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by Bob Yankle
Sun Nov 05, 2017 5:57 pm
Forum: ― Architecture Critique
Topic: Barn Undone
Replies: 9
Views: 1869

Re: Barn Undone

For me, the tones overall look pretty good, but I'm bothered by the somewhat blown out sky just above the barn. I did two things ...... I created a Duplicate Layer, then used the PS Camera Raw Filter, and slid the [Highlights] tab to the left. This introduced more detail in the clouds. I then create...
by Bob Yankle
Sun Nov 05, 2017 3:59 pm
Forum: People Showcase
Topic: Pow Wow
Replies: 6
Views: 969

Re: Pow Wow

These are amazing. I remember a while back when the on demand printing started opening up all kinds of possibilities for photographers, one particular local portrait photographer offered high school seniors posters of themselves using simple background portraits. This is reminiscent of what he did ...
by Bob Yankle
Sun Nov 05, 2017 2:42 pm
Forum: People Critique
Topic: Along the Seine
Replies: 1
Views: 537

Along the Seine

Cityscapes AND people ...... Paris abounds with such scenes.
by Bob Yankle
Sat Nov 04, 2017 6:43 pm
Forum: ― Scapes Showcase
Topic: Art in the Rain
Replies: 5
Views: 916

Re: Art in the Rain

rmalarz wrote:The contrast, colors, lighting, and exposure to capture it all is spot on.
--Bob
Thank you Bob. When the Lord gives me rain, I've learned to just get "close" ...... it can be cleaned up later in post.
by Bob Yankle
Sat Nov 04, 2017 12:52 pm
Forum: People Showcase
Topic: Pow Wow
Replies: 6
Views: 969

Pow Wow

One of the first times I really got into using textures was in a collaboration with my sister who had photographed a Pow Wow. The costumes were gorgeous ..... the crowds in the backgrounds not so much. In images 2 and 4 I actually re-introduced the crowd at about 3% opacity in the background layer, ...
by Bob Yankle
Thu Nov 02, 2017 2:00 pm
Forum: ― Scapes Showcase
Topic: Art in the Rain
Replies: 5
Views: 916

Art in the Rain

This is a collaboration with my sister, Svona Yankle from Northern Michigan, the place we call "God's Country". I gave her an old Canon 50D and she took to it like a duck to water. She shoots, I edit, and we're both better for it.
by Bob Yankle
Thu Nov 02, 2017 12:45 pm
Forum: Edit My Shot
Topic: What to do when the Fall Color fizzles? Please Fire for Effect.
Replies: 16
Views: 3734

Re: What to do when the Fall Color fizzles? Please Fire for Effect.

Psjunkie wrote:Thanks for the fun Bob...nothing fancy.
Thanks for joining in Frank. Your's is bright and dreamy.
by Bob Yankle
Thu Nov 02, 2017 2:59 am
Forum: Edit My Shot
Topic: What to do when the Fall Color fizzles? Please Fire for Effect.
Replies: 16
Views: 3734

Re: What to do when the Fall Color fizzles? Please Fire for Effect.

This one seemed ripe for play, so I kept going for a while.
by Bob Yankle
Wed Nov 01, 2017 8:59 pm
Forum: Edit My Shot
Topic: What to do when the Fall Color fizzles? Please Fire for Effect.
Replies: 16
Views: 3734

Re: What to do when the Fall Color fizzles? Please Fire for Effect.

Duck wrote:I didn't bother re cropping, just played with colors to make them more [i]Fall-like{/i].

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Man! The paint must have cost you a fortune! No, wait, it's digital ...... the paint is free, but the brush strokes take time. I like the look Duck.
by Bob Yankle
Wed Nov 01, 2017 8:56 pm
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: notes from a newbie
Replies: 18
Views: 1792

Re: notes from a newbie

Welcome to the road less traveled Phil. I suspect your ability to identify birds might be called upon once or twice in the coming months. Do you have a friend who does flowers?