"The more we study, the more we discover our ignorance." —Percy Bysshe Shelley

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by PietFrancke
Sat Feb 24, 2018 3:21 am
Forum: Project 365
Topic: Matt's 365
Replies: 74
Views: 848

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: 1
Views: 8

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: 7
Views: 21

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: 7
Views: 21

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: 105

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: 14

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.
by PietFrancke
Fri Feb 23, 2018 12:37 am
Forum: ― Artistic Expression Showcase
Topic: Adventures in Wanderland; Looking Through the Glass, A Series
Replies: 25
Views: 222

Re: Adventures in Wanderland; Looking Through the Glass, A Series

Holy Moly, your VA winter deck was a splash of life and color! Looks like a photomentoris get-together - Steve is doing a backflip. I like that shot prior also, let no seed go to waste!
by PietFrancke
Fri Feb 23, 2018 12:26 am
Forum: Animals Showcase
Topic: forest cathedral
Replies: 15
Views: 105

Re: forest cathedral

you guys make me blush.. Thanks for the encouragement - it keeps me plugging along! 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!!
by PietFrancke
Thu Feb 22, 2018 7:26 pm
Forum: Project 52
Topic: Dave's Project 52
Replies: 76
Views: 978

Re: Dave's Project 52

wonder no more... I am enjoying the low saturation sky line over the trees and river - I think cityscapes and cloudy skies work well. And your people shots are wonderful
by PietFrancke
Thu Feb 22, 2018 5:02 pm
Forum: Flowers & Plants Showcase
Topic: Spring?
Replies: 4
Views: 35

Re: Spring?

I'm with Linda on number 2 - a nice study in contrasts.