Unforgetable Moments

Uploaded: January 04, 2011 17:04:30


Alone together, couple strolling in the arboretum during a recent snow fall.

Having a little fun here. Actually in the original shot (in the discussion) there was a photographer next to these two as they were on their way to "make" some unforgettable moments on digital (I removed the photographer digitally - photographers are always in the way anyway :-). Added some texture layers since the sky was so bland.

Exif: F Number: 8, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/125 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 200, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 70.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 40D


Randy D. Dinkins level-deluxe January 04, 2011

Original. #1341309

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic January 04, 2011

Nice work, Randy. Love all the snow and effect. #9143205

Monnie Ryan January 04, 2011

Beautiful winter scene (with or without the intruder, actually)! The textures really make it pop! #9143212

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna January 04, 2011

Beautiful image and AWESOME DDR work, Randy! :-) k #9143235

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe January 04, 2011

You didn't like the threesome? LOL. Great comp. and DD work Randy. #9143248

Ron McEwan January 04, 2011

Nothing like moments in the snow, outstanding work for sure. #9143279

Joannie Bertucci level-classic January 04, 2011

Gorgeous treatment Randy and your decision to clone the photographer out was an excellent choice! I wonder if you've been cloned out of any photos! :-) #9143425

Ann H. Belus level-deluxe January 04, 2011

Fantastic work on this, Randy...it's beautiful! #9143528

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic January 04, 2011

Splendid treatments, Randy. Love the wintry feel here!

UB. #9143543

Terry Cervi level-classic January 04, 2011

This is just a gorgeous capture, Randy! Wonderful work! #9143560

Michelle Alton January 05, 2011

Well, we are SOMETIMES in the way, as in this case. I agree that the romantic shot is much better. I love it! #9143710

John Benway January 05, 2011

Beautiful capture Randy. Well done.
John #9144026

Nancy J. Locke January 05, 2011

Magnificent capture, Randy!!! #9144087

Jack Ryan January 05, 2011

Creative treatment...beautifully presented...excellent work as always. #9144386

Shirley A. Kinney January 05, 2011

Great capture and treatment, Randy. #9145166

Candice C. Calhoun level-deluxe January 06, 2011

WOW, tremendous photo and fabulous post work, Randy! LOVE it!

ccc #9147193

Karen Celella level-deluxe January 09, 2011

Fabulous work and scene, Randy! #9151255

Rona L. Schwarz January 09, 2011

The original was a nice snowy capture (even with the photographer!) but your post-processing work and textures really makes this one sing, Randy! Fantastic color, detail, clarity - a very romantic and seductive image! #9152830

Nancy L. Green level-classic January 10, 2011

This is GORGEOUS Randy, I love everything about this!!! <>< #9153929

Marty Straub January 13, 2011

Excellent work all around, Randy. That photog was obviously the 3rd wheel anyway. #9160524

Dianna Murphy January 14, 2011

Great work Randy, beautiful result. Would make a great holiday card! #9163446

Steve M. Harrington January 24, 2011

Outstanding editing, Randy! The tones and colors are excellent and the story is a romantic one.
Steve #9191641

Joseph T. Pilonero level-addict June 22, 2011

Really nice, Randy. Congratulations on Finalist. TED #9473865

Carol Eade level-addict June 22, 2011

Very beautiful, Randy, congratulations on your finalist! #9475173

Courtenay Vanderbilt June 22, 2011

So well deserved, Randy! Congratulations! #9475261

Terry Cervi level-classic June 22, 2011

Congrats on your beautiful finalist, Randy! #9475788

JO ANN CLEVELAND June 22, 2011

Congrats on your super finalist Randy!

Best of luck in the next round!

jo ann c.


Lorna Shutter June 22, 2011

Woo Hoo!!! CONGRATULATIONS on your Finalist Award for this beautiful winter image, Randy!!!!! Excellent capture and editing work! WTG!!! :)
Photobucket #9475886

Monnie Ryan June 22, 2011

Congratulations, Randy! #9476438

Nancy (Peaches) Harker June 22, 2011


HUGE CONGRATS on your AWESOME finalist!
Best of luck in the next round!


Usman M. Bajwa level-classic June 22, 2011

Glad to see this again, Randy. CONGRATZ and hoping its time to go Golden has arrived, good luck!

UB. #9476671

Kerry Hill June 22, 2011

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist Randy!! #9476832

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer level-classic June 23, 2011

Beautiful winter scene, Randy. Congratulations. #9477309

Lynn M. Whitt June 23, 2011

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist.... #9477321

Karen Celella level-deluxe June 23, 2011

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist, Randy. #9478448

Ellen Hodges level-deluxe June 23, 2011

Huge congrats on a fab and gorgeous finalist, Randy!! #9479218

Patrick Rouzes level-classic June 23, 2011

Congratulations, Randy! #9479357

David Phalen June 23, 2011

BIG Congrats on an outstanding Winner!! #9479809

Michael Umbreit June 23, 2011

Randy - Congratulations! - Mike #9479946

Michelle Alton June 23, 2011

Wonderful winning image, Randy. Congratulations! #9479956

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic June 23, 2011

on your very deserving
2nd PLACE WINNER! 8o) #9480192

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna June 23, 2011

Anoter WTG on this fantastic winner, Randy! :-) k #9480337

Amy M. Wilson June 23, 2011

Big congratulations on your outstanding Gold winner, Randy!! #9480460

Lorna Shutter June 23, 2011

Woo Hoo!!! CONGRATULATIONS on your 2nd Place Win, Randy!!!!! :)
Photobucket #9480621

Claudia Kuhn level-classic June 23, 2011

Congratulations on your wonderful winner! #9480697

Carol Eade level-addict June 23, 2011

Congratulations on your beautiful winner! #9480715

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic June 23, 2011

Peaceful and beautiful! Congrats!! #9480727

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe June 23, 2011

Congrats Randy on your beautiful winner. #9480863

Phyllis H. Burchett June 23, 2011

Congrats on this wonderful winner! #9480881

Mary Timman June 23, 2011

Congratulations on this gorgeous winner! #9480966

frank w. degenhardt level-classic June 23, 2011

So beautiful and touching. Congratulations on the Win my friend. Awesome. #9481126

Renee Doyle level-classic June 23, 2011

Congratulations on this wonderful winner Randy!! #9481225

Stefania Barbier level-addict June 24, 2011

congratulations for a wonderful winner!!! #9481623

Courtenay Vanderbilt June 24, 2011

Huge Congratulations, Randy!! #9481760

JO ANN CLEVELAND June 24, 2011

Congratulations on this awesome Gold Winner Randy!

jo ann c. #9482150

Ellen Hodges level-deluxe June 24, 2011

Huge congrats on this very fab winner, Randy!! #9482896

Karen Celella level-deluxe June 25, 2011

Huge Congratulations on your beautiful winner, Randy! #9484381

Debra R. Harder June 25, 2011

This is a beautiful image, Randy! Huge congratulations on your OUTSTANDING GOLD WINNER! Deb #9484914

Patrick Rouzes level-classic June 25, 2011

Congratulatioins on this well -deserved Winner, Randy! WTG! #9485098

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic June 26, 2011

Great capture, CONGRATZ on the Gold win!!!

UB. #9487311

Mary Beth Aiello level-classic June 27, 2011

Just beautiful, Randy, in every way. Huge congrats on this fabulous win. #9490110

Merna L. Nobile July 11, 2011

Congratulations to all of the Award Winners for May 2011. Merna


JudyAnn Rector level-deluxe July 13, 2011

What a beauty... CONGRATULATIONS!! #9527874

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