Casa del Rio in NM

© Tom Schmitt

Casa del Rio in NM

Uploaded: September 19, 2006


At the Casa del Rio bed and breakfast in NM. Tripod-mounted Nikon N65 with 70-300mm ED Nikkor on Velvia. Converted to oil painting on canvas with Virtual Painter.


William F. Clair September 19, 2006

Beautiful!!!! And that is a nice program. #525292

Jagadeesh Andrew Owens September 19, 2006

Beautiful conversion and color - just one thing though - if it were mine I'd lessen the canvas level just a tad. To my eyes it's a bit to pronounced. Great job. #3330701

Jagadeesh Andrew Owens September 19, 2006

Beautiful conversion and color - just one thing though - if it were mine I'd lessen the canvas level just a tad. To my eyes it's a bit too pronounced. Great job. #3330702

Jessica Jenney September 19, 2006

Beautiful image and effects, Tom! #3330871

Jessica L. Richard September 19, 2006

gorgous shot, great colors and effects! #3331983

Tom Schmitt September 19, 2006

Thank you all for your feedback! I went through a "phase" a few years ago when I was having so much fun playing with these conversions. I would sit for hours at a time playing with the adjustments. Of all of Virtual Painter's choices, I think I like the oil painting effect the best. #3332654

Karen Slagle September 20, 2006

This is beautiful Tom. #3334673

Amy JACKSON September 20, 2006

Really beautiful image, Tom!! Love the colors and oil painting effect!! #3334688

Wanda-Lynn Searles level-classic December 29, 2006

Absolutely wonderful!
Did you use photoshop to do the oil painting effect? If so what one. #3749566

Lynne Morris December 29, 2006

Beautiful Tom and a well deserved POTD,congratulations! #3749647

Joy Rector December 29, 2006

congrats on the POTD #3749690

Helen N. McHugh December 29, 2006

Such a lovely image! Congratulations, Tom on your POTD!! #3749698

Milan Banik December 29, 2006

congrates on this beautiful POTD. #3749725

Terri L. Scribner December 29, 2006

Congratulations on this beautiful POTD! #3749859

Susie Peek-Swint December 29, 2006

Many congrats on POTD Tom ~ great image and effects! #3749915

Connie Clare December 29, 2006

Wow! This is beautiful....did you print it?....and did it print as gorgeous as it is on the screen. I like the obvious canvas look...but the color is what blows me away. Great job!
Connie Clare #3749939

Sharon F. Morris December 29, 2006

Congrat on your POTD of this beuatiful image. I love the colors and canvas look too. #3749977

Nan Fischer December 29, 2006

Lovely colors and effects! Congratulations on POTD! #3750235

Arnie Horwitz level-deluxe December 29, 2006

Great composition, colors and effects, Tom! Congratulations on having a POTD! #3750394

Mary Clarke December 29, 2006

Congratulations on POTD Tom, great image #3750571

Tom Schmitt December 29, 2006

Thank you all for your comments! This was quite a surprise. Casa Del Rio is a charming place to stay. I'll see if I can attach the straight photo here... #3750675

Sandy Driscoll level-classic December 29, 2006

Loved waking up to see this beautiful POTD! #3751287

Mary E. Heinz December 29, 2006

Just beautiful. I have tried some
trials of Virtual Painter...which
one did you use...? Just lovely. #3752435

Donna La Mattino Pagakis December 29, 2006

They are both stunning. I love the painting effects applied on your potd winning image!!! A huge congratulations on your win!!! #3754056

RC Fritz December 29, 2006

Great job, Tom. Congratulations on your POTD! #3754719

Allan L. Dy January 04, 2007

Congratulations Tom. This is a very pleasant image. Super job! #3780687

Susan M. Campbell October 18, 2007

Wonderful!! Love the colors and effects. A winner for sure. #4945005

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