A blend of my own image (beach on the north shore of Hawai’i) with the following textures:aqueous sun and Shadowhouse Creations Created for a challenge


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Being in my 60’s, I am a latecomer to photography. Yet I have found great satisfaction and pleasure in creating digital art from my photographs. Taking pictures was a hobby until surgery in 2001 left me disabled and gave me the opportunity to learn about digital art and photographic software. I’ve been selling my work online and through local galleries since 2009.

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  • Rhonda Strickland
    Rhonda Stricklandover 2 years ago

    I love this!!!!!

  • Thank you so much!!

    – Ellen Cotton

  • Rhonda Strickland
    Rhonda Stricklandover 2 years ago

    SUNDAY FEATURES Mar 11, 2012
    ♥Rhonda & Polly

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  • Thank you so much for featuring my work!! I was unsure about this one, so I’m glad you like it!!

    – Ellen Cotton

  • Lyn Evans
    Lyn Evansover 2 years ago

    Just love the editing here…what a beautiful image.

  • Thank you so much, Lyn!

    – Ellen Cotton

  • Colleen Milburn
    Colleen Milburnover 2 years ago

    This is beautiful :)

  • Thank you so much, Colleen!

    – Ellen Cotton

  • vigor
    vigorover 2 years ago

    Lovely job, congrats on your top 10 challenge win!

  • Thanks!

    – Ellen Cotton

  • Laurie Search
    Laurie Searchover 2 years ago

    Wonderful post-processing, Ellen!!!

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