Colors of Warriors

Uploaded: January 23, 2006 07:25:18


Portrait of my little brother. Used smudge tool on the scarf to get that effect and slightly desaturated his skin.


Souha Dooly January 23, 2006

Wonderful,love all about it,welldone Maria!!! #379252

Jessica Hughes January 23, 2006

I absolutely love this, Maria. :) #2325990

Marie Fields January 23, 2006

Fantastic image, Maria!! #2326138

Sinziana I. Ene January 23, 2006

i love the expression and eye color #2326164

Lisa Clark January 23, 2006

Creative image. Beautifully done. #2326326

Brinn MacDougall January 23, 2006

Well done, Maria..what beautiful eyes he has! #2326374

Dr Silly level-classic January 23, 2006

Well done. :o)

Karen E. Michaels level-deluxe January 23, 2006

Well done indeed Maria. I like your judgment with respect to your notes. Peace, karen #2326512

Terrill Province January 24, 2006

This is so cool ~ love your style! #2331815

January 24, 2006

Very striking image! #2332922

Susana Ms Heide January 29, 2006

Maria your work is very, very good!!! And you are only 15!! You have a bright future ahead of you! All the best! Keep clicking!


Tracy Reehal February 03, 2006

Very impressive. Your work is amazing. You're headed in the right doubt. #2373434

Wende Trew February 11, 2006

Fantastic image Maria!! I love the intensity in the eyes!! How do you get your eyes to look like that? Very dramatic!!! #2408437

Dr Silly level-classic February 21, 2006

Congratulations, Maria. :o)

Megan p February 21, 2006

Maria, this is so stunning!!!! Congrats!! #2444632

Jessica Hughes February 21, 2006

Yay!! Congratulations, Maria! :) #2445377

Alana Ibe February 21, 2006

You are SOOOOO talented!!!!! CONGRATULATIONS! #2446083

Wende Trew February 21, 2006

Congrats!!! I agree to be sooo young you are well on your way to be a fantastic photographer!!! Your work is excellent!!! #2449921

February 22, 2006

Intriguing! #2451613

Mick Burkey February 22, 2006

Another beautiful portrait, Maria. You have a great feel for these intimate shots. Congrats again and keep up the good work! #2453423

Guy D. Biechele level-classic February 22, 2006

What a creative well crafted image! Congrats on this Finalist. #2454172

Ronald F. Fischer February 23, 2006

This is an awesome image! Congratulations!! #2457490

Mick Burkey February 25, 2006

YES!! Way to go Maria. Congratulations on the 2nd place win! #2467071

Alana Ibe February 25, 2006

Congratulations on this GORGEOUS winner! #2467247

Maria M February 25, 2006

Wow, thank you everyone! #2467575

Donna W. Neal February 26, 2006

Congratulations on this outstanding winner Maria #2470015

Leanne M.E. Boyd February 26, 2006

Congratulations Maria! #2470735

Donamari T. DAndrea February 27, 2006

Maria, YOU GO GIRL!! Geeezzz I can't image what your work is going to look like as you mature since it's so outstanding now! You have a wonderful look about your work and it's always perfection. I'm in awe. Keep it up!! Looking forward to more amazing things to come from you! #2474077

David G. Ziegert March 14, 2006

The first thing that I thought when I saw this picture was "National Geographic." Unbelievable!! #2532120

March 23, 2006

Breathtaking picture! Standing ovation! #2569076

Cathy M. Gromball March 24, 2006

Congratulations on your Second Place win, Maria!

Cathy :) #2571897

Carlo Cascone May 20, 2006

Nothing less than perfect!
Carlo #2788105

Fawn M. Schutt October 24, 2006

This is down right narly. I love it. The eye is amazing! Great job and well deserved win. Nice work!

-Fawn #3495069

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