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by PietFrancke
Thu Jan 23, 2020 3:44 am
Forum: ― Artistic Expression Critique
Topic: reconstruction
Replies: 0
Views: 7

reconstruction

Ultimately will try to color this. I started by using a long lens and photographing from 10 feet away to try to get a deeper DOF. Then did my raw processing and ran it through Nik Silver Efex and then turned it into grey scale image to attempt corrections. (for instance, not much to the eyes or face...
by PietFrancke
Mon Jan 20, 2020 2:35 pm
Forum: Animals Critique
Topic: The Stand-Off
Replies: 2
Views: 50

Re: The Stand-Off

love this one, they face each other, they are different, the darker one is against the lighter background, the lighter one is against the darker background. Very cool.
by PietFrancke
Sun Jan 19, 2020 6:18 pm
Forum: ― Artistic Expression Showcase
Topic: release the raptors!
Replies: 4
Views: 54

Re: release the raptors!

Psjunkie wrote:
Sun Jan 19, 2020 4:34 pm
totally amazing
thanks Frank
by PietFrancke
Sun Jan 19, 2020 3:17 am
Forum: ― Artistic Expression Showcase
Topic: release the raptors!
Replies: 4
Views: 54

Re: release the raptors!

Gee I don't know which I like best. I like the way you managed the light in the monochrome, and the way the armor and weaponry looks so metallic. But the birds and the rich colors in the color version are pretty wonderful. The horse is beautiful in both. You've brought your characters to life in th...
by PietFrancke
Sun Jan 19, 2020 3:11 am
Forum: Animals Critique
Topic: 2X2 - Another old bird pic converted to monochrome
Replies: 5
Views: 67

Re: 2X2 - Another old bird pic converted to monochrome

this one is a wall hanger Min - like a sheet of damn bird music Thanks Piet. I see what you mean and love your words! A new title, I think. Since I've been so constrained by our ark-building weather, I've been digging around in my slush pile looking for images to keep me from forgetting how to do a...
by PietFrancke
Sun Jan 19, 2020 2:04 am
Forum: Animals Critique
Topic: 2X2 - Another old bird pic converted to monochrome
Replies: 5
Views: 67

Re: 2X2 - Another old bird pic converted to monochrome

this one is a wall hanger Min - like a sheet of damn bird music
by PietFrancke
Sun Jan 19, 2020 2:02 am
Forum: ― Scapes Critique
Topic: The Swamp Is Flooded
Replies: 6
Views: 63

Re: The Swamp Is Flooded

it IS a great shot, the reflections on the bridge are surreal. Wow, that is a lot of water..
by PietFrancke
Sun Jan 19, 2020 2:01 am
Forum: People Showcase
Topic: Michael (The Wizard)
Replies: 3
Views: 52

Re: Michael (The Wizard)

great shot, yep - no question about it.
by PietFrancke
Sun Jan 19, 2020 2:00 am
Forum: ― Artistic Expression Showcase
Topic: live by the sword
Replies: 6
Views: 69

Re: live by the sword

thank you Frank and Bob - Bob! Fantasy?? I swear I saw it happening, and I got to tell you, it was not a pretty sight.
by PietFrancke
Sun Jan 19, 2020 1:58 am
Forum: ― Artistic Expression Showcase
Topic: release the raptors!
Replies: 4
Views: 54

release the raptors!

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