Lone flyer

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 4/27/2009 12:04:18 AM

Here are the 2 originals, SOOC. #1119274

Ujjwal Mukherjee level-classic 4/27/2009 12:12:20 AM

Wonderfully done,Usman! Very dramatic and eye catching!! #7454275

Renee Doyle level-classic 4/27/2009 12:15:33 AM

Excellent composite Usman!!! Beautiful and very dramatic!!! #7454287

Carol Engstrom level-classic 4/27/2009 12:18:26 AM

Wow that sky is ominous! Great job with the composite, Usman! #7454301

Stefania Barbier level-classic 4/27/2009 12:26:07 AM

and a big wow Usman... the image and PS work are fantastic! #7454334

Christina N. Seuser level-classic 4/27/2009 12:34:14 AM

Great dramatic image Usman! #7454367

Lynne Morris level-classic 4/27/2009 12:34:33 AM

Very dramatic image with wonderfu lps work Usman. #7454370

Tommy E. Burgess 4/27/2009 12:37:53 AM

Beautiful work to get this breath taking dramatic image Usman!! #7454380

Ray & Audrey Clarke 4/27/2009 12:53:02 AM

Wonderful image and great ps work Usman.!!!(R) #7454424

Karen Engelbreth 4/27/2009 12:55:22 AM

Fantastic image, Usman - great work... #7454431

Troy Gallagher 4/27/2009 1:06:08 AM

Great work Usman, wonderful sky image.

Troy #7454479

Cecil P. Whitt 4/27/2009 1:06:34 AM

An interesting and attractive image. C #7454482

Renata Gusciora level-classic 4/27/2009 1:07:51 AM

Fabulous image,Usman! #7454489

Dominick M. Dimacale level-classic 4/27/2009 2:20:24 AM

Lovely image and work here, Usman.

Dominick #7454607

Kerry Hill level-classic 4/27/2009 2:23:46 AM

Wonderful dramatic image and work, Usman!! #7454620

Doug Pignet level-classic 4/27/2009 2:49:34 AM

Very well done, nice DD work and great comp,doug #7454710

Tammy M. Anderson level-classic 4/27/2009 3:14:15 AM

Gorgeous capture and work here, Usman. #7454802

Cassie L. Woodlee level-classic 4/27/2009 5:21:04 AM

WOW OUTSTANDING, Usman!!!!!!!! #7455299

Ken Smith level-classic 4/27/2009 5:22:04 AM

Very nice work, Usman..the colors really pop and very dramatic! #7455306

Mukesh Srivastava level-classic 4/27/2009 5:39:38 AM

WOW... Terrific clouds and composite work, Usman!!!! #7455362

Mitch Spence level-classic 4/27/2009 9:07:25 AM

Spectacularly beautiful scene and great work with it, Usman. #7456140

Janet Daniel level-classic 4/27/2009 2:24:50 PM

Wonderful PP work, Usman! Gorgeous image! #7457261

Claudia Kuhn level-classic 4/27/2009 4:30:07 PM

Wow, wonderful clouds, glad you got a few good pics. #7457579

Barbara Waldoch level-classic 4/27/2009 4:41:39 PM

Beautiful shot, Usman! #7457626

Anna Diederich level-classic 4/27/2009 6:30:12 PM

This is beautiful Usman! #7458283

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer level-classic 4/27/2009 11:16:02 PM

Awesome sky!!! Fantastic colors!!! This is super, Usman. #7459087

Carolyn J. Connolly level-classic 4/27/2009 11:16:54 PM

Usman, this is a very dramatic composite shot of the storm clouds over your house, and the lone bird (no doubt!) quickly flying to find *some* shelter in its roosting place!! Very nicely done indeed!! :o) #7459091

Betsy Labuschagne 4/28/2009 12:40:37 PM

Very dramatic and beautiful!! Wonderful treatment Usman!! #7461918

Carol L. Fowler level-classic 4/28/2009 4:19:40 PM

Very striking shot! #7462440

Randy D. Dinkins level-classic 4/28/2009 5:53:17 PM

Great lighting and sat. Beautiful work. #7462712

Leslie McLain level-classic 4/29/2009 5:14:36 AM

Truly amazing sky and image. Wonderful dark room work.
By the way, I agree totally with your comments on the EFP thread. #7463941

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 5/5/2009 9:15:23 PM

Thank you all ;-)

Usman. #7489971

Stephen S. Maguire 5/28/2009 8:30:06 PM

Great work!!! I really love this image!!! #7574235

Tiia Vissak level-classic 6/19/2009 1:52:29 PM

Congratulations again! #7649266

Mitch Spence level-classic 6/19/2009 2:09:39 PM

My congratulations to you, Usman. #7649388

Clyde P. Smith 6/19/2009 2:11:53 PM

Congratulations Usman. Very dramtic and creative Finalist. #7649405

Peter Appelbaum level-classic 6/19/2009 2:26:11 PM

Outstanding finalist Usman. Congrats. Peter #7649508

M.Christine Duncan 6/19/2009 2:43:08 PM

Absoluetly divine!!! Congratulations on this finalist!!!! #7649673

Renee Doyle level-classic 6/19/2009 3:30:11 PM

So cool!!! Glad to see this one again!! Congratulations Usman!! #7650127

Stefania Barbier level-classic 6/19/2009 3:47:11 PM

wonderful! huge congrats!!!!! #7650260

Jeana Clark 6/19/2009 4:59:02 PM


BEAUTIFUL Usman!!!
Congratulations on
this fabulous finalist!!!!
Best of luck in the next round!!!!

~J~ #7650862

Janet Daniel 6/19/2009 5:58:14 PM

Another big congrats, Usman! #7651471

Mitch Spence level-classic 6/19/2009 6:25:52 PM

Congratulations to you, Usman! #7651688

ROLAN NARMAN 6/19/2009 6:52:42 PM

Huge congrats on your fantastic finalist, Usman! #7651946

Raymond Pauly level-classic 6/19/2009 8:22:18 PM

Great image, Usman! Congratulations! #7652613

Alex T. Mizuno level-classic 6/20/2009 1:49:40 AM

Great creation Usman! Congratulations on your Finalist!!! #7653914

Courtenay Vanderbilt 6/20/2009 3:04:13 AM

Magnificent Usman! Congratulations! #7654151

Robert Baer level-classic 6/20/2009 6:39:39 AM

usman
i think this is fantastic. what a beautiful creation. you have a wonderful eye. congrats on this awesome finalist. #7655171

Eugenio Diaz level-classic 6/20/2009 7:43:06 AM

Congratulations on your AMAZING Finalist! #7655620

Teresa A. Burnett level-classic 6/20/2009 8:49:16 AM

And another huge congrats on this stunning finalist Usman!! Awesome work!! #7656140

Patricia A. Coblentz level-classic 6/20/2009 9:11:56 AM

An ominous scene....congratulations, Usman!
Patti #7656288

Philippe Vieux-Jeanton 6/20/2009 11:03:37 AM

Wow !!! This is really terrific..Congratultions Usman, hope you the best for next round. #7656954

Leland N. Saunders level-classic 6/20/2009 12:37:38 PM

Dramtic capture ... Well done and congratulations ... !!

Lee #7657282

Daniel Ruf level-classic 6/20/2009 1:13:00 PM

Beautiful capture...congrats. #7657541

Sarah Springer level-classic 6/20/2009 3:47:31 PM

Congratulations on this very beautiful and dramatic finalist, Usman. #7658332

Debra R. Harder level-classic 6/20/2009 4:13:33 PM

You're on a roll, Usman! Congratulations on another beautiful finalist! Deb #7658424

Ken Smith level-classic 6/20/2009 8:35:13 PM

Excellent, Usman. Congrats to you!! #7659135

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 6/20/2009 10:28:13 PM

Thanks a million for your support & comments which are very dear to me and I really appreciate these!!

Usman. #7659394

Colleen Farrell level-classic 6/20/2009 10:37:45 PM

Gorgeous, Usman!! Big congrats again! #7659429

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 6/20/2009 11:03:02 PM

Thanks Colleen!

Usman. #7659487

Jessica Jenney level-classic 6/21/2009 4:18:21 AM

Congratulations, Usman on your terrific finalist! #7660080

Laurence Saliba level-classic 6/21/2009 5:50:22 AM

Congrats again Usman!! #7660365

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 6/21/2009 10:40:48 AM

Thank you Jessica and Laurence!

Usman. #7661160

Margaret R. Barry level-classic 6/21/2009 3:44:40 PM

Congratulations on this stunning finalist, Usman! #7661926

Anne McKinnell level-classic 6/21/2009 6:45:36 PM

Wow, talk about drama!!!! Congrats on your amazing finalist Usman!! #7662434

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 6/21/2009 8:53:16 PM

Thank you Margaret and Anne.

Usman. #7662815

Carol Engstrom level-classic 6/21/2009 9:06:22 PM

Congrats again! #7662836

Katarina Mansson level-classic 6/22/2009 3:51:36 AM

An instant favorite. Fantastic POV and mood. Congratulations Usman! #7663680

Mark Dodge 6/22/2009 1:34:46 PM

Excellent capture, Usman. Congratulations as well! #7665795

Steve M. Harrington 6/22/2009 4:52:58 PM

I like the boldness of this image, Usman.
Steve #7666862

Marijana Fajgl level-classic 6/25/2009 4:18:08 AM

Very dramatic and powerful image, Usman! I love the title too. Great work! Big congratulations! #7676399

Betsy Labuschagne 6/25/2009 4:26:30 AM

Congratulations on your excellent finalist Usman!! #7676428

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 6/29/2009 12:11:43 AM

Thanks a lot Carol, Katarina, Mark, Steve, Marijana and Betsy!

UB. #7688347

Rafal Stachura 6/29/2009 3:52:35 AM

Well done Usman, great image and congrats on your finalist! #7688791

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 6/29/2009 4:09:42 AM

Thanks Rafal!!

UB. #7688872

Thomas E. Hinds level-classic 6/30/2009 5:26:49 AM

Beautiful result of layering! Just amazing! #7692483

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 7/8/2009 1:00:38 AM

Thanks you very much, Thomas!

UB. #7716695

Rich Helmer 10/6/2009 9:59:14 PM

Spectacular image!!! Very dramatic!!! #8014961

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 12/15/2009 10:15:10 AM

Thanks Rich! #8217706

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(FINALIST - May '09 - Nature & Landscape)
Inclement weather brought these awesome clouds over Islamabad in April '09. I snapped a few shots from my house rooftop, seconds before it started to rain. This one is a composite of two such shots. The originals are placed in the thread. Layers and adjustments in PS CS2.

Hope you all have a wonderful day!



Exif: F Number: 7.1, Exposure Bias Value: -0.67, ExposureTime: 10/2000 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 200, FocalLength: 55.00 mm, Model: NIKON D40

Uploaded on 4/27/2009 12:03:38 AM

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Camera: Nikon D40 Digital SLR Camera

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