Fire and Ice

© Violeta Harrington

Fire and Ice

Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict August 31, 2010

Will be seeing this in the Winner's Circle next month, for sure!


Beautiful, Violeta!


Dominick #1303596

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic August 31, 2010

Let the POTD arrive first! The colors, details and treatment on the face are terrific, Violetta.

UB. #8873116

Michelle Alton August 31, 2010

Amazing portraiture...those EYES! #8873242

Rod Partington August 31, 2010

Fantastic portrait Violeta!
A winner for sure! #8873487

Valentin M. Armianu August 31, 2010

WOW Amazing A WINNER!! #8873896

Naomi Weiser August 31, 2010

great shot, the colors and the eyes are amazing #8874206

Violeta Harrington September 01, 2010

Thank you all, I would be honored to have this image picked as a winner :) #8875418

Michael M. Petrizzo September 15, 2010

Beautiful finalist. Congrats. #8902419

Mark Dodge September 15, 2010

Your portraiture work is always so excellent, Violeta. I really like the way you framed this. Excellent lighting as always. Beautiful work. Congratulations. #8902443

Sherry L. Davis September 15, 2010

Gorgeous! Congratulations! #8902444

Lynn M. Whitt September 15, 2010

Absolutely gorgeous, CONGRATULATIONS!!! #8902578

Rona L. Schwarz September 15, 2010

Stunning Violetta! Many congratulations on your superb Finalist, and good luck in the next round! #8902945

Sherran Andersen level-classic September 15, 2010

Congrats. #8903227

Linda D. Lester level-deluxe September 15, 2010

Awesome....Congratulations!!!!! #8903601

Rolando Rosito September 15, 2010

Outstanding finalist Violeta, good luck next round. #8904246

Linda L. Ruiz level-classic September 15, 2010

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Susan K. Snow September 15, 2010

Those eyes are amazingly beautiful. But more than that, the details, sharpness and clarity, tonality, and positioning in the image makes all this a real winner. I agree, I think this will be in the winner's circle, it's an outstanding finalist, Violeta.
I wish you well.
#8906334

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic September 16, 2010

Happy to see this again, Violeta. Huge CONGRATZ. on this beautiful Finalist.

UB. #8906991

Jessica Jenney September 16, 2010

Congratulations, Violeta on your stunning finalist! #8907910

R. J. Laudenbacher level-deluxe September 16, 2010

Congratulation Violeta on this outstanding Finalist....I see nothing but Gold here #8907928

Anne M. Young level-addict September 17, 2010

Superb Finalist! Congratulations this is beautiful! #8912265

Val Feldman level-deluxe September 17, 2010

Beyond superb...in another realm entirely...Congratulations, Violetta on your First Place and much deserved Gold Win. Incredible work! Kudos!! #8912731

Bill Currier level-deluxe September 17, 2010

Congratulations Violetta on a well deserved first place finish! I love this pice. Superb and beautiful!! #8912745

Linda D. Lester level-deluxe September 17, 2010

Just beautiful.....Congratulations on your first place win! #8912843

Phyllis H. Burchett September 17, 2010

Stunning...Congrats on your 1st place win!! #8912845

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic September 17, 2010

Huge CONGRATZ on your First Place Win, Violetta. And let the POTD arrive afterwards!!

UB. #8912865

Jennifer L. Alder September 17, 2010

A very pretty winner, Violetta! Congrats :) #8913051

Jessica Jenney September 17, 2010

Congratulations, Violeta on your superb First Place Win! #8913080

Lynne S. Fried September 17, 2010

Amazing work..Congratulations on your FIRST Place win! #8913217

Liz Mackney September 17, 2010

Stunning! Congratulations! Well deserved! #8913279

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic September 17, 2010

On your First Place WINNER! 8o) #8913362

Gerri R. Jones September 17, 2010

Congratulations on a beautiful winner! #8913689

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic September 17, 2010

Very Beautiful!! Congrats! #8913693

R. J. Laudenbacher level-deluxe September 17, 2010

WTG Violeta....I am thrilled to see this with Gold. Congratulations on your outstanding first place win. #8913884

Jean-Pierre Ducondi level-classic September 17, 2010

Congratulations!!!
JP #8913933

Patti Coblentz September 17, 2010

Congratulations on your stunning 1st place win, Violetta! #8914128

Amanda D. Austwick level-classic September 17, 2010

WOW what a gorgeous portrait, and a well deserved First Place! CONGRATULATIONS!!! #8914323

Rich Helmer September 17, 2010

Very Beautiful!! Congrats!! #8914344

Stefania Barbier level-addict September 18, 2010

a true beauty... congratulations! #8914659

Anita Hogue September 18, 2010

Extremely gorgeous, Violetta! Congratulations! #8914944

Hosey M. Harrell III level-classic September 18, 2010

This is truly a stunning winner, Violetta. Congratulations! #8914977

Violeta Harrington September 18, 2010

Thank you so much, my friends!
What great news for me! Awesome.:) #8915325

Jeana Clark September 18, 2010


A huge Congrats Violeta for your outstanding 1st place Winner!!!
It's truly Stunning!!!!!

~J~ #8915463

Sharon Sawyer September 18, 2010

Violeta, HUGE congratulations on your outstanding First Place Win!!! #8916128

Kim Andelkovic September 18, 2010

Absolutely gorgeous Violeta......stunning work, Congratulations on such an amazing win :-) #8916299

Randy D. Dinkins level-deluxe September 19, 2010

Big congrats on this beautiful portrait win! #8917056

Renee Doyle level-classic September 19, 2010

Those eyes!!! WOW!!! Big congratulations to you Violeta on this stunning and deserving winner!! #8918033

Donna R. Moratelli September 20, 2010

I love your work. I been fan of yours for a while! what do you do to the eyes of your subjects? What program,action or filter do you use?THat's what really makes your people pop. Congratulations! #8918956

Judy V. Kennamer level-classic September 20, 2010

Congratulations on your beautiful 1st Place Winner Violeta! #8919757

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe September 20, 2010

Congratulations on your First Place win Violeta! Lovely eyes!! #8919764

Violeta Harrington September 20, 2010

It is overwhelming to have so many nice people stopping by and leaving their comments and congratulations here. Thank you!!!

Donna, I am truly honored to have you as a fan, because your work is outstanding! I have been asked the question about the eyes quite a few times. There is no program, action or filter, each image is edited differently, because each image is unique. Most important to me is to have well lit eyes, with true highlights. I am going to post more about the way I edit the eyes on my blog:
blog.violetaharrington.com
Feel free to visit and subscribe. Once again, thank you for your kind words!
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Lisa J. Boulden level-classic September 21, 2010

Absolutely stunning!
Love the colors and those beautiful eyes!
BIG congratulations, Violeta!
~♥~Lisa #8921854

Carol L. Fowler September 21, 2010

Beautiful Winner! Congrats! #8922140

Bill Houghton September 22, 2010

Violeta, Congratulations on your fantastic win. A truly magical shot. Have a great day, Bill

If you have time, check out my website:
Bill Houghton Photography


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Robert D. Proctor September 24, 2010

Beautiful, Congratulations on your win. #8927150

Datha Y. Thompson September 24, 2010

This is a FAV for me!!!! GORGEOUS!!!! Congratulations on the GOLD!!! :) #8927180

Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict November 09, 2010

Violeta, belated congratulations on your Win, I told you so!!!


Dominick #9022718

Lynne Morris April 26, 2012

Wow Violeta this is absolutely stunning work, love it. #10110909

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Exif: F Number: 1.4, Exposure Bias Value: -2.00, ExposureTime: 1/250 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 100, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 85.00 mm, Model: NIKON D700

Uploaded on August 31, 2010


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