"The" Mill

Uploaded: October 26, 2008 13:22:01


My new bp friends Judy Kennamer, Linda Lester and Cathy Barrows kindly showed me around Virginia and took me to visit "Mabry Mill" :)
My first ever visit to a real Mill!!

Many thanks to Judy for her wonderful teaching and for letting me use her computer :)

Exif: F Number: 18, Exposure Bias Value: -0.33, ExposureTime: 13/10 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 100, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 54.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 5D


Lynne Morris level-classic October 26, 2008

Absolutely beautiful image Renee, wonderful colours, comp and lighting. #1023546

Jeana Clark October 26, 2008

Outstanding lighting, POV and autumn colors Renee!!!

~J~ #6663574

Liz blahh October 26, 2008

Beautifully captured! Kudo's to the ladies for showing you such a beautiful place. #6663603

Judy V. Kennamer level-classic October 26, 2008

Friends would "NEVER" lead you astray Renee! Not in a Photoshop world! #6663611

Darren K. Fisher level-classic October 26, 2008

GORGEOUS!! Really glad you got to visit my Mill...LOL #6663617

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe October 26, 2008

Stunning image. Wonderful colors and composition. Well done, Renee. #6663645

Bill Knaps October 26, 2008

Beautiful fall shot Renee. Sounds like you were with the right top notch group of BP Ladies. Bill #6663675

Mike D. Perez level-deluxe October 26, 2008

Great composition, lighting and colors, Renee! #6663898

Ken Smith level-classic October 26, 2008

I've seen Mabry Mill photos...thousands of them...including mine, Linda's, Cathy's, and Judy's...and you've captured a totally different perspective...one never before seen at Mabry..Congrats on an awesome shot, Renee! I like the mood in this one...I hope we see it again! #6663995

Cathy Barrows October 26, 2008

i told you Mabry Mill was simply gorgeous...really glad you were able to capture it to it's fullest...what's up with Ken...is he serious #6664055

KARU WIJESUNDARA. A.N.P.A.S. October 26, 2008


KARU. #6664172

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna October 26, 2008

Ken is ALWAYS serious, Cathy! LOL

This is such a magnificent shot, Renee!!!! The colors, tones, lighting, details, effects...everything is just totally marvelous!!!!! ♫ k #6664355

Linda D. Lester level-classic October 26, 2008

What a beauty....friends just know how to take care of their good friends. Mabry Mill was very nice. #6664411

Renee Doyle level-classic October 26, 2008

Thanks very much everyone!!!
Yeah Linda .... I'm sure Mabry Mill was very nice - lol!!! And I'm really glad my good friends took such good care of me :)

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic October 26, 2008

Beautiful capture, POV and colors, Renee.....come to Missouri and I can show you some mills too. :) #6664454

Stan Kwasniowski October 26, 2008

Renee, beautiful, this has to be a winner #6664618

Gene Spears October 26, 2008

excellent image - nice work, Renee! #6664665

Brett Dolsen October 26, 2008

Stunning composition Renee!!Great colour,tones and carity!!Brett #6664976

Mike Clime October 27, 2008

Beautiful capture and composition, Renee! Congratultions on all of your winners! #6665663

Deb Koskovich October 27, 2008

What a gorgeous shot, Renee...and what a fabulous time you must be having on this extended trip! #6665687

Erin Appelbaum October 27, 2008

Beautiful capture Renee. Peter #6666179

Jim Baines October 27, 2008

A different and beautiful perspective of Mabry! Absolutely gorgeous, Renee! #6666770

Cyn Valentine level-classic October 27, 2008

WOw..stunning Renee...love the comp and gorgeous color!! #6666971

JO ANN CLEVELAND October 27, 2008

I told you that you have a photographers eye! Everybody else gets the mill from the front, beautiful veiling of the water too!

jo ann c. #6668233

Amy JACKSON level-classic October 27, 2008

Gorgeous image, Renee!!!!

John Connolly October 27, 2008

Beautiful work here Renee! Looks like the place to be in Autumn! #6668976

Susan Fox October 27, 2008

All your photos are so wonderful! And this one is no exception. A lovely fall scene! #6669672

Stefania Barbier level-addict October 27, 2008

gorgeous pov, colors and capture... #6670612

Shawn Jennings level-classic October 28, 2008

Fantastic image, Renee! Excellent color and lighting! #6673678

Marisol Pastor October 28, 2008

Great pov and color Renee. #6674297

Dennis Flanagan October 28, 2008

Ken is sure sucking up, isn't he? I think he wants you to send him a Vegemite Sandwich. :-) #6675149

Colette M. Metcalf October 28, 2008

Gorgeous!!!! #6675410

William C. Raco level-classic October 28, 2008

Gorgeous photo, Renee
You have a wonderful eye for composition #6675733

Dr. Harmeet Singh October 29, 2008

this is so beautiful..congrats for friends.. #6678155

Max Aureli October 29, 2008

Beautiful framed with great light and colors!!! Nice Autumn scene!!! #6678749

October 29, 2008

Brilliant photo!!!! lovely!!! very!!!! #6680490

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic October 30, 2008

This is beautiful, Renee. Hope to see this one again.

UB. #6681956

Alex T. Mizuno November 06, 2008

Such a fantastic perspective Renee! Gorgeous autumn scene!! #6714029

Sharon Sawyer November 14, 2008

Gorgeous capture, Renee!!! #6756825

Alex T. Mizuno November 25, 2008

Congratulations on your another Finalist Renee!! This sure will be a winner too!!! #6804894

Linda D. Lester level-classic November 25, 2008

The best Mabry Mill I have ever seen....Congratulations! #6804904

Judy V. Kennamer level-classic November 25, 2008

Congrats Renee!!! Wish we could have taken you to the "real" Mabry Mill :o) -- next year! #6804934

Tamera S. Phillips November 25, 2008

Congratulations on the well deserved finalist! #6804944

Sharon Sawyer November 25, 2008

Renee, congratulations on your awesome Finalist !!!! All the best in the next round. #6805478

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic November 25, 2008

Just as expected. Congrats and good luck in the next round.

UB. #6805645

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna November 25, 2008

Congratulations on this wonderful finalists!!!!!! Good luck in the next round!!!!! :-) k #6805719

Darren K. Fisher level-classic November 25, 2008

Congrats and best of luck next round. #6805734

Monika Sapek level-classic November 25, 2008

Congratulations on your finalist, Renee!
Monika #6806107

Max Aureli November 25, 2008

Congratulations on your Finalist, Renee!!!! #6806168

Larry L. Redmon level-deluxe November 25, 2008

Congratulations , Renee! Very nice shot! #6806258

Deb Koskovich November 25, 2008

Way to go, Renee -- congrats! #6806338

Stefania Barbier level-addict November 25, 2008

CONGRATS on your spectacular finalist Renee!!! #6806494

Teresa Burnett level-deluxe November 25, 2008

Huge congratulations on your wonderful finalist Renee!! Best of luck in the next round!! #6806615

Susan M. Campbell November 25, 2008

Congrats Renee...this is fabulous. #6806647

Nadya Johnson November 25, 2008

Spectacular, Renee! Congratulations on your gorgeous finalist! #6807362

Katarina Mansson November 26, 2008

Love this autumn picture. Congratulations! #6808147

Ken Smith level-classic November 26, 2008

A truely unique picture of this picturesque mill. Congrats, Renee!! #6808330

Michael Umbreit November 26, 2008

Renee - Congratulations!! - Mike #6809557

Elida Gutierrez November 26, 2008

Congratulations for your FINALIST!!! #6809803

Debra R. Harder November 26, 2008

I think you're in Vegas right now...HUGE CONGRATULATIONS, Renee, on your GORGEOUS finalist! I bet you're enjoying the city lights...and a little gambling maybe?...LOL! Deb #6810551

Denny E. Barnes level-deluxe November 26, 2008

Congratulations on your excellent finalist, Renee! It's well deserved!!....Denny #6811729

Gary Lange November 26, 2008

Many, many Congrats!! Love this and so many more of your images, Renee! #6811936

Alex T. Mizuno November 26, 2008

Congratulations again Renee on your fantastic Finalist!! #6811957

Erin Appelbaum November 26, 2008

Awesome finalist Renee. Peter #6812947

Renata Gusciora November 27, 2008

Amazing finalist,Renee!!!Congratulations and good luck in the next round!!!:-) #6817018

Sylvia Rossler November 27, 2008

Big congrats on your fantastic  finalist :)  #6817047

JO ANN CLEVELAND November 27, 2008

Congrats on this well deserved finalist, now for the Gold!

jo ann c. #6817492

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe November 28, 2008

Congrats Renee on this Finalist and Beautufully captured perspective of "The Mill"!! Jeff #6819031

Gary Lange November 28, 2008

Many congrats on this wonderful win, Renee!! #6820517

Renata Gusciora November 28, 2008

Huge congratulations on this gorgeous win,Renee!!! #6820570

Judy V. Kennamer level-classic November 28, 2008

CONGRATS RENEE!!! This one was worth getting wet -- Gorgeous! #6820591

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna November 28, 2008

Congratulations, again, on this awesome win, Renee!!!!! :-) ♫ k #6820648

Alex T. Mizuno November 28, 2008

Congratulations on your another fabulous win Renee!!! I knew this would win!!! #6820683

Andre Goldstein November 28, 2008

Congrats on this and your other amazing winners Renee! #6820853

Tiia Vissak November 28, 2008

Congratulations on your winner! #6820874

Laurence Saliba level-classic November 28, 2008

Congrats again Renee!!!! WTG!!!!! #6820935

Vladan D. Djordjevic November 28, 2008

Congratulations on your winner, Renee! #6821244

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic November 28, 2008

Renee, I am so glad to see this one end up in the winners circle...Congrats. and WTG.

UB. #6821520

Debra R. Harder November 28, 2008

Another FANTASTIC GOLD WIN, Renee! One of my favs!! HUGE CONGRATULATIONS!! Deb #6821533

A P November 28, 2008

Another one lucky you!! Wonderful and well deserved Renee. Congratulations #6821688

Colleen Farrell November 28, 2008

WTG, Renee! Congratulations again! #6821777

Teresa Burnett level-deluxe November 28, 2008

And another huge congratulations on this wonderful win Renee!!! #6822051

JO ANN CLEVELAND November 28, 2008

Way to go Renee, you got the gold! Fantastic!

jo ann c. #6822145

Denny E. Barnes level-deluxe November 28, 2008

Congratulations on your beautiful image and win, Renee!! #6822171

Ken Smith level-classic November 28, 2008

I'm envious...super work...you're so versatile...congrats, Renee! #6822245

Michael Umbreit November 28, 2008

Renee - Congratulations on your win!! - Mike #6822468

Mary K. Robison November 28, 2008

Congratulations on another beautiful winner, Renee! #6822574

Sylvia Rossler November 28, 2008

WTG !! Big congrats on your stunning winner :o) #6822687

Shawn Jennings level-classic November 28, 2008

Congrats on another win, Renee! #6822874

Evy Johansen level-classic November 28, 2008

Huge congratulations on another beautiful win, Renee!! #6823089

Monika Sapek level-classic November 28, 2008

Congratulations on your Winner, Renee!
Monika #6823273

Deepinder S. RANGER level-classic November 28, 2008

Congratulations on your excellent winner,Renee !
You seem to have a monopoly on 'gold' LOL !!!!!!!
Keep up the good work and you are a huge inspiration for people like me !
-Deepinder ! #6823351

Sandy Powers November 28, 2008

And congratulations on this stunner too, Renee! Autumn never looked so beautiful!


Stefania Barbier level-addict November 28, 2008


Katarina Mansson November 29, 2008

Another winner congratulations Renee; not surprisingly! #6823700

Marisol Pastor November 29, 2008

Congratulations Renee. #6823937

Colette M. Metcalf November 29, 2008

Congratulations!!!! #6824230

Stephanie Frey November 29, 2008

Congratulations on this beautiful win, Renee! #6824421

Wally Orlowsky November 29, 2008

Congratulations on this superb winner, Renee! #6824596

Irene Colling level-classic November 29, 2008

Time to celebrate!!!
Big, big Congratulations Cathy.

Love this wonderful fall landscape. #6824689

Sheila K. Floyd November 29, 2008

One of the prettiest Mabry Mill photos I've seen in a long time. Original, colorful, vivid, just beautiful!! Congrats on a very well deserved win! #6825436

Elida Gutierrez November 29, 2008



A Special Trophy for

"October Winners"


Mick Burkey level-classic November 29, 2008

You certainly made good work of your first visit to a mill, Renee. Wonderful image and a beautiful winner. Congrats! #6825602

Tarun Bose November 29, 2008

Big congrats Renee for your excellent winner. You are breaking all records of prize winning. Fantastic achievement. #6825648

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe November 29, 2008

Congratulations on your win Renee, outstanding, I'm so happy for you! #6826052

Terry L. Ellis level-classic November 29, 2008

A gorgeous image, Renee! Congratulations on your win! #6827204

Linda D. Lester level-classic November 29, 2008

Maybe Mabry Mill next time....Congratulations on this beauty! #6827224

Graeme yew Chow November 30, 2008

Wow ! such a beautiful scene and I like to be there too. Congratulations Renee. #6828579

Mike Clime November 30, 2008

Congratulations on your winner, Renee! #6830787

Renee Doyle level-classic November 30, 2008

Thanks so very much everyone!!!!
And thanks Linda for convincing me to get out of the car with you in the rain for this shot!!! #6831500

Darryl Wilkinson December 01, 2008

Another beauty, Renee! Congratulations!! #6834297

Linda Blair December 01, 2008

Gorgeous win....congratulations!!!! #6835496

Michael G. Marshall December 02, 2008

Congratulations Renee! Another wonderful winning image! Michael #6839202

Carolyn M. DAlessandro December 24, 2008

Congratulations Renee on your win and well deserved it is...simply a stunning image! Carolyn #6937260

Deepinder S. RANGER level-classic December 24, 2008

Congratulations on your excellent win ! #6939250

ronda chatelle level-classic January 04, 2009

A quick FAVORITE for me Renee!!! AMAZING image and well deserved win! Congratulations!!! #6979119

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