Feathered Flare

© Lori Carlson

Feathered Flare

James Whitbread February 08, 2006

Very nice PS work, Lori ... well done:) #388756

Lori Carlson February 08, 2006

Thank you James!! I appreciate your commenting on this!! :0) PS is too much fun, isn't it!?! So much to learn!! :0) Peace. #2395802

Tammy Scott February 08, 2006

Oh, this is another gorgeous shot! Great blue and wonderful effect! #2396223

Colette M. Metcalf February 08, 2006

Beautiful image, Lori!!! #2396380

Darryl Wilkinson February 09, 2006

Love the colors, Lori, very beautiful and creative piece, once again!!! :) #2396996

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic February 10, 2006

Sooooooooo Pretty, Lori!! Love this!! #2404700

Karen Walzer February 10, 2006

beautifully done! #2404830

Lori Carlson February 11, 2006

So awesome to hear from you all! Thank you very much Tammy, Colette, Darryl, Shelly & Karen!! :0) #2407168

Deb Holmes-Hatfield February 11, 2006

Stunning Lori, beautiful work! #2407717

Laurence Saliba level-classic February 12, 2006

Awesome work Lori!!! Beautiful colour!!! #2409390

Lori Carlson February 12, 2006

Thank you so much Deb & Laurence!! Glad you like it! :0) This feather is special to me as I found it while in Canada visiting my brother in Port Renfrew, BC walking along the beach. Hadn't seen each other in years! Long story there, but it was wonderful to have the family all together again!! :0) Thanks again!! :0) #2410641

Lori Carlson February 12, 2006

It's an Osprey feather by the way!! :0) #2410646

Mary N C. Taitt February 16, 2006

Ah, an osprey feather, how appropriate! Wonderful work, Lori, confratulations for being chosen for digital darkroom! Mary :-) #2425584

February 16, 2006

That is one cool photo, very calming effect it has. Do More !! #2426438

Jim Kinnunen level-deluxe February 19, 2006

Excellent creative image, Lori!:) #2437998

Lori Carlson February 19, 2006

It is so exciting to have this in the newsletter~Thank you for the honor BP!! Nice way to celebrate my year anniversary of being a member of this fine group!! You all have taught me so much!! :0)
Thanks also for the congrats and comments Mary, Marsha & Jim!!! Appreciate you! :0) #2438600

Alisha L. Ekstrom March 01, 2006

WOW Lori...VERY COOL! FANTASTIC effects. Congrats on this being in the DD newsletter! A little late, BUT hey..better late than never:)...LOL!!!! #2484616

Kristy A. Keene March 05, 2006

WOW!!! I am in awe!!! #2499125

Lori Carlson March 05, 2006

Oh, your comments make me smile. :0) Thank you so much for them Alisha and Kristy! :0) #2499139

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic March 05, 2006

Wow, Beautiful...Well done!! #2500721

Lori Carlson March 05, 2006

Thank you Shelly friend! :0) #2500832

Stephen Zacker March 29, 2006

This is Awesome! #2588355

Darryl Wilkinson March 31, 2006

WOOHOO!!!! Lori, I am so happy to tell you CONGRATULATIONS on this beautiful POTD! BRAVO!!!!! #2592882

Joy Rector March 31, 2006

congrats on the POTD #2593097

Laurence Saliba level-classic March 31, 2006

Congrats on POTD Lori!!!! #2593203

RC Fritz March 31, 2006

Great image. Congrats on P O T D, Lori ! #2593240

Diana Child March 31, 2006

Congrats on the POTD Lori! This is a gorgeous image. #2593241

Lori Carlson March 31, 2006

WOW!!! Has this ever brightened the stormy spring day I've awoke too!! :0) My first POTD!!! I just can't believe it!! Thanks for sharing with me Stephen, Darryl, Joy, Laurence, RC and Diana!!! :0) And big thanks BP!! :0) Have a blessed day all! :0) #2593340

David Phalen March 31, 2006

Love the color and effect! I envy your creativity. #2593366

Ronald Balthazor level-addict March 31, 2006

You tickle me well with your flood shots, Lori. #2593429

Terry L. Ellis level-classic March 31, 2006

Beautiful work, Lori! Congratulations on this fantastic POTD! #2593635

Lindley Johnson level-classic March 31, 2006

Great photo - such creative PS effects! Congratulations on your beautiful POTD. #2593666

Kathleen R. Struckle March 31, 2006

Spectacular colors and very creative!! Congrats on POTD!! #2593734

Jim Kinnunen level-deluxe March 31, 2006

Congratulations on this wonderfully done POTD, Lori!!!!! #2593745

Jill Flynn level-classic March 31, 2006

So creative and beautiful Lori! Congratulations on your POTD! #2593783

Laura Clay-Ballard March 31, 2006

awesome potd! congrats. #2593835

Martin J. Preslar March 31, 2006

Congrats on the POTD and the Newsletter appearance. This is extremely well done and beautiful! :) #2593928

Amy JACKSON level-classic March 31, 2006

Very creative, Lori! Great shot... Congratulations on POTD!! #2594028

Leanne M.E. Boyd March 31, 2006

Beautiful image, Lori! Congratulations on your POTD! #2594284

Mary N C. Taitt March 31, 2006

Congratulations on your POTD! Cool! Mary :-) #2594752

James E. Coleman level-classic March 31, 2006

Lori,
Very nicely done, always interesting to see different people's great perspectives on shooting something.
Jim #2594920

Mary Clarke March 31, 2006

Many congratulations on POTD Lori, lovely image #2595128

Stephen Zacker March 31, 2006

I'm not surprised.. this is stunning. Congratulations #2595179

Jenny Bosmans March 31, 2006

Congratulations on this beautiful POTD, Lori!! #2595189

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe March 31, 2006

Unique and beautiful, congratulations! #2595508

Evy Johansen level-classic March 31, 2006

Very beautiful image, Lori! Big congratulations on your POTD! #2595930

Lori Carlson April 01, 2006

BIG THANKS FROM THE HEART!! :0)
It means so much to me that you all would take the time to comment and offer your congrats!! Made my day real special. This BP world is too cool! :0)
Peace all. #2596943

Life Expressions April 25, 2006

Congratulations on your finalist, Lori! #2686248

Jim Kinnunen level-deluxe April 25, 2006

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist, Lori!:) #2690475

Jenny Bosmans April 26, 2006

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Lori!! #2692002

Stephen Zacker April 26, 2006

Just Stunning. Congratulations #2692397

Leanne M.E. Boyd April 26, 2006

Congratulations Lori! #2693283

Lori Carlson April 26, 2006

Hi Robin, Jim, Jenny, Stephen, and Leanne! Thanks so much for taking time to offer your congrats on this!! And a big thanks to BP too for this recognition!! Appreciate you all so much! Happy day! :0) #2693791

Darryl Wilkinson April 27, 2006

WOW! Lori, Congratulations on making finalist with this beautiful piece of work! Way to go! #2696081

Ronald Balthazor level-addict May 18, 2006

Another great recognition, Lori, in Digital Darkroom. Terrific!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! (Man! Am I glad exclamation marks are inexpensive.) #2779588

Lori Carlson May 18, 2006

You boys make me smile! :0) Thanks so much for thinking of me and leaving your wonderful comments!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :0) #2779926

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe May 18, 2006

Congratulations on your featured photo. Very unique and beautiful!! #2781466

Lori Carlson June 28, 2006

I appreciate your comments so much Donna!! Thank you bunches! :0) #2962030

Cheryl E. Molennor April 01, 2007

Very creayive. Congrtulations #4118835

Lori Carlson May 13, 2007

Thank you Cheryl!! I really had fun with this one! :0) Glad you like it! :0) #4278259

Jim A. Carlson January 17, 2008

I can see why you have so many comments and photo of the day,ECT.. really a cool shot! #5355965

Lori Carlson January 24, 2008

Thanks bunches, Jim!! :0) #5385983

Dave Winchell March 11, 2008

Lori, lots of well deserved recognition! You are so creative. Many of us can capture an image, but you are blessed with the ability to create an image. Wonderful work here. Dave #5629887

Lori Carlson March 16, 2008

And you have blessed me with these thoughtful words...thank you, Dave! :0) #5651104

Howard B. Cheek March 18, 2009

Congratulations Lori, a work of art.
Unique & creative, thanks for your description on how you went about this one. I wish more people would share their techniques here..
Well done,
Howard #7301339

Lori Carlson March 22, 2009

Your welcome...I too always appreciate descriptions! More often than not, if I email a fellow BPer they are happy to share, but it's nice too if the techniques are already there.
Thanks again for your comments as I truly appreciate your talents! :0) #7315256

Rich Helmer September 08, 2009

What a great image! Looks like a wave coming off the ocean too! Awesome! #7925702

Tiia Vissak January 02, 2010

well done! #8264041

Lori Carlson January 02, 2010

Thanks much, Rich & Tiia!! =) #8265008

Christine Lobsinger level-classic February 20, 2010

Simply Stunning and Creative Lori...
WOW!!! LOVE THAT BLUE ON WHITE!!!!
OUTSTANDING MEANING/FEATHER FOUND IN B.C. Right On Lori..
gorgeous, Congratulations to you on your POTD!!!

CHRISTINE
SMILING BIG #8402406

Lori Carlson March 01, 2010

Thank you for such special words, Christine!! =) #8425615

Janice Mezzacappa March 28, 2010

Artistic and so gorgeous Lori!! I thought it was the ocean with a wave!! So creative WTG!!! #8490457

Lori Carlson March 29, 2010

I wish I had the ocean to play with!! =) Thank you so much for encouragement, Janice!...your kinds words and for visiting me! =) #8492791

Christine Lobsinger level-classic March 29, 2010

COngrAts again Lori...

SMILING CHRISTINE #8493261

Rich Helmer April 08, 2010

Wow, what an awesome shot!!! The color is amazing! Just Great!!! #8521161

Lori Carlson April 10, 2010

Christine & Rich, sincere thanks once more for your giving this shot extra love! =) #8524264

Irene Colling level-classic March 08, 2011

Very Creative work Lori.

Dynamic composition and artfully presented.

Congratulations on your POTD. #9280974

Gary Lange August 10, 2011

Such beautiful work, Lori!! I have not had a chance to look much on BP, let alone post. Work has me all over the place. Now I've had LASIK surgery and my eyes have to heal to see correctly. Yikes!

Beautiful image, MANY congrats, girl! #9595822

Lori Carlson August 13, 2011

Wow! That's a lot going on!! Best of luck with everything, Gary & your precious photograpic eyes!!!
Thank you!!!! =) #9601307

Steve J. Schoolcraft November 16, 2011

Really cool image. Congrats on the awards! #9810400

Lori Carlson December 13, 2011

Thanks, Steven! Awesome of you to say! =) #9863885

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Description


Taken early evening as the sun was going down. Feather was set on a mirror outside to reflect the blue sky. I did however change that blue with paint fill in PS because I had a tiny bit of unwanted reflections from my rings showing. I then added a lens flare in PS and the Flood filter from FP. Same settings as my previous feather/flood posting.

Uploaded on February 08, 2006

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