Into the White...

© Eric Highfield

Into the White...

Kathy Shogren level-classic November 21, 2004

This is so very cool, Eric. I love it. #190415

Patricia Marroquin November 21, 2004

Wow, sounds like a lot of work! But it sure paid off! This is spectacular, Eric. Congratulations, I know we will see this in the winner's circle. :-) #930452

Dolores Neilson November 22, 2004

I really like this, Eric...I think the judges will too! #930694

Eric Highfield level-deluxe November 22, 2004

Thank you Kathy, Patricia, and Delores!

Patricia & Delores...both of you have such fantastic and impressive Galleries. I'm flattered at your confidence in this image.

Kathy, I enjoyed your photo “I am Mr. Ed”, and would love to see some of your work. Is there a website or a link to any of your images you can send me? #931653

Piotr M. Organa November 22, 2004

You pushed the levels alright and got a beautiful photo! #932016

Eric Highfield level-deluxe November 22, 2004

Thank you, Piotr! #932105

Karma Wilson November 29, 2004

Well, I can see we're browsing member galleries at the same time! I have to say you have a very impressive gallery. I can see you've mastered the camera and the PS darkroom! Great job on all--this one is just so cool. I hope it wins something! (Before I took my chocolate picture I didn't know what high-key pics were--now that I do I can say, "Good one!")

Karma #945301

Eric Highfield level-deluxe July 24, 2005

Thanks, Karma! I must have missed your post. My apologies! #1631939

Kara L. Hendricks August 27, 2005

Wow oh wow Eric!! This is outstanding.. Wonderful timing on the bird and exceptional PS work.. #1774817

Eric Highfield level-deluxe August 28, 2005

Thank you so much for your comment, Kara! I got pretty lucky... he lifted his wings just as I was composing my shot. It was a pleasant bonus!! #1777729

Sharon Day level-classic September 23, 2005

Big congratulations on finalist, Eric!! Good luck next round! #1872502

Eric Highfield level-deluxe September 24, 2005

Thanks, Sharon! #1874243

Nicole Kessel September 25, 2005

Nice job, Eric and congratulations! Another great image to add to your wonderful gallery! #1881490

Piotr M. Organa September 26, 2005

Congratulations!! #1885648

Eric Highfield level-deluxe September 26, 2005

Thank you, Nicole & Piotr! #1888733

Phil Sauvey September 28, 2005

Congrats Eric on your finalist! I thing this is a great photo! I especially like the white tone and the shadow you captured! Great effect! #1897532

Eric Highfield level-deluxe July 12, 2007

Thanks, Phil! Sorry in the LONG delay in response. Somewhere along the line I stopped getting notifications! :( #4501060

Lori Carlson March 24, 2009

AWESOME WORK!! :0) #7325049

Eric Highfield level-deluxe July 10, 2009

Thank you Lori!

I apologize for the delay in responding, I don't seem to be getting email notifications anymore. #7725688


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Description

Trumpeter Swan, Rouge Beach, Toronto, Ontario. Kodak ISO100 print film. Wanted to try a white subject on a white background and push the levels. Colour print scanned in B&W, Photoshop was used to remove the original background, adjust the levels, and reconstruct the shadow.

Uploaded on November 21, 2004

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest Finalist


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