Welcome new members. If you have been recently invited to join our forum, welcome.
Please take a few minutes to introduce yourself at The Meeting / Room General Discussions / Introduce yourself
"Excellence is the gradual result of always striving to do better." - Pat Riley

Flowers & Plants ShowcasePlastic Flowers

Post Reply
User avatar
pop511
Mentoris Sextus
Mentoris Sextus
Posts: 600
Joined: Sat Dec 13, 2014 2:29 am
Location: Sydney,Australia
Social Media Opt-In: Yes
Editing option: Yes, feel free to edit my image
Contact:

Plastic Flowers

Post by pop511 » Thu May 23, 2019 2:29 pm

Yeah I know..Gonna get into a lot of trouble with this.
Not having any fresh flowers around the house I took some pictures of plastic bloomers with Kenko lens extenders.
Behind one bunch there is a statue of a dancer. So I thought Hmmm.. :D :D
Have fun
Attachments
_68I0024_2_small.jpg
_68I0022_2_small.jpg
ed davis

User avatar
minniev
Mentoris Imperator
Mentoris Imperator
Posts: 4953
Joined: Sun Apr 17, 2016 3:55 am
Location: Mississippi
Social Media Opt-In: Yes
Editing option: Yes, feel free to edit my image
Contact:

Post by minniev » Thu May 23, 2019 2:54 pm

I like this! I don't care if the flowers are plastic, it's still a cool execution. Love the controlled color palette. You are right to include the statue, she makes the image. I like the first one best, with its soft dreamy look.

Intriguing work that can be turned into dozens of variations with different levels of painterly approaches.
"God gave me photography so that I could pray with my eyes" - Dewitt Jones

User avatar
Psjunkie
Mentoris Magnus
Mentoris Magnus
Posts: 2432
Joined: Sun Apr 17, 2016 4:20 am
Social Media Opt-In: No
Editing option: Yes, feel free to edit my image
Contact:

Post by Psjunkie » Thu May 23, 2019 3:22 pm

Both interesting takes pop511..

User avatar
pop511
Mentoris Sextus
Mentoris Sextus
Posts: 600
Joined: Sat Dec 13, 2014 2:29 am
Location: Sydney,Australia
Social Media Opt-In: Yes
Editing option: Yes, feel free to edit my image
Contact:

Post by pop511 » Thu May 23, 2019 3:55 pm

Not sure why these flowers are so grainy. Maybe I should have converted to srgb 8bit Before posting?
Also the white balance changed between shots.
ed davis

User avatar
minniev
Mentoris Imperator
Mentoris Imperator
Posts: 4953
Joined: Sun Apr 17, 2016 3:55 am
Location: Mississippi
Social Media Opt-In: Yes
Editing option: Yes, feel free to edit my image
Contact:

Post by minniev » Thu May 23, 2019 5:32 pm

pop511 wrote:
Thu May 23, 2019 3:55 pm
Not sure why these flowers are so grainy. Maybe I should have converted to srgb 8bit Before posting?
Also the white balance changed between shots.
Only the flowers show as a little grainy. Maybe their actual texture? Or a composite with the flowers at a grainier camera setting or editing?

As for WB, could you have exported one in a color space other than sRBG? That'll do it every time.

I considered them reasonable artistic choices...
"God gave me photography so that I could pray with my eyes" - Dewitt Jones

Post Reply
  • Similar Topics
    Replies
    Views
    Last post

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 2 guests