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Saucy

Still working on doing still life photos here.  I asked DH what sauces in the fridge does he like to put on his food the most and this is what happened.  Actually the Tabasco sauce is his favorite; puts it … Continue reading

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Still Life: Prelude to an anniversary

It’s our anniversary and DH is taking time off from work (which means my time here may be spotty) so that we can both exhale and celebrate by doing whatever we want to.  A lot of that might be catching … Continue reading

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Still Life: Calla Lilies in Color

I usually see calla lilies in the white classic variety but when I found this bunch at my local grocery store in this color – I had to have them!

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Still life: Calla Lilies in Black and White

A still life (plural: still lifes) is a work of art depicting mostly inanimate subject matter, typically commonplace objects which may be either natural (food, flowers, dead animals, plants, rocks, or shells) or man-made (drinking glasses, books, vases, jewelry, coins, … Continue reading

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Still Life with Carnations V2

From Lightroom to Nik’s Color Effect Pro to PSE and here you have version number two.  Where V1 was softer and brighter, here I raised the detail levels of the flowers and the counter top and darkened the colors a … Continue reading

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Champagne? C’est bon!

Champagne!  Lovely stuff if you like it.  My tastes hover around the somewhat dry varieties; cannot stand the really sweet stuff.  Champagne sees to have solidified it’s place as the go to drink for celebrations.  Weddings, new homes, New Years … Continue reading

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Tulip Image #1

And eventual poll.  I was experimenting the other day with trying to turn this image of a tulip bouquet in a vase I had into something…artistic.  I played with every option available to me in my Photoshop Elements as well … Continue reading

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