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by minniev
Sun Oct 14, 2018 1:41 pm
Forum: People Critique
Topic: New Orleans Ladies #7
Replies: 6
Views: 29

Re: New Orleans Ladies #7

Psjunkie wrote:
Sat Oct 13, 2018 10:50 pm
you certainly managed to get it upbeat...well done
Initially she looked so pitiful I thought of a grunge approach, but the more I looked at the image, the more I saw her as a faded beauty with a little zip still in her.
by minniev
Sun Oct 14, 2018 1:39 pm
Forum: People Critique
Topic: 'A favorite character in New Orleans'
Replies: 6
Views: 34

Re: 'A favorite character in New Orleans'

With all the walking in New Orleans I developed a blister between my toes, took a break and went in a corner store for Band-Aids. Walking by as I was leaving the store was this individual pushing/pulling a shopping cart with his dog inside the cart. I was able to work the scene some with his approv...
by minniev
Sun Oct 14, 2018 1:37 pm
Forum: Animals Showcase
Topic: Juvenile Ibis
Replies: 15
Views: 58

Re: Juvenile Ibis

saw this morning on a tree, seemed very laid back. JuvenileIbisS.jpg Gorgeous image, Piet. You know I’m taken with fine art images of birds. There are not that many folks who explore this avenue. Most “great” bird photographers seem to stick with the ultra sharp action/detail shot that is definitel...
by minniev
Sat Oct 13, 2018 5:57 pm
Forum: People Critique
Topic: New Orleans Ladies #7
Replies: 6
Views: 29

New Orleans Ladies #7

This is one where I did not visualize the end when I took it or when I started editing it. I shot it expecting it to be one that was too edgy to present, but once I started working with it, the lady became more beautiful and the end product became more upbeat, and more artistic than grungy. But you ...
by minniev
Sat Oct 13, 2018 2:52 pm
Forum: Project 52
Topic: Minnie's 52
Replies: 309
Views: 7916

Re: Minnie's 52

Matt Quinn wrote:
Fri Oct 12, 2018 2:51 am
Steve, I done did. Matt
I think it’s beautiful.
by minniev
Sat Oct 13, 2018 2:49 pm
Forum: People Critique
Topic: 'Weeping Guitarist'
Replies: 13
Views: 78

Re: 'Weeping Guitarist'

Here's my version and as you can see, it has far less impact and interest than yours. I didn't see the potential the way you did. Your version is an excellent one Minnie. I like very much the point of view and the color tone. I usually struggle with the microphone in the face. Here you have managed...
by minniev
Sat Oct 13, 2018 2:48 pm
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: I Was Recently Notified...
Replies: 7
Views: 46

Re: I Was Recently Notified...

Congratulations, Bob. It’s a wonderful image and the honor is well deserved.
by minniev
Fri Oct 12, 2018 2:41 am
Forum: Animals Critique
Topic: Gulf Fritillery
Replies: 4
Views: 40

Re: Gulf Fritillery

PietFrancke wrote:
Thu Oct 11, 2018 4:00 pm
such beautiful colors
They love Lantana. I usually can’t get them to be still enough but this one was a little lazy.
by minniev
Fri Oct 12, 2018 2:37 am
Forum: People Critique
Topic: Treasued_conversation
Replies: 5
Views: 38

Re: Treasued_conversation

Psjunkie wrote:
Thu Oct 11, 2018 11:44 pm
any preference here?....or suggestions.....
I’m partial to the second one with its Dave-Chinn-ish dreamy processing. it seems to help keep the focus on the pair who’re enjoying each other’s company, with no intrusion from the environment.
by minniev
Thu Oct 11, 2018 3:43 pm
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Happy Birthday Matt Quinn!
Replies: 5
Views: 30

Happy Birthday Matt Quinn!

May you have a wonderful day, and many more wonderful birthdays. You are a joy to have in this community. Your many gifts and graces, your wit and intelligence, and your hunger for learning inspire us all.