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Thanks ,as always for looking and commenting.A shot from our recent trip to the highlands,Oban,plus a bit of playing.Very busy at work but i drop in to look at your pics when i get chance,i am just starting a one to one mentoring session with some pro photographers, it is free ,set up by the L&CPU to help towards the CPAGB qualification. Hope you are all well. Yours Neil and Joan.

Camera:Pentax K-30 Check out PENTAXPORTAL!
Lens:EF-S18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS II
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:My love will come.
Username:NeilWigan NeilWigan
Uploaded:30 Jan 2013 - 7:43 PM
Tags:Digitally manipulated, General, Landscape / travel
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helenlinda
helenlinda Plus Member 8342 forum postshelenlinda vcard United Kingdom22 Constructive Critique Points
30 Jan 2013 - 7:46 PM

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

jdinne
jdinne  12 England
30 Jan 2013 - 7:47 PM

Wow Neil this is brilliant, really like this. Great work.

John

richmowil
richmowil Plus Member 6307 forum postsrichmowil vcard England1 Constructive Critique Points
30 Jan 2013 - 7:51 PM

Nice Image!!

jaktis
jaktis Plus Member 1184 forum postsjaktis vcard Sweden
30 Jan 2013 - 7:52 PM

Always great to see a place that I recognise

Peter

WhiteRose1
WhiteRose1 Plus Member 51390 forum postsWhiteRose1 vcard England146 Constructive Critique Points
30 Jan 2013 - 7:56 PM

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

digital_boi
30 Jan 2013 - 8:01 PM

Like it Neil the free mentoring is a good deal good luck and nail it

GrahamGrinGrinGrin

NDODS
NDODS Plus Member 44300 forum postsNDODS vcard United Kingdom117 Constructive Critique Points
30 Jan 2013 - 8:29 PM

A well worked image, however as Dave so kindly pointed out the imposed figure seems to by out of sorts.

Regards Nathan Grin

NeilWigan
NeilWigan Plus Member 5NeilWigan vcard England15 Constructive Critique Points
30 Jan 2013 - 8:31 PM

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
phil99 Plus Member 845 forum postsphil99 vcard United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
30 Jan 2013 - 8:32 PM

Very clever work.Good luck with the mentoring .Seems a good idea....Phil

RonnieAG
RonnieAG Plus Member 5152 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland116 Constructive Critique Points
30 Jan 2013 - 9:20 PM

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
SUE118 Plus Member 7SUE118 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
30 Jan 2013 - 9:25 PM

A very clever image Neil.

taggart
taggart Plus Member 1146 forum poststaggart vcard United States12 Constructive Critique Points
30 Jan 2013 - 10:35 PM

Like this--- both subject and processing

lonely_oryx
30 Jan 2013 - 10:45 PM

Love the addition of the figure. Good luck with the CPAGB

JimV
JimV  9 Canada3 Constructive Critique Points
31 Jan 2013 - 3:02 AM

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
Hermanus  3 South Africa
31 Jan 2013 - 6:24 AM

I like this image ! Very well done SmileGrinGrin

rayme330
rayme330 Plus Member 3rayme330 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
31 Jan 2013 - 8:45 AM

Very creative and evocative, Neil, like the title too.

Ray

Maiwand
Maiwand Plus Member 8Maiwand vcard England71 Constructive Critique Points
31 Jan 2013 - 12:57 PM

Great shot Neil. Some clever PS work here.
Ron

Suehh
Suehh  839 forum posts England6 Constructive Critique Points
31 Jan 2013 - 1:31 PM

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
EAS  6 Scotland13 Constructive Critique Points
31 Jan 2013 - 3:15 PM

Clever! I did read the comments but still love what you've done here.

Ann

annettep38
annettep38 Plus Member 4209 forum postsannettep38 vcard Costa Rica35 Constructive Critique Points
31 Jan 2013 - 5:13 PM

would think you could spin a medieval story for your well composed artwork!

saltireblue
saltireblue Site Moderator 54989 forum postssaltireblue vcard Norway29 Constructive Critique Points
31 Jan 2013 - 5:44 PM

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
Eviscera  91111 forum posts United Kingdom149 Constructive Critique Points
31 Jan 2013 - 10:07 PM

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
Source Plus Member 5Source vcard
31 Jan 2013 - 11:53 PM

A beautiful creation Neil.a wonderful and magical scene
-source

nonur
nonur Plus Member 6nonur vcard Turkey9 Constructive Critique Points
1 Feb 2013 - 5:05 PM

So nicely done, super!

Lillian
Lillian Plus Member 6Lillian vcard United Kingdom16 Constructive Critique Points
1 Feb 2013 - 8:44 PM

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
pamelajean Critique Team 9924 forum postspamelajean vcard United Kingdom1738 Constructive Critique Points
1 Feb 2013 - 11:18 PM

This is pure magic, Neil.

Chinga
Chinga Plus Member 4Chinga vcard United Kingdom
2 Feb 2013 - 9:15 AM

Lovely composition! Wonderful textures and content...IB

Tibetan
Tibetan  3 England
4 Feb 2013 - 5:48 PM

Brilliant and a lovely light, splendid colours Neil, spot on detail like it, regards Leon.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrin

milky
milky Plus Member 12milky vcard Wales
7 Feb 2013 - 4:16 AM

Beautiful work neil Nice detail log it--------Milky

lifesnapper
lifesnapper Plus Member 9lifesnapper vcard England1 Constructive Critique Points
8 Feb 2013 - 6:34 PM

A very nicely created image Neil, well done.

John Smile

Ayoob
Ayoob Plus Member 4Ayoob vcard Australia
11 Feb 2013 - 10:47 AM

Like it .fantastic shot......Grin

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