"Sometimes imagination is no more than randomness applied." —Piet Francke

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by PietFrancke
Fri Dec 14, 2018 4:37 am
Forum: Open Challenges
Topic: Make A Holiday Card!
Replies: 7
Views: 60

Re: Make A Holiday Card!

minniev wrote:
Fri Dec 14, 2018 2:41 am
PietFrancke wrote:
Fri Dec 14, 2018 12:26 am
yes Believe!, oh YES.
snowman, a smile, red mittens
and Merry Christmas
You glued them all together in a poem! Love it!

Now please do make a beautiful Piet-type card for us!
it takes a village..
village.jpg
by PietFrancke
Fri Dec 14, 2018 12:26 am
Forum: Open Challenges
Topic: Make A Holiday Card!
Replies: 7
Views: 60

Re: Make A Holiday Card!

yes Believe!, oh YES.
snowman, a smile, red mittens
and Merry Christmas
by PietFrancke
Thu Dec 13, 2018 8:46 pm
Forum: Animals Showcase
Topic: Beauty in the Marsh
Replies: 8
Views: 49

Re: Beauty in the Marsh

this one is not so nice, but was struck by the repeating patterns...
beauty4s.jpg
by PietFrancke
Thu Dec 13, 2018 7:05 pm
Forum: Animals Showcase
Topic: Beauty in the Marsh
Replies: 8
Views: 49

Re: Beauty in the Marsh

thanks Frank and Minnie,

I like this one for the background color and feel..
beauty3s.jpg
by PietFrancke
Thu Dec 13, 2018 3:15 am
Forum: Animals Showcase
Topic: Beauty in the Marsh
Replies: 8
Views: 49

Re: Beauty in the Marsh

beauty2s.jpg
Geese
by PietFrancke
Thu Dec 13, 2018 1:55 am
Forum: Animals Showcase
Topic: Beauty in the Marsh
Replies: 8
Views: 49

Beauty in the Marsh

(I plan to keep adding to this thread)..


beauty1s.jpg
Mallards
by PietFrancke
Tue Dec 11, 2018 9:42 pm
Forum: Monthly Masters Discussion
Topic: Monthly Masters' Discussion - December 2018 - Bruegel's "Census At Bethlehem"
Replies: 7
Views: 94

Re: Monthly Masters' Discussion - December 2018 - Bruegel's "Census At Bethlehem"

Holy cow Duck - this is awesome. I had never considered the Gestalt rule of Proximity before. If I were a street photographer, I would now seek the contrast of crowds - vs not crowds. Or perhaps seek clumps of trees/bushes in a landscape. Something that struck me but that I was not able to verbalize...
by PietFrancke
Tue Dec 11, 2018 6:18 pm
Forum: ― Scapes Showcase
Topic: the sky is ink
Replies: 22
Views: 108

Re: the sky is ink

your tinten composition would put the lie to that -- but your story goes far to say how skill overcomes talent. How hard work overcomes "its's easy". Talented people are lazy - it comes easy. The rewards are in the struggle. With PS, at least there is nothing that can't be undone/redone - the canva...
by PietFrancke
Tue Dec 11, 2018 2:05 pm
Forum: ― Scapes Showcase
Topic: the sky is ink
Replies: 22
Views: 108

Re: the sky is ink

the bird is the Northern SkullCap - when they get stuck they scream even louder than the Australian OhNo bird! About dexterity, Me neither - but I'm getting closer and getting better at refining and seeing things wrong... But with layers and photoshop etc, dexterity is no longer a requirement! “Nor...
by PietFrancke
Tue Dec 11, 2018 1:48 pm
Forum: Monthly Masters Discussion
Topic: Monthly Masters' Discussion - December 2018 - Bruegel's "Census At Bethlehem"
Replies: 7
Views: 94

Re: Monthly Masters' Discussion - December 2018 - Bruegel's "Census At Bethlehem"

I like the subdued colors/light - reminds me of a cloudy day. I suspect Minnie likes Bruegel's kitchen sink very well. And I do too, everything seems to have its place and the images speaks about hustle and bustle and community and building, collecting, keeping things going, working, LIFE.