My Favorite Place

© Darren K. Fisher

My Favorite Place

Karen Bacon July 19, 2006

This is stunning Darren!Looks so peaceful,i can understand why it would be your favorite! #486983

Marcie A. Fowler July 19, 2006

Another beautiful capture of this beautiful place. Hope we can make it here in January. Love the effects you used to enhance this image. Gives it a great mood and feel!! #3048909

Roger Bernabo July 19, 2006

Beautiful image and PS work Darren! Well done! #3048932

Bridgette B July 19, 2006

This is gorgeous!! Great ps work...the results are amazing! #3048938

Gail Vitikacs level-classic July 19, 2006

Stunning...love everything about it Darren! #3048970

Cathy Barrows July 19, 2006

very pretty...i think me and linda need to come on a day trip #3048990

Tamera S. Phillips July 19, 2006

Sounds like a lot of work but well work it! What a beautiful photo Darren. #3049063

Linda D. Lester level-deluxe July 19, 2006

LOVE IT!!! #3049216

Amy JACKSON level-classic July 19, 2006

Beautiful image, Darren! Very nice color and effects! #3049262

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe July 19, 2006

Awesome work Darren! Very beautifully captured and presented! Jeff #3049331

Shawn Jennings level-classic July 19, 2006

Great work Dennis! #3049418

Carla Metzler July 19, 2006

Busy little boy weren't you? It looks great, too! Wonderful work, Darren! #3049475

Life Expressions July 19, 2006

I can understand why this is your favorite place...it's gorgeous and you captured it perfectly. Awesome PS work as well. Beautiful image! #3049484

Ken Smith level-classic July 19, 2006

Darren, I loved this spot to. You captured it brilliantly!! #3049604

Dennis Flanagan July 19, 2006

Your photo and PS work were well worth it. Great shot. #3049832

Pamela Shane July 19, 2006

BEAUTIFUL image, the effects only enhance this great shot Darren!! :) #3049872

Paula Dwyer July 19, 2006

Its so beautiful!!! Excellent use of effects!! Fantastic image!! :) #3049966

Ronald Balthazor level-addict July 19, 2006

Great treatment, Darren. #3050034

Laura Clay-Ballard July 19, 2006

I can see why this is your favorite place. gorgeous and gorgeous work! #3050252

Shirley L. Carpenter July 19, 2006

Beautiful image Darren!! Excellent work and composition!! Love it!! #3050339

Bobbie Davis July 19, 2006

Absolutely beautiful Darren! #3050527

Nina Shields level-addict July 19, 2006

Darren, truly masterful presentation of a gorgeous scene; outstanding work in all arenas! #3050695

William C. Raco level-addict July 19, 2006

Wow, you continue to present this mill in so many new and beautiful ways, Darren
This is excellent!

Bill #3050993

Sharon Day level-classic July 19, 2006

I love the effects on this, Darren!!! Beautifully capture and edited! #3050995

Donna J. Eaton July 19, 2006

A beautiful presentation of the Mill Darren! #3050998

Marsha S. Smith July 19, 2006

Each and every shot I see of this mill just gets better and better. Your work on this one is just amazing. #3051471

Janine Russell level-deluxe July 19, 2006

Darren, excellent detail, composition and effects. #3052037

Tressie Davis July 20, 2006

This takes my breath away Darren - wonderful use of effects, and you had a beautiful comp and scene to begin with. Gorgeous image!! #3052730

Stephanie Lyons July 20, 2006

Outstanding! This is breathtaking! #3053636

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic July 20, 2006

LOVE THIS!!!!! WOW!!!! #3054787

Jim Kinnunen level-deluxe July 20, 2006

Superb image, Darren!!!! #3056842

Jill Odice level-classic July 21, 2006

Sooo, they still haven't renamed this Darren's Mill? :-) I never get tired of seeing this place, I feel like I have been there I have seen it from every angle I think! Love it Darren:-) #3060034

Lavone Vannoy July 22, 2006

You did an incredible job Darren! You brought out the brilliance and personality of this beautiful landmark of the parkway. I too am a huge fan of Mabry Mill, as I live not too far north of it (right off the parkway)!!

I have the mill posted on my gallery as well. Three of my four children are sitting down facing it. I turned it black and white. I photographed several other things there too.

I love your work of art! Your talent in PS really shines. The manipulations you implemented are truly spectacular. Plus the pov of the capture is completely perfect! Just awesome!! Thank you for sharing it with us as well as your wonderful gallery :) #3062734

Bill Houghton July 24, 2006

Darren, you did a nice job with the effects on this shot. I like it very much. Well done. #3068096

She-She Killough August 07, 2006

Ok I think it is my favorite place to now! LOL You do amazing things Darren. I have never been there but I sure would LOVE To someday. I wonder if I could find an angle you haven't covered...it would be fun to try. So Excellent Darren!! #3136592

Kara L. Hendricks August 26, 2006

Ohh I get to be the first to say CONGRATS TO YOU DARREN!!!
This is the one my mom loves.... And it certainly deserves this badge.... #3218352

Carol Teal August 26, 2006

Congrats Darren on your finalist! I had recently looked through your photos and thought I had commented on this one already! It was one of my favorites in your gallery! #3218718

Ken Smith level-classic August 26, 2006

Great job and congrats again!~ #3220462

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict August 26, 2006

Congrats again and again, Darren, excellent effects, a stunning image!
-debby #3220774

David Phalen August 26, 2006

Congrats. Well earned! #3220929

Tamera S. Phillips August 26, 2006

Okay Darren - you can stop any time now! Just kidding. This is a well deserved finalist and just stunning. #3221503

Pamela Shane August 26, 2006

CONGRATULATIONS Darren on another exceptional finalist!! :) #3221843

Lorraine A. Cook August 26, 2006

One of my favorites! Congratulations and Good Luck in the next round, Darren!<:)) #3222507

Pat Gamwell August 26, 2006

Keep those winners comin'! Another CONGRATS! #3222569

Nadya Johnson August 26, 2006

LOVE this image, Darren! Congratulations on this awesome finalist! #3223061

Leonard Pierce August 26, 2006

Congratulations (#4) Darren! #3223488

Julie Robinson August 27, 2006

Congrats on this wonderful finalist! #3223665

Andrew I. Boyd August 27, 2006

Great shot,Darren!Congrats on your finalist:-) #3223799

Paul Michko August 27, 2006

Congratulation on another great finalist, Darren. #3224143

Bobbie Davis August 27, 2006

Congrats Darren! #3226710

Linda D. Lester level-deluxe August 27, 2006

You had a great month....congratulations! I'm going to see this one day!!! #3229268

Sherry S. Boles August 28, 2006

This is such a beautiful location...I can see why it's a favorite! I always enjoy seeing the images of this place...
Very well done...Congrats, Darren! #3231587

Terry L. Ellis level-classic August 28, 2006

Beautifully done, Darren! Congratulations, again and again, etc.!!! #3233588

Shirley A. Kinney March 07, 2007

Darren, this is a WOW photo! Love what you did with it. #4032360

Angela Pound July 01, 2007

WOW congrats on this. It would soon become my favorite place. What a great scene. Your gallery is amazing. #4463964

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Description

Yep Mabry Mill along the Blue Ridge Parkway. Done a few things here. I used monochrome effect, faded color back in at about 70% then history brushed some areas back in a bit darker. Added the dreamy effect with a black tint to give more color, and then added the buzz and resharpened after I did all of this.

Category: Digital Darkroom

Uploaded on July 19, 2006


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