Painted Swan

© Karen Beri

Painted Swan

Uploaded: November 24, 2004


f5.6 1/250 natural light, painted in PS


Paul C. Gazzanigo November 24, 2004

Wonderful art work, Karen! #191177

Gloria B. Wood November 24, 2004

this is very beautiful...I love it! Wonderful work...welll done! #935540

Karma Wilson November 24, 2004

Great composition. Lovely!

Karma #935569

Karen Beri November 24, 2004

Hi Paul, Gloria and Karma,
Thanks so much for your generous feedback!! #935652

Donna J. Taff November 24, 2004

Very beautiful, Karen!!!!! #935806

Karen Beri November 24, 2004

Hi Donna! Thanks so much :) #935928

Jill Flynn November 24, 2004

This is so beautiful Karen. The softness, the curve of the neck, the muted color - just outstanding!! #936058

Karen Beri November 24, 2004

Hi Jill,
Thanks so much for your kind remarks, I took my little boy to the park yesterday, there is a pond there, and this lovely swan followed us all along the shore. Bonus for me:) #936211

Terry R. Hatfield November 24, 2004

This Is Great Karen,Im Impressed My Friend Nice Detail And Crop:-)
You And Your Family Have A Great Thanksgiving! #936534

Karen Beri November 25, 2004

Thanks dear friend! Have a peaceful and happy holiday :) #936807

Patty Razonable December 17, 2004

Congrats on your POTD!!! Beautiful image!! #980167

Mary K. Robison December 17, 2004

Lovely and graceful image, Karen! Congratulations on its being POTD! #980213

Kathleen Clemons December 17, 2004

Congrats to you, Karen! #980392

Ed Heaton December 17, 2004

Beautiful image Karen...

Congrats on POTD! #980475

Scott Pedersen December 17, 2004

Why did you paint it? You had such a nice close up photo there. #980517

Terry R. Hatfield December 17, 2004

Hey Karen!!A Big Congrats To You My Friend:-) #980553

Janet Kinney December 17, 2004

Karen, when you mentioned you painted this, please tell me how you did this to achieve such a beautiful effect. Great picture. Thank you. #980655

Bunny Snow December 17, 2004

Well done!

Did you fill the frame before you snapped the shutter, or crop well afterwards? Either way, you did a good!

And the detail from the lighting is terrific. Was the sun at an approximate 45 degree angle in the sky? Or, was all that detail texture painted in?

I'd love to know what software and techniques created this fine piece of work!


Sharon Day level-classic December 17, 2004

Gorgeous image, Karen!!! Congrats on POTD! #980756

Isabel L December 17, 2004

:) CONGRATS on your POTD!! #980858

Jill Flynn December 17, 2004

Congratulations on your POTD Karen! This is an outstanding image!! #981010

Janet S Weaver December 17, 2004

Wonderful image! Congrats on your POTD!! #981073

Peggy Wolff December 17, 2004

Congratulations on this beautiful POTD!! #981216

Evy Johansen level-classic December 17, 2004

Many congratulations on your POTD, Karen! Wonderful image! #981217

Donna La Mattino Pagakis December 17, 2004

This is lovely, congrats!! #981225

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict December 17, 2004

Congrats on your POTD, Karen, marvelous image!

-Debby #981254

Karen Beri December 17, 2004

Thanks everyone so much for your comments on my POTD, I'll post the original untouched image for you to see, it lacked something for me, and that was why I decided to paint it in PS. #981397

Serena Pierce level-deluxe December 17, 2004

Beautiful!! Love it...Congratulations and nice job!! #981620

Karen Beri December 17, 2004

Thanks Serena :) #981978

Kathleen R. Struckle December 20, 2004

Beautiful image Karen!! Congrats on POTD!! Sorry for my lateness. #988336

Karen Beri December 20, 2004

Hi Kathleen, No apology needed, I appreciate your kind comments :) #988473

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