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

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by PietFrancke
Tue Feb 20, 2018 12:44 am
Forum: Animals Showcase
Topic: gull
Replies: 3
Views: 16

gull

amazing creatures!
gullS.jpg
by PietFrancke
Mon Feb 19, 2018 9:07 pm
Forum: Project 52
Topic: Minnie's 52
Replies: 85
Views: 985

Re: Minnie's 52

love that porch on that old house - a soothing image.
by PietFrancke
Sun Feb 18, 2018 3:51 am
Forum: ― Artistic Expression Critique
Topic: 'The Future Ain't What it Used to Be'
Replies: 12
Views: 42

Re: 'The Future Ain't What it Used to Be'

I do not know if it appeals to most, but it appeals to me. I like the moodiness of it. Matt makes a good point about their disconnection - they are in different worlds. This is either a problem or an opportunity, and Matt nailed it, it produces a very interesting tension. And I agree with Linda, the...
by PietFrancke
Fri Feb 16, 2018 11:18 pm
Forum: Project 52
Topic: Dave's Project 52
Replies: 71
Views: 842

Re: Dave's Project 52

I like 1 and 2 for the people, their body language. on three -

dark tunnel of tiles
I'm gonna get out of here
into the bright light
by PietFrancke
Fri Feb 16, 2018 11:04 pm
Forum: Flowers & Plants Critique
Topic: A close-up bit of a pussywillow tree
Replies: 7
Views: 36

Re: A close-up bit of a pussywillow tree

I like this also - is very special. I like the limited palette and the way that the white sets it off. Beautiful details in all the right places.
by PietFrancke
Fri Feb 16, 2018 9:19 pm
Forum: Animals Showcase
Topic: three from today
Replies: 12
Views: 66

Re: three from today

thanks Matt, Frank, Dave, Linda -- 1, and 2 were documentation of things I had not seen before. 3 was a dream/mood interpretation of what might have been. The birds were shot the same morning, the attached is what I started with after ACR processing of raw file. It seemed boring and washed out. I t...
by PietFrancke
Fri Feb 16, 2018 6:21 pm
Forum: People Showcase
Topic: Ella, the spotted cat
Replies: 8
Views: 35

Re: Ella, the spotted cat

I suck with B/W - don't know how to put it into words, but I am always astounded by how B/W of people in particular captures the person's essence in a way that the color shot never does. I am guessing that most color is just useless noise, unless the color is used strategically in some fashion, it d...
by PietFrancke
Fri Feb 16, 2018 5:18 pm
Forum: Animals Showcase
Topic: three from today
Replies: 12
Views: 66

Re: three from today

thanks Matt, Frank, Dave, Linda -- 1, and 2 were documentation of things I had not seen before. 3 was a dream/mood interpretation of what might have been. The birds were shot the same morning, the attached is what I started with after ACR processing of raw file. It seemed boring and washed out. I tr...
by PietFrancke
Fri Feb 16, 2018 12:10 am
Forum: People Showcase
Topic: Timeless India
Replies: 3
Views: 25

Re: Timeless India

all are classic good, I like the light in the third the best - it is awesome.
by PietFrancke
Thu Feb 15, 2018 11:49 pm
Forum: Animals Showcase
Topic: three from today
Replies: 12
Views: 66

three from today

was a nice day and we went to the beach - saw an oystercatcher and an eagle, was surprised both times.

could have gotten closer to the eagle, but damn battery went dead on me - that will teach me!!