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by minniev
Mon Jul 08, 2019 10:37 pm
Forum: Places Showcase
Topic: Journey to Monhegan - ongoing image thread
Replies: 35
Views: 365

Re: Journey to Monhegan - ongoing image thread

Who doesn't love taking pictures of lighthouses?
by minniev
Mon Jul 08, 2019 10:36 pm
Forum: Places Showcase
Topic: Journey to Monhegan - ongoing image thread
Replies: 35
Views: 365

Re: Journey to Monhegan - ongoing image thread

Psjunkie wrote:
Sat Jul 06, 2019 3:30 pm
Well handled....
Thanks. For those that are going, Elva's is the structure near left, at the intersection.
by minniev
Mon Jul 08, 2019 1:50 pm
Forum: Animals Critique
Topic: King
Replies: 4
Views: 88

Re: King

This piece was inspired by Psjunkie submission titled Caged. I took this grand fellow in Taronga Zoo, here in Sydney some years back. The original had a female sitting next to him on the left side of frame, but he dominated. Did a simple conversion in On1 PhotoRaw. Darkened his paws with a linear g...
by minniev
Mon Jul 08, 2019 1:47 pm
Forum: Project 52
Topic: Minne's NEW 2019 52
Replies: 150
Views: 3987

Re: Minne's NEW 2019 52

Bugs -
The one I took for this challenge has already been posted here, so here's a companion from the neighboring blueberry bush.
by minniev
Sat Jul 06, 2019 8:02 pm
Forum: Monthly Masters Discussion
Topic: Monthly Masters' Discussion - July 2019 - Thomas Kincade - Kitsch or Classic?
Replies: 4
Views: 99

Re: Monthly Masters' Discussion - July 2019 - Thomas Kincade - Kitsch or Classic?

One of my earliest memories of Thomas Kinkade's art... Thanks for a thorough and thoughtful review. I enjoyed following the links you shared for other artists, too. I confess to having fallen under the spell of Bob Ross as a kid, too. I was the non-artist in an artistic family so I was always chasi...
by minniev
Sat Jul 06, 2019 1:51 pm
Forum: Places Showcase
Topic: Journey to Monhegan - ongoing image thread
Replies: 35
Views: 365

Re: Journey to Monhegan - ongoing image thread

Morning from lighthouse hill
by minniev
Sat Jul 06, 2019 2:31 am
Forum: Places Showcase
Topic: Journey to Monhegan - ongoing image thread
Replies: 35
Views: 365

Re: Journey to Monhegan - ongoing image thread

Psjunkie wrote:
Fri Jul 05, 2019 4:36 pm
Stunning minniev...well spotted
It is hard to take bad pictures in this place. Thanks frank, wish you could come with us!
by minniev
Fri Jul 05, 2019 4:31 pm
Forum: Places Showcase
Topic: Journey to Monhegan - ongoing image thread
Replies: 35
Views: 365

Re: Journey to Monhegan - ongoing image thread

Thanks Dave, I shall do that. I keep hoping to hook someone else into going, but perhaps the images aren’t alluring enough. I’ll keep trying though!
by minniev
Fri Jul 05, 2019 1:04 pm
Forum: Places Showcase
Topic: Journey to Monhegan - ongoing image thread
Replies: 35
Views: 365

Re: Journey to Monhegan - ongoing image thread

I’ve seen some pretty spectacular sunsets on the island. I hope we are lucky this year! This sunset was so lurid I had to tone down the colors in post. Actually taken in he same location as the flower picture, a different day and angle.
by minniev
Fri Jul 05, 2019 12:58 pm
Forum: Places Showcase
Topic: Journey to Monhegan - ongoing image thread
Replies: 35
Views: 365

Re: Journey to Monhegan - ongoing image thread

Psjunkie wrote:
Thu Jul 04, 2019 4:09 am
Exquisite use of depth of field...shows a true veteran behind the lens......
Thanks Frank. There’s so many ways to shoot on this island because everything is picturesque.