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by PietFrancke
Sat Jan 20, 2018 11:41 pm
Forum: Animals Critique
Topic: the heron's flight
Replies: 0
Views: 3

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: 2
Views: 12

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: 21

Re: In Memoriam - A Tribute to Mr. Percy

so needless, sad
by PietFrancke
Sat Jan 20, 2018 8:10 pm
Forum: ― Architecture Critique
Topic: Old Mill Two Ways
Replies: 2
Views: 7

Re: Old Mill Two Ways

I like that first also - like em both, but that first.. something about the shapes and the vines. I would crop out the circular roof vent thing though I like it from a compositional point of view -- LOL replace it with a gargoyle.
by PietFrancke
Sat Jan 20, 2018 12:32 am
Forum: Animals Critique
Topic: Othello, Performed On A Frozen Stage
Replies: 7
Views: 33

Re: Othello, Performed On A Frozen Stage

"characters" is right! Awesome.
by PietFrancke
Fri Jan 19, 2018 8:47 pm
Forum: Animals Showcase
Topic: lunch
Replies: 8
Views: 48

Re: lunch

or what makes us Wooses (sp?) in the eyes of some. No, seriously, the whole wheel of life thing sucks eggs. Life is precious, young life especially. I don't even want to go fishing. Yeah, Linda, seeing a duckling ask for help and then get taken out is hard. A few years ago I was talking to a hunter ...
by PietFrancke
Thu Jan 18, 2018 11:27 pm
Forum: Animals Showcase
Topic: lunch
Replies: 8
Views: 48

Re: lunch

I actually think that first image is fantastic. It may not be grand as an art photo but it's awesome as a photojournalistic image. The story isn't about the bird, it's about survival and what it takes out in the wild. This captures that story exceedingly well with this angle of view. Emphasis goes ...
by PietFrancke
Thu Jan 18, 2018 10:59 pm
Forum: Animals Showcase
Topic: lunch
Replies: 8
Views: 48

Re: lunch

hunting.jpg
that last one was WAY too saturated, I think this Is better.. Seriously Paula, if you can give me some help and pointers to help out that other image, I would be very grateful.
by PietFrancke
Thu Jan 18, 2018 10:44 pm
Forum: Animals Showcase
Topic: lunch
Replies: 8
Views: 48

Re: lunch

thanks Paula - I see the heartbreaking and powerful, but it would have to be all about the victim, the hawk in this case doesn't offer much. Hey, if you have time and feel like it and could take a shot at the texture work, I would be delighted to see what you can come up with. not too long ago, the ...
by PietFrancke
Thu Jan 18, 2018 8:51 pm
Forum: Animals Showcase
Topic: macro lens at bird feeder
Replies: 13
Views: 95

Re: macro lens at bird feeder

thank you Steve and Dave - It will be a long time before I am a birder, but birds at the birdfeeder are WAY easier than Street!