"Sometimes imagination is no more than randomness applied." —Piet Francke

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by davechinn
Wed Dec 12, 2018 4:10 pm
Forum: ― Artistic Expression Showcase
Topic: Shield Maiden
Replies: 55
Views: 774

Re: Shield Maiden

Piet, it was a real pleasure to view this thread from the beginning. The process is absolutely phenomenal and the finished (if it is) product is way beyond phenomenal !!!
Dave
by davechinn
Wed Dec 12, 2018 3:56 pm
Forum: Open Challenges
Topic: Make A Holiday Card!
Replies: 8
Views: 84

Re: Make A Holiday Card!

All three are very cool !!! The second one has my attention the most thou. The smiling boy and the melting snowman says "Not Now Charlie Brown".

If I ever get around to making a card I'll post.
Dave
by davechinn
Wed Dec 12, 2018 3:49 pm
Forum: ― Artistic Expression Critique
Topic: 'Cinnamon Girl'
Replies: 6
Views: 84

Re: 'Cinnamon Girl'

She seems well placed, and the shadows are well integrated to make her fit. She's also a pleasing character, airy and cheerful with a nice sense of movement. Very very minor nit: the light line on her shin, which is a part of the initial picture, is a little more noticeable in the context of the co...
by davechinn
Wed Dec 12, 2018 3:46 pm
Forum: ― Artistic Expression Critique
Topic: 'Cinnamon Girl'
Replies: 6
Views: 84

Re: 'Cinnamon Girl'

PietFrancke wrote:
Sat Dec 08, 2018 2:54 am
awesome job - glad she dumped him.

Thanks Piet !!! Yea, she didn't like him hanging around.
Dave
by davechinn
Wed Dec 12, 2018 3:42 pm
Forum: People Critique
Topic: Caught a smile
Replies: 5
Views: 43

Re: Caught a smile

A lovely capture with a twist of grunge, IMO Frank !!! I like it as is.
Dave
by davechinn
Wed Dec 12, 2018 3:38 pm
Forum: People Critique
Topic: Aesthetic Corporal Sports Massage
Replies: 6
Views: 60

Re: Aesthetic Corporal Sports Massage

An intense capture Minnie !!! The young lady in the center appears to be taking a "selfie", while the one to her left carries on a conversation with the one standing. Curious, are they advertising their services or selling a magazine for "Aesthetic Corporal Sports Massage"? A front view of the lady ...
by davechinn
Mon Dec 10, 2018 4:42 pm
Forum: Project 52
Topic: Minnie's 52
Replies: 363
Views: 9928

Re: Minnie's 52

minniev wrote:
Mon Dec 10, 2018 4:21 pm
This is a mash-up of stuff I was playing with late last night. Textures of various types both made and acquired, slapped around my fireplace and topped off with a little tomten and his pet pig.

They look rather toasty Minnie !!! Very creative project that payed off. Well done indeed !!!
Dave
by davechinn
Thu Dec 06, 2018 11:40 am
Forum: ― Artistic Expression Critique
Topic: 'Cinnamon Girl'
Replies: 6
Views: 84

Re: 'Cinnamon Girl'

Thanks Frank !!! I gotta keep up with myself so as not to forget how to do this sort of thing.
Dave
by davechinn
Wed Dec 05, 2018 4:42 pm
Forum: ― Artistic Expression Critique
Topic: 'Cinnamon Girl'
Replies: 6
Views: 84

'Cinnamon Girl'

A composite I put together from New Orlean. The background taken outside of Café Du Monde and Cinnamon Girl was taken from Bourbon Street onto a side street which I can remember the name. My concerns are .... direction of lighting and is it realistically believable. Posted is the original background...
by davechinn
Wed Dec 05, 2018 3:20 pm
Forum: Project 52
Topic: Minnie's 52
Replies: 363
Views: 9928

Re: Minnie's 52

I spun silhouette this week. I well know what that means for me to do, but I went a little different road first, because this was the week that I help my cousin at the annual state Craftsmen Guild festival, and her craft is cutting silhouettes! So, I took a photo of her cutting one. Then, because I...