Backyard Memories

© Renee Doyle

Backyard Memories

Christina N. Seuser 4/24/2009 12:17:52 AM

Stunning! Love the way you composed the shot and all those vibrant colors! #1117841

Mukesh Srivastava 4/24/2009 12:21:34 AM

Stunning colors, clarity and beautiful concept, Renee!!!! #7442821

Laura E. Swan 4/24/2009 12:21:36 AM

-THIS- is terrific! Love it, Renee! -Laura #7442822

maria I. Warren 4/24/2009 12:22:09 AM

wow this is beautiful looks like a winner to me :) going into my favorites:) #7442826

Lynne Morris 4/24/2009 12:25:34 AM

Oh I bet we see this beauty again Renne, wonderful colours and great ps work. #7442841

Stefania Barbier 4/24/2009 12:31:08 AM

HA! perfect for MT Renee! love the colors, the idea, and the capture!!! #7442860

Usman M. Bajwa 4/24/2009 12:33:35 AM

Both of these similar images are superbly presented, Renee.

Usman. #7442872

Tommy E. Burgess 4/24/2009 12:37:38 AM

Fantastic concept and wonderful MT entry Renee!! And now you have the whole community jealous of your back yard. #7442888

Ray & Audrey Clarke 4/24/2009 1:00:43 AM

Great creation and wonderful colours Renee.!!!(R) #7442978

Dominick M. Dimacale 4/24/2009 1:51:17 AM

This is outstanding, Renee, love the colours and focal point.

Dominick #7443074

Paul E. Earl 4/24/2009 2:04:55 AM

Fantastic, Renee!!! At least you don't have to mow!! LOL! #7443096

Tammy M. Anderson 4/24/2009 2:47:00 AM

Wonderful colors and composition, Renee. Great find. #7443178

Jeff W. Robinson 4/24/2009 3:45:30 AM

Wow Renee - This is really nice!! A wonderful Theme entry and a very creative approach to it!! Jeff #7443335

Ken Smith 4/24/2009 3:55:10 AM

Excellent digital work, Renee. You've spun a masterpiece...and I'm ready to see your backyard! Very nicely done! #7443394

Tiia Vissak 4/24/2009 3:58:59 AM

very cool! #7443416

Linda D. Lester 4/24/2009 4:55:56 AM

I'm with Ken I'm ready to see your backyard....I liked your other one like this and this one is just as good.
Awesome job!!! #7443628

Carolyn M. Fletcher 4/24/2009 4:56:31 AM

Beautiful!! Let's all go to Renee's house..she even has little houses for us to stay in! LOL #7443631

Peter Appelbaum 4/24/2009 5:01:07 AM

Well done again Renee. Love your creativity. Peter #7443648

Jeana Clark 4/24/2009 7:01:19 AM


Well Renee...You've done it again!!!
AWESOME WORK!!!
No doubt we'll see this again!!!

HAPPY FRIDAY!!!

~J~ #7444087

Shawn Jennings 4/24/2009 7:35:44 AM

Another great one, Renee! #7444185

Debra R. Harder 4/24/2009 8:13:35 AM

This is AWESOME, Renee!! I'm sure we'll see this OUTSTANDING image again. Brilliant work as always!! Deb #7444376

JO ANN CLEVELAND 4/24/2009 8:49:26 AM

Think you got another winner here Renee!

jo ann c. #7444473

JudyAnn Rector 4/24/2009 10:48:22 AM

Wonderful colors and such a neat idea, Renee... excellent work! #7444946

Mike Clime 4/24/2009 11:51:35 AM

Cool capture and so colorful! #7445125

Carol Sawyer 4/24/2009 11:58:09 AM

Beautiful creation, colors and work, Renee!! #7445151

Mariann Kovats 4/24/2009 12:12:03 PM

Awesome comp. and colors! Very creative, Renee! #7445208

Lisa J. Boulden 4/24/2009 2:47:55 PM

Colorful and creative, Renee!
What a wonderful theme entry.
Such a cool backyard!
Bet the front yard is pretty awesome!
Smiles, Lisa♥ #7445593

John Connolly 4/24/2009 5:19:05 PM

Marvelous creative work here Renee! The colors are a real blast! #7446060

Wm Nosal 4/24/2009 6:38:51 PM

COOL! #7446376

Judy V. Kennamer 4/24/2009 7:06:59 PM

Too cool Renee!!! Home Sweet Home is very colorful! #7446508

ROLAN NARMAN 4/24/2009 11:42:44 PM

Gorgeous colors and wonderful entry for the MT Renee! #7447098

Karen Engelbreth 4/25/2009 1:35:23 AM

COOL - love it, Renee.... #7447310

Phillip R. Connolly 4/25/2009 5:22:25 PM

What an great composition Renee!! Excellent creative capture with beaut colour and right on the mark for the MT.

Phil #7449649

A P 4/26/2009 4:38:24 PM

Worked once why not do it again? LOLOL Wonderfully done Renee #7453444

A P 4/26/2009 4:39:12 PM

Hey what did you take this with? Do you have TWO!! 5D's??? I'm jealous #7453446

Tammy Scott 4/27/2009 3:13:51 AM

Beautiful colors and great work on this! #7454800

Graeme Chow 4/28/2009 4:20:47 PM

Beautiful colors and compostion. LOve the blue clouds in the background as well. STunning, Renee. #7462446

Tiia Vissak 5/26/2009 1:25:04 PM

Congratulations again! #7559667

Christina N. Seuser 5/26/2009 1:28:38 PM

So happy to see this one again! Congratulations! #7559714

Pat Gamwell 5/26/2009 1:33:48 PM

There was never a doubt on THIS one...WTG! #7559800

A P 5/26/2009 1:37:01 PM

Worked like a charm LOLOL

Congratz again WTTGF #7559849

Allen Hughes 5/26/2009 2:00:39 PM

I loved the first one you did and I love this one as well. Congratulations. #7560308

Lynne Morris 5/26/2009 2:01:02 PM

WTG girl, Huge Congratulations on this beautiful finalist Renee. #7560316

Jeana Clark 5/26/2009 2:01:33 PM


YEP!!!
1st one was awesome...
So I This!!!

CONGRATULATIONS RENEE!!!
Fabulous Finalist!!!
Best Of Luck In The Next Round!!!

~J~ #7560328

Stefania Barbier 5/26/2009 2:06:00 PM

WTG Renee, huge congrats again! #7560424

Linda D. Lester 5/26/2009 2:11:33 PM

I knew this would be here....Congratulations!!! #7560530

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 5/26/2009 2:32:50 PM

Creative and beautiful Renee! Congratulations on your finalist! #7560808

ROLAN NARMAN 5/26/2009 2:41:04 PM

Huge Congratulations on your gorgeous finalist Renee! #7560911

frank w. degenhardt 5/26/2009 4:38:42 PM

Colorful and Creative. Congratulations on the Finalist my friend. #7562169

Eugenio Diaz 5/26/2009 4:59:01 PM

Congratulations on your AMAZING Finalist
Well done!!!! #7562415

Ken Smith 5/26/2009 5:16:02 PM

You've got this concept down...way to go, Renee! #7562536

Judy V. Kennamer 5/26/2009 5:24:08 PM

Gorgeous Renee!!! A big Congrats!!! #7562631

Terry Cervi 5/26/2009 6:13:52 PM

Congrats on this super finalist, Renee! #7563172

Susan M. Campbell 5/26/2009 7:08:33 PM

Very cool!!!!


#7563423

JO ANN CLEVELAND 5/26/2009 7:28:48 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist Renee...go for the gold!

jo ann c. #7563587

Evy Johansen 5/26/2009 7:49:32 PM

Big congratulations on another wonderful finalist, Renee!! #7563794

Debra R. Harder 5/26/2009 8:12:27 PM

This is such a brilliant image, Renee! Great colors and DD work! Congratulations on another fabulous finalist! Deb #7563948

Ujjwal Mukherjee 5/26/2009 11:32:18 PM

Wonderful finalist,Renee, congratulations!!! #7564626

Tammy Scott 5/27/2009 1:05:50 AM

Congratulations on another terrific finalist! #7564817

Katarina Mansson 5/27/2009 3:46:07 AM

Creative, colorful, successful - congratulations Renee! #7565392

Tarun Bose 5/27/2009 3:49:46 AM

Big congrats Renee for your finalist. #7565408

Jeff W. Robinson 5/27/2009 4:28:42 AM

Congrats Renee on your very creative and well deserved Finalist!! Jeff #7565618

Mukesh Srivastava 5/27/2009 8:37:38 AM

Huge congrats for the excellent creative Finalist and good luck for next round!!!!! #7566713

Kristi A. Howson 5/27/2009 9:08:14 AM

Congratulations and best of luck in the next round on this and all of your finalists Renee! #7566914

Shawn Jennings 5/27/2009 9:44:13 AM

Congrats once again, Renee! :) #7567135

Laurence Saliba 5/27/2009 11:37:31 AM

Wow this is great!! Congrats again Renee!!! #7567612

Kathy Cline 5/27/2009 5:54:07 PM

Glitter Graphics

Glitter Animal Graphics

WOW RENEE THIS IS JUST THE COOLEST IMAGE AND I HOPE ITS A WINNER.
CONGRATULATIONS
GOD BLESS KATHY #7569011

Sam Britt 5/27/2009 6:18:04 PM

Congratulations again, Renee! #7569070

Terry L. Ellis 5/27/2009 7:08:55 PM

A picture perfect finalist, Renee! Congratulations again! #7569298

Erica Murphy 5/27/2009 8:20:38 PM

Great shot Renee! Congratulations #7569580

David M. Montero 5/28/2009 9:07:12 AM

Wonderful composition. COngratulations. #7571540

Colleen Farrell 5/28/2009 10:00:02 AM

Fantastic, Renee! Big congrats on your finalist! #7571754

Keith Butler 5/28/2009 11:55:00 AM

Congratulations on your win Renee!!! #7572139

Lynne Morris 5/28/2009 12:04:39 PM

Huge Congratulations on this fantastic winner Renee. #7572174

Mariann Kovats 5/28/2009 12:07:20 PM

Congratulations on your fantastic winner, and winners on your other images! Awesome works, Renee! #7572188

Stefania Barbier 5/28/2009 12:14:31 PM

spectacular Renee, HUGE congrats on your 20 winners!!! (well I counted MANY, maybe not 20...!) #7572224

Jeana Clark 5/28/2009 12:16:07 PM


I think I counted 6 Winners!!
CONGRATULATIONS RENEE!!!!

~J~ #7572232

Ken Smith 5/28/2009 12:21:34 PM

Wow...you had an amazing month, Renee..mind-boggling your talents. Congrats to you! #7572269

Tiia Vissak 5/28/2009 12:22:36 PM

Congratulations! #7572281

Judy V. Kennamer 5/28/2009 12:55:49 PM

No surprise here!!! First Place all the way!!!! Congrats Renee!!!!! #7572443

Shawn Jennings 5/28/2009 1:06:33 PM

Congratulations on your fantastic win, Renee! #7572500

Michelle Alton 5/28/2009 1:13:25 PM

Great stuff, Renee! Many congratulations on all of your winning entries! #7572551

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 5/28/2009 1:36:15 PM

Congratulations on your FIRST PLACE win Renee! Very creative work! #7572680

Leslie McLain 5/28/2009 1:38:38 PM

Congrats on your very creative winner. #7572692

Daniella Puente 5/28/2009 1:42:53 PM

CONGRATS on this great winner Renee!!! #7572716

Agnes Fegan 5/28/2009 2:11:50 PM

Congrats on your colorful and unique winning photo :) #7572887

Linda D. Lester 5/28/2009 2:12:20 PM

Awesome....so happy to see this here!
Huge Congratulations!!! #7572889

John Connolly 5/28/2009 2:21:36 PM

Congratulations on your win Renee, a very deserving image! #7572924

Kelly S. Cavanaugh 5/28/2009 2:32:34 PM

Beautiful shot, Renee! Congratulations! #7572971

Peter Appelbaum 5/28/2009 3:34:39 PM

Congrats on this first place winner Renee. Peter #7573103

Gail Vitikacs 5/28/2009 3:43:52 PM

Excellent win Renee! You had one FANTASTIC MONTH for the GOLD!!!! #7573125

Remi Trepanier 5/28/2009 3:55:11 PM

Outstanding first place winner!!! #7573153

JO ANN CLEVELAND 5/28/2009 4:08:46 PM

What a winner you are girl!

Big congratulations on this 1st place winner!

And on being #2 in the Top 100 winners in BP!

jo ann c. #7573200

Deborah C. Lewinson 5/28/2009 4:30:55 PM

Hardy congrats on your 1st Place Winm Renee, for this marvelous image! #7573326

Tarun Bose 5/28/2009 4:40:42 PM

Big congrats for your first prize winner, Renee. #7573384

Colleen Farrell 5/28/2009 4:55:30 PM

WTG, Renee! Congrats on your win! #7573464

Kim Andelkovic (Kovic) 5/28/2009 5:10:05 PM

Congratulations on a wonderful image Renee #7573559

Tammy Scott 5/28/2009 5:21:24 PM

Congratulations on this well deserved winner! #7573606

Claudia Kuhn 5/28/2009 5:30:47 PM

Wonderful first place winner Renee, congratulations on this fine winner and your many 2nd places! #7573659

Cheryl E. Molennor 5/28/2009 5:57:48 PM

Congratulations on this amazing winner! #7573755

Mukesh Srivastava 5/28/2009 6:15:25 PM

Big congrats on this fantastic First place Win,Renee!!!! #7573820

Kara Hendricks 5/28/2009 6:23:55 PM

My my... Another First Place for ya, among FIVE other winners... Poor Renee, those BP judges just won't give your images the time of day will they?...lol

Everything you post is winning material Renee... We all want to be YOU!!! #7573845

Sarah Springer 5/28/2009 6:25:35 PM

Many congratulations, Renee!! Excellent. #7573849

ROLAN NARMAN 5/28/2009 6:26:46 PM

Huge congratulations on your awesome winner Renee! #7573855

Raymond Pauly 5/28/2009 6:45:37 PM

Beautiful winner, Renee!! Big congratulations! #7573939

Sam Britt 5/28/2009 7:01:18 PM

Congratulations on this first place winner, Renee! #7573985

Usman M. Bajwa 5/28/2009 7:47:20 PM

CONGRATS on getting the TOP GOLD in this category!!

Usman. #7574145

Ujjwal Mukherjee 5/28/2009 8:07:08 PM

HUGE Congratulations,Renee!!! #7574191

Michelle L. Frick 5/28/2009 8:21:45 PM

And, fabulous AGAIN! WTG!! #7574213

frank w. degenhardt 5/28/2009 8:54:41 PM

I loved the creativity behind this picture and the stunning colors. Congratulations on the First Place Win. Way to go. #7574284

A P 5/28/2009 9:10:23 PM

Congratulations Renee on your wonderfully creative first place Winner #7574318

Cheryl Schneider 5/28/2009 9:18:10 PM

Renee, I love this! Congratulations. Cheryl #7574345

Sharon 5/28/2009 9:24:20 PM

Renee, congratulations on your well deserved first place win!!! #7574378

Erica Murphy 5/28/2009 9:40:59 PM

Congratulations on your awesome winner Renee!! #7574437

Monika Sapek 5/28/2009 10:09:33 PM

Many congratulations on your very colorful and creative First Place Winner, Renee!
Monika #7574476

Katarina Mansson 5/28/2009 11:30:30 PM

Great winner Rennee; congratulations! #7574603

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer 5/29/2009 12:43:20 AM

Big congratulations on all your marvellous wins, Renee. Quite an achievement and SO well deserved. #7574798

Brett Dolsen 5/29/2009 1:51:25 AM

Wonderfull Renee!!Congratulations!Brett #7574996

Alan L. Borror 5/29/2009 2:05:27 AM

Wonderful first place winner, Renee! #7575014

Jeff W. Robinson 5/29/2009 4:02:15 AM

Congrats Renee on your Very Successful month!! Jeff #7575489

Eugenio Diaz 5/29/2009 5:04:22 AM

Wow, Congratulations on your Fabulous Win!!!
Well done! #7575708

Angie Sidles 5/29/2009 6:11:36 AM

This is incredible Renee! Big congrats to you on your first place win!! :) #7576004

Les Rhoades 5/29/2009 6:33:16 AM

Congratulations on your May Win! #7576086

Christina N. Seuser 5/29/2009 9:10:09 AM

Congratulations!! #7576484

Debra R. Harder 5/29/2009 10:02:16 AM

This is such brilliant work, Renee!! Congratulations on your awesome FIRST PLACE WIN!!! WHOOOO-HOOOO!! Deb #7576643

Dr Silly 5/29/2009 10:18:58 AM

Congratulations on your wonderful Gold winning photo. :O) #7576714

Datha Y. Thompson 5/29/2009 10:36:56 AM

CONGRATULATIONS Renee!!! Loven those vibrant colors AWESOME work girl!!! WTG :0) #7576755

Laurence Saliba 5/29/2009 10:39:31 AM

A BIG Congratulations!!! WTG Renee!!!! #7576760

JudyAnn Rector 5/29/2009 1:29:06 PM

I just KNEW this was a winner from the moment I saw it, Renee!! Congratulations on a superb win!! #7577055

Patricia Ronan 5/29/2009 1:44:32 PM

Beautiful image Renee, congrats on all your great wins again this month:) #7577108

Kristi A. Howson 5/29/2009 2:05:14 PM

Congratulations Renee on this incredible winning image! #7577167

Randy D. Dinkins 5/29/2009 5:38:29 PM

Congratulations Renee. Great comp and well deserved! #7577658

Wendy Moghadam 5/29/2009 6:53:16 PM

Creative! Congratulations on your win! #7577868

Robert K. Bemus 5/29/2009 9:12:04 PM

Beautiful scene, effects and yes, 5D, Renee-- congratulations on your First Place win!! #7578049

Graeme Chow 5/30/2009 5:59:28 AM

AS I expected this is a winner. Congratulations Renee. #7578981

Graeme Chow 5/30/2009 5:59:28 AM

AS I expected this is a winner. Congratulations Renee. #7578982

Robert Baer 5/30/2009 7:00:55 AM

Renee
Congrats on this colorful, creative image. #7579094

Phillip R. Connolly 5/30/2009 1:38:04 PM

Renee, so much of your work should have one of these gold badges, but I guess there are only so many to hand out!! Congratulations on another well deserved winner!! What a back yard!!! Way to go!!

Phil #7579941

Cindy Bendush 5/30/2009 10:37:05 PM

A very fun image Renee - congratulations on this first place winner! #7580666

Alex T. Mizuno 5/31/2009 4:19:01 PM

You have a beach in your back yard? I wish I did too. This is brilliant Renee!! Big Congratulations on your First Place win!!! #7582835

Mary Beth Aiello 6/2/2009 12:49:36 PM

Renee -- Huge congrats on this outstanding first place winner. So creative. #7589824

Linda Blair 6/4/2009 4:57:04 AM

WOW....how beautiful and colorful....well deserved 1st place win!!!!!! #7596157

Kathy L. Clark 6/11/2009 1:35:11 PM

WOW RENEE, HUGE CONGRATS AGAIN ON THIS SUPER COOL WINNER. #7620581

Dominick M. Dimacale 7/17/2009 2:56:58 AM

Congratulations Renee on your Win(s)!!!!


Dominick #7748011


To discuss, first log in or sign up (buttons are at top center of page).

Description

I had so much fun doing work in layers with my camera as a focal point once before that I thought I'd try it out again ...

I live in a highrise on the beach so therefore the beach is my backyard ....

Exif: F Number: 22, Exposure Bias Value: -0.67, ExposureTime: 1/6 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 100, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 27.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 5D

Uploaded on 4/24/2009 12:16:04 AM

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest FIRST PLACE Winner


Copyright for this gallery photo belongs solely to Renee Doyle. Images may not be copied, downloaded, or used in any way without the expressed, written permission of the photographer.
Contact photographer via gallery.
Log in to follow or message this photographer or report this photo.