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by PietFrancke
Sat Jan 16, 2021 2:27 am
Forum: ― Artistic Expression Critique
Topic: Impasto oil paint technique in PS
Replies: 17
Views: 1037

Re: Impasto oil paint technique in PS

Hey Duck, Something for you to check out. The software Rebelle, known as a water color painting program mostly, has just upgraded to version 4.0. It now supports painting in oil. The interface is much like the PS interface but I understand the feel of it is more like Painter. The program is not very...
by PietFrancke
Thu Jan 14, 2021 3:25 pm
Forum: Animals Critique
Topic: Sparrow in Snow
Replies: 3
Views: 57

Re: Sparrow in Snow

it invokes mystery. No, not the right word.. it invokes a type of dread. The blanks space with the out of focus blur and mess reminds me of a WW2 historical type of photo. So I get a sense of dissonance and impending doom from the image. Your image has blanks that the brain wishes to fill in with st...
by PietFrancke
Tue Jan 12, 2021 6:44 pm
Forum: Animals Critique
Topic: Just Gulls
Replies: 6
Views: 105

Re: Just Gulls

man I love those birds against that backdrop of raging waters and swirling mists.
by PietFrancke
Tue Jan 12, 2021 6:43 pm
Forum: Animals Showcase
Topic: Subtle surveilance vs. full alert
Replies: 3
Views: 93

Re: Subtle surveilance vs. full alert

those eyes are getting heavy!
by PietFrancke
Mon Dec 28, 2020 1:56 pm
Forum: Open Challenges
Topic: Make/Share a Christmas Card
Replies: 11
Views: 1625

Re: Make/Share a Christmas Card

Has Hallmark called you yet?
by PietFrancke
Mon Dec 28, 2020 12:11 am
Forum: Open Challenges
Topic: Make/Share a Christmas Card
Replies: 11
Views: 1625

Re: Make/Share a Christmas Card

these are really good!
by PietFrancke
Sun Dec 27, 2020 1:32 pm
Forum: ― Artistic Expression Critique
Topic: Impasto oil paint technique in PS
Replies: 17
Views: 1037

Re: Impasto oil paint technique in PS

While I would need to do more research to familiarize my self with "impasto oil painting" (I am very ignorant of such things) I see unique brush work and am looking forward to witnessing the progress... Thanks for the feedback. I see what you mean. Makes sense. ... ... Hi, Duck , You said:”As you k...
by PietFrancke
Sat Dec 26, 2020 8:29 pm
Forum: Project 52
Topic: Minnie's 2020 52 Project
Replies: 337
Views: 29531

Re: Minnie's 2020 52 Project

a star is born.. it is just too hard to do, but you need an audience of about fifty egrets watching/worshiping Edith, the beautiful opera egret.
by PietFrancke
Sat Dec 26, 2020 6:10 pm
Forum: People Critique
Topic: Shades
Replies: 10
Views: 610

Re: Shades

just an awesome capture. Very nice treatment. Print it, and next time you get in a debate with her, give her the print.

If you are on her side, she inspires confidence, and if you are not, she inspires fear.
by PietFrancke
Sat Dec 26, 2020 1:48 pm
Forum: ― Artistic Expression Critique
Topic: Impasto oil paint technique in PS
Replies: 17
Views: 1037

Re: Impasto oil paint technique in PS

some day we will have 3d paint printers that can build up the wax/paint where you want and layer the color on top of that - should we live that long. Until then, to me, the target of having it look impasto and looking real at the same time are conflicting goals (since real 3d look will change as the...