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helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
30 Jan 2013 7:46PM
Great use of the added figure to focus the eye, though even without it I feel there is enough detail in the shadow, light and texture of the stonework, to draw us to that part of the image SmileSmile
Helen

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jdinne 13 16 England
30 Jan 2013 7:47PM
Wow Neil this is brilliant, really like this. Great work.

John
richmowil Plus
7 310 1 England
30 Jan 2013 7:51PM
Nice Image!!
jaktis Plus
12 84 Sweden
30 Jan 2013 7:52PM
Always great to see a place that I recognise

Peter
WhiteRose1 Plus
6 1.6k 148 England
30 Jan 2013 7:56PM
A well balanced image with lovely warm light on the stonework, Neil. The figure worries me a little in that her size looks a bit out of proportion with her position on the path and the shadow on her is opposite to that on the walls.

Dave
30 Jan 2013 8:01PM
Like it Neil the free mentoring is a good deal good luck and nail it

GrahamGrinGrinGrin
NDODS Plus
6 5.1k 125 United Kingdom
30 Jan 2013 8:29PM
A well worked image, however as Dave so kindly pointed out the imposed figure seems to by out of sorts.

Regards Nathan Grin
NeilWigan Plus
6 13 15 England
30 Jan 2013 8:31PM
Dave thanks ,i messed with that light so much it was ridiculous , the shrub at the front has light coming bottom left to upper right but the big arches give it the other way,re the perspective i dont know,but thanks for looking in detail and the honest opinion its what i need, i will try again and see how it works.SmileSmile
phil99 10 45 6 United Kingdom
30 Jan 2013 8:32PM
Very clever work.Good luck with the mentoring .Seems a good idea....Phil
RonnieAG Plus
7 153 116 Scotland
30 Jan 2013 9:20PM
I don't recall ever seeing McCaig's Folly feature in any images on site here before, Neil, so that makes this one quite original from that viewpoint alone: nice bit of extra manipulation to make it that bit even more different.
Ronnie.
SUE118 Plus
8 8 1 United Kingdom
30 Jan 2013 9:25PM
A very clever image Neil.
taggart Plus
12 47 13 United States
30 Jan 2013 10:35PM
Like this--- both subject and processing
30 Jan 2013 10:45PM
Love the addition of the figure. Good luck with the CPAGB
JimV 10 6 3 Canada
31 Jan 2013 3:02AM
Though I've been in Oban quite a few times, I never made it up to McCaig's Folly Neil, so thanks for showing me what's up there, certainly well worth a visit judging by your fine shot, of course your manipulation is a fine bit of icing on the cake, well done and good luck in getting the CPAGB qualification (whatever that is Wink)
Rgds., Jim
Hermanus 4 4 South Africa
31 Jan 2013 6:24AM
I like this image ! Very well done SmileGrinGrin
rayme330 4 17 1 United Kingdom
31 Jan 2013 8:45AM
Very creative and evocative, Neil, like the title too.

Ray
Maiwand Plus
10 3 72 England
31 Jan 2013 12:57PM
Great shot Neil. Some clever PS work here.
Ron
Suehh 9 39 6 England
31 Jan 2013 1:31PM
A lovely piece of work - is the damsel in distress? Sir Neil to the rescue!!!

Good luck with the mentoring, etc., etc. but I am sure you will do very well Neil

Sue
EAS 7 1 13 Scotland
31 Jan 2013 3:15PM
Clever! I did read the comments but still love what you've done here.

Ann
annettep38 Plus
5 218 40 Costa Rica
31 Jan 2013 5:13PM
would think you could spin a medieval story for your well composed artwork!
saltireblue Plus
6 6.2k 33 Norway
31 Jan 2013 5:44PM
You are too busy, Neil. She is wondering where you are, and what happened to the take-away you said you would buy on the way home.Grin
Quality work as usual.

Malc
Eviscera 10 1.1k 149 United Kingdom
31 Jan 2013 10:07PM
Real good work Neil .

I dont think the multi-directional spoils it at all , adds the surreal.

Perhaps crop to lose that sky in the far right arch might balance it up a bit ?

Now , teach those mentors a thing or two Wink
Source 6
31 Jan 2013 11:53PM
A beautiful creation Neil.a wonderful and magical scene
-source
nonur Plus
8 17 11 Turkey
1 Feb 2013 5:05PM
So nicely done, super!
Lillian Plus
7 22 17 United Kingdom
1 Feb 2013 8:44PM
If only I could!
well created Neil
and would not have noticed unless I had read and looked...and looked and looked
yep looks good to meWink
Lillian
pamelajean Plus
10 969 1846 United Kingdom
1 Feb 2013 11:18PM
This is pure magic, Neil.
Chinga Plus
6 3 1 United Kingdom
2 Feb 2013 9:15AM
Lovely composition! Wonderful textures and content...IB
Tibetan 4 3 England
4 Feb 2013 5:48PM
Brilliant and a lovely light, splendid colours Neil, spot on detail like it, regards Leon.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
7 Feb 2013 4:16AM
Beautiful work neil Nice detail log it--------Milky
8 Feb 2013 6:34PM
A very nicely created image Neil, well done.

John Smile
Ayoob 5 Australia
11 Feb 2013 10:47AM
Like it .fantastic shot......Grin

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