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by Matt Quinn
Sun Jun 24, 2018 7:09 pm
Forum: Things Showcase
Topic: How to make a Tiffany Lamp
Replies: 1
Views: 8

How to make a Tiffany Lamp

Start with a chandelier. The story: my wife an I love Waterford crystal. When we were at a shopping mall in Virginia, we noticed an outlet for Waterford that was closing and was discounting stuff dramatically. Christmas presents for friends and family! Beer mugs, whisky tumblers, water glasses, pape...
by Matt Quinn
Sun Jun 24, 2018 2:45 pm
Forum: Flowers & Plants Showcase
Topic: If only I could bend down...
Replies: 8
Views: 94

Re: If only I could bend down...

Yes, Steve. I have a few of those. Thanks. Matt
by Matt Quinn
Sun Jun 24, 2018 2:57 am
Forum: Flowers & Plants Showcase
Topic: If only I could bend down...
Replies: 8
Views: 94

Re: If only I could bend down...

Thanks Steve. I keep looking each morning for a repeat of that show, but it was a once in a lifetime shot I missed. Sigh! Matt
by Matt Quinn
Sun Jun 24, 2018 2:55 am
Forum: People Critique
Topic: Spooky
Replies: 12
Views: 87

Re: Spooky

Oooooooklahoma where the wind.... A star is born. Matt
by Matt Quinn
Sun Jun 24, 2018 2:52 am
Forum: ― Scapes Showcase
Topic: Making lemonade from the shade
Replies: 4
Views: 91

Re: Making lemonade from the shade

Thanks Steve. Matt
by Matt Quinn
Sat Jun 23, 2018 9:47 pm
Forum: Flowers & Plants Showcase
Topic: Lily
Replies: 3
Views: 14

Re: Lily

Thanks, Minnie. Tomorrow, I will look at the Lightroom auto mask video link Steve Posted and return to this to see what I can do. I would love to see how Ernst would treat this. Matt
by Matt Quinn
Sat Jun 23, 2018 9:16 pm
Forum: ― Artistic Expression Showcase
Topic: Plum flowers 2
Replies: 10
Views: 167

Re: Plum flowers 2

Magic. Makes me want to rub the urn and make a wish. Matt
by Matt Quinn
Sat Jun 23, 2018 8:35 pm
Forum: Flowers & Plants Showcase
Topic: Lily
Replies: 3
Views: 14

Lily

Feel free to play. I would love to see what others would do. I am at a loss to go beyond my sloppy use of the brush tool in Lightroom with any precision. Matt

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by Matt Quinn
Sat Jun 23, 2018 7:39 pm
Forum: People Critique
Topic: 'One Night in Mexico'
Replies: 16
Views: 223

Re: 'One Night in Mexico'

Really like this solo shot, Dave. Intense concentration, good light on the face to accentuate the dour expression, and the tones throughout capture the mournful melodies of a few too many tequilas past midnight. Matt
by Matt Quinn
Sat Jun 23, 2018 7:32 pm
Forum: ― Architecture Showcase
Topic: If I could read music...
Replies: 2
Views: 11

Re: If I could read music...

Thanks Frank. Matt