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Forum: Photos 07-09-2014, 07:44 PM
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To holmertz: Ha ha...

Gert

It's actually the side of a hotel - so it's for people, rabbits and the dead as you please!

Feel free to be uncreative - we all have off days... we just have to take the window of...
Forum: Photos 07-08-2014, 09:47 PM
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Posted By mjw364
Hello John No - you didn't really. I agree...

Hello John

No - you didn't really. I agree entirely with you and I do like it precisely because of the effect you create and that was my underlying point overall.

I'm not so sure it would do so...
Forum: Photos 07-08-2014, 12:04 PM
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Posted By mjw364
To serp2000: Black Sabbath

Hello Serghei

I watched Sabbath, Soundgarden and Motorhead on Friday in Hyde Park, London. It was amazing!

It was also a little sad because Lemmy, who has been ill recently, looked like he was...
Forum: Photos 07-06-2014, 12:38 PM
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Posted By mjw364
Rosemary and John Well if you could let me...

Rosemary and John

Well if you could let me have some idea of dates, Rosemary, I guess we can try to arrange something in September.What do you think, John, we can try and get "the gang" together...
Forum: Photos 07-06-2014, 08:18 AM
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Views: 307
Posted By mjw364
sorry to butt in

Hello Rosemary and John

saltfish and ackee is a famous and popular Jamaican dish readily available in Birmingham. You can buy tins of ackee in the supermarkets here. Maybe we should have a global...
Forum: Photos 07-03-2014, 01:10 PM
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Posted By mjw364
To ACL1978: Grapes

Hello Andrew, I believe they were supposed to be lemons - though not as we know them! the place got even weirder as I went up the stairs. There are two pieces here - that "Guy Fawkes" type character...
Forum: Photos 07-01-2014, 11:08 AM
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Posted By mjw364
To trevormoffiet: Thanks for the tip

Hello Trevor

I will be based in Melbourne so Hobart is reachable form there - thanks for the info - the website whetted my appetite.

Cheers

Mike
Forum: Photos 07-01-2014, 09:56 AM
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Posted By mjw364
Ha ha! The weather is just like it was in...

Ha ha! The weather is just like it was in Barcelona then!

On Friday I will be in London at Hyde Park watching Black Sabbath, Motorhead and Soundgarden - I can't wait!

Enjoy Malta.

Take care...
Forum: Photos 06-25-2014, 01:38 PM
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Views: 229
Posted By mjw364
To ourania: Indecipherable expression...

... I could just have easily called her the Mona Lisa given your observation of her expression but it was not her expression that drew my eye. Sadly, I made the very obvious interpretation suggested...
Forum: Photos 06-17-2014, 06:37 PM
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Posted By mjw364
To krzychu30: Thanks

Hi Krys

Thanks for the comment - I am still waiting for some more of your shots from our time in Barcelona! you have some excellent shots and it is lonely going against the trends on my own!
...
Forum: Photos 06-16-2014, 02:01 PM
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Views: 254
Posted By mjw364
To SnapRJW: Post processing

Hi Rosemary

You are right about the post processing. I was using the radial filter in LR5 as opposed to burning and adjusted the highlights too much. I exported the file to a jpeg and then...
Forum: Photos 06-16-2014, 10:18 AM
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Posted By mjw364
To krzychu30: vive la difference! vive la revolution!

Hi Krys

you are right of course about the lack of appreciation - it indicates also a lack of imagination - something that you need to visualise good photographs and create something artistic. The...
Forum: Photos 06-12-2014, 10:20 AM
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Views: 178
Posted By mjw364
To miumiu: City reflection

Hi Agnes, yes - I uploaded it then saw some flaws in it so I took it down. I will repost soon when I have re-processed it. Thanks!

Mike
Forum: Photos 06-11-2014, 01:38 PM
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Posted By mjw364
To tyro: I knew

... that this image may challenge some... thats why I posted it. Is it a photograph or is it "art"...

...like you I like Marmite and if we aren't creating images palatable to our own tastes first...
Forum: Photos 06-11-2014, 10:03 AM
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Posted By mjw364
To SnapRJW: poem

Yes I did pen that little ditty!

Shakespeare move over!

ha ha! :)
Forum: Photos 06-10-2014, 11:55 AM
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Views: 213
Posted By mjw364
To tyro: Non, ce n'est pas Claude

Il s'agit d'une référence au livre d'Albert Camus L'etranger - ou en anglais, The Outsider - d'un homme émotionnellement détaché du monde, à l'extérieur en regardant vers l'intérieur.

Us workin...
Forum: Photos 06-09-2014, 02:06 PM
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Posted By mjw364
To tyro: A urinal bowl?

John

It is indeed only your warped mind that would take the piss like that!

But then again given your lengthy service to the NHS I can imagine how your imagination is informed by such things! ...
Forum: Photos 05-11-2014, 11:31 AM
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Views: 279
Posted By mjw364
I am flying on the Monday 19th until Wednesday...

I am flying on the Monday 19th until Wednesday the 28th - only 10 days.

When do you arrive?

I will send you my cell phone number via e-mail before I fly next week.

See you soon.

Take...
Forum: Photos 05-11-2014, 09:26 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 208
Posted By mjw364
To willperrett: Post processing

It was a Lightroom preset - HDR harsh - as opposed to HDR smooth which didn't add the drama I was looking for...

It's all part of experimenting and learning as you go but most importantly it's...
Forum: Photos 05-01-2014, 03:08 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 284
Posted By mjw364
Smile Yes it seems strange putting your hopes in...

Yes it seems strange putting your hopes in Everton as a Liverpool fan... the press over here are obviously making a big deal of that and saying that Everton fans want to lose against City rather than...
Forum: Photos 05-01-2014, 11:02 AM
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Views: 236
Posted By mjw364
To tyro: My knee etc.

Hi John]

My knee is more or less as it was now. It managed a day of traipsing around London last week up and down the stairs of the underground and I'm back to swimming 60 lengths a day so all is...
Forum: Photos 05-01-2014, 10:55 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 200
Posted By mjw364
To rigoletto: Yes we are different

Hi Denis

My brother is an engineer and he was very good maths at school. I on the other hand was better at art (which may explain some of my "cartoon" images).

I would say that they we may all...
Forum: Photos 05-01-2014, 08:58 AM
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Views: 205
Posted By mjw364
To macjake: I hate math too.

Hi Craig - I'm totally with you on this one! The only time geometry does it for me is when it helps create my compositions visually - beyond that forget it!

Visually when I line up a shot its as...
Forum: Photos 04-23-2014, 11:54 AM
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Views: 190
Posted By mjw364
To willperrett: Crop

hi Will

Cropped on all sides actually. Mainly dodging and burning to begin (sky and river) then into Color Efex pro and a play around with contrast and colour.

Cheers

Mike
Forum: Photos 04-23-2014, 11:49 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 182
Posted By mjw364
To kathryn_weir: Forms of photography

Hi Kathryn

Yes - there are! Anything to do with flash or studios and I steer well clear!

Glad you liked this one - it's one of my faves too!

Take care

Mike
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