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by St3v3M
Sat Jun 16, 2018 9:42 pm
Forum: Flowers & Plants Showcase
Topic: Cherry blossoms
Replies: 6
Views: 236

Re: Cherry blossoms

Matt Quinn wrote:
Wed May 02, 2018 4:57 pm
From our neighbor's tree.

Matt
I really like the soft focus of the first. I'm not sure if it's the soft color but I keep looking wanting more! S-
by St3v3M
Sat Jun 16, 2018 9:41 pm
Forum: ― Architecture Showcase
Topic: Letchworth Village in Thiells, New York
Replies: 15
Views: 489

Re: Letchworth Village in Thiells, New York

Letchworth Village is currently an abandoned mental health facility in the Palisades region of New York, just a few minutes south of Cold Spring. As with so many sanitariums, this one went through it's various horror stories of abuse, experimentation, disregard for human decency and the social aban...
by St3v3M
Sat Jun 16, 2018 9:38 pm
Forum: ― Artistic Expression Critique
Topic: another prairie sentinel image
Replies: 3
Views: 108

Re: another prairie sentinel image

Hi All I have not shown another Prairie Sentinel image for a long time. There were some that were not in the book project, and here is one that did not make it. Please don't ask, I cant remember why. But please enjoy. RBorud The photographer takes the pretty, the artist makes the pretty! You have a...
by St3v3M
Sat Jun 16, 2018 9:36 pm
Forum: ― Artistic Expression Showcase
Topic: Tounge
Replies: 7
Views: 158

Re: Tounge

Psjunkie wrote:
Fri May 04, 2018 11:18 pm
am I starting to bore???????
I might de-saturate it ten percent but otherwise think it's perfect, especially with that personality! S-
by St3v3M
Sat Jun 16, 2018 9:34 pm
Forum: ― Artistic Expression Critique
Topic: marsh dragon
Replies: 7
Views: 160

Re: marsh dragon

there are hundreds of them, the mice refuse to go outside. I have mixed feelings on this one, I ran it through the paces, but I guess sticking a snake head on an egret just doesn't cut it, not really. I like it a little, and then I get mad at myself because I am completely stumped... I think the he...
by St3v3M
Sat Jun 16, 2018 9:33 pm
Forum: People Critique
Topic: Soccer
Replies: 18
Views: 442

Re: Soccer

Psjunkie wrote:
Wed May 02, 2018 12:31 am
A version with some of the grunge removed and another with minniev's darker background suggestion...both with Piet's distractions gone.....thanks everyone..
Better and crop it square! S-
by St3v3M
Sat Jun 16, 2018 9:32 pm
Forum: People Critique
Topic: Soccer
Replies: 18
Views: 442

Re: Soccer

Spring soccer season has started... Not so much looking for "atta boys” here in the critique section, but am not opposed by any means….As Duck mentioned sometime back, maybe a bit more from the OP on purpose of post….with that in mind I have tried to impart vibrance, energy, and separation of backg...
by St3v3M
Sat Jun 16, 2018 9:29 pm
Forum: ― Artistic Expression Showcase
Topic: Almost_Grinning2
Replies: 5
Views: 109

Re: Almost_Grinning2

Psjunkie wrote:
Fri May 04, 2018 12:16 am
still playing....
The color here is much better, and I really like that you kept the detail in the eyes. I think you're on to something! S-
by St3v3M
Sat Jun 16, 2018 9:28 pm
Forum: ― Artistic Expression Critique
Topic: Cousins
Replies: 9
Views: 307

Re: Cousins

Psjunkie wrote:
Wed May 02, 2018 3:37 pm
too gimmicky...just starting to play with this....
I really like this, but I don't like the color. It reminds me of images of the past so I wonder if sepia or something like that would help? S-
by St3v3M
Sat Jun 16, 2018 9:26 pm
Forum: Flowers & Plants Showcase
Topic: A failed photo
Replies: 12
Views: 383

Re: A failed photo

Matt Quinn wrote:
Mon Apr 30, 2018 5:52 pm
Here you go. Matt
That's quite a capture! S-