Alive and Well

© Pat Gamwell

Alive and Well

Uploaded: April 22, 2008 07:35:28

Description

APRIL FINALIST - 2008


Old Town Sacramento, CA
These original buildings from the 1800's
have been maintained throughout the years and the stores are open and enjoying a thriving tourist business.

(rework/resub)

Exif: F Number: 3.2, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 10/80 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 400, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 9.80 mm, Model: DSC-H1

Comments

Michelle R. Kovach April 22, 2008

Glad to see this one again Pat! Very nicely done! #906184

Nadine A. Lewis April 22, 2008

WOW!!!! AWESOME treatment and OUTSTANDING image, Pat!!!! <>< #5824296

Jessica Jenney April 22, 2008

Gorgeous tones and editing, Pat! I love the painterly feel and textures! #5824383

Luigi Di Serio level-classic April 22, 2008

What an image. Great work, nice tones and texture all around #5824669

Carla Metzler April 22, 2008

Love it, Pat! Great job! #5824855

Daniella Puente April 22, 2008

Fantastic work Pat, love this old view!!!! #5825527

Linda D. Lester level-classic April 22, 2008

Love this!!! Great work! #5826537

JO ANN CLEVELAND April 22, 2008

Wow Pat! I love this, great capture and colors!

jo ann c. #5827119

Nikki McDonald level-classic April 22, 2008

I think you just took the frame off--don't see anything else different. Good idea, I think, for submission here. Best of luck this time. #5827494

Stefania Barbier level-addict April 22, 2008

fantastic image Pat... LOVE the effects and vintage look!!! #5827989

Stefania Barbier level-addict April 22, 2008

this is gorgeous Pat... LOVE the effects and vintage look! #5827995

Graham Robards April 23, 2008

I lovethe work you have done on this capture Pat, it looks such a old building, nice to hear it is a thriving tourist business. ~Pat #5829197

Jennifer L. Alder April 23, 2008

OUTSTANDING!!!! My eyes travel around this image over and over and keep searching for new things to see. Awesome treatment and tone, Pat :) #5829435

Avril Young April 23, 2008

heavens what a fanstastic job you did on this...looks like a print!
stunning! #5833014

Kathy L. Clark April 24, 2008

Pat this is really wonderful. I love it. #5834138

Angela Pound April 24, 2008

Another outstanding piece of art work Pat. Beautiful. I would love to go shopping there. #5836215

Teresa Burnett level-deluxe April 24, 2008

This is really wonderful Pat!! I love the tones, and I really love the kind of ghostly look of the big building on the right side!! #5838535

Dorann Weber April 25, 2008

This is absolutely stunning Pat.. You did a fantastic job with the effects..I love the warm tones.... #5840897

Bill Knaps April 25, 2008

And I never knew such a place existed Pat. Beautiful shot and thanks for sharing. Bill #5841313

John Connolly April 25, 2008

Love this sepia presentation Pat! Well seen and beautifully presented! #5841811

Judy V. Kennamer level-classic April 26, 2008

Beautiful photo Pat! And wonderful effects!!! I love it! #5843681

Daiana Kelly April 26, 2008

So Beautiful !!
The treatment is just perfect! #5845074

Joannie Bertucci level-classic April 26, 2008

Outstanding piece of art work Pat!
You are a genious! #5845310

Nikki McDonald level-classic April 26, 2008

EP--WTG, Pat. I do hope this beauty will get the recognition it deserves this time. #5846197

Dianna Murphy April 28, 2008

Love it Pat. Wow, very cool. #5855796

Reynaldo D. Reyes level-classic April 28, 2008

The vintage presentation is so lovely on these Sacramento buildings. Great work Pat. #5855820

Donna La Mattino Pagakis May 02, 2008

Creative effects, beautiful image Pat!! A fav! #5875647

Jill Odice level-classic May 08, 2008

Wow! Looks like you took a trip in the time machine to get this one! Beautiful!!! I thibnk you have a winner here my friend! #5899484

Barbara Kehoe May 10, 2008

I really like what you did with this one. #5907851

Elida Gutierrez May 19, 2008

Congratulations on your FINALIST!!!! #5942306

Bobbie L. Slayton May 19, 2008

WHOO HOOOOOOOOOOO I am so excited for you. Congrats. #5942463

Jessica Jenney May 19, 2008

Congratulations, Pat on your stunning Finalist! #5942612

Stefania Barbier level-addict May 19, 2008

congrats on your finalist!!!!! #5942728

Dr Silly level-classic May 19, 2008

I know this would be here. Congratulations Pat. :O)
#5942939

Jill Odice level-classic May 19, 2008

My prediction is coming true I think :-) Congrats Ms Pat! I LOVE this :-) #5943258

Mitch Spence level-classic May 19, 2008

Oh good, good, good. Belongs here and more! Congratulations, Pat. #5944102

Kara L. Hendricks May 19, 2008

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist!!! #5944185

Daniella Puente May 19, 2008

Excellent finalist :)) #5944801

Cyn Valentine May 19, 2008

COngratulations Pat!! #5944837

Donna La Mattino Pagakis May 19, 2008

Congratulations on your finalist Pat!!! #5944886

Charlene Taylor May 19, 2008

Congratulations Pat on making finalist with this amazing scene! #5945200

Jennifer L. Alder May 19, 2008

Yay Pat!!! Big congrats on this wonderful finalist :) #5945205

Bill Knaps May 19, 2008

WTG Pat!!! Congrats on making Finalist. Bill #5946091

David Phalen May 19, 2008

Congratulations Pat!! #5947339

Cesar J. La Rosa May 19, 2008

WOW!!! Congratulations on this WONDERFUL Finalist, Pat!!!
Cesar #5947884

Kathy L. Clark May 19, 2008

Wow Pat what a great finalist. Congrats. #5948044

Nikki McDonald level-classic May 19, 2008

I saw your wonderful finalist this afternoon but BP was working so slowly I wasn't getting any comments in to speak of :) I think it should have gone gold, but I'm just glad you got a little recognition for the wonderful work you did on this. #5948207

Kristi A. Howson May 19, 2008

Congratulations on this wonderful Finalist Pat. Gorgeous work! #5948269

Nadya Johnson May 19, 2008

Congratulations Pat, on your beautiful finalist! #5948446

Dorann Weber May 19, 2008

Congratulations on the beautiful finalist Pat! #5948584

Marilyn K. Lincecum level-classic May 19, 2008

Congratulations Pat on a well deserved finalist !! #5948712

Barbara Waldoch level-classic May 20, 2008

Congratulations on this gorgeous finalist, Pat! #5949243

Colleen Farrell May 20, 2008

This is such a cool image, and SOOOOO deserving of a finalist (or better!!!). Big congrats, Pat! #5951857

John Connolly May 20, 2008

Huge congratulations on your finalist award, well deserved, Pat! #5953243

Susan Fox May 20, 2008

Congratulations Pat!!! #5954033

ALLEN O. HOWARD May 20, 2008

Well done Pat! Bravo! #5955012

Nancy (Peaches) Harker May 22, 2008

WHOOOOOOOOOO HOOOOOOOOOOOOOOo
HUGE Congrats!!! #5962940

Hendrik Storme May 23, 2008

Terrific finalist! Great art work Pat!!!! #5965507

Cassie L. Woodlee May 25, 2008

AWESOME Pat, CONGRATS!!!!!!!!!! #5974487

Linda Blair May 25, 2008

Fabulous Pat....congratulations!!!! ☺ #5976306

Debbie E. Payne June 05, 2008

Takes me back! We used to live near Sacramento -- Citrus Heights to be exact. Loved Old Town. Gorgeous interpretation. #6022373

Cyn Valentine June 19, 2008

Big congratulations Pat!! #6081285

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