Category Archives: tree

Lyme Park

Lyme Park, originally uploaded by foto-art. Another stark shot at Lyme Park in Cheshire. The important elements in the composition here are the tree, the tower, the figure and the rock. Positioning the horizon low in the frame gives a … Continue reading

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Sand dune tree

Sand dune tree, originally uploaded by foto-art. Wind swept tree on the beach at Formby Point, England. I love these stark and barren images though I must admit that I am getting ready now to see some leaves on the … Continue reading

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Lone tree – Photoshop auto contrast turorial

Lone tree, originally uploaded by foto-art. Lone tree near Rode Heath, South Cheshire, England. This was taken with a red filter to enhance contrast. Sometimes the images come out a little flat – lacking in contrast. With almost every picture … Continue reading

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Dead tree – Landscape as self-portrait of the photographer

Dead tree, originally uploaded by foto-art. Dead tree near Rode Heath, South Cheshire, England. What does that mean? ‘A landscape as a self-portrait of the photographer’. I indicated earlier that you could save yourself hundreds of pounds or dollars by … Continue reading

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Old tree

Old tree, originally uploaded by foto-art. Tree and fence near Rode Heath, South Cheshire, England. Once again a red filter was used for this shot.

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Branches

Branches, originally uploaded by foto-art. Tree branches. Another shot using black and white mode and a red filter to enhance contrast.

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Dune tree

Dune tree, originally uploaded by foto-art. Tree in the dunes at Formby Point, England. Definitely a competition entry for me. A combination of red and polaroid filters was used for this shot taken in black and white mode. I love … Continue reading

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