Profile Surprise Visitor.
I'm not sure how your respond will be for this new feature, but I'm willing to give it a try and see.
This is a new CFC feature to get fast and effective promotional hits on your image just in few minutes. With no obligation, or commitment, or limit for whom you like to visit, this is like showing a good gesture towards any member in the group and not expect to get a respond in return. Be a generous person and show your passion to help other members and let this feeling flow from your bottom of your heart and that will earn you good results in return.
How it works:
1.Go to the members tab in CFC group and browse artists thumbnails.
2.Pick any member you like and visit his/her profile gallery and start promoting images by only VOTING on them (no comments, or social network tools, just fast and easy!)
2.Try to promote by voting as much as you can 10,20,50, or until the limit is allowed.(It's up to you) -
3.Come back to this discussion thread and post the name of the artist that you have promoted and how many images did you vote . (Be honest of course, this is very important!) You also can copy and past one image link to your post showing the most important image that you liked in the gallery.
4.In return, if that artist wishes to promote you back that's great, if not, he/she will choose another artists to surprise visit the profile.
5.You don't have to see who was the last person who was promoted, no names to chose from, it's totally flexible whom you like to surprise visit in any time and how many times during the day or week or month. Just pick your artists and SURPRISE him!!
Benefits of this feature.
1.Members will interact more quickly with each other, and introduce themselves to other members effortlessly by knowing their art style while visiting the gallery.
2.The surprise visits will keep that member happy to see getting bulk votes on his/her image that will encourage him to do the same to others.
3.You will save lots of time in doing this type of promotion, no typing involved, just a simple click of the 'Vote' button you're done, then move to the next image..and so on.
*Any questions or concern, bring it here to discuss and post your feedback too.
This is my first surprise visit..
and I chose NIck Boren profile and voted for 35 of his images.
Nick has a beautiful collection of photography art that I wasn't aware of..
Wish you good luck Nick.
and this is the image that I liked most.
I chose Morag Bates. There are only 20 image in the gallery so I voted on as many as I could but had to LIKE 3 or 4 because I had already voted on them recently. There are lots of cute pictures of Maltese, and also some nice lighthouses
I chose Jay Campbell from Tampa, FL. He has alot of wildlife which is one of my favorite genres of photography. I voted for 20 images which is all he had and commented two along with F/G+/FB/V. This capture of a lion has to be my favorite.
My second surprise visit was to Petros Yiannakas profile..I was amazed to find such innovative style artwork mixture between photography and liquid colors..you can check it yourself. and I voted the entire gallery containing 42 image,
I was amazes with this image that was so weird and mystic to me.
Third surprise visits goes to Peggy Frnaz. I voted for 50 of her images that covers variety of topic, like nature, landscape, animal, insects birds, and I came across some amazing shots that left me looking or some time..
I ended up choosing this as my favorite:
I have chosen Pete Reynolds because of the great quality you can find all over his portofolio. Also, Pete is a Getty photographer what certifies all before mentioned. The following image is only a sample of the marvelous pieces youl find visiting his gallery. I have voted for 24 images but I'll comeback to keep voting for so many others.
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I returned a surprise visit to Marcia Weller Wenbert of Mesa, AZ. I voted on her 42 lovely pieces of art. Appropriately she has many cacti pieces along with lovely sunflowers. She is an artist with her own signature style. This is one of my favorite pieces of hers.
My third surprise is for William Fields.Merry Christmas William. I viewed and voted on 75. It was hard to pick just one plus you have to read Williams commentary (Which took me longer) What a sense of humor!!
For my surprise visit I had chosen John and reviewed and voted for all of his pictures – 492 of them! I liked his cars, family pics, animals, nature, Halloween images, deep sea fishing and his sunsets. This one is one of my favorite:
This time I surprise visit Marianne Campolongo profile. she has beautiful photography art. I voted for her 60 images out of 78 which I already voted previously. and I'm choosing this image as one of my all time favorite:
Please note this:
YOU MUST POST NAME OF THE ARTIST WHOM WHO HAVE VISITED WITH NUMBER OF VOTES YOU SUBMIT + ONE IMAGE LINK AS SAMPLE OF WHAT YOU LIKED.
OTHERWISE I'LL REMOVE YOUR POST IF YOU DON'T FOLLOW THESE RULES.
For my second surprise visit I have chosen Joseph and reviewed and voted for all of his 115 pictures.
I liked his variations of lioness, zoo animals, fractuals and abstracts images. I had chosen Christmas appropriate representation of his work
My third surprise visit was to Ann. I reviewed and voted for all of her 73 pictures. I liked her travel, nature and situational captures; but I love the way she processes those images and creates a new image full of vibrant colors and interesting texture. This image is one of my favorite:
I chose Bedros Awak from Northridge, CA this time! It occured to me they the admins work so hard in running these promotions that I'm not sure they get enough promotion themselves! I voted 75 of his pieces and commented + F/V/G+/FB a couple of them. This artist has some of the most advanced Digital art skills I've seen. This piece is my favorite of his, It is a photograph but his digital skills have turned it into a work of art! Beautiful!
I chase regina williams for a xmas gift of 25 votes. She has some amazing artwork. I voted for many of her tasteful nudes, which unfortunately are prohibited on most group discussions... here's a family friendly photo of hers that i especially like...
I repaid the surprise visit to Alan and Marcia Socolik of Henderson , NV. They have a wonderful array of scenic photography. There are a couple images that look to have been inspired by Ansel Adams which is my all time favorite Photographer. I voted on 40 of their images and commentedalong with G+/F/FB/V a couple! This is one of my favorite images from their collection!
I like to express my thanks to Regina Williams for promoting me. Now I got her with surprise visit to her gallery and voted for all 61 artworks there.
I was totally amazed to see Regina's style vary between still life photography, wild life, landscape and nude capture and between her capability as an digital artist enhancing photos to add new dimension to them.
Needless to say, I found difficulty to chose an artwork as best, because all images are overwhelmingly amazing. but this one was my top choice!
happy holidays to nina prommer. i voted for 25 of her photos. She has an interesting collection ranging from street signs to landscapes and lots of fun photos in between . This one caught my eye right away...
I've surprised Joan Carroll of Fort Worth, TX by voting all 22 of her floral images and 7 of her barn images. Her work is very inspiring showing the true beauty seen with the naked eye through her photography, the detail in her images are truly incredible. This is one of my favorites from her barn album and this is one of my favorites from her floral album
thanks so much Regina! I kept wishing today that there were an FAA status line, sorta like FB, where we could post our status today. I would like to express my gratitude to m FAA family for all the support you all have offered in the last year. It has been an inspiration to me to keep moving forward, doing more, learning more, taking some risks. Thank you all!
Thank you Alan and Marcia for visiting my site. I just paid you a visit as well to view and vote for all your 89 picks; there were very few which I had already voted for and system did not allow me to vote again. Anyway, I truly enjoyed your captures from your travels through National parks, Italy, China as well as your digitally manipulated images.
I have chosen your image of Great Canyon, because it reminds me of my trip we made a while back to that area. We hiked to Havasu village to see beautiful Moon and Havasu Falls as well. Thank you :)
i chose to surprise garnett jaeger this time. i voted on 26 of his images - there were several panoramas among them that i like. it seems that panoramas often get overlooked on faa because the little square thumbnails to not show them to best advantage...
I surprised visited Bob Hislop and voted on 75 images. He has many that were my favorite but I especially love the photos of the Bald Eagle. He has many,you should check them out!! Here is one of my favorites:
After getting back, from the busy holiday, I like this idea, & my first surprise visit was for William Fields, who is my favorite artist of the CFC group. I have several family members who I showed his art to, & they loved it, so William may have several sales coming his way soon.
This surprise visit was to Pete Reynolds of Medway, UK. I voted 41 of his images He has a wonderful array of photography. His images I must say are very prestine and clean. This is one of my favorites of his The colors are so beautiful and the image is so crystal clear!
It's official. I have an art crush on William Fields. Voted heavily in his Missouri botanical garden Lantern festival section. Didn't vote for all 400 plus images, but I caste a lot of votes. I am so inspired by his photos. Here's one of my favorites:
Thank you Janis though I cannot take credit for the image you posted as it is not mine!! ;D I returned your surprise visit and voted all 29 of your lovely paintings and returned all of your comments! Janos is truly a wonderful artist with great detail in every painting. As I told her I would love to live in many of her paintings! This is one of my favorites of hers.
I voted for all of David Dunn's work. It is a small gallery of seven images. This is the one that got my attention. I like the quick sure way that he paints. The lighting is superb. His colors are fabulous. I like his subjects and his techniques. I am pleased to have seen them. It makes me want to go out to do more pleine air painting.
Made a surprise visit to Pedro L Gili site and voted for 57 of his artwork that I had not all ready voted on. His work not only captures emotions but evokes emotions and often conjures up memories for me - love his work. Here is one that I enjoyed - reminding me of the days I was in such a hurry and missed so much around me.
My second surprise visit is for Matt Nuttall his black and white captures intrigued me so much I decided to start working in black and white.
His mysterious and ethereal compositions are just fantastic.
Was only able to vote on 6 as I have voted before. But I g+1 10 of them.
Check out what he has.
I have initially surprised visited Bob Hislop by voting on all of his 221 photos. Bob has such a great talent for capturing wildlife, especially the details in small bird or even if the bird is in flight. But when it came to choosing my personal favorite here is the one choose.
A surprise visit to Marcia Weller-Wenbert's gallery was cactus heaven. What an outstanding collection of cactus paintings. Here is one I really liked. Voted for all 49 images and not one sticker from the cactus.
I did a surprise visit to Joan Carroll profile and was amazed to see hundreds of photos of architectural historic marvels, landscape, inside cities life..in shot it was an exciting experience.I voted for 100 photos.
I'ts hard to chose the best image out of hundreds, but this one was my favorite!
My next visit was to Nigel Hamer..I discovered a treasure of artistic photographs of exotic nature, historic cities, sea and land..a must visit this artist..
I voted for 70 images..and this got my total attention:
Surprise visit to Anne Lacy, one of the most innovative digital abstract artist..I found lots of beautifully colored artwork that really captured my attention, I voted for 70 images, as I found lots of images I already voted before.
this was my fave:
I love this idea , I chose Annette Jimerson, as my artist,I like that she is versatile,you never know what you might get from looking at her work, I voted on 35 of her images. I picked this one to display because I love purple and it grabbed me.
My next visit was to Donna Van Vlack portfolio. There were hundreds of photographs of nature, landscape especially Arizona, wildlife animals..so much interesting things to find in her amazing shots..voted for 65 images.
I surprise visited Donna Van Vlack gallery because of her quality works and the variety of masterpieces you can find there. Sincerely, I ask everyone to pay a visit to Donna's gallery to enjoy her beautiful pieces!. I voted about 24 images and here is a sample of Donna's work:
Surprise visit to Paula L from Portugal, she has the most remarkable floral painting that eye can see. I voted for 22 images out of 30 which I previously voted. and this is the most close-to-real-photo painting you can get in life.
Visit to Alexandra Jordankova, and voted for 70 images, most of them are high quality photography art, but I was surprised to see Chinese Calligraphy style artwork which I really love it..all that new category artworks were great..this is my fave:
I also surprised Nathan Mccreery, He has a wide range of photography styles ,but particularly delightful are his wildlife shots and landscape shot, well worth going through all 120 to see these gems.I voted on 65 of them
i returned the favor - voted for 66 of camille lopez's images, started on page 4 - she has a lot of wonderful flowers, animal portraits, games, and other interesting subjects. one of my favorites (it was hard to choose) was:
I surprise visited Joan Carroll because I am delighted with her work. Joan's galleries display a variety of places and images with an excellent quality.
I voted for about 34 images and here is a sample from her galleries:
Next visit..Garnett Jaeger .... voted for 40 of her images.....great pictures,one of my favorites...
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Love the idea of this discussion!
I choose Kimberleigh Ladd!
I think Kimberleigh has a unique way of capturing what others over look . She has a great eye for composition which makes her art unique.
I enjoyed all her images but this was one of my favs!!
This time I chose Darleen Stry, She has a huge portfolio with many outstanding works! I had a very hard time finding a favorite as I loved them all! I chose this beautiful water lily. For some reason I have always been drawn to their beauty and she captures that perfectly in this one!
My first surprise visit in 2013 has been for Regina Williams. I love her galleries. There are a variety of pictures worth to visit and enjoy them. I voted about 25 being sure I'll be back soon. Here is one of most intereting ones in my oppinion:
This surprise visit is for Bedros Awak. No much more to say about Bedro's work. You all know how powerful are his graphic design skills, otherwise you only have to pay a visit to the galleries and will inmediatly agree with this. I voted for about 30 pieces and have chosen the following one as my favorite:
I visited the profile of AnnaJo Vahle and then lost count on votes. So, I voted enough so that I would know that it was more than 35 times, so I am saying that I voted 35 times. She has wonderful, well-executed paintings and exciting and whimsical photography.
Today I did my second surprise visit and it was a visit to Alexandra Jordankova's work, I voted on all of her 189 images. She has a great eye for wildlife, nature and people in general. A real pleasure going through her gallery, this photo below is one of my personal favorites of Alexandra's
I paid a visit to Hakai Matsu, voted for 12 pictures and loved all of them, They're either in Hong Kong or Japan and I chose the Sakura in Spring for one of the favorites because I have a soft spot for the cherry tree!
This time I paid a visit to Lenora De Lude gallery. You can find there several excellent paintings that truly makes us enjoy the visit. Lenora is doing a fantastic work! I voted for all her paintings (26) and here is one of my favorites:
Surprise visit to Kimberleigh Ladd's gallery. It is obvious that nature is close to Kimberleigh's heart. Voted on her entire gallery and g+ and commented on a few. This image was a total surprise as he was the last image in her work. What a cutie!
Visited Barbara McMahon's profile and voted and g+ her beautiful oil and watercolour galleries. Barbara, it was hard for me to select one image as
my favorite because I love your work but "Swan Nebula" is amazing!!!
I visited Elena Nosyreva's profile and found some amazing works of art!!! Elena, I love your abstracts and botanicals. I voted for over 40 of your works. I selected Transit of Vensus because I love the bold use of colours, textures and patterns.