"Comparing yourself to others' success only slows you down from finding your own." —Octavia Spencer

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by PietFrancke
Sat Feb 24, 2018 10:15 pm
Forum: Places Critique
Topic: Road Taken
Replies: 1
Views: 5

Re: Road Taken

Love that splash of green and light. Be safe in your travels
by PietFrancke
Sat Feb 24, 2018 4:57 pm
Forum: Animals Critique
Topic: Why I Don't Use Waders In the Swamp
Replies: 11
Views: 40

Re: Why I Don't Use Waders In the Swamp

shooting advise ... long lens or a big gun, they are pretty awesome
by PietFrancke
Sat Feb 24, 2018 3:20 pm
Forum: Project 365
Topic: Matt's 365
Replies: 77
Views: 866

Re: Matt's 365

have seed, make friends. But seriously, if the line has more than five birds in it, you need to put up another feeder!!! ... Problem with this day was the ice; they kept slipping off the bar. Funny to see. Matt Ha! I am sure your little feather friends will get a good laugh when you put seed in the...
by PietFrancke
Sat Feb 24, 2018 3:17 pm
Forum: Image Processing
Topic: Lost
Replies: 5
Views: 25

Re: Lost

thanks Frank and Linda, I think it came out better than I thought it would. I'm scared to touch it, but It needs better waves/water. The center shell isn't properly grounded (watered) - unless I make it a flying shell - LOL. The back shell is too bright (perhaps). The boat looks good, but perhaps to...
by PietFrancke
Sat Feb 24, 2018 3:21 am
Forum: Project 365
Topic: Matt's 365
Replies: 77
Views: 866

Re: Matt's 365

have seed, make friends. But seriously, if the line has more than five birds in it, you need to put up another feeder!!!
by PietFrancke
Sat Feb 24, 2018 1:49 am
Forum: Image Processing
Topic: Lost
Replies: 5
Views: 25

Lost

a few months ago, the cat knocked the boat off the bookcase. Which gave me a chance to fix it as best I could and today as a reward I took a picture of it on our back railing next to some shells we had found on the beach. Also this morning, I looked out the window and the hawk was sitting on a tree ...
by PietFrancke
Fri Feb 23, 2018 8:44 pm
Forum: Animals Critique
Topic: Bighorn Re-do: Blending In
Replies: 8
Views: 32

Re: Bighorn Re-do: Blending In

that first rework belongs on a wall in my opinion. I love how the edges are almost lost but still vivid and alive. The sepia version doesn't do much for me, I don't know why - the textures, lights, shadows in the first rework are just awesome.
by PietFrancke
Fri Feb 23, 2018 2:29 pm
Forum: Animals Critique
Topic: Bighorn Re-do: Blending In
Replies: 8
Views: 32

Re: Bighorn Re-do: Blending In

I think it is awesome. It makes for an interesting challenge as camouflage hides, but we process to make the subject stand out. I like the way you handled it (the subject is still the subject). It might be interesting to go for broke and hide the beast more, but in some ways that would be the counte...
by PietFrancke
Fri Feb 23, 2018 2:20 pm
Forum: Animals Showcase
Topic: forest cathedral
Replies: 15
Views: 108

Re: forest cathedral

Duck, nobody is letting you off the hook on that tutorial, feel free to use this thread or make a new one, but I Want To Know How You Did What You Did!!!! I bet a lot of us do!! Just finished it. I'll send you the dropbox link. thank you - I enjoyed seeing through your eyes (the write-up explaining...
by PietFrancke
Fri Feb 23, 2018 1:27 am
Forum: ― Transportation Showcase
Topic: Model Railroad Show in Lincoln
Replies: 4
Views: 17

Re: Model Railroad Show in Lincoln

model layouts are so very cool. I am envious of your trip! That girl is having a blast too.