Parrocchia di San Salvador

© Les Rhoades

Parrocchia di San Salvador

Laura E. Swan Student 3/31/2009 12:48:57 AM

Wonderful, Les, and I love all the DDR work involved. GREAT JOB!!! #1106574

Stefania Barbier 3/31/2009 12:52:31 AM

Gorgeous image and effects, Les! #7355055

Kerry Hill 3/31/2009 1:02:45 AM

Beautiful capture and great effects, Les!! Great work!! #7355078

Michelle Alton 3/31/2009 2:25:57 AM

You've taken FULL advantage of this terrific angle, Les. It's a sparkling gem! #7355194

Katarina Mansson 3/31/2009 2:37:10 AM

Beautiful POV, composition, color tones, scene and post processing. Bella Italia indeed! #7355215

Usman M. Bajwa 3/31/2009 2:42:01 AM

Fantastic pov and treatment, Les.

Usman. #7355227

Kate Jackson 3/31/2009 3:03:01 AM

WOW very well done! A great painting Les! #7355296

Nikki McDonald 3/31/2009 3:32:17 AM

I'm not seeing the original but what a masterful job you have done here. The composition is classically perfect and the effects -- well, I don't know what to say. I don't often use this adjective but this is amazing. #7355377

Mary L. Graham 3/31/2009 4:40:13 AM

Beautiful work Les..I love the perspective here!! =) #7355580

Peter Appelbaum 3/31/2009 5:01:35 AM

Fabulous image and effects Les. Peter #7355660

Jessica Jenney 3/31/2009 5:50:20 AM

I love the wide angle, perspective and painterly effects, Les! #7355755

Chuck Bruton 3/31/2009 7:54:29 AM

Great effect. The buildings look hand painted, and the man in boat and river look real. Neat image. Well done #7356105

Jean E. Hildebrant 3/31/2009 8:39:40 AM

Love it Les! Isn't painter fun?! Great job! #7356307

Cesar J. La Rosa 3/31/2009 9:32:13 AM

Beautiful perspective, colors and excellent DD work, Les. I'm sure we'll be seeing this one again.
Cesar #7356465

Marisol Pastor 3/31/2009 12:06:29 PM

Excellent effects Les! #7356838

Lynne Morris 3/31/2009 12:12:44 PM

This is gorgeous Les, love the effects, great work. #7356857

Remi Trepanier 3/31/2009 2:53:27 PM

Amazing effect!!!! #7357276

Susan Fox 4/2/2009 11:42:34 AM

A work of art! Love the post processing and effects #7364913

Vicki L. Filippin 4/8/2009 5:29:24 AM

Les, I absolutely LOVE what you've done with this image. Totally a fave of mine for this month. #7384757

Dr Silly 4/22/2009 1:00:49 PM

Cograts Les on this wonderful Finalist. :O)
#7432557

Michelle L. Frick 4/22/2009 1:13:02 PM

I knew it, I knew it, I knew it! Congratulations Les - this is sooooooooo beautiful! #7432684

Christine Czernin 4/22/2009 1:33:07 PM

Big congrats,Les. No surprise, it is one of your masterpieces.
Good luck. #7432849

Rachelle D. Carriere 4/22/2009 1:54:30 PM

Congratulation on this stunning finalist Les! #7433033

Jane Holestine 4/22/2009 1:55:35 PM

Congratulations on the finalist of this gorgeous image, Les. #7433039

Stefania Barbier 4/22/2009 2:29:56 PM

HUGE CONGRATS ON YOUR GORGEOUS FINALIST!!! #7433359

Daniella Puente 4/22/2009 3:06:54 PM

Congrats Les this is an AMAZING capture! #7433757

Melissa Olsen 4/22/2009 3:30:40 PM

Congratulations on your fantastic finalist image!
#7434011

Lois J. Adomite 4/22/2009 3:37:37 PM

Amazing image, congratulations on your finalist. Lois #7434065

A P 4/22/2009 4:37:22 PM

Awesome Les

Congratulations....Best of Luck in the next round!!

Congratulations Pictures, Images and Photos #7434583

Alex T. Mizuno 4/22/2009 5:01:34 PM

Great effect! Congratulations on your Finalist Les!! #7434772

Patrick Rouzes 4/22/2009 5:07:42 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on your amazing finalist, Les!!! #7434820

Ken Smith 4/22/2009 5:29:13 PM

Excellent, Les. Congrats to you! #7435012

Cathy Barrows 4/22/2009 5:30:41 PM

Congrats on your finalist...fantastic #7435029

Sam Britt 4/22/2009 6:20:10 PM

Congratulations Les! #7435420

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 4/22/2009 6:52:26 PM

Outstanding Les, a huge congratulations!!! #7435739

Renee Doyle 4/22/2009 7:39:20 PM

Congratulations on this excellent finalist Les!!!! #7436079

Pat Gamwell 4/22/2009 10:21:05 PM

OUTSTANDING FINALIST, Les! Superb work! #7436987

Datha Y. Thompson 4/22/2009 11:13:59 PM

Congratulations Les!! ;) #7437185

Usman M. Bajwa 4/22/2009 11:14:34 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on this stunning Finalist, Les.

Usman. #7437188

Sandra J. Anderson 4/23/2009 2:03:45 AM

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist Les. #7437668

Kara Hendricks 4/23/2009 6:19:10 AM

Congratulations Les!!! #7438827

Robert Baer 4/23/2009 7:35:18 AM

congrats on this wonderful finalist! #7439159

Christian Rosito 4/23/2009 7:44:11 AM

Congratulations on your finalist! #7439223

Jennifer L. Alder 4/23/2009 7:44:30 AM

BIG congrats, Les! Love this :) #7439225

Elida Gutierrez 4/23/2009 8:33:52 AM

HUGE Congrats Les!!! #7439590

Leland N. Saunders 4/23/2009 12:13:12 PM

Very nice, Les ... congratulations ... !!

Lee #7440680

Mitch Spence 4/23/2009 12:56:49 PM

Congratulations, Les. The original composition is marvelous, and your presentation is too. #7440823

Nick Lagos 4/23/2009 3:59:13 PM

you did a great job here Les....congrats #7441492

Carol L. Fowler 4/23/2009 4:07:53 PM

Love this- congratulations! #7441538

Susan M. Hembree 4/23/2009 6:14:27 PM

A favorite, Les. Glad to see it here. Congratulations! #7441951

Monika Sapek 4/23/2009 6:58:38 PM

Congratulations on your finalist, Les!
Monika #7442120

Cheryl E. Molennor 4/23/2009 7:31:06 PM

Congratulations on your well deserved finalist! #7442245

Vladan D. Djordjevic 4/24/2009 7:41:03 AM

Congratulations on your finalist, Les!
favorite #7444212

Eugenio Diaz 4/24/2009 9:51:47 AM

Congratulations, Les on your wonderful Finalist!!! #7444762

Lynne Morris 4/24/2009 2:03:54 PM

Huge Congratulations on this amazing finalist Les, great work. #7445475

Cindy Hamilton 4/24/2009 4:13:27 PM

As usual, you have created a total masterpiece, Les! Your special effects are amazing and beautiful! #7445840

Mark S. Cox 4/25/2009 6:14:36 AM

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist. #7447882

Valentin M. Armianu 4/25/2009 6:37:05 AM

Congratulation on your gorgeous finalist #7447962

Dianna Murphy 4/25/2009 4:30:10 PM

A wonderful and creative image!!! Congratulations! #7449562

Susan Fox 4/25/2009 6:33:03 PM

Congratulations Les!!!! #7449834

Katarina Mansson 4/26/2009 3:55:57 AM

Les, congratulations on your finalist and good luck next! #7450905

Marisol Pastor 4/26/2009 8:39:55 AM

Congratulations, again! #7451853

Linda Blair 5/2/2009 5:22:00 AM

Awesome work...I hope you have this one framed....Congratulations!!!!!! #7475852

Nikki McDonald 5/19/2009 5:12:28 AM

Congratulations on the DD #74 newsletter feature, Les. This is such a beautiful piece. #7536144

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 5/19/2009 6:01:10 AM

A wonderful Digital Darkroom feature Les, congratulations! #7536256

JO ANN CLEVELAND 5/19/2009 6:53:32 AM

I absolutely love this, great colors and comp! Your digital work is amazing Les......congrats on the DD # 74 feature

jo ann c. #7536504

Philippe Vieux-Jeanton 5/22/2009 11:20:44 AM

This is so beautiful work.. Congrats on your finalist, Les (But this deserved a Win !!) #7548235

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Description

Venice, Itlay
Canon 10-22mm lens @ 10mm, ISO 250, F8.0, 1/50 sec. ( UV filter)
The original Canon RAW image file was converted and adjusted with Adobe Lightroom
Additional adjustments were preformed with Corel Paint Shop Pro and NIK Viveza plug-in
I used Corel Painter Photo Essentials 4 to create the painted looking effect.
In the final stage I layered on a textured image and erased various portions. (Opacity @ 65%)
Category: DD


Uploaded on 3/31/2009 12:45:21 AM

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest Finalist


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