"He who knows most knows how little he knows." -Thomas Jefferson

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by mcveed
Wed Feb 14, 2018 1:15 am
Forum: ― Artistic Expression Critique
Topic: Pulling depth out of 2D Graphics:
Replies: 6
Views: 1058

Re: Pulling depth out of 2D Graphics:

Hi Dave,
Yes there is a 3D effect on the monochrome artwork. But effect is much stronger with the colour painting.
Don
by mcveed
Tue Feb 13, 2018 6:35 pm
Forum: People Showcase
Topic: Where the bicycle is king
Replies: 10
Views: 714

Re: Where the bicycle is king

Great image, Graham. Wonderful composition - studied yet natural. Interesting note on the significance of the bicycle. My wife had a bicycle that was made in India some years ago - built like a tank, almost as good as my Dutch 'Fongers'.
by mcveed
Tue Feb 13, 2018 6:24 pm
Forum: Animals Showcase
Topic: Year of the Bird
Replies: 4
Views: 685

Re: Year of the Bird

Thanks Minnie and Linda. Micro 4/3 is my chosen format but it wasn't always so. The Quail shot was taken on a Nikon D750, and the Goose with a Nikon D800E.
by mcveed
Tue Feb 13, 2018 8:05 am
Forum: Animals Critique
Topic: Hey Hay Hey
Replies: 26
Views: 2124

Re: Hey Hay Hey

Be very very careful photographing these chaps when the females have young ones. The males are extremely protective at that time. Even the supposedly 'tame' ones in buffalo ranches can be very volatile at that time. Ask any rancher who raises buffalo for meat; they are too big to push around and the...
by mcveed
Mon Feb 12, 2018 9:40 pm
Forum: Animals Showcase
Topic: Year of the Bird
Replies: 4
Views: 685

Year of the Bird

The Audubon Society, along with National Geographic, Cornell Lab of Ornithology and Birdlife International, has declared 2018 "The Year of the Bird" in celebration of the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Migratory Bird Treaty Act. Its a great year to take more pictures of birds, learn more ab...
by mcveed
Mon Feb 12, 2018 8:06 pm
Forum: Animals Critique
Topic: Hey Hay Hey
Replies: 26
Views: 2124

Re: Hey Hay Hey

I like the less hazy version. Nice composition. I believe this animal is lying on a bed of straw which suggests it was not photographed in the 'wild'. Where was the image taken?
by mcveed
Tue Feb 06, 2018 6:45 am
Forum: Animals Showcase
Topic: It's National Bird Day! - Add A Bird To This Thread!
Replies: 13
Views: 1608

Re: It's National Bird Day! - Add A Bird To This Thread!

Yes Minnie. On little Grimsey Island in the Wetsfjords area.
by mcveed
Sun Feb 04, 2018 2:06 am
Forum: Animals Showcase
Topic: It's National Bird Day! - Add A Bird To This Thread!
Replies: 13
Views: 1608

Re: It's National Bird Day! - Add A Bird To This Thread!

Almost a month late, Minnie. So I'll see your 'Dam Bird' and raise you a 'Couple a' Puffins'.
Don
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