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by PietFrancke
Mon Jan 22, 2018 2:50 am
Forum: Animals Showcase
Topic: macro lens at bird feeder
Replies: 18
Views: 145

Re: macro lens at bird feeder

the red winged blackbird
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by PietFrancke
Mon Jan 22, 2018 1:50 am
Forum: Animals Critique
Topic: the heron's flight
Replies: 5
Views: 26

Re: the heron's flight

this time I saw his yellow eyes - someday, I'll catch him coming towards me. heronsideS.jpg Magic in this and grace. Powerful. Butterfly stroke (heron stroke?) in the air. Solitary. Focused. Calm Intent. Just the two of you. Matt Matt, I was amazed at how large it seemed, compared to when they stan...
by PietFrancke
Sun Jan 21, 2018 10:49 pm
Forum: Animals Showcase
Topic: Whimsy
Replies: 3
Views: 14

Re: Whimsy

something very iconic, perhaps even biblical about the second image. Absolutely love the light and the detail.. On the last image, I want a crop at the shoulders or so, knocking the butt out - gorgeous light giving us those beautiful backlight edges. The bark pun was cute - whimsical, but the other ...
by PietFrancke
Sun Jan 21, 2018 10:46 pm
Forum: ― Artistic Expression Critique
Topic: "Art" out of Ice?
Replies: 3
Views: 14

Re: "Art" out of Ice?

3 catches my interest in that it looks like a high up view of terrain with a road around it. 1 looks like moons and a nebula, and on two I want to see up close the crystal clear ice crystals that surround the leaf.
by PietFrancke
Sun Jan 21, 2018 1:58 pm
Forum: Animals Critique
Topic: the heron's flight
Replies: 5
Views: 26

Re: the heron's flight

thanks Linda and Paula,
by PietFrancke
Sun Jan 21, 2018 1:56 pm
Forum: Animals Showcase
Topic: macro lens at bird feeder
Replies: 18
Views: 145

Re: macro lens at bird feeder

thanks Linda and Paula - Herself must have thought she was big stuff - such things happen. edit - I stumbled by accident on a technique I have to try again. I did the B/W by blending in three differently treated Nik Silver Effects Pro treatments and generally goofed around with the image (like addin...
by PietFrancke
Sun Jan 21, 2018 3:15 am
Forum: Animals Showcase
Topic: macro lens at bird feeder
Replies: 18
Views: 145

Re: macro lens at bird feeder

Thug
thug.jpg

can't stand it, had to throw some color back into it!
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by PietFrancke
Sat Jan 20, 2018 11:41 pm
Forum: Animals Critique
Topic: the heron's flight
Replies: 5
Views: 26

the heron's flight

this time I saw his yellow eyes - someday, I'll catch him coming towards me.
heronsideS.jpg
by PietFrancke
Sat Jan 20, 2018 11:38 pm
Forum: People Critique
Topic: 'Destination Unknown'
Replies: 3
Views: 31

Re: 'Destination Unknown'

his piercing hawk eyes
catches you as you catch him
a moment is heard
by PietFrancke
Sat Jan 20, 2018 8:13 pm
Forum: People Showcase
Topic: In Memoriam - A Tribute to Mr. Percy
Replies: 3
Views: 30

Re: In Memoriam - A Tribute to Mr. Percy

so needless, sad