The Lily Pond

© Patti Coblentz

The Lily Pond

Uploaded: August 07, 2011


Exif: F Number: 11, Exposure Bias Value: -0.67, ExposureTime: 10/4000 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 200, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 300.00 mm, Model: NIKON D300S


Melinda F. Schneider level-classic August 08, 2011

Very beautiful, creative, and unique! An image to be proud of! #1399386

Joy Rector August 08, 2011

beautiful, well done #9589399

Robert R. Goodman level-addict August 08, 2011

Hi Patricia,Always a favorite my friend.Beautiful treatment and wonderful capture!!!! #9589623

Courtenay Vanderbilt August 08, 2011

Beautiful abstract, Patti! Very creative! #9589685

Terry Cervi level-classic August 08, 2011

A beautiful image and treatment, Patti! #9589686

Patti Coblentz August 08, 2011

Thank you each so much; I appreciate your nice comments!

I'm at the beach (again) and going home today...AFTER spending an hour or so at Brookgreene Gardens which is an amazing sculpture gargen in SC. It is super hot, though...and very bright. Oh well. #9589720

Stefania Barbier level-addict August 08, 2011

truly artistic and gorgeous! #9589831

Bojan Bencic level-classic August 08, 2011

Quite special, Patricia. Interesting treatment and tone. #9590092

frank w. degenhardt level-classic August 08, 2011

I so enjoy the creative way of your presentation. Enjoy the beauty of the colors, the textured look that you gave it, enjoy how you bring the purple flower out of the brick, even the reflection. Gorgeous, creative look that I love my friend.
Have yourself a most wonderful day. #9590183

Linda D. Lester level-classic August 08, 2011

This is awesome....excellent work girl!
You need to come to Atlanta these flowers are in bloom like crazy!!! #9590316

Kathy Salerni level-classic August 08, 2011

Wow, what a cool image, Patti! Very creative and artistic with gorgeous color and reflections! #9590789

Patrick Rouzes level-classic August 08, 2011

Unique, creative, artistic & beautiful image & work here,Patti! Brilliant job , indeed! #9590824

Richard B. Hallick level-classic August 08, 2011

The colors, composition, and abstraction are excellent. What a great entry! #9590924

Marcie A. Fowler August 08, 2011

Beautiful digital artwork . . . #9591153

Tammy Espino August 08, 2011

Beautiful :) #9591380

Heather Loewenhardt level-deluxe August 09, 2011

What a wonderful artistic rendering Patti. I absolutely love the way the texture has been brought out with so much gorgeous colour. #9592080

Patti Coblentz August 09, 2011

Thanks everyone! Sometimes you get lost playing around, which I did here. BP might not like it, but I'm glad you guys do. Thanks again :) #9592772

Renata Gusciora August 09, 2011

What a lovely image and wonderful colors,Patti!Beautiful capture! #9592854

Emile Abbott level-deluxe August 10, 2011

Creative and unique, Wonderful Patti enjoy the beach. #9595666

Laura E. Swan level-classic August 11, 2011

Hi Patti!

So happy to read you got out to the beach. Fresh (hot?!) air can be great for the soul! :)))

This image deserves a poem under it. In a coffee table book. :D

When you make your book someday let me know if you need a poem. I'll write it for you.

Beautiful image.

-Laura :D #9597420

Patti Coblentz August 11, 2011

Thanks everyone...I truly appreciate it!

OK, Laura, I'm ready for the poem :)) #9597441

Laura E. Swan level-classic August 11, 2011

I imagine it will be a heavy one. Are you prepared? #9597520

Patti Coblentz August 11, 2011

Ready :) #9597563

Laura E. Swan level-classic August 11, 2011

I dreamed one day of a perfect life
Where sorrow didn't dwell,
Where bird calls softly drift mid air
As I lay by my wishing well.

A coin I'd toss into the pond
Where all my thoughts came true,
And then I woke and found once more
All I lack is you.

-Laura E. Swan #9597582

Patti Coblentz August 11, 2011

Beautiful, Laura...thank you :)) #9597729

Laura E. Swan level-classic August 11, 2011

Thank you for your beautiful DDR image that inspired the poem to arise in my heart, Miss Patti Girl. #9597740

Ken Smith level-classic August 11, 2011

That's pretty cool, Patti. And that's a pretty nice poem too..thanks to Laura! #9598089

Patti Coblentz August 12, 2011

Thank you, Ken!

:) Laura #9599031

Thomas E. Hinds August 13, 2011

Wonderful color, textures, and composition! Very nice, Patti! #9601983

Patti Coblentz August 13, 2011

Thank you, Tom! #9602000

Steve M. Harrington August 17, 2011

I am fascinated by this image, Patti. At first I had reservations about it, but I have come to like its subtle ways very much. You have done some fine & mysterious duplication and overlay that work together beautifully.
Steve #9611502

Karen Slagle August 20, 2011

What a unique and creative image this is, Patricia. It has a fab abstract feel to it....Love the colors. #9616167

Patti Coblentz August 20, 2011

Thank you Steve, and Karen! #9616274

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