"Failure is not fatal, but failure to change might be." —John Wooden

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by Matt Quinn
Mon Jun 25, 2018 2:24 am
Forum: Things Showcase
Topic: How to make a Tiffany Lamp
Replies: 4
Views: 20

Re: How to make a Tiffany Lamp

Mother was from Bellaghy, father from Sligo.
by Matt Quinn
Mon Jun 25, 2018 1:01 am
Forum: People Critique
Topic: Portrait of Lauren
Replies: 3
Views: 15

Re: Portrait of Lauren

The nose jumps out at me, Duck. Don't know whether that was what it was, or you were too close. I read something once about noses, angles and close-up portraits, but I have forgotten what it said exactly other than don't get too close to the nose. Matt
by Matt Quinn
Mon Jun 25, 2018 12:55 am
Forum: Things Showcase
Topic: How to make a Tiffany Lamp
Replies: 4
Views: 20

Re: How to make a Tiffany Lamp

Duck, My wife and I visited the same factory and bought two table lamps, had them shipped here. Arrived in lots of straw and intact. My mother had been born in Northern Ireland, so we were there to visit the "home place." Didn't have a camera in those days, unfortunately. Matt
by Matt Quinn
Sun Jun 24, 2018 7:09 pm
Forum: Things Showcase
Topic: How to make a Tiffany Lamp
Replies: 4
Views: 20

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: 94

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: 15

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