Lump Sum of Our Lives

© Philippe Vieux-Jeanton

Lump Sum of Our Lives

Uploaded: March 15, 2008 10:15:33


Amanda J. March 15, 2008

Beautiful, rich color. Lovely work!

Cary Rogers March 15, 2008

Salut, Phillipe....wonderful POV and composition, great detailed silhouettes, filtered lighting, and textures! (an interesting title for this particular image) #5646035

Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict March 15, 2008

This is lovely, Philippe.

Dominick #5646063

Tarun Bose March 15, 2008

Excellent composition and lovely colour tones. Great work Philippe. #5646119

Mike D. Perez level-deluxe March 15, 2008

Beautiful lighting and colors, Philippe! #5646126

Christian Rosito March 15, 2008

Great capture, excellent effects! #5646321

Robyn A. Terrell March 15, 2008

Wow! This really draws me in...great comp. and colors!
Robyn #5646608

Joao Martinho March 15, 2008

Another fantastic composition Philippe. It shows again your excellent trace! #5646768

Michelle Alton March 15, 2008

Perfectly executed HDR (right?). However you did it, it's a breathtaking image, Philipe.
Michelle #5646922

Tamera S. Phillips March 15, 2008

Beautiful colors and leading lines. Nicely done! #5647445

Stefania Barbier level-addict March 15, 2008

spectacular Philippe... pov , colors and effects are fantastic! #5648022

Kathleen Rinker March 16, 2008

Awesome Philippe, great comp, color and detail!! #5648429

Philippe Vieux-Jeanton March 16, 2008

Thanks a lot everyone!!! Yes, I use HDR (Photomatix) #5649464

Tiia Vissak March 16, 2008

great colors, light & pov! #5650242

Arlene Krassner March 16, 2008

Exquisite color and lighting Philippe. #5650502

Dianna Murphy March 16, 2008

Beautiful and amazing work! A WINNER! #5650853

Deb Koskovich March 16, 2008

Stunning presentation, well done. #5650942

Heather L. Haderly March 16, 2008

OUTSTANDING!!!! #5651091

Summer A. Kozisek March 16, 2008

Wonderful image Philippe, great example of HDR, the tones are phenomenal! #5651634

cheryl m. phillips March 17, 2008

Beautiful colors and effects!
~cheryl #5653321

Susan M. Campbell March 17, 2008

AWESOME! Those blue kayaks really top it off. #5653775

Jennifer L. Alder March 17, 2008

Looks like a WINNER to me, Phillipe! :) #5654451

Anna M. Halasz March 19, 2008,this is OUTSTANDING !!
Anna #5665176

Amalia Sylvia Arriaga Salinas level-classic March 20, 2008

WOW Philippe!, beautiful composition, clarity and colors!,
Amalia #5670378

Kimi A. Phillips March 24, 2008

Gorgeous image! #5688583

Evy Johansen level-classic April 03, 2008

Big congratulations on your beautiful POTD, Philippe!! #5736724

Robert K. Bemus level-classic April 03, 2008

Congratulations on your POTD, Philippe -- great photo!! #5736728

Les Rhoades level-classic April 03, 2008

Congrats on your POTD selection! #5736750

Nancy (Peaches) Harker April 03, 2008

Awsome Philippe, Big Congrats on your POTD!!! #5736768

Chris Ebben April 03, 2008

That would sure do me for the "Lump sum of my Life" what a great scene. Very well taken, congratulations on your awards=^..^= #5736771

Chris Ebben April 03, 2008

That would sure do me for the "Lump sum of my Life" what a great scene. Very well taken, congratulations on your awards=^..^= #5736772

Jennifer L. Alder April 03, 2008

Big congrats on this outstanding POTD!!! :) #5736813

Cindy Bendush level-classic April 03, 2008

WTG on this awesome POTD Philippe! #5736825

Michelle Alton April 03, 2008

Philippe, the judges made a SUPERB choice on this POTD! Congratulations, and onward to the stars!
Michelle #5736953

Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict April 03, 2008


DOMINICK #5737029

Josselyne Klecanda April 03, 2008

Wonderful display of color,congrats. #5737140

Bill Houghton April 03, 2008

Philippe, this is really a great shot. Congratulations. Bill

Check out my personal website at:

Bill Houghton Photography


Lisa J. Boulden level-classic April 03, 2008

Beautiful and intriguing, Philippe!
Congratulations on this wonderful POTD!
~Lisa #5737405

Laurence Saliba level-classic April 03, 2008

A BIG Congrats Philippe!!!!! #5737440

Diane L. Thomas April 03, 2008

Philippe, What a shot, just look at those clouds. Nice composition
Congrats on POTD Diane #5737481

Denise Denomy April 03, 2008

C'est magnifique!!! CONGRATULATIONS ON YOUR POTD, Philippe! :0) #5738105

Kathleen R. Struckle April 03, 2008

Beautiful image. Great comp.color and lighting. Very intriguing. Congrats.Philippe on your POTD!! #5738226

Christian Rosito April 03, 2008

Congratulations Philippe, a wonderful POTD. The colors are amazing. #5738330

Colleen Farrell April 03, 2008

Fantastic capture, Philippe! Congratulations on your POTD! #5738409

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe April 03, 2008

Excellent light and mood on this potd Philippe. Congratulations! #5738465

Nadya Johnson April 03, 2008

Congratulations on your very stunning Photo of the Day, Philippe! #5738555

Cheryl E. Molennor April 03, 2008

XCELLENT! Congratulations #5738635

Daniella Puente April 03, 2008

Beautiful photo Jean Phillippe ++++ #5738652

Cheryl Meisel April 03, 2008

This is just OUTSTANDING! Wonderful shot, color and subject it just has it all.
BIG CONGRATS on your wins with this one!
Cherylm #5738695

RC Fritz April 03, 2008

Beautiful effects, Phillippe! CONGRATS!! #5738834

Susie Peek-Swint April 03, 2008

Wonderful light and composition ~ and interesting title ~ many congrats on POTD! #5738980

Joy Rector April 03, 2008

congrats on the POTD #5739252

Lorri Shane April 03, 2008

Wonderful, Phillippe! I just love it.
Congrats!! #5739807

Jenny D April 03, 2008

Absolutely gorgeous! #5739935

Lindley Johnson level-classic April 03, 2008

Excellent color, composition, and textures - interesting title, too. Congratulations on this terrific POTD, Philippe! #5739946

Nancy Donnell April 03, 2008

Gorgeous image, and Great composition! Congrats on your POTD, Phillipe. #5740187

Avril Young April 03, 2008

wow this really POPS!
stunning work! #5740734

April 05, 2008

Congratulations! Beautiful colors. Love the blue kayaks! #5748279

Colette M. Metcalf April 06, 2008

Congratulations on your POTD!!! #5752985

Adrian Klein April 08, 2008

Great photo, the blue jumps out at you! #5762425

Toni Riggs April 11, 2008

Beautiful image, congrats! #5773485

Anna M. Halasz April 11, 2008

Congratulations Philippe !!! Bravo ! Anna #5774080

Harry E. Pherson April 11, 2008

Congrats on your POTD...say what you will about still presents some stunning pics..nice job...Harry #5777188

Jeffrey D. Estacio level-classic April 15, 2008

wonderful composition....Congratulations on your POD! #5794017

Stefania Barbier level-addict April 21, 2008


Elida Gutierrez April 21, 2008

Congratulations on your Finalist!!! #5818009

Jennifer L. Alder April 21, 2008

Congrats again! :) #5818396

Susan Heath April 21, 2008

This is beautiful. Congratulations! #5818718

Marina Moore April 21, 2008

Congratulations Philippe!!!! :) #5819104

Christian Rosito April 21, 2008

Great Philippe, CONGRATULATIONS!! #5819422

Chris Ebben April 21, 2008

Congratulations on your Finalist=^..^= #5819569

Colleen Farrell April 21, 2008

Congratulations on your finalist, Philippe! #5820154

Mike D. Perez level-deluxe April 21, 2008

An awesome finalist, Philippe! Congratulations! #5820598

Nadya Johnson April 21, 2008

Congratulations on your stunning finalist, Philippe! #5822238

Laurence Saliba level-classic April 22, 2008

Congratulations on this fantastic finalist Philippe!!! #5823108

Shawn Jennings level-classic April 22, 2008

Fantastic image, Philippe! Congratulations on your finalist! #5823687

Tiia Vissak April 22, 2008

Congratulations! #5825319

Susan M. Campbell April 22, 2008

Sooooo wonderful....congrats! #5825473

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic April 22, 2008

Big congrats again, Philippe!
~Lisa #5825674

Teresa Burnett level-deluxe April 22, 2008

Boy am I slow!! Huge congratulations on not only this beautiful finalist, but on your POTD!!! Best of luck in the next round Philippe!! #5825679

Holly J. Jackson April 22, 2008

Good luck in the WINNER'S CIRCLE!!! ;) #5826440

Jeffrey D. Estacio level-classic April 23, 2008

A big congratulations to you!!!! #5832430

Colleen Farrell April 23, 2008

WTG, Philippe! Congratulations on your WIN! #5832448

Evy Johansen level-classic April 23, 2008

BIG congratulations on this very beautiful and well deserved win, Philippe!! #5832599

Jennifer L. Alder April 23, 2008

A superb winner! Big congrats! :) #5832726

Stefania Barbier level-addict April 23, 2008

huge congrats Philippe, beautiful winner!!!!! #5832809

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict April 23, 2008

Awesome winner, Philippe, congratulations! #5832924

Laurence Saliba level-classic April 23, 2008

A BIG Congrats Philippe!!! #5832983

Tiia Vissak April 23, 2008

Congratulations! #5833064

"emmanuel ""nolax""" N. Montemar April 23, 2008

Awesome winner! CONGRATS, Philippe!!


Teresa Burnett level-deluxe April 24, 2008

Huge congratulations again on this stunning WINNER Philippe!! #5833188

Colette M. Metcalf April 24, 2008

Congratulations on your win!!! #5833522

Renee Doyle level-classic April 24, 2008

Congratulations on this beautiful image and win Phillippe!! #5834457

Elida Gutierrez April 24, 2008

Crystal Rosse Trophy
A Special Trophy for
"The March Winners" #5834571

anonymous April 24, 2008

Congratulations Phillippe on this stunning winner! B- #5834646

Karen Slagle April 24, 2008

Congratulations, Phillippe, on this awesome winning image. #5834711

Kimi A. Phillips April 24, 2008


Arlene Krassner April 24, 2008


Nadine A. Lewis level-classic April 24, 2008

FANTASTIC image, Philippe!!! CONGRATULATIONS!!!! <>< #5835203

Susan Heath April 24, 2008

How wonderful! Congratulations on this gorgeous winner! #5835802

JO ANN CLEVELAND April 24, 2008

CONGRATULATIONS on this fabulous win!

jo ann c. #5836711

M. S. White April 24, 2008

Congrats on 2nd Place! This is so beautiful. I love the blue. Great job!

~Michelle #5837103

Christian Rosito April 24, 2008

Great winner!! Congratulations!! #5837489

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe April 25, 2008

Congratulations on your win Philippe!!! This is so beautiful! #5840589

April 25, 2008

So so beautiful and powerful title. Congratulations!! #5841933

Nick Lagos April 25, 2008

Magnificent image and a very well deserved winner of the Gold Philippe ...congrats to you #5842425

Linda Blair April 26, 2008

Awesome....congratulations!!!!! ☺ #5845451

Amalia Sylvia Arriaga Salinas level-classic April 26, 2008

Big congratulations on your win Philippe!,
Amalia #5845933

Susan M. Smith level-classic April 28, 2008

Wonderful image! Congrats on your win! #5853733

Cheryl E. Molennor May 04, 2008

Please accept my late congratulations. Mycomputer has been down. #5881673

Mitzie Loland May 06, 2008

Congratulations on this awesome photo - great work Philippe!! #5893487

Shannon O. June 26, 2008

Amazingly vivid color! Congrats on your win. #6110821

Jose R. Quinones Coll February 25, 2009

Superb, Philippe. #7215738

Christine Lobsinger level-classic April 14, 2009

Philippe, I love this shot!!! Excellent... A+ for sure!! A big Congrats to you on first, your Photo of the Day placement and your Winner!! I saw this photo before, but I lost it... just signed up for the newsletters and found it again!!

To discuss, first log in or sign up (buttons are at top center of page).

Get Constructive Critiques

Sign up for an interactive online photography course to get critiques on your photos.


Did You Know?

BetterPhoto Websites: If you see an orange website link directly under the photographer's name, it's totally okay. It's not spam. The reason: BetterPhoto is the one that offers these personal photography websites. We are supporting our clients with those links.

Unavailable EXIF: If there is no other information but 'Unavailable' in the EXIF (meaning no EXIF data exists with the photo), the 'Unavailable' blurb is not displayed. If there is any info, it shows. Many photos have the EXIF stripped out when people modify the image and resave it, before uploading.


The following truth is one of the core philosophies of BetterPhoto:

I hear, I forget.
I see, I remember.
I do, I understand.

You learn by doing. Take your next online photography class. All Time Best Photo Contest Staff Favorite Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Photo of the Day

Copyright for this gallery photo belongs solely to Philippe Vieux-Jeanton.
Images may not be copied, downloaded, or used in any way without the expressed, written permission of the photographer.
Log in to follow or message this photographer or report this photo.