"Whatever you do, be so good they can't ignore you." —Candy Crowley

Search found 14 matches

by Phil Y
Tue Nov 07, 2017 6:49 am
Forum: Flowers & Plants Critique
Topic: When seasons collide
Replies: 8
Views: 450

Re: When seasons collide

LindaShorey wrote:All feedback welcomed.

I have seen and enjoyed a lot of your work over the years and I think these are three of your best. The collision is exquisitely illustrated in each one and the light and color is wonderfully rendered. This fall has a strange rhythm to it.
by Phil Y
Thu Nov 02, 2017 5:06 pm
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: notes from a newbie
Replies: 18
Views: 838

Re: notes from a newbie

Ernst-Ulrich Schafer wrote:Phil, The name sounds familiar? Great to see you here.


Thank you, your work was one of the draws to this site!
by Phil Y
Thu Nov 02, 2017 5:04 pm
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: notes from a newbie
Replies: 18
Views: 838

Re: notes from a newbie

A stunning image Phil !!! Sharp, crisp and clear. Looking forward to more. Welcome and I think you will like it here. Dave Thank you for the welcome Dave. I have been enjoying your work for some time. I am a fan of your talent and the generous and gentle way you have of sharing your knowledge. I ap...
by Phil Y
Thu Nov 02, 2017 5:22 am
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: notes from a newbie
Replies: 18
Views: 838

Re: notes from a newbie

Welcome Phil. I am beginning to feel that photoMENTORIS is becoming the go to place for refugees from other forums. That's all right by me as this was the reason for its creation in the first place. Sad to hear there are now two separate other forums people are dissatisfied with but also glad you f...
by Phil Y
Thu Nov 02, 2017 4:39 am
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: notes from a newbie
Replies: 18
Views: 838

Re: notes from a newbie

Bob Yankle wrote:Welcome to the road less traveled Phil. I suspect your ability to identify birds might be called upon once or twice in the coming months. Do you have a friend who does flowers?

Thank you Bob, good to see you.
by Phil Y
Thu Nov 02, 2017 4:38 am
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: notes from a newbie
Replies: 18
Views: 838

Re: notes from a newbie

Hi, Phil! Another refugee from "The-Site-That-Must-Not-Be-Named." 8): :rofl: Welcome to a clean, well lighted place of peace. So far. :D Hi Chuck, I'm very happy to be back in contact with your good natured humor and thoughtful commentary. I like your work and the way you see things in......
by Phil Y
Thu Nov 02, 2017 4:31 am
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: notes from a newbie
Replies: 18
Views: 838

Re: notes from a newbie

We have a fine mix of old school film photographers and digital-only folks, and both. We share photos from lots of different genres, with lots of different approaches. We're honest but we're courteous, and we mean for it to stay that way. PM is not the Wild West like many forums, it is more like a ...
by Phil Y
Thu Nov 02, 2017 4:18 am
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: notes from a newbie
Replies: 18
Views: 838

Re: notes from a newbie

LindaShorey wrote:Phil, it's great to see you. Your intro is a wonderfully rich mini-bio that I enjoyed tremendously. The owl portrait is jaw-dropping beautiful! Welcome to this small (hopefully growing) family!

Thanks Linda, glad to be here.
by Phil Y
Wed Nov 01, 2017 7:53 pm
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: notes from a newbie
Replies: 18
Views: 838

notes from a newbie

AAA_8243 Gt Gry Owl BC.jpg Hello, my name is Phil and I’ve had my eye on pM for a few weeks, I've made a comment or two but haven’t introduced myself. Thanks for this topic Minniev . http://photomentoris.com/viewtopic.php?f=85&t=2450. It is interesting and very helpful to hear this history and ...
by Phil Y
Wed Nov 01, 2017 6:47 am
Forum: Animals Showcase
Topic: Young trumpeter swan in autumn colors
Replies: 9
Views: 497

Re: Young trumpeter swan in autumn colors

They are so elegant even in youth. The backgrounds are beautiful compliments in the first two. I wondered if this was a resident bird and just viewed you other post. I wish this bird a happy life.