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

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by davechinn
Tue Sep 24, 2019 5:48 pm
Forum: ― Artistic Expression Critique
Topic: 'Back in the Day'
Replies: 8
Views: 105

Re: 'Back in the Day'

very cool Dave. I never gave much thought to the fact that motorcycles have now existed for over 100 years, and that the look of it is not that dissimilar to some of the current day classic styles. I am thinking our interstate system was built decades later and was thinking that probably it was a "...
by davechinn
Tue Sep 24, 2019 5:33 pm
Forum: ― Scapes Critique
Topic: clouds
Replies: 16
Views: 168

Re: clouds

Cool Piet, love the concept. Please don't give up on it.
I received a youtube tutorial (but haven't tried it as of yet) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PR_ST8LhQ3I&t=179s Hope this will help in some way, but you seem to have it together already.
by davechinn
Tue Sep 24, 2019 5:21 pm
Forum: Project 52
Topic: Minne's NEW 2019 52
Replies: 218
Views: 6430

Re: Minne's NEW 2019 52

This week's prompt is "Apples". No apple trees in Mississippi and since I'll be leaving in a few days I have no fresh fruit around the house. So, I reworked an old one to be more artistic.And by next weekend I should have a new apple picture to add, because there are some old apple trees on Monhega...
by davechinn
Tue Sep 24, 2019 5:17 pm
Forum: Places Critique
Topic: The Peanut Patch
Replies: 7
Views: 108

Re: The Peanut Patch

Excellent capture. Seems as tho Robert has a watchful eye on Zeke's interest in peanuts.
by davechinn
Mon Sep 23, 2019 11:08 am
Forum: ― Artistic Expression Critique
Topic: 'Back in the Day'
Replies: 8
Views: 105

'Back in the Day'

This a composite of a 1920 Indian motorcycle taken at a local car show last week-end. I decided to place the bike on Route 66, taken in 2015, a favorite I have used on previous composites. The bike was already in a vintage state which seemed to help my post processing. I just roughed it up a little ...
by davechinn
Sun Sep 22, 2019 7:34 pm
Forum: Edit My Shot
Topic: Help Me Figure Out Something To Do With This
Replies: 16
Views: 213

Re: Help Me Figure Out Something To Do With This

Ya'll throwing suggestions and ideas out there encouraged me to try this. There are all kinds of possibilities, but sometimes we are guilty of a brain fart. :wall:
by davechinn
Sun Sep 22, 2019 9:08 am
Forum: ― Scapes Critique
Topic: I would love some feedback on a photo
Replies: 6
Views: 102

Re: I would love some feedback on a photo

Deirdre, glad to see you here at photoMENTORIS. I personally think it is a beautiful image. There's always room for improvements. Not only with this image, but with every image from everyone. When ever possible, I like to work the scene. Taking a variety of shots, experimenting with various composit...
by davechinn
Sun Sep 22, 2019 8:42 am
Forum: ― Transportation Showcase
Topic: UNION PACIFIC "BIG BOY" 4014 at Columbus, Nebraska
Replies: 7
Views: 135

Re: UNION PACIFIC "BIG BOY" 4014 at Columbus, Nebraska

Chuck, I accidentally came across this youtube video and it reminded me of this post. Thought you would be interested, but then again, you've probably already seen it.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NuJPVhtQFeQ
by davechinn
Thu Sep 12, 2019 11:39 am
Forum: Places Showcase
Topic: Journey to Monhegan - ongoing image thread
Replies: 80
Views: 1526

Re: Journey to Monhegan - ongoing image thread

Excellent soft lighting with the chicken along the leading trail makes for a great composed image. Looking forward to whats ahead !!!
Dave
by davechinn
Thu Sep 12, 2019 11:34 am
Forum: ― Transportation Showcase
Topic: 'Planes'
Replies: 8
Views: 98

Re: 'Planes'

Psjunkie wrote:
Tue Sep 10, 2019 5:02 pm
Looks to me you are on the right track...
Thanks Frank, I'll continue on to what my memory can remember? (!)
Dave