"Failure is not fatal, but failure to change might be." —John Wooden

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by davechinn
Sun Jun 10, 2018 9:06 am
Forum: Animals Critique
Topic: 'Animal House'
Replies: 15
Views: 99

Re: 'Animal House'

I decided to post a color version of 'Mshindi' [ma-shin-dee] the 29-year-old just acquired male gorilla.
by davechinn
Sun Jun 10, 2018 8:54 am
Forum: Animals Critique
Topic: 'Animal House'
Replies: 15
Views: 99

Re: 'Animal House'

Psjunkie wrote:
Sat Jun 09, 2018 12:04 pm
Works for me ....well presented


Thanks Frank !!!
Dave
by davechinn
Sun Jun 10, 2018 8:50 am
Forum: Photography Discussion
Topic: Silver 3: Completely rebuilt for epic black and white.
Replies: 8
Views: 100

Re: Silver 3: Completely rebuilt for epic black and white.

So, what's the verdict? S- Steve, I haven't been able to acquire much info other than a price with support where Google never offered support. There is a 30 day free trial download that I may try but I suspect there won't be any difference to what I already have which is NikSiverEfex. If it ain't b...
by davechinn
Sun Jun 10, 2018 8:34 am
Forum: ― Artistic Expression Critique
Topic: Benedikt
Replies: 22
Views: 172

Re: Benedikt

That is so cool Piet !!! I'm gonna have to learn the technique for some future projects. Dave Thanks Dave, I just stumbled onto an online course (mostly free) at www.ctrlpaint.com that teaches both photoshop and art/drawing, but what is cool is that it is a series of 5 minute videos that actually l...
by davechinn
Sat Jun 09, 2018 10:35 am
Forum: Places Critique
Topic: Mississippi Morning
Replies: 8
Views: 83

Re: Mississippi Morning

This morning just after sunrise, in a rather dull gray fog that let too much light shine through but didn't give me any color. I lost detail in the sun most of which is cropped from the top. I'm not sure replacing it would do much good unless I'm printing it. What do you think? I would not be tryin...
by davechinn
Sat Jun 09, 2018 10:29 am
Forum: ― Architecture Showcase
Topic: My Corner Office
Replies: 21
Views: 161

Re: My Corner Office

Here's my "office" in my new/old house, the southwest corner of the living room with an old gateleg table for a desk, a spot for my ipad and its keyboard, and a bamboo basket to hold the camera, cards, cords and such as that. I took this at sunset when I saw the breeze lifting that curtain and I wa...
by davechinn
Sat Jun 09, 2018 10:22 am
Forum: People Showcase
Topic: 'No Age Limit'
Replies: 14
Views: 121

Re: 'No Age Limit'

Matt Quinn wrote:
Fri Jun 08, 2018 2:39 pm
Matt, I'm not sure if there is a comparable saying for old Harley riders, but maybe there should be. Let me see if I can put one together !!!
Dave

How's this: Too stiff to jog? Go ride your hog. Matt


Matt, that would work very well !!! Quick wit you are, I need to step it up !!!
Dave
by davechinn
Sat Jun 09, 2018 10:18 am
Forum: Animals Critique
Topic: 'Animal House'
Replies: 15
Views: 99

Re: 'Animal House'

One from the lion's den, taken through a glass enclosure, which I absolutely hate to do, but did just to see if it would work with my rule of acceptance.
by davechinn
Sat Jun 09, 2018 10:12 am
Forum: Animals Critique
Topic: 'Animal House'
Replies: 15
Views: 99

Re: 'Animal House'

Psjunkie wrote:
Sat Jun 09, 2018 12:54 am
a touch strong on the vignette for me but I like the composition Mr. Chinn


Thanks Frank !!! Yes, I suppose the vignette could/would be for some.
Dave
by davechinn
Sat Jun 09, 2018 10:08 am
Forum: ― Artistic Expression Critique
Topic: Benedikt
Replies: 22
Views: 172

Re: Benedikt

He looks awesome and will go very well with your ongoing project. I look forward to your progress as you move along Piet. Dave thanks Dave, Learning to paint/color these guys in PS is bringing new life to an old hobby. That is so cool Piet !!! I'm gonna have to learn the technique for some future p...