Neon Billiard Time

© Donald K. Cherry

Neon Billiard Time

Daniel Diaz September 16, 2005

I have no Idea how you did it Don, but it's AMAZING. I have two special effect shots lined up this week but I may have to reconsider after viewing this masterpiece!! #311253

Stanley J. Contrades September 16, 2005

Awesome capture, timing, and incredible color, Donald! Winner in my book!!
Much Aloha,
Stan #1843707

Paul Michko September 16, 2005

Incredible job, Donald. A magnificent effect. Very creative work. #1843752

Rakesh Syal level-classic September 16, 2005

Outstanding in camera effects, Donald!!! Winner in my opinion! #1843755

Kerby Pfrangle level-classic September 16, 2005

This looks mysterious. Love your greens. Awesome colors. Kerby #1843776

Roxanne M. Bubar September 16, 2005

WOW, Spectacular!!!!!! Amazing image and colors. #1843777

Carolyn M. Fletcher level-deluxe September 16, 2005

Pretty cool!!! #1843804

Mata Patan September 16, 2005

The Special effect category is for this photo!
Surely a finalist! #1843847

Jenny Bosmans September 16, 2005

Wow!! Terrific capture, Donald!! Very special indeed!! To be seen again!! #1843855

ADILSON F. FERREIRA September 16, 2005

Fantastic image Donald!!! #1843856

Paul E. Earl September 16, 2005

Very cool!! #1843858

S J September 16, 2005

Wonderful image, Don!! #1843865

Colleen Braun September 16, 2005

kool !!!!!! #1843889

Laurence Saliba level-classic September 16, 2005

Terrific creation Donald!!!!! #1843942

Pamela Shane September 16, 2005

Holy cow! You are the king of in camera effects Don. I really love this image; I think you have a winner here! #1843971

Brian Cassar September 16, 2005

Wonderful Donela. YOur special effects are excelent. Good job! #1844179

Agnes Fegan level-deluxe September 16, 2005

Love this shot Don along with the neon green color!!! #1844205

Claudia Kuhn level-classic September 16, 2005

Very cool Donald! #1844231

Janet L. Skinner September 16, 2005

INCREDIBLE!!!!! This is definately a winner and we WILL see it again. I just want to know how you did it!!! #1844242

Marcie A. Fowler September 16, 2005

This is sooooooooooooooooooooooo AWESOME Donald!!!!! Great display of creative and excellent use of in-camera special effects!!! Love the neon green color as well. I agree with Janet on this one!!! #1844315

Cathy Barrows September 16, 2005

way too cool...i think we will be seeing this one again #1844376

Larry Lawhead September 16, 2005

Looks like all the good comments are taken!! Very cool shot, Don!!

      LarryL http://lsqrd.blogspot.com/

#1844529

Joy Rector September 16, 2005

great shot, good job #1844542

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic September 16, 2005

WOW, cool picture Donald! Love it! :) #1844669

Deb Holmes-Hatfield September 16, 2005

Awesome Donald, excellent work! #1844676

Jessica McCollam September 16, 2005

OH! WOW! That is AWESOME colors and effects, Don!:) #1844839

Sharon Day level-classic September 16, 2005

One of the best SE's I've seen, Don!!! Well done! #1845297

Judy S. Fung September 16, 2005

Terrific image and capture, Donald! #1845394

Stephen Zacker September 16, 2005

This is Really cool, Donald #1846048

Sergio La Spina September 16, 2005

Wow fantastic moviment great shot Donald!!!! #1846090

Susana Ms Heide September 16, 2005

This is definitely a WOW image!!!! Very, very cool SE Donald! Love the motion of the green! We'd better see this again! #1846420

Donna Roberts September 17, 2005

Whoa - this is really good Don!!
Almost ghostly.....great work. Very creative indeed!
:-) ddu #1847258

Chris Macer September 17, 2005

Amazing, Donald! No idea how you did it, but it's great! #1848428

Donald K. Cherry level-classic September 17, 2005

Thanks everyone for all the fabulous comments...I really appreciate each and every one of them!

For those of you wondering how I did it, I took about 75 shots using different shutter speeds varying from 1/8 to 1/30 sec, while zooming my Nikor 70-300mm lens (starting at the 70mm position) and using many different camera movements as I fired the shutter. I got several other pretty cool images, but this one was by far the best!

Thanks again! #1849613

Anderson D. Co September 22, 2005

Excellent execution. nice motion #1866495

Rakesh Syal level-classic October 21, 2005

Big congratulations on your all finalists, Don!!! #1975460

Joy E. Cobb level-classic October 21, 2005

Another Finalist! Great job, Don! #1976491

Chris Macer October 21, 2005

Congrats again, Donald! #1977116

Carla Metzler October 21, 2005

Congratulations again, Don! #1977128

Laurence Saliba level-classic October 21, 2005

Congrats again, Donald! #1978613

Marsha S. Smith October 21, 2005

Way to go, Don! You are on a real roll this month. Congrats, again!!! #1979519

Mata Patan October 21, 2005

I told you this was a finalist!!! #1979612

KHAWLA Haddad October 21, 2005


Congratulations on this terrific finalist, Don!!!!!!! #1980219

Judy S. Fung October 21, 2005

Congrats, Donald! #1980478

Diane Addonizio level-classic October 21, 2005

Congratulations! #1980548

Deb Holmes-Hatfield October 21, 2005

Congrats to you Donald, way to go! #1980945

Candice C. Calhoun level-deluxe October 21, 2005

Congratulation!

ccc #1981777

Susana Ms Heide October 21, 2005

A hearty congrats for this really, really COOL finalist as well as your other two!! WTG! #1981893

Stanley J. Contrades October 21, 2005

Excellent and wonderful seeing this one here, Donald, and CONGRATULATIONS and lots of good luck to you in the next round!!
Much Aloha,
Stan #1982158

Daniel Diaz October 22, 2005

Congrats on your finalists Don, this one is my fave. Good luck in the next round!!!!!!! #1985208

Sharon Day level-classic October 26, 2005

Congratulations on this finalist, Don!!! I knew this one would be in the running. Congrats on all your finalists! #2000641

Lori Carlson November 20, 2005

Cool shot Donald!!! Congratulations!! :0) #2100097

Tamera S. Phillips June 20, 2006

Have you thought of re-entering this in this months theme contest? Great shot. #2922787

Bill Wyatt July 24, 2006

Very creative, love the colors and effects. Congratulations, Don! #3070967

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Description

This image is straight from the camera, absolutely NO PS work was performed...just cropped and brightness levels adjusted.

Handheld, 1/8th sec shutter speed, zoomed lens with deliberate, calculated camera movement as I released the shutter.

Catagory: Special Effects



Uploaded on September 16, 2005


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