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Rocking Bird

By TrevBatWCC    
For those who appreciate rust, here's one from the open market on Parliament Street in York. These rusty garden ornaments caught my eye (and Moira's I think!). Though the background's blurred, it looked quite cluttered, so gave it the colour-popping treatment...

Techie stuff see Exif
Single Raw image processed in Adobe Camera Raw, tweaked in Photomatix Pro, Topaz ReMask and Elements 6.

Thanks again to everyone for your votes & comments on my previous uploads, it really is appreciated and encouraging.

Trev Smile

Tags: Market York Rust Specialist and abstract Digitally manipulated Epz meet

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Comments


4 Dec 2011 2:08PM
A nice garden ornament Trev. Like the colour pop for this..........Sandy

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CarolG Plus
9 195 18 Greece
4 Dec 2011 2:45PM
I love him, Trev, would look great in my garden Smile Carol
WhiteRose1 Plus
6 1.6k 148 England
4 Dec 2011 2:53PM
Looks like something from a tv series but can't think which. Nicely captured and processed.

Dave
woolybill1 Plus
9 22 67 United Kingdom
4 Dec 2011 2:56PM
You have made a superb job of isolating the bird and tag from the background, Trev, that sort of thing takes me ages (I'm thinking of the neck-spring in this instance). What a fine day out that was!
Regards
Bill
mrswoolybill Plus
9 927 1462 United Kingdom
4 Dec 2011 3:06PM
Sings quietly to herself, 'Ah yes, I remember it well...'
Moira
RonnieAG Plus
6 153 116 Scotland
4 Dec 2011 3:33PM
Nicely colour popped, Trev.: makes the rusty old bird really stand out so effectively.
Ronnie.
saltireblue Plus
6 5.8k 33 Norway
4 Dec 2011 3:49PM
Is this exotic creature extracting the urine, Trev? That would make it a mocking rocking birdGrin


Sorry, I'll get my coat....

Malc

Great work on the seperation, that spring must have taken a steady hand.

Malc (again)
4 Dec 2011 4:17PM
I find this oh so sad .... poor birdie with tag !!
He needs to be bought
achieverswales 5 8 101 Wales
4 Dec 2011 4:23PM
Hi Trev
Got drunk one night and ended up with a bird who looked like this, only joking she was really ugly, like the colour treatment works very well.

Regards

Trev.
lonely_oryx 8 61 54 England
4 Dec 2011 4:35PM
I went out with a rocking bird once. Just the once
4 Dec 2011 4:54PM
Great work on this image Trevor, it rocks. Grin

David
EMJAYCEE Plus
7 9 10 England
4 Dec 2011 4:59PM
Like your work on this one. A steady hand and a lot of patience.Smile
Joan.
RockArea Plus
9 18 3 United Kingdom
4 Dec 2011 5:52PM
A super image and with his forlorn look and the label, Paddington comes to mind!

David
Rock Plus
14 10 2 England
4 Dec 2011 7:31PM
Grand work Lad.

Rock
SlowSong Plus
7 6.2k 29 England
4 Dec 2011 7:36PM
I love this Trev. He looks so sad. I hope someone bought him.
Superb shot.
Chris
Lillian Plus
7 21 17 United Kingdom
4 Dec 2011 8:36PM
Great shot and like the colour pop you have done here Trev
amazing
Lillian
Glostopcat 10 255 2 England
4 Dec 2011 9:51PM
I think this bird would be too expensive for a tight Scotsman like our Mick!Wink
mikbee 9 3 8 Scotland
4 Dec 2011 10:53PM
I do recall this fine looking bird from one of Lynne's uploads Trev.
Been a while since I have went out with a rusty old bird.
And it cost me more than 20 quid too !!
Mick.
DeSilver Plus
8 13 11 England
5 Dec 2011 8:11AM
When I was young I think I knew her, 'the rocking bird at 20 a time!' Wink Smile


David.
gingerdelight 10 298 11 United Kingdom
5 Dec 2011 9:38AM
The colour popping works really well here Trev, a super image! I love this ornament!
Carol
Briwooly 10 452 5 England
5 Dec 2011 4:15PM
Nice one Trev and only 20 a bargain

Brian..................,,
Trev_B 9 148 68 England
5 Dec 2011 6:44PM
Well done Trev nicely popped..... it works extremely well with the image...Smile

Trev
7 Dec 2011 9:04PM
C'mon Babe, let's rock...rock...rock...
Gorgeous!
Johanna
Mynett 8 142 6 United Kingdom
9 Dec 2011 5:44PM
one for Mikbee I think here Trev, and yes I do remember the funky gibbon....

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