Artichoke

Artichoke

Lives in United States Houston, TX, United States
Works as a impassioned amateur
Has a website at www.pbase.com/artichoke
Joined on Nov 5, 2002

Artichoke's recent activity

  • I've been attending Houston's LGBT celebration over the years, exercising my street skills the community was concerned as the venue moved from Houston's gay Montrose district, to the parks around ...
  • by far great moment, well framed tells a story about the city's mood what is the No Cuts about? Art
  • and you did a grand job I particularly liked the Supremes being honored (and the dissenters given their due) folks that dye their dogs pink should have their own low circle in Hell & in particular ...
  • Replied in I was impressed
    with how well the M9M fared snip if color were compared, I suspect the venerable M9 would fare even better, especially at higher ISO
  • beautifully demonstrated in your examples I was most impressed from a technical assessment with the shot of the riverboat going under the bridge ("Amsterdam above & under") & the extraordinary ...
  • looks like my old stomping ground in Boston love the complex geometry in your bikes the second looks like the Government Services Center in old Scollay Square & the last could be the Christian ...
  • sent many folks to hyperbaric & know it helps learned about its virtues at the foot of one of the Masters glad to see the word is out best ukelele riff for me is Istanbul/Constantinople ...an oldie ...
  • snip folks in the the Leica forum do seem to favor monotone photography more than others, despite the glorious colors delivered by their cameras there are many reasons for this with Leica just ...
  • snip I shoot mine in clubs & theater all the time & love the results I get you do need fast glass & the confidence experience brings with using it in such circumstances the M9's files are happier ...
  • stimulating thought & discussion many fine photographs here, but the set is much greater than its parts I do not believe one can conflate the Nation of Islam with ISIS, nor of course the Black ...
  • I don't know how we can slaughter these creatures after looking into their eyes, though I do love a good steak you connected with your subject, which helps most portraiture I love your rendering & ...
  • Replied in wunderbar!
    perfectly timed & seen the square crop works perfectly & you did a fine job with the rendering while the lady is lovely & adds great charm, I cannot take my eyes from that Lanz tractor, a classic ...
  • and a fine one at that, though I don't know that I fully agree with the sentiment the Internet may be differently used in your neck of the woods ;)
  • Replied in Edward Hopper
    would be delighted, I suspect strong composition, interesting light, well handled & a fascinating subject are the gas pumps functional??? Art
  • Replied in best friend
    good attitude dealt with these a lot & the therapy can work wonders best of luck listen to the docs & nurses ...especially the nurses
  • I'll finger this one ditto ...one can never get enough of Paris, unless perhaps if you live there this is my hands down favorite, though there are many outstanding photographs offered love the bird ...
  • Replied in thanks, Jono
    as always an excellent link you have provided enjoyed seeing your article, you lucky dog!
  • my sister-in-law's home town, so I am not surprised very Shanidzian love the colors & staging as well as the actor's attitude changes between the photographs Bravo!
  • snip Pros use the most appropriate tools for the task at hand, at least among successful ones many Pros use Leica digital cameras for their work I daresay as a percentage of total cameras sold, ...
  • snip such a treat sharing your grand day with us looks like your are getting on fine with your new kit lovely series, with my favorite being the last fine composition of a charming scene who is the ...
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