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High Strung

  To console I tried Knowing that it was a falsehood Stupidly fascinated Grief surrounding, unfolded   I watch myself, the marionette Going through the motions, jerky… 101 more words

Singleton Springs (CA), Stratified Pine Forest, Rain Evaporation, Monochrome

A composition is seen through the eyes, refined through the viewfinder, and then transformed into an image when the shutter is tripped.  Even when carefully done, the post processed image may still not make the cut into a quality photograph.   150 more words


Baseball Card - Colourization

Software: Photoshop CC

Tutorial:  Vintage Baseball Card in Photoshop – WebpageFX

This image had a lot of cool things: colourize the image of Joe DiMaggio, use of layer styles and blending modes to make the image of Joe and Yankee Stadium seem more like an illustration, use of layer styles to “age” the final card design. 58 more words



I was flipping through my Instagram feed this morning at 4.45am ( I keep waking up early ) when I was arrested by a piece by ‘gracemorganart’. 406 more words

Singleton Springs (CA), Layered Hills, Pine Forest Silhouette Foreground

As much as we as photographers push the narrative that the best camera you can have is the one in your hands, when it comes to creating fine art photographs (and prints), image resolution and zoom type (optical or digital zoom) are the most important factors.   170 more words


Crespelle alla fiorentina, Florentine-style crepes

Thanks to my lovely parents in law I have this cookbook filled with real Tuscan recipes. This allows me to discover the local cuisine. When I have a busy agenda I try to prepare a dish the evening before, so often it is an oven dish. 135 more words


Summer Layers

I am definitely not one for layers in the summer. It’s Texas in June and feels like 110 degrees, layers? No thank you! I’m not even sure you’d really consider this layers? 285 more words