Uploaded: June 19, 2006 07:33:19
This is one of the flowers I took in Kansas. I worked on it in Photoshop and came up with this. It is my modern art form...I took the flower on macro, 1/125, F7.8, ISO200. Then in PS I used filters, saturation, curves, and added some texture. Hope you all have a great day!!
Paul Michko June 19, 2006Wonderful macro and pop-art effects, Shelly. #467909
Bridgette B June 19, 2006Gorgeous image and effects, Shelly! #2915241
Kenneth Mucke June 19, 2006wonderfully creative...beutiful colors #2915299
Janine Russell June 19, 2006Shelly, excellent colors, lighting, detail and effects. #2915390
Pamela Shane June 19, 2006Beautiful end results Shelly! I love this - the textures, colors, & originality are super!! :) #2915401
Shirley L. Carpenter June 19, 2006Great work Shelly!! Love the colors and comp!!! #2915423
Shelly A. Van Camp June 19, 2006Paul, Bridgette, Ken, Janine, Pamela, and Shirley: Thank you all so much! Have a great Monday!!! #2915465
Carla Metzler June 19, 2006Wonderful shot, Shelly! I like the mod look. :) #2915475
Margot Petrowski June 19, 2006This is fabulous....great PS work!!! #2915551
Shelly A. Van Camp June 19, 2006Carla and Margot: Thank you both so much! #2915583
Paula Dwyer June 19, 2006Incredible and creative effects in this colorful and fantastic work of art!! Awesome PS work!! :) #2915615
Bill Wyatt June 19, 2006Beautiful colors and creative effects, Shelly! #2915669
Shelly L. Rauscher June 19, 2006Those colors are so vibrant! Beautiful job Shelly! #2915690
Kathy Reeves June 19, 2006Very creative!! Beautiful vibrant colors! Great PS work! #2915713
Stephen Zacker June 19, 2006Very creative and artistic #2915750
Kristi A. Howson June 19, 2006Love the effects you've applied to this Shelly. It really gives it impact and is presented beautifully! #2915837
Mary K. Robison June 19, 2006Shelly, your images of lilies are beautiful ~ and your PS work is terrific! #2915950
Jessica Jenney June 19, 2006Wonderful rich colors, and creative effects, Shelly! #2916032
Karen E. Michaels June 19, 2006I really like you artistic interpretation of this piece Shelly! You did one helluva job. Peace, karen #2916037
Ray Clarke June 19, 2006Great macro and effects Shelly!!!(R) #2916148
Karen Slagle June 19, 2006Great colors and fantastic effects. This truly is a piece of art... #2916241
Gail Vitikacs June 19, 2006Fabulous capture...STUNNING colors and wonderful effects! #2916379
Laurence Saliba June 19, 2006I agree with Gail!!! Stunning indeed!!! Same as my flower but yours is so much more exciting!!! #2916397
Rakesh Syal June 19, 2006Great job, Shelly! What a piece of art! #2916452
Claudia Kuhn June 19, 2006Terrific Shelly, love the colors and effects! #2916879
John Connolly June 19, 2006WOW! What a presentation! This is certainly an intrigueing, psychadelic image! Great Work, Shelly! #2917201
Jamil Saliba June 19, 2006Very beautiful and lovely image , colors and effects #2917452
Colette M. Metcalf June 19, 2006Beautiful colors and effects, Shelly!! #2917489
Nancy L. Green June 19, 2006Wonderful effects Shelly!! Lovely composition and colors. Very well done! <>< #2917668
Debbie Del Tejo June 19, 2006This is wonderful Shelley...glad you are back and brought back such pretty photos. I'll email u. #2917750
Laura Clay-Ballard June 19, 2006awesome work! love what you did with this! the textures and colors are super! #2917865
Kara L. Hendricks June 20, 2006Gorgeous... Love your effects..
Roxanne M. Bubar June 20, 2006Stunning colors, image and beautiful effects. #2918917
Nadine A. Lewis June 20, 2006Beautiful image with great effects, Shelly.
Steve Mescha June 20, 2006LOL, I haven't heard the word "MOD" in a while! This is great, Shelly!!! #2919144
Shelly A. Van Camp June 20, 2006Paula, Bill, Shelly, Kathy, Stephen, Kristi, Mary, Jessica, Karen, Ray, Karen, Gail, Laurence, Rakesh, Claudia, John, Opal, Jamil, Colette, Nancy, Debbie, Laura, Kara, Roxanne, Nadine, Steve and Kevin: Thank to all of you for the support and friendship.....I hope to post for 2 more days and then we won't have a pc...Have a great day!!!!!!! I will comment later after the packers leave :) #2919593
David Phalen June 20, 2006Outstanding Photoshop work Shelly!
Hope the move goes well. #2920027
Melissa G. Meiselman June 20, 2006Striking image, Shelly. You did very well in PS!!! #2920037
Shelly A. Van Camp June 20, 2006David and Melissa: Thank you so much! #2920480
Candice C. Calhoun June 20, 2006WOW, I LOVE this! As you discovered, it is lily season in the heartland...heavenly, huh? GREAT image, way cool!
Shelly A. Van Camp June 20, 2006Candice, thank you so much! Yes, I found some cool things to photograph in the heartland. Hope you have a great day tomorrow. We have packers coming, again.. *yawn* #2922641
Pat Gamwell June 20, 2006Extremely artistic & superbly created! #2923068
Darryl Wilkinson June 21, 2006Shelly, This image really "POPS"... Beautiful work! #2923672
Donna Roberts June 21, 2006Hey there my poor neglected pongy friend - time has just been getting away from me but I just *had* to stop by before another day went past without my saying hi.
Shelly A. Van Camp June 21, 2006Pat, Darryl, and Pongy: Thank you all so much...as we move, I will count the days until I am back to BP. I am not sure how long I will be able to keep my pc, but I am still trying! lol Have a great day!!!!!!!!!!!! #2925563
Mary N C. Taitt June 21, 2006This is really beautiful Shelly! WOW! Another cool one for card art, or it could be hung in a Foyer! Nice work! Mary :-D #2927258
Jaclyn Klassen June 21, 2006Wow, this is just stunning! Brilliant colours and composition! Love it! #2927639
Shelly A. Van Camp June 21, 2006Mary and Jackie: Thank you so much! Your warm comments mean so much to me in the middle of this move. Have a great day! #2927662
Jenny Bosmans June 21, 2006Stunningly beautiful, Shelly!! Love this!! #2928624
Shelly A. Van Camp June 21, 2006Jenny: Thank you so much!! #2930061
Shelly A. Van Camp June 22, 2006Hi Rhein and thank you! #2933856
Sam Britt June 24, 2006Beautiful! You chose a great combination of effects. The texture and color is outstanding.
Goshka G. June 24, 2006It really is striking and very eye-catching, Shelly!! #2945072
Shelly A. Van Camp June 24, 2006Hi SB and Goshka: Thanks so much! Have a great day!!! #2946087
Sergio La Spina June 24, 2006Very beautiful effect and beautiful immage well done Shelly!! #2946913
Shelly A. Van Camp June 25, 2006hi Sergio and thank you! #2948139
Jill Odice June 25, 2006Wowee! This is really stunning work! I love it! This needs a big frame and wall to hang it on! :-) #2950193
Shelly A. Van Camp June 27, 2006Jill, Thank you so much!!! I appreciate your thoughtful comments. I hope to hang this someday!! #2956361
Lorraine A. Cook July 09, 2006This is awesome! Love the rainbow background, Shelly!!<:)) #3006023
Shelly A. Van Camp July 10, 2006Hi Lorraine and thanks!!!! #3008406
Lori Carlson July 10, 2006Cool work Shelly! :0) Would make a great card! Glad to see you are enjoying the summer! :0) #3011407
Shelly A. Van Camp July 11, 2006Hi Lori and thank you!! #3013643
Kenneth Mucke July 24, 2006WAY TO GO Shelly....Congrats on your finalist #3072477
Lorraine A. Cook July 24, 2006Congratulations on this gorgeous finalist, Shelly!<:)) #3072796
Pamela Shane July 24, 2006Well deserved Shelly - congratulations!
Pat Gamwell July 24, 2006WTG, girl! BIG CONGRATS! #3073155
Life Expressions July 24, 2006Congratulations, Shelly!!! #3073257
Nadya Johnson July 24, 2006Absolutely stunning work with stunning colors, Shelly! Congratulations on this super finalist! #3073507
Stanley J. Contrades July 24, 2006CONGRATULATIONS, Shelly! Best of luck to you in the next round!!
Ray Clarke July 24, 2006Huge congrats Shelly #3073787
Candice C. Calhoun July 25, 2006Congratulations!
Steve Mescha July 25, 2006One of my favorites, Shelly! Congradulations!!! #3074235
Judyann Plante July 25, 2006Congratulations, Shelly!!!
Judyann ><> #3074392
Bill Wyatt July 25, 2006Congratulations on your finalist, Shelly! #3074538
Ross Throndson July 25, 2006BIG CONGRATULATIONS, SHELLY!! :^) #3074761
Karen Slagle July 25, 2006I love this and am so happy to see it among the finalists. Big congrats... #3075586
Roger Bernabo July 25, 2006A wonderful image Shelly congratulations!! #3075831
Ken Smith July 25, 2006Shelly, a big congrats!! #3076294
Jenny Bosmans July 25, 2006Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Shelly! :) #3076345
Emile Abbott July 25, 2006A move, a new command and a finalist too, Shelly you just do it all. Huge congratulation my friend. #3076976
Dr Silly July 25, 2006Congratulations on this modern art finalist. :O)
Jill Odice July 25, 2006Glad to see the judges were as impressed with this as I was! Congrats :-) #3078168
Kaye Burazin July 25, 2006This is so good Shelly. So excited to see you here in the finals. Congrats! #3078569
Lori Carlson July 25, 2006Woohoo Shelly girl!! You know I LOVE THIS!! Big congrats on its honors!!! :0) #3079053
Renee Doyle July 25, 2006Wow - wonderful ps work Shelly!!!! Congratulations on this wonderful finalist!
Terry L. Ellis July 25, 2006WTG, Shelly!! Congratulations on this very colorful and beautiful finalist! #3079462
Linda D. Lester July 25, 2006Beautiful...Congratulations! #3080093
Shelly A. Van Camp July 25, 2006Thank you so much everyone! I didn't even know they had been picked....I was surprised this made it over the ghosting flowers that was in DD. Thanks again!!! #3080354
Carla Metzler July 25, 2006Congratulations, Shelly! :) #3081052
Tamara K. Walker July 25, 2006CONGRATULATIONS! #3081189
Jim Kinnunen July 25, 2006Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Shelly!:) #3081417
Rakesh Syal July 26, 2006Congratulations, Shelly! #3082130
Jeff Robinson July 26, 2006Congrats Shelly on your outstanding work and making the Finals!! Jeff #3082661
Shelly A. Van Camp July 26, 2006Carla, Tamera, Jim, Rakesh, and Jeff: Thank you so much! Good luck to you all as well! #3083516
Sam Britt July 26, 2006Congratulations, Shelly!! #3085896
Shelly A. Van Camp July 26, 2006Thank you, S B.! #3086675
DiAnna F. Paulk July 26, 2006Congratulations on this GREAT finalist, Shelly! So creative and colorful. Outstanding work, indeed!!
Thanks for commenting on my "Blacksmith's Shop" today! #3086857
Kara L. Hendricks July 26, 2006Congrats on this wonderful finalist... Good luck in the next round!! #3087120
Sylvia Rossler July 27, 2006Big Big congrats Shelly :O) #3088157
Shelly A. Van Camp July 27, 2006DA, Kara and Sylvia: Thank you all so much!!! Have a great day! #3089676
Darryl Wilkinson July 27, 2006Outstanding Finalist, Shelly! Congratulations! #3091654
Darryl Wilkinson July 27, 2006Shelly, I am so happy to see a GOLD badge here! HUGE congratulations, my friend! :) #3092372
Sylvia Rossler July 27, 2006Yihhaa ! Big congrats on your win Shelly :o) #3092380
She-She Killough July 27, 2006WOW! I SOO Love this Shelly easy to see why it won 2nd place!! CONGRATS to YOU!!! :) #3092530
Ross Throndson July 28, 2006Big Congratulations on your WIN, Shelly!!! :^) #3092662
Donna La Mattino Pagakis July 28, 2006A gorgeous creation, congratulations on your win! #3092664
Mary K. Robison July 28, 2006Wonderful colors and effects, Shelly!
Renee Doyle July 28, 2006Congrats Shelly on this fabulous win!!!
Donna Roberts July 28, 2006CONGRATULATIONS CONGRATULATIONS CONGRATULATIONS CONGRATULATIONS CONGRATULATIONS CONGRATULATIONS CONGRATULATIONS CONGRATULATIONS
Michelle R. Kovach July 28, 2006Congrats on your win Shelly! Well done girl! #3093223
Jenny Bosmans July 28, 2006Congratulations on this beautiful winner, Shelly! :) #3093253
Pamela Shane July 28, 2006BIG CONGRATULATIONS on this wonderful win Shelly!!!! :) :) #3093408
Gail Vitikacs July 28, 2006WAY TO GOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO!!!!! Congratulations Shelly! #3093439
Anita Hogue July 28, 2006Beautiful work, Shelly! Congratulations! #3093644
Ken Smith July 28, 2006Congratulations, Shelly!!! Beautiful!! #3093657
Candice C. Calhoun July 28, 2006Congratulations, Shelly...I am so happy for you! Way to go!
Dr Silly July 28, 2006Congratulations on this win :O)
Mary Timman July 28, 2006Congratulations on a gorgeous winner. Very neat effects and perfect! #3093910
Laura Clay-Ballard July 28, 2006congrats! #3094034
Jamil Saliba July 28, 2006Congratulations Shelly on this beautiful winner #3094103
Karen Slagle July 28, 2006Way to go.... #3094151
Terry L. Ellis July 28, 2006Shelly, congratulations on this fantastic second place win!!! WTG!!! #3094168
Bill Wyatt July 28, 2006Congratulations on your Winner, Shelly! #3094177
Jim Kinnunen July 28, 2006Congrats, Shelly!!!! #3094338
Judyann Plante July 28, 2006Shelly, Congratulations on this well-deserved win!!!
Judyann ><> #3094466
Laurence Saliba July 28, 2006Congratulations Shelly!!!! #3094633
Casey A. Hanson July 28, 2006Awesome work, Shelly! Congrats!! :0) #3094658
David Phalen July 28, 2006Congrats on a well earned winner Shelly! #3094661
Shelly A. Van Camp July 28, 2006WOW, I never expected this! This made my day and I needed this! Thank you BP, and all my dear friends...each and everyone of you are wonderful photographers. I appreciate the support you give me each day. Thank you from my heart!!!!!! #3094768
Jill Flynn July 28, 2006Wonderful creativity Shelly. Congratulations on your win! #3094778
Tonya R. Boles July 28, 2006Congrats Shelly. Awesome image.. #3094809
Carla Metzler July 28, 2006Congratulations, Shelly! :D #3095007
Linda Boehme July 28, 2006Congrats on this beautiful 2nd place win, Shelly!!! #3095443
Lori Dunn July 28, 2006Wonderful ps work Shelly. Very nice! #3095462
Nadya Johnson July 28, 2006A huge congratulations, Shelly! So glad to see this striking image in the winners' circle!! Well done and well deserved! #3095621
Shelly A. Van Camp July 28, 2006Thank you so much everyone! You are all wonderful photographers. Thanks for the inspiration each day! Have a wonderful weekend! #3095826
Sharon Day July 28, 2006BIG Congratulations, Shelly!!! Simply a fantastic image! #3096018
Scott J. Pinkham July 28, 2006Congratulations, I knew one of your pictures would place well. keep on snapping. #3096091
Shelly A. Van Camp July 28, 2006Sharon and Scott: Thanks for the comments...Always appreciate them all....Especially from a great photographer as my son, Scott who had his Niagra Falls picture place second. Have a great weekend! #3096464
William C. Raco July 28, 2006This is beautiful, Shelly!
Kristi A. Howson July 28, 2006So beautiful ...love the color and design presentation. I hope this signifies a beautiful life in Kansas for you Shelly! Congratulations on this marvelous winner! #3097251
Lorraine A. Cook July 28, 2006Congratulations on this awesome win, Shellly!<:)) This is one of my favorite photos!!<:)) #3097353
Colette M. Metcalf July 29, 2006Beautiful! Congratulations to you on your WIN, Shelly!!! #3097663
Stephen Zacker July 29, 2006Stunning. Congratulations #3098683
Cathy Barrows July 29, 2006Congrats on your win...gorgeous #3098859
Kaye Burazin July 29, 2006Yipee Shelly. Couldn't have happened to a nicer person. #3100254
Leanne M.E. Boyd July 30, 2006Beautiful image, Shelly = congrats on your win! #3101401
Lori Carlson July 30, 2006Awesome! WTG Shelly friend!!! Congratulations on your big win!!! :0) #3101719
Shelly A. Van Camp July 30, 2006Thank you everyone so very much! I really appreciate all the wonderful comments. Have a great week!!! #3102878
Life Expressions July 30, 2006Many congrats on this lovely second place win, Shelly! #3103158
Janine Russell July 30, 2006Shelly, congratulations on your Second Place win. #3103594
Jeff Robinson August 01, 2006Congrats Shelly on your well deserved win! Jeff #3109813
Susana Ms Heide August 01, 2006I'm adding my congrats to the list for this fantastic WINNER!! Well done Shelly! #3110122
Emile Abbott August 01, 2006Huge congratulations Shelly on this supurb second place win. #3111349
Shelly A. Van Camp August 02, 2006Thank you everyone who has made the wonderful comments here...I appreciate each and every one of them! Thank you!!! Have a wonderful day!!! #3114403
eileen bedford August 02, 2006Congratulation Shelly, this is some great work. #3117449
William88 August 04, 2006Wow! Excellent art work. Congratulations!! #3124759
Manos Peponas August 12, 2006perfection of its own!!! #3154260
Shelly A. Van Camp August 14, 2006Thanks so much everyone! #3163193
Shelly A. Van Camp August 14, 2006Thanks so much everyone! #3163194
RC Fritz August 15, 2006Beautiful work Shelly. Congratulations!! #3167290
Shelly A. Van Camp August 19, 2006Thanks RC! #3186716
Shelly A. Van Camp June 14, 2007Thanks everyone! #4397688
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