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PHOTO ART: Mini-challenge #149 – Great Blue Heron (this time with image!)

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Old 07-22-2003, 06:07 AM
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Sweetmango,

The colors you chose are excellent. The bird does appear to be floating over the blurred background.

Although this is subjective, being art. I thought the eye was a little "too" pronounced. everything else looks very nice.
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Old 07-22-2003, 07:08 AM
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Hi everybody,

Every entry looks great! It is such a beautiful starting point too.
I tried to capture the glistening of water and that seemed ok but I'm not quit satisfied with the heron. Perhaps it doesn't stand out enough from the background. Not sure, I'll try another approach.

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Old 07-22-2003, 11:52 PM
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Roger, many thanks for the nice compliments...

Sweetmango, yours is a very good work.. It gives the feeling of the bird floating just above a lagoon..

LQQKER, feel very artistic...

gina, Good texture and good patterns..very good..

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Old 07-24-2003, 07:40 PM
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Wink Heron my way

I used Sabers Modula Painter filter which gave it a bit of purple/pink tint, gaussian blur with ampisoft simplifier applied twice, applied leather resurface in Splat and Texturized in Photoshop.
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Old 07-24-2003, 09:25 PM
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heron version 2

Version 2 .....

Some of the things I did to this was to seperate the heron from the background and worked on them seperately. I reshadowed the shadow over the origianal but made it more distintive and although reblurred the shadow was more shaped to the bird. Some filters that I used were ..... Fantastic Machines Paint engine, Xero Lithograph, Amphisoft simplifier, PS7 Accented Edges

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Old 07-24-2003, 10:06 PM
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Cathy

Both of those are beautiful. The second is even better than the first. I look forward to seeing more of your work.
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Old 07-25-2003, 12:14 AM
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Tenneysmith, the second one is very good. something like Pastel works..

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Old 07-25-2003, 01:00 AM
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Heron

This pales in comparison to the other work here, but it was so interesting to see how everyone made the original his or her own that I wanted to join the fun!
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Old 07-26-2003, 07:02 AM
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Annadarling, very good Brown tone and it make the Heron as something like a hunter.... good work.
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Old 07-26-2003, 07:06 AM
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One Flair Bird.

Contains , Noise, light effets and lense flair...

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