Think of Us For Your Next Special Occasion [Contest Finalists December 2007]

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Think of Us For Your Next Special Occasion

Uploaded: December 19, 2007 03:02:27

Description

Effects applied with PSE and Nik Color Efex

Exif: F Number: 7.1, Exposure Bias Value: -1.33, ExposureTime: 1/80 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 100, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 28.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 30D

Comments

MELODIE C. ROBERTS December 19, 2007

GOOD MORNING DeB!!!!!!!
I Have to admit
As much as I Love all of your Flashy Sassy and Classy Cars
This Old Truck is my Favorite!!!!!
This Is Awesome!!!!! #811072

Deb Koskovich December 19, 2007

Good morning, and thanks Mel! You just gave me a new title for my arsenal -- I don't think I've used "Flashy" yet! #5225621

Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict December 19, 2007

Great image and find here, Deb.


Dominick #5225622

MELODIE C. ROBERTS December 19, 2007

You Haven't
How about
Pricey
Feisty
or
Lusty

#5225659

Deb Koskovich December 19, 2007

#5225667

Deb Koskovich December 19, 2007

(furiously taking notes) #5225670

Jim Huffield December 19, 2007

Beautiful work, Deb. Jim #5225677

Bill Wyatt December 19, 2007

Fantastic old truck the colors and effects are awesome!! #5225690

Nancy (Peaches) Harker December 19, 2007

AWSOME job Deb, VERY cool! #5225736

Lynne Morris level-classic December 19, 2007

This is beautiful Deb, the colours and effects are fantastic! #5225752

Tiia Vissak December 19, 2007

Great colors & effects! #5225819

Nadya Johnson December 19, 2007

VERY cool photo of this great old relic, Deb! Love the colors. Wow! #5225907

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe December 19, 2007

Fantastic!! Great job Deb! Jeff #5226011

Ronald F. Fischer December 19, 2007

Great find and capture; and awesome PS work!! #5226013

Erin Appelbaum December 19, 2007

Magnificent capture, Deb. Great composition and color. Peter #5226043

Ray Thoms December 19, 2007

Great capture Deb......love everything about it! #5226098

Bill Knaps December 19, 2007

Another beautiful work Deb...Bill #5226266

Danielle Fuller December 19, 2007

Great colors in this. Love the light and the comp as well! Great job! #5226386

Dianna Hauf December 19, 2007

LOVE this Deb!!! I am with Mel, I LOVE your beautiful cars but I would take this truck any day!!! She is going to HAVE to share!!! ;)

WONDERFUL POV, effects,composition, color and capture!!!! JUST awesome!!!!!! #5226647

frank w. degenhardt level-classic December 19, 2007

Deb- Good morning. I just never get enough of these beautiful old trucks and cars you do.
Love the humor behind this one with the sigh on the door.
As for the picture, this is wonderful. The colors are just awesome. Love the lines of these old vehicles.
Your lighting and clarity are spectacular.
A Fantatic job
You take care of yourself, have a wonderful day, be safe #5226691

Kimi A. Phillips December 19, 2007

Terrific, Deb!!! Super POV and effects! #5226745

Steven W. Lepak December 19, 2007

Bravo Deb! I really like this. Your treatment is terrific - the off-kilter crop really suits. Keep up the great work. Best Regards, Steven #5226774

Deb Koskovich December 19, 2007

Thanks everyone so much for these great comments!! #5226999

Crystal L. Craig December 19, 2007

This is fantastic Deb! Love your choice of effects, absolutely marvelous colours, pov, and subject matter :) #5227153

Colette M. Metcalf December 19, 2007

LOVE it!!! #5227183

Mike Clime December 19, 2007

Nice old truck Deb, I like the effects and the title. #5227294

Ellen Powell December 19, 2007

DEB! I LOVE THIS! How did you do the effects? What is your software? If you can remember, that is.... :) #5227583

Steve M. Harrington December 19, 2007

Great image, Deb. If they do funerals, they could carry the casket as well as cater the event. :)
Steve #5227937

December 19, 2007

Great colors!!! Love it!!! Well done!!! #5227968

Ron Roberts December 19, 2007

GREAT CAPTURE NOTHING LIKE OLD RUSTY IRON...RON... #5228242

Kathy Reeves December 19, 2007

Fantastic capture and excellent colors and clarity!! #5229182

Deb Koskovich December 19, 2007

Thanks to all for such great comments! Ellen, I used Nik Color Efex Pro 3, mostly the Tonal Conrast and the bi-color filters (the latter was used on the sky, which was initially a plain blue sky.) Also used Dfine 2.0 noise reducer. Didn't have to do much to the truck itself -- it really does look like that! #5229729

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe December 19, 2007

Very cool, great old time feel! #5230402

Eugenio Diaz December 19, 2007

Excellent color, light and composition. Fantastic, well captured. I love the effects!!! #5232051

Sue Marshall December 20, 2007

This is awesome Deb love how this came out! :-) #5236097

Cassie L. Woodlee December 20, 2007

WOW Deb this is awesome, love it!!!!!!!! #5236432

David Phalen December 20, 2007

LOL Love the saturated colors. Very well done! #5236696

Nadine A. Lewis level-classic December 21, 2007

WOW, Deb...I LOVE this AWESOME image!!! <>< #5240183

Stephen Zacker December 21, 2007

Awesome. Like your effects, the colors, and that Great sky #5240582

Jim Baines December 22, 2007

Magnificent piece of work, Deb! Awesome! #5242249

Judy V. Kennamer level-classic December 23, 2007

Totally beautiful Deb!!! I love it! #5246183

Alison Krylowski January 25, 2008

Congrats on your fantastic finalist, Deb! #5392612

Karen Engelbreth January 25, 2008

Congratulations, Deb! #5392689

Dianna Hauf January 25, 2008

WTG Deb!!!!! YES! Well deserved finalist! Congratulations!!! #5392865

Pat Gamwell January 25, 2008

WooHoo! Big congrats! #5392967

Jeana Clark January 25, 2008


BIG CONGRATS DEB!!!
WAY TO GO!!!!

~J~ #5392998

Deb Koskovich January 25, 2008

WOW! I'm excited!! Thanks everyone! #5393015

Jennifer L. Alder January 25, 2008

YIPPIE!!!
BIG congrats, Deb-- amazing finalist image !!! :) #5393213

Colleen Farrell January 25, 2008

LOL, what a delightful image and title. Big congratulations on your finalist, Deb! #5393255

Gail Vitikacs level-classic January 25, 2008

WAY TO GO! Congratulations! #5393296

Nadya Johnson January 25, 2008

Congratulations on your very awesome finalist! #5393518

Nancy (Peaches) Harker January 25, 2008

BIG Congrats on your beautiful finalst!!! Best of the luck in the next round!!! #5393828

Teresa Burnett level-deluxe January 25, 2008

Congratulations Deb!! Good luck on the next round!! #5394075

Melissa McCabe January 25, 2008

Congrats Deb - a super fun image, great find and effects! : ) -mm #5394304

Sam Britt January 25, 2008

Congratulations, terrific finalist, Deb! #5395278

Laurie Daily level-deluxe January 25, 2008

Congratulations on this great finalist, Deb! #5395287

Crystal L. Craig January 25, 2008

Wahoo Deb! Congratulations m'dear :) #5396329

Joerg Schlagheck January 25, 2008

Excellent shot, effects and title! Congratulations on the finalist, Deb! #5397002

Jim Baines January 26, 2008

Congratulations, Deb!! A real beauty here!! #5397781

Ron Roberts January 26, 2008

CONGRATS GREAT WORK...RON... #5397987

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe January 26, 2008

Congrats Deb on this outstanding Finalist! Jeff #5398100

Carol Sawyer January 26, 2008

Congratulations, Deb!! on this fantastic finalist! #5398348

Linda Blair January 26, 2008

You are to funny..LOL...congratulations on your finalist Deb...love this!!! ☺ #5399091

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic January 26, 2008

Gorgeous, with great color!
Love the title, too!
Congrats, Deb, on this wonderful one!
--Lisa #5399383

Stephen Zacker January 26, 2008

I love old trucks and cars. This is awesome. Congratulations #5399631

Tamara K. Walker level-classic January 26, 2008

CONGRATULATIONS! #5399966

Ken Smith level-classic January 26, 2008

Awesome, Deb! Congrats!! #5401999

Cassie L. Woodlee January 27, 2008

CONGRATULATIONS!!!!!! Deb #5402626

Patrick Rouzes level-classic January 27, 2008

CONGRATULATIONS, Deb!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! #5402690

Jessica Jenney January 27, 2008

Congratulations, Deb on this beautiful finalist image! #5403854

Bonnie C. Lackey January 28, 2008

Let me add my congratulations, Deb. Well deserved honor! #5406842

Erin Appelbaum January 28, 2008

Super job on this Deb. Congratulations. Peter #5408264

Bill Wyatt January 28, 2008

Congratulations on your finalist it is terrific! #5409574

MELODIE C. ROBERTS February 09, 2008

In My haste to get out of town I missed the fact you got a well deserved finalist
AWESOME DeB!!!!
Congratulations
MeL #5470000

Deb Koskovich February 09, 2008

Thanks so much everyone, and MEL WELCOME HOME! We missed you! #5470342

Judy G. Larson February 10, 2008

Wow, you have talent for finding the subject and framing the pose. Really nice work. It's a joy to have found your gallery Deb. #5472402

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic February 13, 2008

Wooohooo, Deb!!!
Congrats on making the cover of Digital Darkroom! (Well, at least featured on)
Great job!
~☺~ Lisa #5488381

Eloise Bartell level-deluxe February 13, 2008

WTG Deb! Just saw the DD email and saw your gem. Congrats!!!
Eloise #5488474

Deb Koskovich February 13, 2008

Thank you so much -- wow, this is exciting! #5488559

Jessica Jenney February 13, 2008

Congrats, Deb on making it in the DD newsletter! #5488728

February 13, 2008

Absolutely a fantastic shot!

GREAT WORK. #5488793

Patricia A. Stalter February 13, 2008

You have to be so happy today! Good for you!!! :) #5488975

Ellen Powell February 13, 2008

Hey Deb!! I knew this one would go far!! Happy day to you!!! #5489140

Dave Winchell February 13, 2008

Hey Deb congrates on the cover shot. Outstanding! #5489597

David Phalen February 13, 2008

BIG Congrats on having the Featured Photo in the latest Digital Darkroom!!! #5489622

Crystal L. Craig February 13, 2008

Wahoooo Deb! Congrats for outstanding achievement! So glad to see "one of us" in the spotlight :) Very well deserved, Bravo! #5489627

Cary Rogers February 13, 2008

Hi, Deb! I thought I had already commented on this one---because I definitely remembered it when I saw it again in DD---but I guess I didn't! Great work!! BIg Congrats!!! #5489807

Deb Koskovich February 13, 2008

Many thanks, Jessica, Brian, Pat, Ellen, Dave, David, Crystal and Cary! This is pretty darn cool! #5489820

Steve M. Harrington February 13, 2008

Way to go, Deb, getting this fine image featured in the newsletter! :)
Steve #5490421

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe February 13, 2008

Congratulations on your DD feature and finalist award. Great capture Deb! #5490575

rrr S. rrr February 13, 2008

Now THIS I like!!! Tell me about Nik Color Efex... #5491651

Dianna Hauf February 13, 2008

WOW! Congratualtions...AGAIN DEB!!!! Just too cool! Wonderful image to feature!!! #5492123

Jennifer L. Alder February 13, 2008

WOOOO HOOOOOOOOOOO!!!
Deb- Congrats my dear on this WONDERFUL DDR feature! :) #5492455

February 23, 2008

Really great photo! #5540042

Darrel L. Larson April 29, 2008

What a great shot! It reminds me of my grandpas old truck. You really brought this on to life! #5860442

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