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

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  • some of the best I have seen from you the first is masterful & I love your muted palette which works most effectively here & especially in Rainy day in Southbank, Melbourne, an urbane urban study d ...
  • Replied in HBHB
    went to H ouston's B est H alloween B ash held at a new rock venue called the Silo the first was taken at dusk with a UWA to give an idea of this re-cycled industrial emporium Art Car Forlorn for ...
  • the M9 does quite well in low light I think much has to do with how the files are worked there's a lot more range than the reports suggest (I cut my high DR  teeth with a Fujifilm S3) & with good ...
  • you are too modest ...such theatrical photographs are never simple & I think you did a fine job a treat seeing this series my favorite from your offerings, being the most  compelling for ...
  • the camera is a prop for the movie product placement often stems from marketing campaigns & Leica has not been shy about this seems very much in character for Bruce Wayne
  • Replied in evidence???
    I am pretty certain Seal & Ann Curry bought their digital Ms & I believe Brad Pitt did as well.  I suspect the fabulously wealthy will purchase what they want, rather than use a gift they do not ...
  • hardly snaps love the Wigwam motel & your charming portrait of what I assume is your bride this may be how this is down in Brazil get your kicks on Route 66
  • well chosen images showing the wide range of this event also there were some more joyous images than in your earlier offerings well photographed & processed, worthy of this curiously fascinating ...
  • well seen, framed & executed was this taken at the Light Rail entrance?
  • always good seeing film, particularly in your hands my favorite is the next to last, with a well caught & charming moment I am uncertain about the last photograph you included, but the others are ...
  • superb reporting of a fascinating event the trio of gentleman sporting bindings  about their gonads was my favorite, though the mustachioed man in the top hat demonstrating a binding to a young ...
  • monotone seems ideal for this subject superb forms & textures in your well composed  frame never ceases to amaze me how many wonderful photographs get passed over initially Art
  • while I have done a great deal of business with both these fine companies (went to B&H way back when they were in Chelsea,) neither gets Leica goods the earliest Leica has a dealer network that ...
  • of a beautiful place the light makes this as does the mist in the distance lovely colors and details  in the foreground & the distant sky adds without overwhelming those lovely vineyards beautifull ...
  • of a special event Masada's extraordinary history notwithstanding, this venue must make a grand setting for opera & Verdi was doubtless well served I wonder how this was staged & where please treat ...
  • Replied in agree, Tony
    using a dedicated AF button eliminates focus acquisition on a DSLR & is a great way to capture action ...use this with my Nikon cameras all the time I find the advantage of seeing through the VF ...
  • it takes about 30 to 40 ms for nerves to conduct from the spinal cord to the hand (based on F wave latency studies) from cortical initiation to movement adds additional time, far more variable ...
  • Replied in superb, Eduardo
    witty composition & framing tells a compelling story ...well seen well crafted use of monochrome Bravo! Art
  • Replied in whoa
    this is a typical day at the beach in the South of France nice demonstration of Kodak Portra 160 whatever did you find in poor taste?
  • enjoyed many of the contributions to this thread shooting the M9 in low light presents challenges, but it remains my favorite camera for such work I use Soft release, which is well implemented on ...
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Last review Apr 20, 2006
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