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by Matt Quinn
Mon Aug 28, 2017 2:22 pm
Forum: Things Critique
Topic: femini piperis
Replies: 9
Views: 804

Re: femini piperis

Can't wait for the next attempt. Critiquing the first was a good exercise for me in avoiding the "I don't like it" approach and trying to focus on principles. Good larnin' . Matt
by Matt Quinn
Mon Aug 28, 2017 2:26 am
Forum: Things Critique
Topic: femini piperis
Replies: 9
Views: 804

Re: femini piperis

Inspired by Edward Weston's Pepper images I thought I'd play around with a few I picked from the store. I saw the extreme curvature of these and was contemplating a heart shaped theme with them. However, I was not liking how the heart was coming out that I changed directions. What are your thoughts...
by Matt Quinn
Mon Aug 28, 2017 1:47 am
Forum: ― Artistic Expression Critique
Topic: 'All Along the Fence Line' (A Composite)
Replies: 19
Views: 1196

Re: 'All Along the Fence Line' (A Composite)

After posting an image of a sunset with a leading fence line, I decided the image needed just a little bit more in the scene. I had various subjects in mind but some were not as appropriate for the environment. My main problem is I'm torn between color and B&W (sepia in this case) so I'll have ...
by Matt Quinn
Mon Aug 28, 2017 1:41 am
Forum: People Critique
Topic: On the rocks
Replies: 7
Views: 526

On the rocks

Have had family for the week; was itching to get the camera out, so I took it when I went shopping and stopped at the harbor on the way home.
On the rocks (1 of 1).jpg
by Matt Quinn
Mon Aug 28, 2017 1:35 am
Forum: People Critique
Topic: Rinsing Off
Replies: 13
Views: 795

Re: Rinsing Off

Cousins for your review....all comments welcome.. You captured a very special moment; the parents must love it. The posture of the older one, the boy, shows great sensitivity and care. They younger one, the girl, is hell-bent on getting to the water. Lots of energy in the photo. Question: the treat...
by Matt Quinn
Sat Aug 26, 2017 7:47 pm
Forum: Flowers & Plants Critique
Topic: Leaving the Dark Side
Replies: 12
Views: 912

Re: Leaving the Dark Side

Nik's Silver Effex Pro. Matt
by Matt Quinn
Sat Aug 26, 2017 2:55 pm
Forum: Flowers & Plants Critique
Topic: Canna
Replies: 7
Views: 533

Re: Canna

Three looks at the canna lily bed that has inhabited my old house for 100 years. All comments and suggestions and edits welcome. Minnie, I prefer the third: I like the curling lines on the lower leaf on the left, the very dark something or other in the center, the swirly section just below the some...
by Matt Quinn
Sat Aug 26, 2017 2:56 am
Forum: ― Architecture Critique
Topic: Gallery Door
Replies: 17
Views: 1227

Re: Gallery Door

Thanks. Great grab. Matt
by Matt Quinn
Fri Aug 25, 2017 9:50 pm
Forum: ― Architecture Critique
Topic: Gallery Door
Replies: 17
Views: 1227

Re: Gallery Door

Have been busy and feel bad about not commenting lately, some may be happy about that...to make me feel good that I'm tying to contribute I am posting this and wondering if it holds any interest to anyone other than me..will continue to be busy a while longer... A question: is this a grab shot, or ...
by Matt Quinn
Fri Aug 25, 2017 9:44 pm
Forum: People Critique
Topic: 'Doolin' Dalton'
Replies: 14
Views: 804

Re: 'Doolin' Dalton'

davechinn wrote:This a B&W version of the cowboy from my thread composite 'All Along the Fence Line. Duck requested a peek.
Dave


The twinkle and the wrinkles--brilliant balance and contrast of emotions. Conveys both mischief and mystery. Superb portrait. Matt