"Comparing yourself to others' success only slows you down from finding your own." —Octavia Spencer

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by minniev
Sun Feb 25, 2018 3:47 pm
Forum: Image Processing
Topic: Lost
Replies: 8
Views: 43

Re: Lost

PietFrancke wrote:
Sun Feb 25, 2018 3:43 pm
thank you so much Dave, Linda, Minnie - Everyone has a kitchen sink, so here is the kitchen sink version adding in some birds and a different mood.lost2S.jpg
You know I love a good kitchen sink, especially when filled with birds....
by minniev
Sun Feb 25, 2018 2:37 pm
Forum: Project 52
Topic: Dave's Project 52
Replies: 79
Views: 1010

Re: Dave's Project 52

Week #8 and moving right along !!! I went out Sunday for awhile and came back with a couple of images that were make do. Not being satisfied I went out again Monday. Struggling for unique subject matter, I was about to give up for the day because I was running into a lighting issue. Having been to ...
by minniev
Sun Feb 25, 2018 2:34 pm
Forum: Places Critique
Topic: Road Taken
Replies: 6
Views: 23

Re: Road Taken

The prize at the end of the lane, tantalizing us with just a glimpse. This environmental view is fantastic, Minnie. And you are far from "stuck" (on anything) as your photos always tell different and strong stories. See you in a week! Thanks Linda. My new/old place has many memories and lots of spa...
by minniev
Sun Feb 25, 2018 2:31 pm
Forum: Places Critique
Topic: Road Taken
Replies: 6
Views: 23

Re: Road Taken

I know I get stuck on subjects, but this one is taking up a large part of my life right now while we're setting up for part-time housekeeping in the old house. When we arrived at near sundown, that old house was sitting like a secret jewel at the end of the winding road. It is so familiar, and stil...
by minniev
Sun Feb 25, 2018 1:29 pm
Forum: Animals Showcase
Topic: Posting These for Minnie
Replies: 1
Views: 18

Re: Posting These for Minnie

Yes, I was laying in the middle of a traffic lane of a highway. I did have a friend "downstream" warning cars to slow down. The snake kept following me, but did get off the roadway unharmed. So did I. Would I do that again? Probably. --Bob I understand your approach, and admire your courage, but yo...
by minniev
Sun Feb 25, 2018 1:08 pm
Forum: Project 365
Topic: Matt's 365
Replies: 79
Views: 875

Re: Matt's 365

Matt's 365 # 24. At the traffic light with the FedEx guy. He was juking and singing. Long light; I grabbed my Cybershot, took a hip shot through my window, not wanting to raise the camera to my eye to alert him, and got lucky. Each in his own world. I wondered what he was singing. Matt pM Exports-5...
by minniev
Sun Feb 25, 2018 1:06 pm
Forum: Animals Showcase
Topic: Hmmmm. What's this thing here?
Replies: 2
Views: 12

Re: Hmmmm. What's this thing here?

Nice profile portrait.

He's found either something to eat or something to play with, much like human children.
by minniev
Sun Feb 25, 2018 1:05 pm
Forum: Flowers & Plants Showcase
Topic: Glowing Cactus Flower
Replies: 2
Views: 15

Re: Glowing Cactus Flower

Beautifully done. Well composed, but the way you used the light to outline the thorns really makes them stand out in juxtaposition to to the delicate beauty of the flower.
by minniev
Sun Feb 25, 2018 1:04 pm
Forum: ― Architecture Showcase
Topic: Former Favorite Pub
Replies: 3
Views: 19

Re: Former Favorite Pub

Another good indoor architectural image, with rich detailed woods, another great leading line combo, and a good foreground anchor.
by minniev
Sun Feb 25, 2018 1:02 pm
Forum: ― Architecture Showcase
Topic: The Original Cornish Pasty Company - Tempe, Az
Replies: 2
Views: 10

Re: The Original Cornish Pasty Company - Tempe, Az

Nice study of place with those muted colors and great leading lines/vanishing point.