Painted Chives

© Connie J. Bagot

Painted Chives

Cindy Bendush level-classic August 07, 2007

A lovely image Connie - I love the painted effect! Please share how you achieved the final result ~ T/Y! #708244

Jessica Jenney August 07, 2007

Gorgeous still life, Connie! Wonderful presentation, colors and painterly effects! #4613821

Jeana Clark August 07, 2007

Beautiful still life Connie!!! Gorgeous effects....PERFECT for this capture!!
WELL DONE!!!

~Jeana~ #4614353

John Connolly August 07, 2007

Unbelievably wonderful effects Connie! I love your crystal vase! LOL!!! #4614958

Stefania Barbier level-addict August 08, 2007

spectacular Connie...! #4617168

April Riggs August 08, 2007

Beautiful! #4619366

Inge S. Lasmana level-classic August 08, 2007

Very creative work, Connie! the colors and painterly effects are really beautiful! love it! #4619830

Connie J. Bagot August 08, 2007

Thanks Cindy, Jessica, Jeana, John, Stefania, April, and Inge.


Cindy, I used a variety of photoshop filters on this. I made lots of layers. Then on each layer I would try an effect or brush stroke. I used layer masks to apply different effects from each layer that I liked to different parts of the photo.

#4621115

Cindy Bendush level-classic August 09, 2007

Thanks Connie - you're quite talented! #4626484

Jennifer L. Taranto August 10, 2007

I love that bg, & the lighting is fantastic!!! #4628954

Connie J. Bagot August 11, 2007

Thanks Cindy and Jennifer. #4632412

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic August 11, 2007

Very Pretty! #4633526

Connie J. Bagot August 12, 2007

Thanks Shelly. #4636268

Wendy Stevenson August 13, 2007

Beautifully done Connie! A gorgeous SL!! #4640127

Connie J. Bagot August 13, 2007

Thanks Wendy. #4643846

Kathy L. Clark August 15, 2007

Very pretty Connie. I love the painted effect. Looks awesome. #4651751

Connie J. Bagot August 15, 2007

Thanks Kathy. #4654212

Rahul Sharma September 01, 2007

Wonderful shot Connie.... great colors and background texture.... #4730972

Sam Britt September 21, 2007

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Connie! #4824537

Carol Teal September 21, 2007

I love this and the BG is gorgeous! Great DD work and congrats on your finalist! #4825315

Colleen Farrell September 21, 2007

Beautifully done--amazing effects! Congratulations on a gorgeous finalist, Connie! #4825528

Jeana Clark September 21, 2007

So awesome for you CONNIE!!!
WELL DONE!!!

CONGRATULATIONS!!!!!!!

~Jeana~ #4825544

Cindy Bendush level-classic September 22, 2007

No surprise here :-) Congrats on this awesome finalist Connie! #4829194

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic September 22, 2007

Congratulations on your finalist. Good luck in the next round. #4830007

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe September 22, 2007

Great work Connie!! Congratulations on your finalist win!! #4830418

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe September 23, 2007

Beautifully done Connie; congrats on your Finalist! Jeff #4831638

Cary Rogers September 23, 2007

A beautiful composition, with wonderful lighting, color, detail and textures! Congratulations, Connie! #4832748

Kathy L. Clark September 23, 2007

This is such a great finalist Connie, congrats. #4834101

Stefania Barbier level-addict September 23, 2007

congrats on another spectaculat finalist Connie!!!!! #4835110

Joan Kocak September 24, 2007

great work COnnie, congrats on your WIN!!!! #4837915

Mary Timman September 24, 2007

Huge congratulations. Beautiful winner! #4838052

Stefania Barbier level-addict September 24, 2007

CONGRATS ON YOUR SPECTACULAR WIN CONNIE!!! #4838346

Jeana Clark September 24, 2007

AGAIN.....
SO AWESOME FOR YOU CONNIE!!!
WONDERFUL *W*I*N*N*E*R* HERE!!!

CONGRATULATIONS!!!!!!

~Jeana~ #4838402

Susan T. Evans September 24, 2007

Congrats Connie, a well deserved second place winner. #4838452

Sam Britt September 24, 2007

Congratulations on this beautiful winner, Connie! #4838536

Jenny Bosmans September 24, 2007

Congratulations on this beautiful winner, Connie! :) #4838648

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic September 24, 2007

WTG Connie!!!
Time to grab a cup of tea, sit back in front of your e-mail and soak up the praise!!!
So well-deserved!!!
This is a beautiful winner!
--Lisa #4838765

Tom Andersen September 24, 2007

Gorgeous image, Connie! Congratulations on your win! #4839783

Mike D. Perez level-deluxe September 24, 2007

Congratulations on your beautiful Winner, Connie! #4840207

Joan Powell September 24, 2007

Congrats on your beautiful still life ! #4840831

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic September 24, 2007

Congratulations on your second place winner. #4841075

Colleen Farrell September 24, 2007

Congratulations again, Connie--a wonderful win! #4841488

Kathy L. Clark September 25, 2007

Connie congrats on your fabulous well deserved winner. #4843083

Daniella Puente September 25, 2007

Connie congrats!!! this is a fantastic photo and winner :) #4843767

Jill Flynn level-classic September 25, 2007

BEAUTIFUL work Connie .... it glows and the light is heavenly! Congratulations on your WIN! #4844031

Wendy Stevenson September 27, 2007

Congrats on your win Connie with this beautiful image! #4852020

Janine Russell level-deluxe September 29, 2007

Connie, great colors, lighting and effects; big congratulations on your Second Place Win! #4861715

Kristi A. Howson September 30, 2007

Connie, congratulations on this wonderful winner!!! So artistic and beautifully rendered! #4865396

Nick Lagos October 04, 2007

Beautifully composed and captured Connie...a very worthy winner...congratulations... #4881261

Hurk (Steve) Hurkett October 17, 2007

Beautiful capture, Connie ... Nice colors and effects ... and a hearty congratulations on this wonderful winner ....

..... steve #4938335


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Uploaded on August 06, 2007


BetterPhoto.com All Time Best Photo Contest Finalist BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner


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