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by jbtaylor
Mon Aug 10, 2020 4:24 pm
Forum: Give it Your Best Shot
Topic: Hawk in the backyard
Replies: 5
Views: 390

Re: Hawk in the backyard

Juveniles don't know to avoid humans. A long time ago, I was attempting to record my golf swing at the club driving range. This guy appears at the bottom of the range. Of course I stop all of the range goers and walk down and snap this youngster mimicking hiding it's capture. https://a4.pbase.com/u1...
by jbtaylor
Sun Aug 09, 2020 5:21 pm
Forum: Give it Your Best Shot
Topic: Pompino Beach, California
Replies: 13
Views: 726

Re: Pompino Beach, California

Sury,
My comment about shooting the shot just a little differently referred to the first shot in the thread.
As for lighting, I usually eliminate highlights, and then lighten shadows and then bump exposure to get back any sky light. You use Lightroom correct?
by jbtaylor
Sun Aug 09, 2020 2:42 am
Forum: Give it Your Best Shot
Topic: Pompino Beach, California
Replies: 13
Views: 726

Re: Pompino Beach, California

Well Sury, you are either a slow photographer or you wife is a fast walker. Regardless, you are way behind. Some of the shots are a bit dark on my screen. I would lighten up the shadows a tad. Regarding shot #1, we have been told not to have a dominant center line on landscapes. However, in this cas...
by jbtaylor
Sun Aug 09, 2020 2:22 am
Forum: Give it Your Best Shot
Topic: Hawk in the backyard
Replies: 5
Views: 390

Re: Hawk in the backyard

A bit late in the year for the young ones to leave the nest but...
Can't wait to she the others.
Nice choices on the cropping.
by jbtaylor
Sat Aug 08, 2020 3:49 pm
Forum: Give it Your Best Shot
Topic: Pompino Beach, California
Replies: 13
Views: 726

Re: Pompino Beach, California

Yildiz,
You get to start from scratch. Every day we get a chance to redefine ourselves. Can't wait to see.
by jbtaylor
Sat Aug 08, 2020 3:08 am
Forum: Give it Your Best Shot
Topic: Pompino Beach, California
Replies: 13
Views: 726

Re: Pompino Beach, California

Greetings Sury. Been lurking. Except for the last one, I would consider these wide angle shots. That being said, I think they are miles above your attempts at wide angle earlier this year. Well done sir. Foreground leads me through the image effortlessly. Bravo. Like bakubo, I love the first shot. I...
by jbtaylor
Sat Aug 01, 2020 12:08 am
Forum: Give it Your Best Shot
Topic: Tiny sensor revenge gallery thread!
Replies: 937
Views: 146292

Re: Tiny sensor revenge gallery thread!

Composition on #3 is beyond the rest. Well done.
JT
by jbtaylor
Fri Jul 31, 2020 11:33 pm
Forum: Give it Your Best Shot
Topic: A Day on the Water
Replies: 5
Views: 683

Re: A Day on the Water

Thank you Sury.
My preference is #2 for the DOF and the foreground.
Then there is the ultimate candid. Always out of reach...
Image
by jbtaylor
Thu Jul 30, 2020 12:36 am
Forum: Give it Your Best Shot
Topic: Dusting off lens - part 3
Replies: 7
Views: 941

Re: Dusting off lens - part 3

Nothing wrong with looking back.
by jbtaylor
Wed Jul 29, 2020 6:49 pm
Forum: Give it Your Best Shot
Topic: A Day on the Water
Replies: 5
Views: 683

A Day on the Water

Back in the saddle of life. https://a4.pbase.com/g12/64/511964/2/170906598.hxttYePZ.jpg https://a4.pbase.com/g12/64/511964/2/170906597.2GC51SA4.jpg https://a4.pbase.com/g12/64/511964/2/170906608.LFJOo6m9.jpg New arrival. https://a4.pbase.com/g12/64/511964/2/170906618.oSxUJmGD.jpg
by jbtaylor
Wed Jul 29, 2020 4:37 am
Forum: Give it Your Best Shot
Topic: Back in operation
Replies: 10
Views: 1075

Re: Back in operation

Thank you.
by jbtaylor
Wed Jul 22, 2020 5:50 pm
Forum: Give it Your Best Shot
Topic: It Was a Matter of Time (Last Ones) I Lied volume X
Replies: 58
Views: 7442

Re: It Was a Matter of Time (Last Ones) I Lied volume X

A few more. https://a4.pbase.com/g12/64/511964/2/170895188.Ex8RYrwj.jpg The Importance of Dental Hygiene Needs work on the technique. https://a4.pbase.com/g12/64/511964/2/170895190.uHk2gXEq.jpg https://a4.pbase.com/g12/64/511964/2/170895192.uboxK9ik.jpg Framed https://a4.pbase.com/g12/64/511964/2/17...
by jbtaylor
Wed Jul 22, 2020 5:36 am
Forum: Give it Your Best Shot
Topic: Dusting off lens - part 2
Replies: 8
Views: 794

Re: Dusting off lens - part 2

Looks like it's over folks.
JT
by jbtaylor
Mon Jul 20, 2020 10:57 pm
Forum: Give it Your Best Shot
Topic: Dusting off the lens - part 4
Replies: 4
Views: 1194

Re: Dusting off the lens - part 4

Looks good to me.
JT
by jbtaylor
Sat Jul 18, 2020 6:06 pm
Forum: Give it Your Best Shot
Topic: Bloomy over Gloomy-Isolation Days' Flowers
Replies: 139
Views: 10544

Re: Bloomy over Gloomy-Isolation Days' Flowers

#3 is magical.

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