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Waterlogue App

One of the things I find I cannot do well, not being a painter at all, is use Photoshop to do a really good watercolour effect. Today on FB I saw an excellent image that had been done with an … Continue reading

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Experimenting with Black and White in Lightroom

I signed up for a Creative Black and White Photography course that lasts for 4 weeks, starting tomorrow NZ time.  As part of the Introduction we got some pointers on using just Lightroom to process a BW image.  Much of … Continue reading

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Kitten Scribbles – more Lines Action

Home sick today with a cold and not really up to any major editing work, so decided to play again with the Lines action.  Click  image to see big size with more detail. This is  a photo of my kitten … Continue reading

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Topaz Impression

Yes I got a new toy – a copy of Topaz Impression – get your 30 day trial here I actually got the trial but didn’t quite pay attention to the details so never used it properly and thought it … Continue reading

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Cognac – a portrait with Topaz Glow

This was the imaged I wanted to play with using Topaz Glow, my portrait of Cognac with his beautiful blue eyes. I used the Neon preset and tweaked it heavily.  It didn’t really come together until I got to the … Continue reading

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Cognac and his splendid whiskers

Just a quick post, I took these shots of Cognac yesterday, he was in an obliging mood and I also wanted to capture an image showing off his quite SPLENDID whiskers. So far the head cold is not too bad … Continue reading

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Photographing Cats – Cognac Closeups

For the last 20 years I have shared my life with Birman Cats, a pedigree breed that is particularly affectionate and quite photogenic.  Last Xmas I got myself a new kitten as a companion to my older cat Taz.  Cognac … Continue reading

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