Sunset Cruise

© Deborah Sandidge

Sunset Cruise

Uploaded: August 16, 2004



Dan Holm level-classic August 16, 2004

Gorgeous image, Deborah! Outstanding concept, color and composition! Excellent! #158813

Deborah Sandidge August 16, 2004

Thanks so much, Dan! The original image didn't have any sun or reflection, but I loved the shape of the pelican in flight. I thought it would be neat to try to bring him close and provide the color I wished for! :o) #714740

Peggy Wolff August 16, 2004

Beautiful! #714834

Cathy Gregor August 16, 2004

Deborah - This is absolutely gorgeous. You did a super job editing!
-cathy #714892

Stacey A. Bates August 16, 2004

Great job editing Deborah, this is beautiful!! #714905

Tammy L. Odell August 16, 2004

WOW!! This is amazing!!Beautiful work Deborah!! #714919

Deborah Sandidge August 16, 2004

Thank you Peggy, Cathy, Stacey and Tammy! Glad you liked this pelican image! #714930

Donna J. Taff August 16, 2004

Beautiful, Deborah!!!!!! #715015

Karen Bacon August 16, 2004

Really great image Deborah! #715017

Colleen Braun August 16, 2004

I can feel the movement... #715374

Wally Orlowsky August 16, 2004

Another great silhouette, Deborah. You have mastered the effect very well. #715416

Colette M. Metcalf August 16, 2004

Wow!! This is absolutely fantastic, Deborah!!! #715456

Isabel L August 16, 2004

Wonderful capture Deborah!!!
I really like the flood effect that you did on this one it really brings out the colors in the sky and the bird. #715458

Joy Brown August 16, 2004

Absolutely awesome, Deborah! #715460

Terry R. Hatfield August 16, 2004

Excellent Ps Work Deb It Looks Great!! #715757

Diane Addonizio level-classic August 16, 2004

Beautiful, Deborah! #715811

Jennifer Rennison August 16, 2004

Great effects, beautiful, Deborah! #715959

Susan T. Evans August 16, 2004

Gorgeous colors and effects Deb!!!! terrific job!!!! #716060

Kristen McKain August 16, 2004

gorgeous!! #716106

Deborah Sandidge August 16, 2004

Thanks so much for your thoughtful comments! Glad you liked this re-creation! :o) #716117

Nobu Nagase August 16, 2004

Beautiful creation, Deb!!! the orange radial gradient representing the sun... #716140

Janet S Weaver August 16, 2004

Excellent work Deb! Outstanding image!! #716234

Janet Detota August 17, 2004

Your PS work is so good it looks real! Excellent job! #717407

Kathleen K. Parker level-deluxe August 17, 2004

Another fabulous shot...super good job.
Kathleen #717432

Janice Forrest August 17, 2004

Very nice work. #717515

Karen Engelbreth August 17, 2004

Wonderful capture Deborah! #717683

Deborah Sandidge August 17, 2004

Thanks so much, I appreciate your thoughtful comments! :o) #718230

Stephen Zacker August 28, 2004

Just Great PS work!, and a Wonderful image! #741299

Doug Wean August 28, 2004

WoW! What a beautiful Image! Creative composition and color!

Doug #741303

Deborah Sandidge August 28, 2004

Thank you Stephen and Doug, much appreciated comments! #741598

Robert A. Simpson September 11, 2004

Stunning Work! #768737

Evy Johansen level-classic September 11, 2004

Wow - Awesome image! Many congratulations on your POTD Win! #768739

ilana peled level-classic September 11, 2004

Everything seems so real !!!

Beautiful image Deborah. #768740

Mary McAllister September 11, 2004

Wow...this is really stunning!
Mary #768742

Gianna Stadelmyer September 11, 2004

Congrats on potd, Deborah! #768747

Kathleen Clemons September 11, 2004

Congrats to you, Deborah! #768763

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict September 11, 2004

Wow, Deb, this image is absolutely gorgeous and assembled with impeccable excellence! Congratulations on POTD for your outstanding work!!! #768771

Donna L. Cuic September 11, 2004

Big Congrats Deborah on Photo of the Day. It is an outstanding image.

Stay safe Monday and pray for it to go somewhere else. #768844

Kristen McKain September 11, 2004

Congrats on your POTD! Well deserved! #768853

Donna W. Neal September 11, 2004

Congratulations Deb, this is a beauty! #768857

Terry R. Hatfield September 11, 2004

Hi Deb! Congrats On An Excellent Image And Your Potd:-) #768889

William C. Raco level-classic September 11, 2004

Wow, this is gorgeous, Deborah.
Congratulations on the POTD
Very deserving recognition!

bill #768970

Maverick Creatives September 11, 2004

Deborah, This image reflects the beauty and creativity possible in the marriage of photography and Digital Art.
This creation emits emotion. Very Professional. Congratulations.
Gary #768993

Janice Forrest September 11, 2004

Congrats on your POTD #769131

DIANE COSGROVE September 11, 2004

I'm inspired by your work. But I'm confused. Where can I find the "flood filter"? Is it a plug in? #769174

Lucia De Giovanni September 11, 2004

Congratulations on your PODT! Absolutely wonderful! #769187

Deborah Sandidge September 11, 2004

Oh, my gosh, thank you so much! POTD, a real treat and surprise! :0) I appreciate your thoughtful comments!! (So sorry I haven't been commenting much lately, I've been a little under the weather.)
Hi Diane - Yes, the flood filter is a plug in and it's available at Flaming Pear, They have quite a few creative filters available! have fun! #769206

Charlene Bayerle September 11, 2004

Congratulations Deborah.....well deserved!!!!! #769215

Janet Detota September 11, 2004

Way to go, Deb!! Congratulations!! #769282

Susan T. Evans September 11, 2004

Congrats Deb on your POTD win!!!!! terrific image!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! #769353

Dale Ann Cubbage September 11, 2004

Congrats Deborah! I was so pleased to open the POTD and find a masterpiece by one of my favorite BP photographers!! An excellent piece of art Deborah! You go girl!! #769419

bob cornelison September 11, 2004

GREAT JOB!~:o) #769489

Ed Heaton September 11, 2004

Well done Deborah... #769860

Anita Taylor September 11, 2004

This is a wonderful image, Deborah! Great job! #769921

Jo Barker September 11, 2004

You are a spectacular artist. With a unique style that is a hit at BP. Outstanding image. #769926

Karen Bacon September 11, 2004

Congratulations Deborah!!!!!!!!!!!! #769961

Jody S. Pagel September 11, 2004

What else can I say? WOW WOW WOW WOW WOW!

Fantastic creativity and Photoshop talent. Something for me to aspire to. #770175

Deborah Sandidge September 11, 2004

Thanks so much, you all are great! :0) #770344

Diane Dupuis September 11, 2004

Deborah - What a fantastic piece of art! Congrats on this shot as well as your POTD!! #770364

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe September 11, 2004

Nicely done, congratulations Deborah!! #770437

Kevin Nugent September 12, 2004

Excellent job Deborah! #771915

Deborah Sandidge September 12, 2004

Thanks so much!!! Your comments are so appreciated! #772315

Kathleen R. Struckle September 12, 2004

Wonderful image Deborah!! Congrats! #772505

Carol Dibble September 13, 2004

Hi Deb! Congratulations on POTD! Sorry you are not feeling well...let's keep in touch! #773063

Debra Booth September 13, 2004

Splendid Finalist, Deborah! Congratulations! #774419

Colleen Braun September 13, 2004

congratulations... #774450

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict September 13, 2004

Congratulations, Deb!!! #774460

Deborah Sandidge September 13, 2004

Thank you so much Debra, Colleen and Deborah! #775347

Jennifer Rennison September 13, 2004

Congratulations, Deborah! #775830

Donna J. Taff September 13, 2004

Congratulation's, Deborah!!!!!! #775885

Darren K. Fisher level-classic September 13, 2004

Congratulations and the best of luck next round!!! #775950

Jim Kinnunen level-deluxe September 13, 2004

Congrats Deborah!! #776145

ilana peled level-classic September 13, 2004

Well desrved Deborah !!! #776264

Kelly Abernathy level-classic September 14, 2004

Congratulations Deborah! -K #776977

Deborah Sandidge September 14, 2004

Thank you so much for the warm congrats and good wishes, much appreciated!!! #778012

Jonna Bergström September 14, 2004


- Jonna #778413

Nobu Nagase September 14, 2004

I loved this the first time I viewed it!!!
Many congratulations to you, Deb, on your finalist... good luck with this... #778585

Terry R. Hatfield September 14, 2004

This Sure Has Got Some Extra Viewing Deb! Congrats On Your Finalists:-) #780129

Robin L. Wehrman September 14, 2004

Congratulations on this outstanding image, Deborah! #780292

Deborah Sandidge September 14, 2004

Thank you so much for the congrats Jonna, Nobi, Terry and Robin! Best of luck to you too! #780470

Cindy Cone September 14, 2004

Some how I missed the POTD win, so double congrats! It is well-deserved! #780750

Dale Ann Cubbage September 14, 2004

Congrats Deborah! So beautiful, not surprising to see it here at all! Good luck tomorrow!

da #781046

Deborah Sandidge September 14, 2004

Thanks Cindy and Dale Ann, best of luck to you both! :0) #781175

Carol Brill September 14, 2004

Deborah, another stunner, congratulations and best of luck with this one! #781282

Karen Engelbreth September 15, 2004

Congratulations Deborah! #782002

Deborah Sandidge September 15, 2004

Thank you Carol and Karen!! #782547

Anita Hogue September 15, 2004

This is one of my most favorite photos.
I am fairly new to betterphoto, and don't comment much, but I love this one.
anita #783586

Deborah Sandidge September 15, 2004

Hi Anita, thank you so much for your thoughtful comments! Welcome to BetterPhoto, I look forward to seeing your work! :0) #784061

Colette M. Metcalf September 19, 2004

Congratulations!!! #790383

Dolores Neilson September 30, 2004

This is such a work of art, Deborah! I thought I had commented on this already ...Congratulations! #813267

Susana Matos October 08, 2004

Congratulations, very beautiful!
Cheers from Portugal, Su #831127

Susie Peek-Swint October 09, 2004

Many congrats Deborah ~ awesome capture!! #831891

Yves Rubin June 26, 2007

What a stunner! Love the perfect silhouette shape of the pelican. #4439238

Christine Lobsinger level-classic November 28, 2009

Absolutely Stunning Deborah!!!
By reading your thread, I learned something new, thanks.. I'm going over to the Flaming Pear.. THANKS!

CHRISTINE #8175680

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