Autumn Gold

© Nikki McDonald

Autumn Gold

Nikki McDonald Student 10/5/2009 4:09:23 AM

Original #1188256

Colette M. Metcalf 10/5/2009 4:15:51 AM

Very beautiful, Nikki!!! #8009159

Amy M. Wilson 10/5/2009 4:25:27 AM

Excellent work, you took a nice photo and turned it into a gorgeous work of art... beautifully done, Nikki! #8009198

Dominick M. Dimacale 10/5/2009 4:33:55 AM

This is a beauty and love what you did, Nikki, love the warm tones.

Dominick #8009223

Leslie McLain 10/5/2009 4:45:37 AM

Beautiful colors, comp and digital darkroom work, Nikki. #8009252

Agnes Fegan 10/5/2009 4:49:08 AM

Wow...that's quite a change; looks beautiful! #8009273

Jeff W. Robinson 10/5/2009 4:54:55 AM

A beautiful Autumn image Nikki - Great job with this! Jeff #8009317

Joy Rector 10/5/2009 4:55:04 AM

beautiful, love the colors #8009318

Tess L. Yee 10/5/2009 4:57:51 AM

Amazing (and very effective) change, Nikki! Love the color and effect! #8009344

Julie Burnett 10/5/2009 6:07:51 AM

Gorgeous colors and lighting, Nikki! #8009615

Teri Klinger 10/5/2009 6:36:15 AM

beautiful! love the lighting & color - great fall image! :) #8009728

JO ANN CLEVELAND 10/5/2009 7:10:33 AM

You are an artist, that made it totally gorgeous Nikki!

jo ann c. #8009804

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 10/5/2009 9:38:02 AM

Impressive details, golden tones and depth. Truly remarkable Nikki! #8010175

Susana Heide 10/5/2009 11:25:01 AM

Impressive work!!! The warm colors are fabulous!! #8010366

Jeana Clark 10/5/2009 1:10:49 PM

Extraordinary work Nikki!!!!
Love the outcome!!!
Beautiful autumn colors and a terrific transformation!!!!

~J~ #8010654

Ken Smith 10/5/2009 5:06:17 PM

I think we'll see this one again..awesome!! #8011036

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 10/5/2009 5:20:30 PM

Gloriously gorgeous!!!! I agree with Ken, Nikki!!! :-) k #8011077

David Phalen 10/5/2009 5:36:01 PM

Gorgeous work here Nikki!! Love the light, tones and details!! #8011132

David Phalen 10/5/2009 5:36:21 PM

Gorgeous work here Nikki!! Love the light, tones and details!! #8011134

Stefania Barbier 10/6/2009 12:19:06 AM

dreamy, delicate, and gorgeous, Nikki! #8011766

Daniel Ruf 10/6/2009 12:10:57 PM

Great macro and super background color. #8013793

Joannie M. Bertucci 10/8/2009 1:32:25 AM

Nikki, I'd say they are both wonderful in their own rights! Love the DD treatment! Love the original colors and the soft breeze feeling! #8018128

Karen Celella 10/21/2009 4:30:06 AM

Congratulations on your feature in Snapshot Nikki! Your work is amazing! #8055438

Mitch Spence 10/21/2009 8:21:57 AM

Congratulations on your Digital Darkroom feature, Nikki! #8055928

Dianna Murphy 10/21/2009 9:23:39 AM

Well worth the effort Nikki. Congrats on your snapshot feature. #8056114

Dr Silly 10/21/2009 2:43:51 PM

Way to go Nikki, being in DD snapshot. :O) #8056635

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 10/21/2009 6:11:14 PM

Congratulations Nikki! #8056992

Susan M. Hembree 10/21/2009 6:48:21 PM

Good show in DD, Nikki! Congrats! Also, you did a great job on this. It really has come to life especially in colors and tones. #8057044

Mary E. Lake 10/22/2009 2:30:55 PM

Congrats on the DD feature Nikki!! Way to GO!!! :)

Susie Peek-Swint 11/4/2009 4:21:29 AM

This is lovely Nikki ~ excellent ps work ~ thanks for showing the original! #8102497

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Putting this in DD because I changed so much. I loved the light in the original and the vertical composition but I had missed the tip of one of the main leaves and the colors were flat so . . . added canvas, cloned in tip and background, cleaned spots on leaves, played with filters to bring out details, added a color layer and blended, and I don't know what else.
Original in discussion
Category: Digital Darkroom

Exif: F Number: 2.8, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 10000/1000000 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 400,400, FocalLength: 100.00 mm, Model: DSLR-A350

Uploaded on 10/5/2009 4:08:29 AM

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