Uploaded: June 06, 2007


Part of my boat series photos and trying my hand at the digital darkroom! Except the boat, everything is digital! Entered in 'digital darkroom' category

Exif: Exposure Time: 1/200, Flash: 0, ISO: 200, Camera Model: NIKON D80


Stefania Barbier level-classic June 06, 2007

gorgeous image Lester! #669217

Cary Rogers June 06, 2007

VERY nice treatment and composition, Lester! Great colors and blending of the water into the sky. #4372140

Lynne Morris June 06, 2007

This is gorgeous Lester, wonderful colours! #4372150

Lester A. Garcia June 06, 2007

Thanks Stefania, Cary and Lynne. #4372194

Chastity Abbott June 07, 2007

I took a look through your gallery, and you have some wonderful images all with great lighting and colors in them!!
This is great and I love the color contrasts of the blue and orange!! Love the lighting on the boats too...great work Lester! #4375359

Sue L. Cullumber June 11, 2007

Lester - just gorgeous! Wonderful colors and comp.! #4388074

Mick Burkey June 22, 2007

Very nice work, Lester! Great tones and seamless execution. #4424427

Lester A. Garcia June 26, 2007

Thanks Chastity, Sue and Mick #4440318

Evy Johansen level-classic July 11, 2007

So beautiful, Lester!! Wonderful colors and composition! #4498992

Mike D. Perez level-deluxe July 24, 2007

Congratulations on your beautiful DD Finalist, Lester! #4552299

Lester A. Garcia July 25, 2007

Thanks Evy and Mike #4552532

Mick Burkey July 25, 2007

Congrats on the finals, Lester. Liked it before and like it even more now. Nicely done! #4555914

Donna La Mattino Pagakis July 25, 2007

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist win Lester!! Creative and beautiful! #4557694

Lester A. Garcia July 25, 2007

Thanks Mick and Donna #4559233

Tarun Bose July 26, 2007

Huge congrats Lester for your second place winner. #4563929

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic July 26, 2007

Congratulations on your second place winner. #4564027

Lester A. Garcia July 26, 2007

To Kay and Tarun - Many Thanks! #4564285

Mike D. Perez level-deluxe July 26, 2007

Congratulations on your big Winner, Lester! Outstanding! #4564718

Colette M. Metcalf July 26, 2007

Congratulations!!! #4565428

Lester A. Garcia July 26, 2007

Thanks Mike and Colette #4565485

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic August 02, 2007

Fabulous, Lester! I don't know how I missed this gorgeous, beautifully composed image.
Congratulations on this winner, fellow D80 master!
--Lisa #4594174

Janine Russell level-deluxe August 07, 2007

Lester, big congratulations on your Second Place Winner! #4616678

Lester A. Garcia August 07, 2007

Thanks Lisa and Janine! #4616713

Patrick R. McMullen August 09, 2007

Excellant work Lester! Congratulations! Beautifully rendered.
Pat #4623750

Steven E. Ray August 13, 2007

Your gallery is stunning Lester. This boat and water photo is amazing. Your skills are really evident. #4639776

Lester A. Garcia August 13, 2007

Thanks Patrick and Steven. Appreciated #4639828

Dennis Walton August 24, 2007

Fantastic image - and an incentive to increase my Photoshop skills. #4693355

Debra R. Harder August 26, 2007

This is just brilliant, Lester! Your gallery is FABULOUS and I'm having fun viewing all your amazing photos! Beautiful work! Deb #4699624

Peter R. Hammer October 28, 2007

Excellent dd work Lester. #4996635

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