Keepsakes

© Sharon Day

Keepsakes

Uploaded: January 18, 2005 08:14:58

Description

Finalist
1/18/05
Details & Macro

This is a conch shell and sea fan that an old and dear friend gave to me. She's well into her 90's.

Photo taken in macro mode using sunlight filtering through a window for the backlighting. Basic editing done in PS CS.

Comments

Tammy Nuxoll January 18, 2005

This is beautiful Sharon, Congrats on your Finalists!!! #206542

Paul Michko January 18, 2005

Wonderfully detailed macro, Sharon. A very special keepsake I imagine. #1044001

Murry Grigsby January 18, 2005

Wonderful image and story Sharon! #1044669

Patty Razonable January 18, 2005

Beautiful, Sharon!!! I love sea shells and collect them whenever I'm at the beach. Splendid presentation!!! #1045028

Marcie A. Fowler January 19, 2005

Very well done Sharon. I like the combination of these two items together. Gives an abstract feel to the image!! Excellent job! #1047455

Sharon Day level-classic January 19, 2005

Thank you, Tammy, Paul, Murry, Patty and Marcie! #1047560

Diane Dupuis January 22, 2005

Really neat Sharon! Great detail! #1056876

Jim Kinnunen level-deluxe January 23, 2005

Beautiful, Sharon!!! I love the color, detail and composition of this image!!! #1057797

Dale Gast February 18, 2005

CONGRATULATIONS, Sharon!!!!!!! #1112283

Wilson H. Valentin February 18, 2005

Congrats, Sharon! #1112409

Wally Orlowsky February 18, 2005

Congratulations on this beautifully composed finalist, Sharon! #1112867

Cindy Paquette February 18, 2005

Congrats on this beauty Sharon!!! #1113138

Barbara Kehoe February 18, 2005

Beautiful Sharon, congatulations. #1113369

Laurence Saliba level-classic February 18, 2005

Congratulations Sharon!!!! How did I miss this? #1114042

Terry R. Hatfield February 18, 2005

Beautiful Sharon,Congratulations To You:-) #1114055

Larry Lawhead February 18, 2005

Congratulations on your great finalist, Sharon!!

      LarryL http://lsqrd.blogspot.com/


#1114160

Kelly Abernathy level-classic February 18, 2005

What a beauty! Congrats on a wonderful finalist Sharon! Well deserved! -K #1114429

Deborah Sandidge February 18, 2005

Beautiful, congratulations, Sharon and best of luck to you! #1114612

Sharon Day level-classic February 18, 2005

Thank you for all the congratulations! I appreciate each one! #1114710

Darren K. Fisher level-classic February 18, 2005

Way to go Sharon, best of luck next round. #1115070

Patricia A. Kuniega February 19, 2005

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Sharon. I'll bet your friend would be delighted to hear of your success! #1115596

Murry Grigsby February 19, 2005

Congrats on your super finalist Sharon! #1116463

Lucia De Giovanni February 19, 2005

Congratulations on your Finalist Sharon! #1116673

Cesar J. La Rosa February 19, 2005

WOW! Sharon this is AWESOME!!!! I don't know how I'd missed it when you submitted it. When I saw the thumbnail I thought it was a beautiful sunset photo, but looking closer (and with my glasses on), I just couldnĀ“t believe the beauty of this wonderful composition. Everything in it is perfect; the lighting, the colors and that wonderful feeling of hidden beauty.
Congratulations on this very well-deserved Finalist!!! #1116870

Donna J. Taff February 19, 2005

Congrat's, Sharon!!! #1116930

Stephen Zacker February 19, 2005

Wonderful. Congratulations #1117158

Stanley J. Contrades February 19, 2005

CONGRATULATIONS, Sharon, and good luck in the next round!
Much Aloha,
Stan #1117513

William C. Raco level-classic February 19, 2005

Wow, this is really very pretty, Sharon!!
Congratulations,

bill #1117893

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict February 19, 2005

Congrats on this beautiful finalist, Sharon! #1118167

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe February 19, 2005

Gorgeous image, congrats!! #1118236

Robin L. Wehrman February 19, 2005

Beautiful image, Sharon!!! Congratulations on your finalist!!! #1118364

Jim Kinnunen level-deluxe February 19, 2005

Congrats on the excellent image Sharon!!! #1118518

Kathleen K. Parker level-deluxe February 19, 2005

Congratulations, Sharon!!
Kathleen #1118759

Lisa Deaton February 19, 2005

Cool image Sharon!! Congrats to you on the finalist!! #1118882

Anette Linnea Rasmussen February 19, 2005

Beautiful job Sharon!
Congrats on this finalist!

Best wishes Linnea #1119086

RICKY RIDDLE February 20, 2005

Congrats Sharon Great Photo. #1119734

David L. Stevens February 20, 2005

Beautiful-good luck Sharon! #1120791

Sharon Day level-classic February 20, 2005

Thank you all for the congratulations! I appreciate everyone taking the time! #1121229

Tammy McAllister February 22, 2005

Congrats Sharon, this is really unique! #1125375

Jane Summa February 22, 2005

I don't know how I missed this one either...Fantastic image, Sharon & congratulations on this making Finalist!! :-) #1127316

Jay Patel April 21, 2005

Hmmm...This is pretty unique gift and a wonderful photograph. It is hard to find fan coral as it is pretty fragile. On my recent trip to Dry Tortugass National Park, I was lucky enough to find two of them on the beach...still achored to their base, but broken off from the main coral colony. One was pretty fresh as it still retained its deep purple color. I will try to post the photo here at betterphoto.com soon. #1278761

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