Gary Eaves

Lives in United States St. Charles, MO, United States
Works as a Retired
Joined on Jan 26, 2003

Gary Eaves' recent activity

  • Submitted a challenge entry Grocery Store Bouquet
    I bought a $4.00 bouquet to play with and spent hours going around it and this one was my favorite.
    Placed 70th in the challenge. I bought a $4.00 bouquet to play with and spent hours going around it and this one was my favorite.
  • Submitted a challenge entry White Water Competition
    Shot of a white water competition that was almost called off due to hard rains and flooding, making for a tough course.
    Placed 20th in the challenge. Shot of a white water competition that was almost called off due to hard rains and flooding, making for a tough course.
  • Submitted a challenge entry White Rose
    One of a dozen white roses we purchased for our daughter's birthday.
    Placed 52nd in the challenge. One of a dozen white roses we purchased for our daughter's birthday.
  • Submitted a challenge entry Just Arrived
    Out photographing one of the thousands or Cicadas coming out of the ground, climbing up trees and then emerging and pumping themselves up!
    Placed 10th in the challenge. Out photographing one of the thousands or Cicadas coming out of the ground, climbing up trees and then emerging and pumping themselves up!
  • Commented on photo AboveMultnomah in the Landscape challenge

    It had been raining and with a polarizer this scene had a very saturated look to it when shot. I'm sure I probably bumped the saturation up a little more during processing, but it's been several...

  • Submitted a challenge entry AboveMultnomah
    Shot on great day hiking on the trail above Multnomah Falls in Oregon.
    Placed 27th in the challenge. Shot on great day hiking on the trail above Multnomah Falls in Oregon.
  • Submitted a challenge entry New Town Foggy Morning
    Although it could be in an old European city, this shot is in a Midwestern town, St. Charles, MO.  New Town is a 12 year old development that is has old world charm built in! Taken at the very early time of 6:43am on a very foggy morning.
    Placed 4th in the challenge. Although it could be in an old European city, this shot is in a Midwestern town, St. Charles, MO. New Town is a 12 year old development that is has old world charm built in! Taken at the very early time of 6:43am on a very foggy morning.
  • Thanks so much! It's one of my favorite places in Missouri. It's on the highest mountain in Missouri and right next to the tallest waterfall in Missouri as well. If you ever get a chance to see...

  • Submitted a challenge entry Taum Sauk View
    Shot taken using IR filter and processed to grayscale in Photoshop.  Taken on Taum Sauk Mountain, the highest mountain in Missouri.
    Placed 36th in the challenge. Shot taken using IR filter and processed to grayscale in Photoshop. Taken on Taum Sauk Mountain, the highest mountain in Missouri.
  • Submitted a challenge entry Floating Flute
    My friend wanted a photo of her high school flute to hang above a door into a room into her home, so I came up with this.  I had a metal rod covered in black paper that was pushed up into the end of the flute allowing it to float in front of the background.   A large scrim kept the highlight large and soft and shot using the modeling light, not the flash.  Printed it 40 inches long.  She liked it.
    Placed 11th in the challenge. My friend wanted a photo of her high school flute to hang above a door into a room into her home, so I came up with this. I had a metal rod covered in black paper that was pushed up into the end of the flute allowing it to float in front of the background. A large scrim kept the highlight large and soft and shot using the modeling light, not the flash. Printed it 40 inches long. She liked it.
  • Commented on photo Above Multnomah in the Fall colors challenge

    Thanks! I miss that area, used to get up there all the time, but now that I'm retired I don't get to travel as much. Thanks again!

  • Submitted a challenge entry Paper Kite
    Paper Kite taking a breather in Butterfly House, Chesterfield, MO.
    Placed 22nd in the challenge. Paper Kite taking a breather in Butterfly House, Chesterfield, MO.
  • Submitted a challenge entry Above Multnomah
    Taken on the trail above Multnomah Falls in Oregon, on a overcast and wonderfully drizzly day.
    Placed 6th in the challenge. Taken on the trail above Multnomah Falls in Oregon, on a overcast and wonderfully drizzly day.
  • Submitted a challenge entry Birthday Rose
    Picked out one of a dozen roses purchased for our daughter's birthday to photograph.
    Placed 43rd in the challenge. Picked out one of a dozen roses purchased for our daughter's birthday to photograph.
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