Sky Flower

© Ken Grooms

Sky Flower

Uploaded: July 27, 2005

Description

Wind, handshake (Bulb), Unsharp Mask, Adjust Lighting, Enhance Color.] The main tool was the Unsharp mask - I really cranked it up! Taken at a middle school about 100 yards from my house.

Comments

Deb Holmes-Hatfield July 27, 2005

Very cool capture, Ken, awesome colors...and the catagory thing can be a bit tricky! Sometimes there is just no right place for an image, it fits several places! #284629

Mary Timman July 27, 2005

Gorgeous shot! Great close up and color is superb!
I'm still trying to understand the catagory thing myself, so I'm sure you are not alone! #1644364

Hayley Brooks Thistlethwaite July 27, 2005

I love this shot. Is this the original color of the fire work? #1644437

Ken Grooms July 27, 2005

Thanks, ladies. I enhanced the color and contrast, but it was basically this color red. #1644678

Tammy Scott July 27, 2005

AWESOME image and effects, Ken! #1645356

Ken Grooms July 27, 2005

Thanks, Tammy! #1647019

Jim Kinnunen level-deluxe July 27, 2005

cool image, Ken!!! #1647265

Kirsi Bertolini July 28, 2005

Wau! You really got this one to spark! I love it!!! Great name too #1648320

Joyce ONeil July 28, 2005

Awesome! #1648354

Kate Jackson July 28, 2005

Oh my oh my Ooooohh Ahhhhh!!!! Innnncredible! #1648460

Ken Grooms July 28, 2005

Thank you all very much! #1649021

Goshka G. July 28, 2005

This is just awesome, Ken!!! #1650612

Ken Grooms July 28, 2005

Thanks, Goshka! #1650786

Serena Pierce level-deluxe July 28, 2005

Very cool Ken! #1651303

Ken Grooms July 28, 2005

Thanks, Serena! #1651372

Marie Fields July 30, 2005

Terrific image, Ken!!! #1657032

Terry L. Ellis level-classic July 30, 2005

Very cool effects, Ken! #1657094

Ken Grooms July 30, 2005

Thanks, Marie and Terry! #1657129

Tammy Scott August 20, 2005

Congratulations on your finalist! #1739719

Jill Flynn August 20, 2005

Congratulations on this outstanding finalist Ken! Awesome shot! #1740173

Ken Grooms August 20, 2005

Thanks, Ladies, for your kind words! #1742534

Terry L. Ellis level-classic August 20, 2005

Big congratulations, Ken, on your fabulous finalist!!!! #1742599

KHAWLA Haddad August 20, 2005

Congratulations on Wonderful finalists!!! #1743363

Ken Grooms August 20, 2005

Thanks, Terry and Kelly! #1743373

Jim Kinnunen level-deluxe August 21, 2005

Congratulations, Ken!!! #1744020

Marie Fields August 21, 2005

Congratulations on this terrific finalist, Ken! Love it! #1745788

S J August 21, 2005

Congratulations on this outstanding Finalist, Ken!! #1746100

Ken Grooms August 21, 2005

Thanks, guys!

Congratulations on your WINNERS!!!!!!! #1746137

Susan T. Evans level-classic August 21, 2005

Congrats Ken on all your wonderful finalists!!!! no surprise here, wonderful!!! #1746368

Ken Grooms August 21, 2005

Same to you, Susan, on your winners! #1746638

Amalia Sylvia Arriaga Salinas level-classic August 21, 2005

Congratulations Ken!,
Amalia #1747324

Lori L. Thomas August 22, 2005

It really does look like a flower. Congratulations and excellent work. #1750676

Lori Carlson August 22, 2005

Yeah Ken!! Congratulations!!! :0) #1751979

Ken Grooms August 22, 2005

Thansk, everyone - I appreciate that! #1752013

Sharon Day level-classic August 22, 2005

A gorgeous and creative finalist, Ken!!! Good luck next round! #1753021

Ken Grooms August 22, 2005

Thanks, Sharon - same to you! #1753290

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