The Heart Of The Season...

© Michelle R. Kovach

The Heart Of The Season...

Uploaded: December 11, 2006

Description

Is Jesus!

This started out as a long exposure of our Christmas Tree Lights with intentional camera movement. I added an overlay layer & did a gradient flood fill in a red, green & white gradient that I made in PS. Then I created another layer & did the flexify filter in the shape of a heart, added a selection border & then layered in the selections to make the rest of the hearts.
f29.0, ISO 100, 3.5 Second exposure, no flash, 28-70mm lens.

Comments

Tonya R. Boles December 11, 2006

Lots of work Michelle, for a great image. #570692

Sherry S. Boles December 11, 2006

Pretty colors and design, Michelle...Very festive!! #3691666

Melissa G. Meiselman December 11, 2006

Terrific colors and lights with interesting effects, Michelle!! #3691673

Michelle R. Kovach December 11, 2006

Thank you very much Tonya, Sherry & Melissa! I appreciate all your comments!
Have a great day!
Michelle #3691674

Joy Rector December 11, 2006

gorgeous #3691850

Dr Silly level-classic December 11, 2006

Cool :O)
#3691851

Candice C. Calhoun level-deluxe December 11, 2006

Cool holiday photo, Michelle!

ccc #3691887

Lisa D. Greer December 11, 2006

Awesome! You soooo know this is a winner, right???!!! :) #3691906

Michelle R. Kovach December 11, 2006

Thank you very much Joy, Doc, Candice, & Lisa! I appreciate all your comments!

LOL Lisa, I'll take your word for it! :)
At least its a winner in your book for sure! :D
Have a great day!
Michelle #3691931

Amalia Sylvia Arriaga Salinas level-classic December 11, 2006

Beautiful effects Michelle!,
Amalia #3692065

Michelle R. Kovach December 11, 2006

Thank you very much Amalia! I appreciate all your comments!
Have a wonderful day!
Michelle #3692086

Judy A. Lawhon December 11, 2006

Love the title and the effects are great, Michelle!! #3692174

Michelle R. Kovach December 11, 2006

Thank you very much Judy! I appreciate all your comments!
Have a great day!
Michelle #3692762

Brian Lobdell December 11, 2006

Love the "color blizzard" Michelle, and the character you gave to the composition with the addition of the heart images.... and it all comes together with your title! Great work! #3692788

Michelle R. Kovach December 11, 2006

Thank you very much Brian! I appreciate all your comments! LOL I wasn't sure about this one but the more I see it the more I like how it came out. :)
Have a great day!
Michelle #3692849

Linda McLellan December 12, 2006

This is great! I too have been experimenting with intentional movement when taking Christmas light photos. Your work inspires me. #3693996

Michelle R. Kovach December 12, 2006

Thank you very much Linda! I appreciate all your comments!
Have a great day!
Michelle #3694214

Ronald F. Fischer December 12, 2006

Fabulous work here, Michelle!! #3694771

Michelle R. Kovach December 12, 2006

Thank you very much Ron! I appreciate all your comments!
Have a great day!
Michelle #3694822

Kara L. Hendricks January 24, 2007

WOOHOO!!! Congratulations! #3860622

Datha Y. Thompson January 24, 2007

CONGRATULATIONS Michelle!!! Awesome work :0) #3861788

Sherri Gorman January 24, 2007

Congratulations on your awesome finalist!!! #3862229

Shawn Jennings January 24, 2007

Congratulations on your finalist, Michelle! #3862359

Michelle R. Kovach January 24, 2007

Thank you very much Kara, Datha, Sherri & Shawn! I appreciate it!
Congrats to you as well!
Michelle #3862493

Les Rhoades level-classic January 25, 2007

I would leave a longer comment, but I’m busy still following the lines.


Congratulations on your FINALIST

#3865411

Janine Russell level-deluxe January 25, 2007

Michelle, congratulations on your finalist. #3865473

Michelle R. Kovach January 25, 2007

Thank you very much Les & Janine! I appreciate your comments!
Good luck to you both!
Michelle #3866264

Candice C. Calhoun level-deluxe January 25, 2007

Big Congratulations!

ccc #3866466

Michelle R. Kovach January 25, 2007

Thanks Candice! Good luck to you as well!
Michelle #3866636

Susan Fox January 25, 2007

Great photoshop work! Congrats! #3867719

Michelle R. Kovach January 25, 2007

Thank you Susan!
Good luck to you as well!
Michelle #3868368

Cathy M. Gromball January 25, 2007

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist, Michelle!

Cathy :) #3873107

Michelle R. Kovach January 26, 2007

Thank you Cathy! I appreciate it!
Have a great day!
Michelle #3873815

Sherry S. Boles January 27, 2007

Congrats, Micelle! #3877474

Michelle R. Kovach January 27, 2007

Thank you Sherry! Congrats on your Win!
Michelle #3878208

Donna La Mattino Pagakis February 10, 2007

A great finalist image Michelle, congratulaions!!

Your gallery is looking beautiful!! I love all those cute baby portraits!! #3932966

Michelle R. Kovach February 10, 2007

Thank you Donna!
I appreciate it!
I haven't posted in a while so the first part of the baby portraits was from before Christmas.
Have a great day!
Michelle #3932976

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