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by pop511
Tue Aug 21, 2018 5:10 pm
Forum: ― Artistic Expression Showcase
Topic: Museum collage
Replies: 3
Views: 12

Re: Museum collage

Fixed some errors.
Should leave it alone for a few days, then come back with fresh eyes
by pop511
Tue Aug 21, 2018 2:03 pm
Forum: ― Artistic Expression Showcase
Topic: Museum collage
Replies: 3
Views: 12

Museum collage

Not sure where to go with this.

Building is the Art Museum
The statue is located near the front steps
Portrait is one of the exhibits

May bring in more portraits and place them into the background as a faded element and perhaps rotate
Your thoughts?
by pop511
Tue Aug 21, 2018 4:04 am
Forum: Places Critique
Topic: Alliant Energy Dam at Prairie du Sac on the Wisconsin River
Replies: 11
Views: 583

Re: Alliant Energy Dam at Prairie du Sac on the Wisconsin River

Odd how the world can be so small at times. I lived in Appleton WI. for a while, but never get to see the dam. Love it. Brings back memories.
by pop511
Sun Aug 19, 2018 2:04 pm
Forum: Image Processing
Topic: Smoothing Water After The Fact
Replies: 13
Views: 88

Re: Smoothing Water After The Fact

Boat blend in 2nd version nicely done.
"Can you think of another way to do this?"
I think you know the answer to this. Yes, a quadrillion ways, but why. Yours is simple and quick and highly effective.
by pop511
Sun Aug 19, 2018 11:35 am
Forum: People Showcase
Topic: Street photos in Chatham, Cape Cod
Replies: 5
Views: 25

Re: Street photos in Chatham, Cape Cod

Minni beat me to it on this one Matt. Would love to know what you did.
by pop511
Sun Aug 19, 2018 11:00 am
Forum: ― Scapes Critique
Topic: A Walk On The Moor at Dusk- Isle of Harris
Replies: 20
Views: 1011

Re: A Walk On The Moor at Dusk- Isle of Harris

Not much to add to above comments. Your use of having a great foreground struck me immediately. Stunning!!!
My memories of Scotland are not many, but I remember having a wee dram or two before going to bed
by pop511
Sun Aug 19, 2018 10:52 am
Forum: ― Scapes Critique
Topic: Sydney Walk
Replies: 2
Views: 16

Sydney Walk

To walk through any city and take pictures intensifies your feelings and for you Stateside, Appleton, Green Bay, L.A. and Chicago come to mind. In Europe with it's ancient history is where this old man wants to spend the next 1000 years. Sydney Tower. When built, it was the tallest structure. These ...
by pop511
Sun Aug 19, 2018 4:47 am
Forum: ― Scapes Showcase
Topic: The Rocks
Replies: 4
Views: 30

Re: The Rocks

Matt; "especially like how you slanted the stairs slightly to the left in the last photo and resisted the temptation for symmetry" Symmetry in architecture, to me is very important unlike portraits where it doesn't work in most situations. In above pic I leaned against a wall to steady my camera and...
by pop511
Sat Aug 18, 2018 4:44 am
Forum: Flowers & Plants Showcase
Topic: Posy
Replies: 8
Views: 43

Re: Posy

Thanks all;
Isn't it wonderful how the simplest things are the most wonderful;
by pop511
Fri Aug 17, 2018 7:58 pm
Forum: Flowers & Plants Showcase
Topic: Posy
Replies: 8
Views: 43

Re: Posy

Thx Minni. Silly me