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Mow Cop ‘Castle’ Folly 2 – Photo by Rob Laynton

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License. The ‘folly’ of Mow Cop ‘Castle’ on the Staffordshire/Cheshire border in England provides a strong shape for this example of ‘contre-jour’ or ‘into the light’ photography. Such strong … Continue reading

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Mow Cop Castle Folly – Photo by Rob Laynton

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License. Mow Cop ‘Castle’ is a Folly situated on the Cheshire-Staffordshire border in England. This image is also used as an element in the photo montage image of King … Continue reading

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Fantasy – Legends – Photo by Rob Laynton

Another photo montage composed in Photoshop. The image of the couple in the boat is downloaded from the web, the rest is original and the image is made up of six elements in total.

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Fantasy – Castle in the air – Photo by Rob Laynton

The photo montage technique allows plenty of room for the creation of fantasy images. This low resolution example is made up of four elements. I don’t quite know where these ideas come from – they just seem to arise in … Continue reading

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Lyme Park – Photo by Rob Laynton

A stark image 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 feeling of space and expanse. It … Continue reading

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Fantasy castle – Photo montage by Rob Laynton

Well this is the kind of thing that tended to make up my projects for a while. It’s a further development of a technique used inĀ  the first post on this blog – ‘the pleasure of martyrs’. This image was … Continue reading

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MOW COP CASTLE FOLLY – Photo by Rob Laynton

An art effect treatment of Mow Cop ‘castle’ folly on the Staffordshire/Cheshire border, using Photoshop and the pastel filter effect. Originally this was a 35mm photograph, which has been scanned into the computer and then given the art effect treatment … Continue reading

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