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Pride and Elegance

By tonymarq
Hi everyone! Another from the archive so i'm hoping i can get out this weekend maybe go down to the lake throw my cell phone in and get some new pic's,lol! Well was on the sight tonight and was inspired by Robin chapman's post of a "step back in time" and how it looks, like an image from the time period with an oldy car and the home plus presentation set it just right! so i went back in time (this past summer) and always wanted to do somthing with this image but not sure how i wanted to present it. changed to mono, a little softness,and a time period type border! hope you like and check out Robin's as it's a beauty of an old fashioned type image in great style!!

stay well
tonymarq

Tags: Black and white Digitally manipulated

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Comments


LisaRose 9 172 4 United States
18 Jan 2007 1:31AM
I love the way this looks, nice presentation.

Lisa

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taggart Plus
11 46 12 United States
18 Jan 2007 2:17AM
I like how you have photographed this and then given it a vintage feeling--- a splendid old car from an elegant time!

Snow??? It all blew away-- We are to get something nasty tomorrow afternoon-- the locals say-- HAHA-- then you get it!


Great to have you back on the site! jennnn
User_Removed 11 825 Lithuania
18 Jan 2007 3:19AM
...just off to get my violin case!... Wink
TommyStr 10 9 3 Norway
18 Jan 2007 7:12AM
Nice IR effect and a great 'model'
Tommy
old timer 12 55 1 Scotland
18 Jan 2007 7:19AM
Has a real aged feel to it, Tony.
Jim
A_Harrison 11 260 Canada
18 Jan 2007 7:31AM
You've handled it well Tony and a nice car too

Allan
bricurtis Plus
11 2.0k 49 England
18 Jan 2007 10:38AM
Looks like an image you used to see on cigarette cards.Nicely worked Tony.

ATB
Brian.
oppo 10 6 2 Scotland
18 Jan 2007 11:30AM
The treatment has worked very well Tony. It looks like a photograph from bygone days. Nice one.

phil
dven Plus
11 25 United Kingdom
18 Jan 2007 11:49AM
A great shot Tony the treatment fits the subject,It looks like it is from Bonnie and Clyde

dven
sputnki 12 10 Canada
18 Jan 2007 12:34PM
Nice shot Tony! The period look works with it. That your ride? Sweeeeeeet...

Doug
tomcat 10 6.4k 15 United Kingdom
18 Jan 2007 12:50PM
Bonnie and Clyde hey!!!
Works well in B&W

Adrian
Buffalo_Tom Plus
10 2.3k 9 Wales
18 Jan 2007 12:54PM
Love the treatment to this image.Excellent work.
Tom.
tull 13 181 United Kingdom
18 Jan 2007 1:53PM
Excellent vintage feel Tony cracking job.
Hope all is well.

Mark.
RoddBC 10 40 United States
18 Jan 2007 2:19PM
Vintage is the word I would call this shot too. Excellent work.


Rodd
AlanBW 10 20 England
18 Jan 2007 2:34PM
Great tones on this superb vintage car
bunbeam 10 2 United Kingdom
18 Jan 2007 4:36PM
you did a lovely job on it... brilliant image
bunSmile)
jan 1 12 12 Netherlands
18 Jan 2007 5:50PM
Wow Tony, what a beautiful car it is.
Reminds me of my first one, a Citroen 1953.
Real Ganster Car it was. lol
Jan
ChiliMan Plus
9 135 17 Singapore
18 Jan 2007 6:39PM
Ohhh...veeery nicely done, Tony!!!

Andrew Smile
ginz04 12 281 20 United Kingdom
18 Jan 2007 8:04PM
agree with the rest tony good effect
colin 11 697 5 Scotland
18 Jan 2007 8:48PM
Can just imagine this on the streets of Manhattan in the 20's, gangsters and molls at their best.
Has a real aged feelto it, Tony. Very nice ideedy!
Colin
panda 12 5 1 England
18 Jan 2007 8:51PM
Excellent, a real 'vintage' shot

Regards Phil
cantona43 Plus
10 924 4 England
18 Jan 2007 8:59PM
brilliant shot it looks very vintage brilliant work
Neil
RobinChapman 10 63 Scotland
19 Jan 2007 2:14PM
Good Job. Another winner!!

Take Care
Robin
shitzkit 12 147
19 Jan 2007 8:17PM
its like going thru an old box of images and finding this nice one mate and all the best to you and the family
GeorgeRusky 10 1 4
19 Jan 2007 8:59PM
Hi,
Interesting picture.
I like the way how you composed and colored the photo.
Thank you for your comments.
George.
Glostopcat 10 255 2 England
19 Jan 2007 9:34PM
An excellent image Tony, it looks really old and authentic and does look like one from an old cigarette card
20 Jan 2007 11:20AM
And very well presented it is too Tony. Great old timer. The car I mean.
Take care.
thorn 12 124 2 Scotland
20 Jan 2007 2:03PM
Hi Tony,
A really cracking shot and delicately composed and set.A beautiful old car and with such detail too.Class work and i like the frame.
Take care.AnnSmile
21 Jan 2007 4:36AM
you did a very nice job on converting this image to an old timey feel. well done. always love the old cars.
User_Removed 13 39 6 Scotland
22 Jan 2007 12:56PM
Hi Tony, hope the weather is not as bad as we are getting at the moment.
Have to admit I alwayas think the old classics have so much more style than modern vehicles, maybe it all that chrome work and large footplates.
Nicley done and presented.

Tell all I was asking for them

victor
Pegon 11 78 1 England
23 Jan 2007 6:40PM
Nice work Tony, it looks good.
Pete.
TonyA 11 11 Spain
25 Jan 2007 11:53PM
Great work on this old timer image, Tony

Antonio
KBan 11 490 4 England
28 Jan 2007 8:24AM
hi Tony, what a shot, what a car
keith
elcid 11 150 England
3 Feb 2007 3:52PM
Great image Tony, great old feel to it, nice one mate.

Bill.
Hi Ya Tony,
Imagined you, Bridget and Ty in time period clothes driving around in this elegant car....Now that would have been the shot...Smile

I double-dog dare ya.....Hee Hee, How's that for a time period line...I haven't said that in years...LOL!!!

Anyways, this is an excellent shot, you've managed to create a masterpiece...Smile

Hugs to you all, hoping all is well and you all are staying warm.....Suzan Smile
4 Feb 2007 10:45PM
hope you all are doing well and staying warm.
gajewski Plus
11 10 9 United States
11 Feb 2007 4:16AM
Your treatment works well with your subject in this shot. -=walter
shitzkit 12 147
16 Feb 2007 10:47AM
very nice treatment my friend, like somthing i would find at my grans so well done, well done
Mavis Plus
14 143 2 England
18 Feb 2007 8:52PM
A great subject and beautifully handledTonymarq


Hey where are you ? A month since this photo xxxxx

I do hope everything is OK ?
18 Mar 2007 8:17PM
Ah!! Days gone by !!
MaryMac 10 258 1 United Kingdom
20 Mar 2007 12:35PM
Like stepping back in time Really great image and the mono only enhances the whole feel to this shot
Nice to see your shots again hope you are well ?
Mary
21 Mar 2007 3:31PM
Very nicely done,Tony!
Andrew
glazzaro 11 70 23 United States
27 Mar 2007 12:54AM
Sweet machine, nice work up, Spot on! Click!!!

Greg

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