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Welcome to my portfolio. I hope to build a varied set of images over time. Any comments, advice, questions or just chat most welcome.
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  • Singing Tubes

    What an intriguing image, particularly like the colour inside the tubes.

    ivor
    • 5 Dec 2012 11:11AM
  • Forest Shadows

    Like the starburst, could be a fairy glade.

    ivor
    • 5 Dec 2012 11:08AM
  • Fire's On

    It's all about the light, beautiful image.

    ivor
    • 5 Dec 2012 10:28AM
  • Mothers Union

    Two heads are better than one.

    ivor
    • 5 Dec 2012 10:26AM
  • Houses of Parliament, London

    The long exposure and toning has made a very good image from what could have been a very good record shot, nice one.

    ivor
    • 4 Dec 2012 10:42PM
  • Julie Jean...

    That 153 secs has certainly made a great image.

    ivor
    • 4 Dec 2012 10:38PM
  • Double Take

    The reflected light is amazing.

    ivor
    • 4 Dec 2012 10:05PM
  • Dont Cry For Me Argentina

    Lovely creatures, shame where they end up. I could almost turn veggie.

    ivor
    • 4 Dec 2012 10:04PM
  • "I wanted to grow up to be a swan"!

    Well taken. Did anyone mention Xmas dinner!

    ivor
    • 4 Dec 2012 9:59PM
  • Monochrome Early Light...

    V2 for me, with or without the fringe. Fringing is everywhere, I think it is in the original file and gets progressively more noticable with processing, sharpening etc. A lot depends on the make up of the image, sometimes it's hidden. Thats my excuse anyway, makes me feel better when I see it in my shots. Careful retouching can help.

    ivor
    • 4 Dec 2012 3:03PM
  • The beauty of a Komodo dragon

    Ooops, never mind, see the dragon tomorrow.

    ivor
    • 4 Dec 2012 2:17PM
  • sunrise

    A very attractive image, catches the light beautifully.

    ivor
    • 4 Dec 2012 8:40AM
  • Reliant Robin

    A good one, this could be your Christmas card.

    ivor
    • 4 Dec 2012 8:31AM
  • The Teaching

    Nice in mono. Quite spooky and compelling.

    ivor
    • 4 Dec 2012 8:27AM
  • Hawk conservancy's Bald Eagle

    This is a good image, could be excellent with a few tweaks if you have the software to do it. Some highlights need to be recovered if possible. A little lightening of the eye and surrounding area together with an increase of saturation of the eye would help to accentuate it. A little space above the head would be good.
    Good luck with your studies.

    ivor
    • 3 Dec 2012 7:36PM
  • In need of repair

    I think the fresh green growth coming from the decaying door is very symbolic and makes the picture.

    ivor
    • 3 Dec 2012 4:59PM
  • oowwwwww chilly

    Oowwwwww lovely.

    ivor
    • 3 Dec 2012 9:27AM
  • Scotney Castle House and ruins, kent

    Lovely light makes the scene.

    ivor
    • 3 Dec 2012 9:24AM
  • Meredith Split Tone

    A nice understated feel about this, holds your interest.

    ivor
    • 2 Dec 2012 10:52PM
  • Bassenthwaite Tree in Mono

    An excellent piece of mono.

    ivor
    • 2 Dec 2012 10:44PM
  • The Devil's Ridge

    Great image, soo glad I didn't take it.

    ivor
    • 2 Dec 2012 10:42PM
  • Isle of Harris

    Mono suits this rather beautiful but desolate scene.

    ivor
    • 2 Dec 2012 10:40PM
  • Pathway to the sea

    Interesting technique, gives a good effect.

    ivor
    • 2 Dec 2012 4:26PM
  • The Ruin

    A sad place with moody atmosphere, very well shown.

    ivor
    • 2 Dec 2012 12:06AM
  • Fairy Woodland

    At first glance I thought this shouldn't work, but it certainly does.

    ivor
    • 1 Dec 2012 10:51PM
  • The Forgotten Sailor

    This caught my eye as a thumbnail. Opening up was not a disappointment, the vingette has done its job keeping the interest on the main subject. All in all a fine image, glad I found it.

    ivor
    • 1 Dec 2012 3:15PM
  • Dungeness Huts and Boat

    This treatment was ideal for this image. Together with the composition it has given the feel of an old black & white movie set.
    You have whetted my appetite for a return trip, cross fingers for tomorrow.

    ivor
    • 1 Dec 2012 3:02PM
  • Arches

    I was drawn to the lovely colours of the bricks.

    ivor
    • 1 Dec 2012 10:20AM
  • Two Huts

    Dungeness is just so photogenic and these huts are among the best parts. The composition of the two huts is good, the sky is what nature provided on the day. If a sky is not to your liking then a change of pov to reduce how much is in the frame may help. I have noticed that some of your images have been commented on as being too dark in the shadows, this is as they appear on my monitor. I checked to make sure that I can clearly define all 16 squares on the step wedge at the bottom of the page. If the viewers monitor is darker or brighter than yours it can greatly alter what is seen. I did download your image and opened up the shadows a little, and like that it looks great. It did accentuate the slight lighter halo around the huts, but this was easily fixed.
    I hope this may be of assistance, keep the Dungey shots coming, love em.Smile

    ivor
    • 1 Dec 2012 10:02AM
  • Sheila

    Beautiful image, I want to reach out and pick it.

    ivor
    • 30 Nov 2012 11:02PM