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by minniev
Wed Jun 13, 2018 1:27 pm
Forum: Things Critique
Topic: A Door Knob
Replies: 6
Views: 58

Re: A Door Knob

an interesting image minniev...while I'm no door knob expert I think I would like to see more depth in the knob itself, for me it seems a touch washed out maybe because of the whitish glare.. Piet got more detail in his edit. In mine, I deliberately amped up the whites to make the thing glow, sacri...
by minniev
Wed Jun 13, 2018 1:25 pm
Forum: Things Critique
Topic: A Door Knob
Replies: 6
Views: 58

Re: A Door Knob

such a beautiful subject, I wanted it to be spooky and elegant too. Min.jpg I like the POV you captured it with, another alternative is to give it long shadows and work the shadow of the knob on the doorway into the composition. Great alternative, thank you! I'll experiment with the shadow idea nex...
by minniev
Wed Jun 13, 2018 1:15 am
Forum: Things Critique
Topic: A Door Knob
Replies: 6
Views: 58

A Door Knob

I know this may be a bust but I'm having fun shooting detail stuff in and out of my old house. Maybe if I do it enough I'll get better at it. Any suggestions for door knob photography appreciated. I shot some angled and profiled, but liked the front shot the best. (I did warn you all about this in m...
by minniev
Wed Jun 13, 2018 12:30 am
Forum: Edit My Shot
Topic: Any suggestions?
Replies: 8
Views: 88

Re: Any suggestions?

I took this photo hoping to imitate a Chinese scene with the slanting tree against and blank sky. Don't know if it's possible. Any and all suggestions welcome including fuddegedabodit. Thanks. Matt Piet has given you precisely the crop I'd have suggested, though I would have gone somewhere entirely...
by minniev
Wed Jun 13, 2018 12:27 am
Forum: Abstract Showcase
Topic: A lonely Cormorant
Replies: 1
Views: 35

Re: A lonely Cormorant

Russell Borud Just now · Hi All Was at Sherbourne WR on Sunday and saw this lonely Cormorant roosting for the night. I had to have it. please enjoy. Russ Borud I like it and I don't even like purple. But of course I'd probably like it no matter what color you applied. Cormorants are such striking s...
by minniev
Tue Jun 12, 2018 1:18 am
Forum: Project 52
Topic: Minnie's 52
Replies: 170
Views: 5080

Re: Minnie's 52

PietFrancke wrote:
Tue Jun 12, 2018 12:49 am
I like your colorwork and texture on a beautiful subject. Well done!
Thank you Piet. It’s probably a subject better suited to your skills than mine, but I had fun with it.
by minniev
Tue Jun 12, 2018 1:16 am
Forum: Project 52
Topic: Minnie's 52
Replies: 170
Views: 5080

Re: Minnie's 52

Psjunkie wrote:
Mon Jun 11, 2018 1:37 pm
Well spotted and presented....
Thanks Frank. The 52 project has been a good exercise for me.
by minniev
Tue Jun 12, 2018 1:16 am
Forum: Project 52
Topic: Minnie's 52
Replies: 170
Views: 5080

Re: Minnie's 52

Matt Quinn wrote:
Mon Jun 11, 2018 4:25 pm
That must have been one barn-burner of a party!

Love the photo. Matt
Sometimes they do cut up. I wish I could wrangle an invitation to the party.
by minniev
Mon Jun 11, 2018 10:22 pm
Forum: Things Critique
Topic: Attala County Dinosaur At Sunset
Replies: 6
Views: 53

Re: Attala County Dinosaur At Sunset

rmalarz wrote:
Mon Jun 11, 2018 9:41 pm
Good one, Minnie.
--Bob
Thanks, this was fun.