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by davechinn
Mon Jun 24, 2019 8:34 am
Forum: Animals Critique
Topic: 'Orangutan'
Replies: 2
Views: 25

'Orangutan'

The name “orangutan” literally translates into English as “person of the forest”. It comes from Malay and Bahasa Indonesian orang (person) and hutan (forest). ... Orangutans are large, but in general they are quite gentle. Adult males can be aggressive, but for the most part they keep to themselves....
by davechinn
Mon Jun 24, 2019 8:17 am
Forum: ― Scapes Critique
Topic: One Mitten
Replies: 4
Views: 33

Re: One Mitten

Another in my handful of years-old photos that I reprocessed with new versions of ACR, LR, Photoshop and new software I've acquired since then. It does make a difference. This shot in Monument Valley was in very harsh light. I got a bit more out of it this time. Monument Valley is almost an indescr...
by davechinn
Sun Jun 23, 2019 8:04 pm
Forum: People Critique
Topic: Lil Darlin'
Replies: 4
Views: 31

Re: Lil Darlin'

Sorry, I couldn't resist posting one of my favorites !!! Taken on a trolly car in Spring, Texas near Houston last month. The natural expression and accidental tilt of the head makes this capture a pleasure for me to view. I don't think I could have directed her to pose ever in this manner. Processi...
by davechinn
Sun Jun 23, 2019 7:53 pm
Forum: People Critique
Topic: Lil Darlin'
Replies: 4
Views: 31

Re: Lil Darlin'

Your absolutely correct about expression and pose Dave….an image to be cherished for sure. The brightest spot above her head is distracting. I get the soft dreamy look and find it appropriate here but feel the frazzled hair background right should be darker, for me the fogginess draws my eye....all...
by davechinn
Sun Jun 23, 2019 11:17 am
Forum: People Critique
Topic: Lil Darlin'
Replies: 4
Views: 31

Lil Darlin'

Sorry, I couldn't resist posting one of my favorites !!! Taken on a trolly car in Spring, Texas near Houston last month. The natural expression and accidental tilt of the head makes this capture a pleasure for me to view. I don't think I could have directed her to pose ever in this manner. Processin...
by davechinn
Sun Jun 23, 2019 11:00 am
Forum: ― Scapes Critique
Topic: Peyto Lake
Replies: 4
Views: 30

Re: Peyto Lake

Oh My !!! A great scene Minnie. Love the dramatic clouds.
Dave
by davechinn
Sun Jun 23, 2019 10:57 am
Forum: ― Artistic Expression Critique
Topic: 'Light Keeper' (composite)
Replies: 15
Views: 103

Re: 'Light Keeper' (composite)

[...] I expect the Monhegan trip/visit will be an educational experience, especial with your presence and skills to share. I'm sure we'll learn something new from each other. I'm looking forward to the visit !!! Dave Likewise. I am very excited. I can't wait. Cool, maybe we can also toss around som...
by davechinn
Sun Jun 23, 2019 10:50 am
Forum: ― Architecture Showcase
Topic: Doorway to a Hidden Garden
Replies: 6
Views: 44

Re: Doorway to a Hidden Garden

rmalarz wrote:
Sat Jun 22, 2019 5:49 pm
--Bob

Covered windows & a closed dark door is a mystery within Bob !!! Love it.
Dave
by davechinn
Sat Jun 22, 2019 11:38 am
Forum: Animals Critique
Topic: 'Mother Goose'
Replies: 6
Views: 24

Re: 'Mother Goose'

Psjunkie wrote:
Fri Jun 21, 2019 11:15 am
Sharon knows what she's talking about..


:D :cheers: I'll have to agree ... or else ....
by davechinn
Sat Jun 22, 2019 11:33 am
Forum: ― Artistic Expression Critique
Topic: 'Light Keeper' (composite)
Replies: 15
Views: 103

Re: 'Light Keeper' (composite)

Video editing can be time consuming. I too, have interest and struggle as well. I was a little bit familiar with Adobe Premiere several years ago, but forgot most and now will have to relearn. I expect the Monhegan trip/visit will be an educational experience, especial with your presence and skills ...