Allen Gerdes

Lives in United States Montour Falls USA, United States
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Joined on Nov 25, 2004

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  • Very nice.  You seem to have the digital art from a photo technique down pat.  Keep,up the excellent work... Regards....Allen
  • Another great rendition, Lyle.  I really, really like this effect! Regards...Allen
  • Count me in for preferring the warmer version. Regards....Allen
  • Thanks.  Seeing the original makes your results even more impressive. Regards...Allen
  • Great job.  Would be interested in seeing the original image. Regards.....Allen
  • Finally was able to see it by de focusing on the original size image.  I made a few of these in the past, but have long since forgotten how to do it....
  • Here is my try using PSPX8: Note that removal of scan lines and noise softened the image quite a lot, even though I sharpened it as a last step. Regards....Allen iff t
  • First one is my favorite... Regards...Allen
  • Replied in Photo sketches
    Nice work Ken.  I like them all, but the lying camel is the most artistic, and thus, my favorite. Regards...allen
  • Replied in Fake Feline
    Really good result Lyle, I like it a lot. Regards....Allen
  • Yes, Bruce, it is puzzling how a technique/tool will work well with one image and not as well on others.
  • Thanks Lyle, guess I was not paying attention.. Regards....Allen
  • here is best that I have been able to produce, but I am by no means satisfied that it is a very good representation of an actual watercolor. I used Filter Forge Watercolor variant then overlaid two ...
  • I can see it if I zoom in on the image in the original post, but do not see it in the original size image, when zoomed in...
  • I have also used Filter Forge for several years and have never been fully satisfied with the watercolor effects achieved with it.  I have achieved somewhat OK results when used with other effects ...
  • Thanks Lyle.  That is an awesome watercolor effect.
  • Based upon Lyle's superb results with the rooster, I would guess that his technique would produce the best effect.  Hopefully, he will post with his efforts using that technique. Regards...Allen
  • Excellent technique, Lyle.  I have tried for several years to achieve this effect, but have never come close to what you have achieved.  Could you expound a little more on the steps taken to ...
  • Well, I had previously been able to use the “view: Original size” option on both Desktop and Laptop PCs as well as my Apple ipad.  And suddenly, the option just disappeared.  Now, just as ...
  • Well, I do not know what has happened, but the View: option for images is now suddenly showing again.  I did nothing to make the option reappear, but it is there.  A few hours earlier, I viewed ...
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