“Learn the rules like a pro, so you can break them like an artist.” ― Pablo Picasso

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by Duck
Tue Nov 26, 2019 6:39 am
Forum: Photography Discussion
Topic: Has anyone attempted a DIY painted backdrop?
Replies: 14
Views: 651

Re: Has anyone attempted a DIY painted backdrop?

Ed Shapiro wrote:
Sun Nov 24, 2019 10:47 pm
Hey Gang! I'M A BIT LATE TO THE PARTY BUT I THOUGHT I WOULD STOP BY. [...]

ED! BUDDY! WE'VE MISSED YOU AROUND HERE! :yay:

Welcome back. It's always a real pleasure hearing from you.
I hope all is well and that you've been busy. We'd love to hear what you've been up to.
by Duck
Sun Nov 24, 2019 3:47 am
Forum: People Showcase
Topic: Duck & The Decisive Moment
Replies: 9
Views: 100

Re: Duck & The Decisive Moment

Awesome perspectives. I felt omniscient! Also, I’ve been considering a monopod. Which one do you have? Thanks for looking and commenting, Karen. As for the monopod; I have the Manfrotto 682B with the model 222 pistol grip ball head. These are older items and all metal so not the lightest on the mar...
by Duck
Wed Nov 20, 2019 2:17 am
Forum: People Showcase
Topic: Duck & The Decisive Moment
Replies: 9
Views: 100

Re: Duck & The Decisive Moment

Unitas_Photography-6564.jpg Thanks to Minnie's and Dave's kind generosity in sharing their vacation with me I had the privilege of observing this community's generations old tradition first hand. It was fascinating and mesmerizing and awe inspiring watching a community of both locals and strangers ...
by Duck
Sat Nov 16, 2019 6:09 am
Forum: Things Showcase
Topic: Work boots
Replies: 13
Views: 277

Re: Work boots

Psjunkie wrote:
Fri Nov 15, 2019 9:06 pm
Must have taken that one right out of the box........great shot Duck..wished I had a speck of your skills
They were...

...and you do. Don't undersell yourself. :stop:
by Duck
Fri Nov 15, 2019 8:38 pm
Forum: Things Showcase
Topic: Work boots
Replies: 13
Views: 277

Re: Work boots

I saw your boots in minniev's pic with the cat....just point your camera at your feet Duck......Bahahahaha Heyyyyyyyy.... :( Seriously, I would want a really beat up pair of work boots. Besides, I already took a photo of mine. https://photos.smugmug.com/Portfolios/Products/i-8GXwrpZ/2/d3f45da9/XL/U...
by Duck
Fri Nov 15, 2019 1:15 am
Forum: Places Showcase
Topic: Swim Beach - Duck & Friend
Replies: 9
Views: 106

Re: Swim Beach - Duck & Friend

Hey, we bonded :D

Nice pic of me. Thanks.
by Duck
Fri Nov 15, 2019 1:13 am
Forum: ― Artistic Expression Critique
Topic: 'Waitin' on Forrest Gump' (Composite)
Replies: 13
Views: 167

Re: 'Waitin' on Forrest Gump' (Composite)

I like the reworked version. It definitely provides more of a sense of 'place' without sacrificing the overall mood. Well done.
by Duck
Fri Nov 15, 2019 1:10 am
Forum: Things Showcase
Topic: Work boots
Replies: 13
Views: 277

Re: Work boots

"How much are those boots in the window"? Cool version Duck, this reminds me of a store front window advertisement or a magazine add. Excellent, I like it very much and I'm sure you will be able to possibly use it later or something similar. Hopefully someone sees this and says, "this is the guy to...
by Duck
Fri Nov 15, 2019 1:10 am
Forum: Things Showcase
Topic: Work boots
Replies: 13
Views: 277

Re: Work boots

PietFrancke wrote:
Mon Nov 04, 2019 8:50 pm
yep - that's what I meant - a worn out pair full of history.
Hmmm... Time to look for a really crusty, worn out pair of work boots :D
by Duck
Wed Nov 13, 2019 2:23 am
Forum: ― Scapes Critique
Topic: Last Sunset on Swim-Beach
Replies: 10
Views: 166

Re: Last Sunset on Swim-Beach

[...] I got these shots consumed with guilt because everyone else was cleaning the cottage and I sneaked out when I saw what was developing in the sky. Sneaky, sneaky. I didn't even realize you snuck off. It's a great shot so I'll forgive you. :D I'm currently sifting through my images deciding on ...