Uploaded: August 05, 2012


Exif: F Number: 20, Exposure Bias Value: -0.33, ExposureTime: 1/15 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 100, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 10.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XSi


Jeff E Jensen September 10, 2012

Congrats on the well-deserved editor's pick! #1485672

Rita K. Connell level-classic September 10, 2012

agree this one deserve the praise....great image I would have liked to be the one standing by the waters edge. #10317529

Dale Hardin September 10, 2012

Wonderful compostition Lise. Love the way you've framed it. Such a blessing to be around the kind of scenery you're enjoying. #10317647

Debbra Bailey September 11, 2012

Beautiful framing! Congrats!

lisa anderson September 11, 2012

thanks everyone!
this weekend I got photoshop cs6 and books on how to use it. I studied! I posted this picture fully intending to use my new editing know-how on all the suggestions I expected to get. the irony!
pokhara is very beautiful-but it was much busier at the waterfront than you see in this picture. people washing clothes and selling things and a beach volleyball tournament getting set-up. interesting place! #10318236

Carla Capra Anderson September 11, 2012

Congrats, this is just a lovely scene. #10318277

Debbie E. Payne September 11, 2012

Well-deserved. I like the shadows in the forefront. Lends just the right amount of ambience! I still haven't gotten CS6 yet. #10318628

Dale Hardin September 11, 2012

I gave up on CS6 and purchased a macro lens instead. :o) #10318667

lisa anderson September 12, 2012

I read that Adobe plans to upgrade Photoshop every year so I subscribed to it. I'm most excited about the books though because it's making how to edit more clear. #10320294

Peter W. Marks September 13, 2012

I'm good with anything that has boats in it.This one has plenty , ergo, I like it a lot Lisa. And as others have said, that tree frames the image beautifully. #10321744

Stephen Shoff September 17, 2012

Well, Lisa, I think that if that had been one of my posts, all the comments would have been to lighten the tree and let some of texture show through. That would be a shadows/hilite adjustment using a smart object, or maybe a screen blend with all but the tree masked out.

but since nobody else said, that, I'm going to agree with them and just I think this is a pretty shot. #10327221

Merna L. Nobile October 29, 2012

Receiving an award from Better Photo is just like unwrapping a gift, the thrill is always the same! It is also exciting to be able to send my personal congratulations to each and every one of you and I look forward to seeing the gold though out the galleries. Merna #10392230

Dale Hardin October 29, 2012

Congratulations on the finalist Lisa. Well done. #10392298

Carla Capra Anderson October 29, 2012

Whew, whoo, congrats on this awesome finalist. #10392543

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