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by Matt Quinn
Sat Jul 21, 2018 3:53 pm
Forum: Flowers & Plants Showcase
Topic: Thoughts of Imogen
Replies: 11
Views: 78

Re: Thoughts of Imogen

Ernst,

Two for you: the first is sooc, except for a crop; the second is after playing in SEP2. Not quite heaven. Maybe closer to West Virginia, a la John Denver.

Matt
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by Matt Quinn
Fri Jul 20, 2018 10:59 pm
Forum: Flowers & Plants Showcase
Topic: Thoughts of Imogen
Replies: 11
Views: 78

Re: Thoughts of Imogen

I think I'll start drinking. "Or what's a heaven for?" Matt
by Matt Quinn
Fri Jul 20, 2018 10:54 pm
Forum: Things Critique
Topic: Camera Club Exercise, The Camera You Have With You
Replies: 6
Views: 60

Re: Camera Club Exercise, The Camera You Have With You

Chuck, What would this look like in b&w? Matt
by Matt Quinn
Fri Jul 20, 2018 3:41 am
Forum: Things Critique
Topic: Camera Club Exercise, The Camera You Have With You
Replies: 6
Views: 60

Re: Camera Club Exercise, The Camera You Have With You

Bricks for me. I agree with Frank on the crack. Didn't notice it at first; wonder whether there is a way to call attention to it very subtly. I suspect that is what caught your eye and prompted the photo. Very well spotted and framed. Matt
by Matt Quinn
Fri Jul 20, 2018 3:32 am
Forum: Flowers & Plants Showcase
Topic: the light falls off
Replies: 12
Views: 100

Re: the light falls off

I Pavarotti reaching for a very high note -- and not hitting it. Matt
by Matt Quinn
Fri Jul 20, 2018 2:23 am
Forum: Things Showcase
Topic: Cinnamon coffee cake
Replies: 7
Views: 59

Re: Cinnamon coffee cake

Did you bake that? I need to show it to the bride. She makes an extraordinary sour cream coffee cake that is the family and neighborhood favorite. This might come in a close second; what's the recipe?
Matt
by Matt Quinn
Fri Jul 20, 2018 2:15 am
Forum: Flowers & Plants Showcase
Topic: Thoughts of Imogen
Replies: 11
Views: 78

Re: Thoughts of Imogen

I know, Ernst. I have abut 40 shots of a brown bloom. Story of life. Gorgeous work. Matt
by Matt Quinn
Fri Jul 20, 2018 2:12 am
Forum: People Critique
Topic: Squinting
Replies: 4
Views: 38

Re: Squinting

I agree with Piet's comments but would add that I would get rid of the chair and crop the photo more. Although Duck seems to have gone wild about Ernst's magnolia and the unusual cropping and framing. So, who am I? Maybe this is the best of all possible crops. Memorable photo, though, that he will l...
by Matt Quinn
Thu Jul 19, 2018 7:51 pm
Forum: ― Artistic Expression Showcase
Topic: A study in dueling
Replies: 12
Views: 82

Re: A study in dueling

Pure dedication to your art. Admirable and inimitable, at least for me. But I can admire from a distance. Great work. Matt
by Matt Quinn
Thu Jul 19, 2018 1:06 pm
Forum: Flowers & Plants Showcase
Topic: the light falls off
Replies: 12
Views: 100

Re: the light falls off

Wild and crazy, Piet. You need another hobby. Matt