saliba 3/25/2009 8:24:25 AM

Oh I had not seen this Lori!!! Its perfect!!! #7327080

Laurence Saliba 3/25/2009 11:07:04 AM

Oh I had seen this just an hour ago before the finalists were out!!! Congratulations Lori!!! WTG my friend!!! #7328156

Sherran Andersen 3/25/2009 3:51:51 PM

Congrats Lori. Sherran #7330454

Jeff Robinson 3/25/2009 4:35:58 PM

Congrats Lori on your Fantastic Finalist!! Jeff #7330823

Betsy Labuschagne 3/26/2009 1:55:55 AM

Congratulations Lori! Outstanding finalist!!! #7332978

Lori Carlson 3/26/2009 12:38:31 PM

I'm honored by all of your comps & congrats, Stephen, Laurence, Sherran, Jeff & Betsy! And by this Finalist honor, BP!!! Thank you soooooo much! #7335586

Barbara Waldoch 4/3/2009 9:03:47 PM

Wonderful work, Lori, congratulations! #7369433

Lori Carlson 4/14/2009 5:41:44 AM

Appreciate that, Barbara~thank you! :0) #7403471

Laura E. Swan 4/16/2009 1:05:18 PM

Wonderful job here Lori!

Thanks for the detailed explanation as well! Terrific. Congrats on the finalist, too!!!

-Laura #7411590

Lori Carlson 4/16/2009 7:36:44 PM

Thanks bunches for your wonderful comments, Laura! :0) #7412466

Lisa J. Boulden 4/19/2009 7:41:00 AM

Outstanding portrait, Lori!
Congratulations on a well-deserved winning image!
~Lisa #7419472

Tiia Vissak 4/20/2009 4:48:48 AM

a great portrait! #7422382

Lori Carlson 4/27/2009 4:10:31 AM

Thanks much for your comps 'n congrats, Lisa & Tiia! :0) #7455063

A P 5/26/2009 6:51:17 PM

by Anne Pictures, Images and Photos
on your OUTSTANDING Finalist. Best of Luck in the next round! #7563339

Sherran Andersen 5/26/2009 7:16:50 PM

Congrats Lori. Sherran #7563476

Shelly A. Van Camp 5/26/2009 7:44:41 PM

I love this so much......Congrats to you, my friend. ♥ #7563739

Laurence Saliba 5/26/2009 9:00:48 PM

Congrats again Lori!!!! #7564216

Linda Blair 6/1/2009 9:56:16 AM

This is gorgeous....congratulations!!!!! #7585478

Lori Carlson 6/2/2009 6:50:28 PM

Hello Ann, Sherran, Shelly, Laurence & Linda!! Thank you so much for offering your congrats on this!! =)
And thank you BP for awarding me with the honors again!!
Happy you all like it!! =) #7591207

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On a photo shoot last February with the talented Amy Dresch.
A beautiful winter day w/ the snow providing a pretty background.
Used a fill-flash.
Applied the Character filter from VP,
a bit of Melancholytron filter from FP and cropped a bit off top and right side.
Amy Dresch & I had the honor of both being featured in the June/July issue of
Sioux Falls Woman magazine's Artistry Revealed section.

Exif: F Number: 10, Exposure Bias Value: -1.67, ExposureTime: 1/160 seconds, Flash: fired, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 200, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 92.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 20D

Uploaded on 2/28/2009 8:09:20 AM Photo Contest Finalist

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