"He who knows most knows how little he knows." -Thomas Jefferson

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by Karen
Mon Sep 16, 2019 3:05 pm
Forum: ― Scapes Showcase
Topic: Sunrise, Holmes Lake, Lincoln, Nebraska
Replies: 4
Views: 23

Re: Sunrise, Holmes Lake, Lincoln, Nebraska

[quote="Charles Haacker" post_id=40045 But I got skunked. :oops: DSC07829-Edit.FLICKR-2.jpg The moon is there, probably just over the house on the opposite shore, but, um... [/quote] Hey Charles! Kick butt on that pew-monia crud, okay? I like this shot. My first emotion was awe at the expanse, then ...
by Karen
Fri Sep 13, 2019 1:33 pm
Forum: Monthly Masters Discussion
Topic: Monthly Masters' Discussion - September 2019 - Can Surrealism Inform Photography? Dali's Melting Clocks
Replies: 7
Views: 76

Re: Monthly Masters' Discussion - September 2019 - Can Surrealism Inform Photography? Dali's Melting Clocks

Oops. I followed your link, minniev, and left a comment (I was so incredibly impressed). But I don’t know where my comment landed. Apologies, I’m still learning this app.
by Karen
Fri Sep 13, 2019 1:29 pm
Forum: Things Critique
Topic: Dali's The Nobility of Time
Replies: 19
Views: 117

Re: Dali's The Nobility of Time

Whoa! This “before” and it’s “after” show an amazing command of the craft as well as personal vision, minniev!! Congrats!!!
by Karen
Wed Sep 11, 2019 2:16 pm
Forum: Monthly Masters Discussion
Topic: Monthly Masters' Discussion - September 2019 - Can Surrealism Inform Photography? Dali's Melting Clocks
Replies: 7
Views: 76

Re: Monthly Masters' Discussion - September 2019 - Can Surrealism Inform Photography? Dali's Melting Clocks

Oh Charles! Thank you for your clarity of insight! I grinned and giggled the whole time I was reading it!! I never “studied” Dalí. All I knew was I’d never seen a melting clock, and so I was attracted to it’s newness and it’s clever insistence on purpose. I know I’ll never find one laying around to ...
by Karen
Wed Sep 11, 2019 1:29 pm
Forum: Animals Critique
Topic: Don't Call It A Catwalk
Replies: 10
Views: 78

Re: Don't Call It A Catwalk

davechinn wrote:
Tue Sep 10, 2019 3:58 pm
All of your dam bird images are masterful, but this one has to rank up in the top 5. Excellent !!!
Dave
I agree, Dave. I sorta stop breathing while in awe as I traverse the image.
by Karen
Tue Aug 20, 2019 11:54 pm
Forum: ― Artistic Expression Critique
Topic: Dark Souls
Replies: 11
Views: 189

Re: Dark Souls

Ha! Just when I thought it couldn’t get any better, all those teeth show up!
by Karen
Wed Aug 14, 2019 12:03 am
Forum: Places Showcase
Topic: Watching the Sea
Replies: 6
Views: 131

Re: Watching the Sea

This was one of my favorites of the far-away shots that I took in the Vast collection. This is the northern end of Quebec, a desolate and beautiful place. All comments welcome, I just now realized I put it in Showcase on accident. I love every pixel, don’t change a thing. Seriously. I could smell t...
by Karen
Sat Aug 10, 2019 2:46 pm
Forum: Animals Showcase
Topic: green heron in flight
Replies: 20
Views: 319

Re: green heron in flight

PietFrancke wrote:
Sun Aug 04, 2019 11:18 pm
for Minnie, she made me do it.. stormRiderS.jpg
Wow, wow, wow! At first I giggled. Then I let myself believe it for several moments because it’s realistic! Oh I had fun with this one! Thanks, PietFrancke!
by Karen
Mon Aug 05, 2019 10:33 pm
Forum: Places Critique
Topic: Avalon #2
Replies: 6
Views: 133

Re: Avalon #2

Love the leading lines that sent me into the image, which gave me a sense of peace and balance.
by Karen
Tue Jul 23, 2019 2:04 pm
Forum: Places Critique
Topic: Fishing in Witless Bay
Replies: 6
Views: 143

Re: Fishing in Witless Bay

Hi minniv! Here’s what my eyes saw in the first second: rich blue, then something drama happening (the clouds with dark rain), then the brightness/contrast (lower left, sky reflecting thru flowers). Next 2 seconds: I searched for the fisherman; was unable to see fishing pole so I lost interest in hi...