"The more we study, the more we discover our ignorance." —Percy Bysshe Shelley

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by pop511
Tue Feb 13, 2018 2:22 pm
Forum: Image Processing
Topic: Using Textures To Enhance Photos - Learn & Share - Post Yours!
Replies: 63
Views: 992

Re: Using Textures To Enhance Photos - Learn & Share - Post Yours!

Matt; like anything else. It depends on what you seek and your level of expertise. P/Shop; Arunz/ blue lightning/ PSDbox/ rafyA In photog tuts the list is even longer, but from it all where at the beginning it was somewhat confusing. It has helped me to find my own style that I would like to pursue....
by pop511
Tue Feb 13, 2018 2:07 pm
Forum: Image Processing
Topic: Image quality comparison, please
Replies: 17
Views: 269

Re: Image quality comparison, please

Thanks so much, Ed! Which one did you feel looked better? Gosh Linda. They are so similar. If I have to do that, then I'll pick the first. If only that the tree to the right of the barn has more detail. I think what is more important, is that TO YOU which one describes the scene as you remember it? ...
by pop511
Wed Feb 07, 2018 12:09 pm
Forum: Image Processing
Topic: Using Textures To Enhance Photos - Learn & Share - Post Yours!
Replies: 63
Views: 992

Re: Using Textures To Enhance Photos - Learn & Share - Post Yours!

Matt; There is some nice stuff in NIK software, but to dive in deep go onto Youtube. There is enough there to make your head spin. 8): 8):
by pop511
Wed Feb 07, 2018 12:02 pm
Forum: Image Processing
Topic: Image quality comparison, please
Replies: 17
Views: 269

Re: Image quality comparison, please

Linda; The sky is different. Clouds/barn. Tree on the right. I could go on, but there are differences in all elements. I don't have an expensive monitor, just a ho hum LG 19". The only calibration, if you can call it that, is that I use a black to white strip that came with the graphic card software...
by pop511
Tue Jan 23, 2018 1:25 pm
Forum: Open Challenges
Topic: St3v3M's 30 Day: Rule Of Thirds
Replies: 121
Views: 1715

Re: St3v3M's 30 Day: Rule Of Thirds

Steve;

You mean the buffalo that was behind or the behind that was behind.
It's so funny :D :D
by pop511
Wed Dec 06, 2017 3:24 pm
Forum: People Showcase
Topic: Practicing Dancers
Replies: 7
Views: 234

Re: Practicing Dancers

Nothing much to add to this. It's been said.
"What I was looking for was to just catch a moment."
Comment reminds me of Bob Holmes and his work.
Gonna try it out when I go to the art museum. Sit in a quiet spot and wait for the scene to appear.
ed
by pop511
Wed Dec 06, 2017 3:10 pm
Forum: Things Critique
Topic: Museum Pieces
Replies: 7
Views: 300

Re: Museum Pieces

Steve;
"Tail too short"
We have to remember that these animals have not been around for 1000's and many cases millions of years
So, some hope for me. I might be up there one day
Have to laugh;
And yes a piece of string. SO handy
ed
by pop511
Mon Dec 04, 2017 2:55 am
Forum: Photography Discussion
Topic: Sensor Cleaning..AGAIN!!
Replies: 3
Views: 189

Re: Sensor Cleaning..AGAIN!!

When you clean the sensor you are not actually touching the elements, there is a protective covering.
Took delivery of my almost new Canon 1dx Mk2
Happy lad again!
Will try to post pictures of the foil inside the beer can holders this week, with scene shots.
Have fun;
ed
by pop511
Wed Nov 29, 2017 2:20 am
Forum: ― Scapes Showcase
Topic: a sense of place
Replies: 41
Views: 1082

Re: a sense of place

Duck; "Why oh why do we have to say that a picture is under exposed because the exposure range is not dragged all the way to the right." I should have explained myself somewhat better. By dragging the exposure range to the right it would not be a dusk/twilight scene but something taken in ...
by pop511
Wed Nov 29, 2017 2:07 am
Forum: Things Critique
Topic: Museum Pieces
Replies: 7
Views: 300

Re: Museum Pieces

I wanted to give the impression that the cat was moving. For that I warp blurred the right side of the legs and head.
Only a five minute play in P/S.
have fun
ed