Dreaming of Ducks

© Connie L. Carpenter

Dreaming of Ducks

Uploaded: May 15, 2003


Canon G2, digital at ISO 50 and f2.8. This is two photos layered. Both shots taken on the same outing.


Ellen Peach level-classic May 15, 2003

Connie, you have mastered this, both photos are fantastic but toghther it is absolutely beautiful and definitely a winner...a big BRAVO! #35168

Evy Johansen level-classic May 26, 2019

Gosh, this is a beautiful image, Connie and I agree with Ellen: definitely a winner. Great work! #97473

Mette Vendelboe Allison level-classic May 26, 2019

Very good collage work. You can see that its two different photos but the difference of light is actually what makes it look so good. There is a good depth in your picture too! #97494

Joy Brown May 26, 2019

Outstanding, Connie! It absolutely looks like one photo - great job! #97495

Judith G. Secco May 26, 2019

Another fantastic work of art!
Judy #97525

Connie L. Carpenter May 26, 2019

Thank you, Ellen, Evy, Mette Judy and Joy. I have this idea to create painted like images of my dogs. What I am looking for is a "type" of expression. Sometimes I get the expression with a good background... sometimes, not. These two photos were taken within 10 minutes of each other so the light should be pretty similar. It was overcast with bits of filtered sunlight peeking through. Thank you so much for your kind comments. Connie #97530

Dottie Shepherd May 26, 2019

Connie, Excellent capture...wonderful work #97534

Randy A. Myers level-classic May 26, 2019

Beautiful. I'm green. #97538

Jill Battaglia May 26, 2019

Love it!! Wonderful work!! :-) #97568

Shirley L. Carpenter May 26, 2019

You've got a winner here Connie....Excellent work.... #97585

Carolyn M. Fletcher level-deluxe May 26, 2019

COOL!!!!! #97628

Darren K. Fisher level-classic May 26, 2019

WOW WOW AND WOW, The lighting here is outstanding and there is no way you can tell this was two images. You need to give me some lessons on layering. Again outstanding job Connie!!!! #97669

Damian P. Gadal May 26, 2019

Nice work Connie! :-) #97672

Connie L. Carpenter May 26, 2019

Thank you all...Dottie, Randy, Jill, Shirley, Carolyn, Darren and Damian. Hope I didn't miss anyone. Thank you, thank you, thank you! You have made my day. #97820

William C. Raco level-classic May 26, 2019

It's evident you put some time and thought into this composition.
The lighting is very complimentary and realistic as it is shining off Sasha's nose as it is bright in that same area of the image.
You are definately an artist, Connie.

bill #97910

Connie L. Carpenter May 26, 2019

Special thanks to you too, Bill. #98503

Elizabeth A. Zibas May 26, 2019

Man, Connie this is beautiful stuff. Dare I say, it is my favorite dog image of yours. And, that is hard to pick! The laying is so fantastic and naturally done. I love both images. The expression on the dog is so regal. The background is subtle and the colors are perfect for the image. I think I have to own this image. This one belongs on the cover of a calendar. Great stuff Connie. Perfectly executed. Bravo to you my friend. #99748

Barbara K. Breitsameter May 26, 2019

Perfection Connie! The expression, lighting and composition is superb. I know we will see this one in the winner's circle. #100380

LJ Corliss level-classic May 26, 2019

Beautiful work Connie...really excellent :) #105082

Bernard B. Travers May 26, 2019

This, too, is an exceptionally stunning image. Wonderful work, Connie. #120447

Susie Peek-Swint August 21, 2005

Nobi's dedication to you made me look in your gallery ~ such beautiful work.. this one stands out for me as labs are my favourite :)
susie #1744515

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