Greetings from 1915!

© Colleen Farrell

Greetings from 1915!

Michelle L. Frick level-classic 7/13/2009 7:52:00 PM

You are such an incredible artist Colleen! This is so well done - I love the effects!! #1153811

Jean B. Hall level-classic 7/13/2009 8:00:33 PM

This is just splendid! So wonderfully moody. Love what you've done with the effects. #7736371

Colleen Farrell level-classic 7/13/2009 8:08:52 PM

Lisa J. Boulden

Outstanding work, Colleen!
Definitely achieved that old postcard look.
Beautiful light and tones!
Great use of effects.
~♥~lisa
7/13/2009 7:51:31 PM

Thanks so much, Michelle, Jean and Lisa!
#7736392

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna level-classic 7/13/2009 8:11:30 PM

I LOVE this, Colleen!!! Beautiful image with such elegant effects!!! :-) ♫ k #7736397

Jim Kinnunen level-classic 7/13/2009 8:18:53 PM

Wonderful work with these effects Colleen!:) #7736409

Julianne Bradford level-classic 7/13/2009 8:39:12 PM

Wonderful work of art on this classic beauty. Great grain and antiquing on this wonderful capture Colleen! #7736462

Sam Britt level-classic 7/13/2009 9:09:30 PM

Great composition, tones & effects, Colleen. It does look like an old postcard. #7736509

Raymond Pauly level-classic 7/13/2009 10:11:26 PM

Wonderful image and great work with the effects here, Colleen! I really like that vintage look... what textures did you use? #7736576

A P level-classic 7/13/2009 10:19:34 PM

You've accomplished your goal of getting that old postcard look, Colleen. Awesome capture and effects. #7736584

Max Aureli level-classic 7/14/2009 1:08:59 AM

Wonderful painting work!!! Great light and textures, Collen!!!! #7736793

Michelle Alton level-classic 7/14/2009 2:40:46 AM

Very nicely accomplished, Colleen. #7736954

Beverley Scott level-classic 7/14/2009 3:15:57 AM

You've definitely excelled at the old postcard look in this image, Colleen! Excellent work! #7737088

Deb Koskovich 7/14/2009 3:41:14 AM

Lovely texture effects, Colleen. And congrats on your POTD today...no surprise there! #7737203

Susie Peek-Swint 7/14/2009 4:26:05 AM

Great capture and treatment Colleen ~ terrific DD work! #7737338

Eugenio Diaz 7/14/2009 5:28:32 AM

Magnificent!!
Fantastic effects and texture!!!
Well done...Amazing work Colleen! #7737520

Colleen Farrell level-classic 7/14/2009 8:13:13 AM

Thanks very much, everybody!

Raymond, it's a variety of textures, including stone and fabric. #7738033

Karen Bacon level-classic 7/14/2009 8:24:13 AM

This is absolutely gorgeous Colleen!Very well done!! #7738081

Joy Rector level-classic 7/14/2009 12:16:10 PM

beautiful #7738773

John Connolly level-classic 7/14/2009 1:49:40 PM

Amazing darkroom work here Colleen! This sure looks like a postcard from the past! Well done! #7739082

Renata Gusciora level-classic 7/14/2009 2:19:05 PM

Fantastic presentation,amazing image,wonderful subject,Colleen! #7739227

Tammy Espino level-classic 7/14/2009 3:08:50 PM

You certainly got the look you were going for! Stunning~
Congrats on your POTD !!! YAY :) #7739395

anonymous 7/14/2009 5:55:35 PM

Hi Colleen! Well you did a fine job with this image...it certainly looks like an old postcard!! Well done! B- #7739878

Jennifer L. Alder 7/14/2009 9:08:44 PM

Totally beautiful, Colleen! #7740333

Janice Mezzacappa level-classic 7/15/2009 8:45:41 AM

Bellissimo!!! Colleen this is truly gorgeous and have created a work of art!! #7741750

Allen O. Howard 7/15/2009 9:47:22 AM

ART! Wonderful presentation, Colleen!!! #7741934

Tiia Vissak level-classic 7/15/2009 1:50:23 PM

great tones, effects & framing! #7742563

Colleen Farrell level-classic 7/15/2009 3:26:25 PM

Thank you so much, everybody! #7742822

Evy Johansen level-classic 7/15/2009 11:56:54 PM

So very beutiful, Colleen!! #7743849

Colleen Farrell level-classic 7/16/2009 4:41:08 PM

Thank you, Evy! #7746872

Michael Khoury level-classic 7/17/2009 2:49:09 AM

I like how you have rendered this with its nice texture and warm tones Colleen!
mk #7747984

Ivan Chacon 7/17/2009 7:40:15 PM

Lovely work! :) #7750948

Chris Ebben level-classic 7/18/2009 3:15:33 PM

All that effort certainly paid off. Great results=^..^= #7753344

Colleen Farrell level-classic 7/18/2009 4:21:15 PM

Thank you Michael, Ivan and Chris! #7753474

PATRICIA A. CASEY level-classic 7/19/2009 5:22:55 AM

I think you've achieved your quest for an old postcard quality....just lovely.... #7754574

Kathleen M. Rinker level-classic 7/19/2009 3:34:20 PM

Great image and effects Colleen!! #7755897

Robert Baer level-classic 7/21/2009 6:38:40 AM

perfecto my friend!! love it. #7762049

Heidi Knight level-classic 7/21/2009 3:30:27 PM

Great tones and effects for just the right mood! Love your images!!!! ;) #7763585

Stephanie Frey level-classic 7/22/2009 5:06:06 AM

Wow, this is stunning, Colleen! I hope we see it with some gold next month! #7767534

Amy M. Wilson level-classic 7/22/2009 7:21:03 AM

Great comp, I love the tones and effects; just beautiful, Colleen! #7768356

Colleen Farrell level-classic 7/22/2009 10:24:31 AM

Thanks so much, Patricia, Kathleen, Justin, Heidi, Stephanie and Amy! #7769451

Nancy (Peaches) Harker 8/6/2009 11:29:02 AM

lOVE THE OLD TIME LOOK, AWSOME DDR cOLLEEN!

Dang cap locks lol sorry! #7823677

Colleen Farrell level-classic 8/7/2009 9:30:26 PM

Thank you, Peaches! #7828249

Courtenay Vanderbilt 8/17/2009 3:00:13 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on your Finalist, Colleen! #7857547

Nikki McDonald level-classic 8/17/2009 4:02:32 PM

Congratulations on the finalist, Colleen. #7857933

Carol L. Fowler level-classic 8/17/2009 4:37:18 PM

Congrats on this Finalist! #7858224

Nancyj Hovey level-classic 8/17/2009 4:46:09 PM

C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S
on your well deserving FINALIST. 8o) #7858307

Amy M. Wilson level-classic 8/17/2009 5:02:59 PM

Congratulations on this gorgeous Finalist, Colleen! #7858453

Janet Daniel 8/17/2009 5:10:50 PM

This is an exceptional image, Colleen!
A big congratulations on your wonderful finalist! #7858502

ROLAN NARMAN 8/17/2009 6:01:47 PM

Huge Congrats on this gorgeous finalist Colleen! #7858904

Debra R. Harder level-classic 8/17/2009 6:12:36 PM

Your work is always incredible, Colleen!! Congratulations on this BEAUTIFUL, BEAUTIFUL finalist!!! LOVE THIS!!! Deb #7858998

Deborah C. Lewinson level-classic 8/17/2009 6:34:33 PM

Congratulations on this marvelous finalist, Colleen!

Debby #7859261

Evy Johansen level-classic 8/17/2009 8:06:13 PM

Huge congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Colleen!! Good luck! #7860028

Jeana Clark level-classic 8/17/2009 8:06:57 PM


Congratulations on your fabulous finalist Colleen!!!!!
Best of luck in the next round!!!!

~J~ #7860033

Sharon level-classic 8/17/2009 8:24:53 PM

WTGG!!! HUGE congratulations on your outstanding finalist, Colleen. All the best in the next round and thanks for sharing how who accomplished this postcard effect. Beautiful. #7860178

Teresa A. Burnett level-classic 8/17/2009 8:40:33 PM

Huge congratulations on this marvelous Finalist, Colleen!! Best of luck in the next round!! #7860272

Julianne Bradford level-classic 8/17/2009 8:57:32 PM

Congratulations on your well deserved finalist award for this wonderful composition Colleen! #7860350

Cesar J. La Rosa level-classic 8/17/2009 9:57:56 PM

Big Congratulations on this BEAUTIFUL Finalist, Colleen!!!
Cesar #7860483

Heidi Knight level-classic 8/17/2009 11:22:34 PM

Congratulations Colleen!!! WTG! #7860647

Stefania Barbier level-classic 8/18/2009 12:45:00 AM

huge congratulations on your SPECTACULAR finalist!!! #7860819

Barbara Waldoch level-classic 8/18/2009 12:47:53 AM

Congratulations on this gorgeous Finalist, Colleen! #7860832

Jessica Jenney level-classic 8/18/2009 5:00:00 AM

Congratulations, Colleen on your fabulous finalist! #7861623

Bojan Bencic level-classic 8/18/2009 6:06:40 AM

Congratulations on your finalist, Colleen. Fantastic DD work. #7861983

Linda Blair 8/18/2009 6:37:52 AM

Congratulations!!!!!!! #7862165

anonymous 8/18/2009 7:20:44 AM

Congratulations Colleen on your fantastic finalist! B- #7862426

Eugenio Diaz 8/18/2009 7:33:01 AM

Congratulations, Colleen on your fantastic finalist! #7862498

A P 8/18/2009 7:58:02 AM

Congratulations Colleen on your awesome finalist. Best of luck in the next round. #7862625

Tamara K. Walker level-classic 8/18/2009 8:48:36 AM

CONGRATULATIONS! #7862881

Becky J. Parkinson level-classic 8/18/2009 8:50:59 AM

Beautiful, Colleen!! This is one of my favorite places - used to take my kids there every time we went to the city (we used to live in the Palo Alto area). It brings back wonderful memories and you've captured it beautifully!! Congratulations!! #7862885

Colleen Farrell level-classic 8/18/2009 9:12:12 AM

Thanks so much, everybody!! :D #7862955

Susan M. Campbell level-classic 8/18/2009 10:10:41 AM

Way to go Colleen. Congrats on your finalist. #7863174

Donna LaMattino Pagakis level-classic 8/18/2009 10:39:33 AM

Congratulations on your finalist! Beautiful work Colleen! #7863328

Daniella Puente level-classic 8/18/2009 11:34:29 AM

Big congrats on this wonderful image Colleen :))) #7863604

Stephen Zacker level-classic 8/18/2009 2:10:40 PM

Really like your presentation. Congratulations #7863905

Agnes Fegan level-classic 8/18/2009 3:02:08 PM

Congratulations Colleen! #7864131

Renee Doyle level-classic 8/18/2009 3:19:35 PM

Love everything about this Colleen!! Big congratulations!! #7864222

Steve M. Harrington level-classic 8/18/2009 4:17:58 PM

Good on you, Colleen. :)
Steve #7864509

Erica Murphy level-classic 8/18/2009 4:39:06 PM

Congratulations Colleen! #7864615

Leslie McLain level-classic 8/18/2009 5:52:20 PM

Congrats on your beautiful finalist, Colleen. #7864888

Mary K. Robison level-classic 8/18/2009 6:05:32 PM

Lovely colors and excellent use of effects in this image, Colleen!
CONGRATULATIONS on its selection as a finalist, and best of luck to you in the next level up! #7864942

Susan Fox 8/18/2009 6:13:27 PM

Congrats :-) #7864967

Terry L. Ellis level-classic 8/18/2009 7:10:52 PM

Another beautiful finalist, Colleen! Congratulations, again! #7865152

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 8/18/2009 11:03:42 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on this awesome FINALIST!!!

UB. #7865585

Jeff W. Robinson level-classic 8/19/2009 4:35:44 AM

Congrats on your Finalist Colleen! Jeff #7866581

Ivan Chacon level-classic 8/19/2009 4:48:38 AM

Congrats on your Finalist Colleen! :) #7866657

Julianne Bradford level-classic 8/19/2009 8:22:41 AM

So glad to see this again! Congrats on your well deserved finalist award! #7867511

Colleen Farrell level-classic 8/19/2009 9:08:26 AM

Thanks so much, everybody! #7867713

Cindy Bendush level-classic 8/19/2009 9:55:37 PM

Great job Colleen! Congratulations on your finalist! #7870505

Beverley Scott level-classic 8/22/2009 6:12:07 AM

Congratulations on this awesome image, Colleen! #7877176

Patrick Rouzes level-classic 8/22/2009 7:22:28 AM

CONGRATULATIONS on this amazing & beautiful finalist, Colleen!!! #7877368

Alex T. Mizuno level-classic 8/22/2009 9:31:37 PM

So you were the one who was photographing POFA right in front of me last month! LOL! This is excellent Colleen! Love the antique feeling. Perfect for this structure from the past. Congratulations on your Finalist!!! #7879124

Colleen Farrell level-classic 8/23/2009 10:47:42 PM

Thanks so much, Cindy, Beverley, Patrick and Alex!

LOL Alex ... and I can never go by Ocean Beach without thinking I'll see you there! :) #7882126


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