cloisonne dreams ....

Posted by
DULCIE (Danville, CA, United States) on 6 March 2010 in Art & Design and Portfolio.

Walnut Creek CA ~ Ann's Cloisonne Bowl

NIKON D90 2/5 seconds F/3.0 ISO 800 157 mm (35mm equiv.)

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Chris Pereira from San Jose, CA, United States

great black and white! I was reading an article on DPS called the "10 deadly sins of post processing" and number 10 was "texture overlay" and the author went on to say that, 99% of the time it doesn't help the photograph, there are only a few examples of people who know what they're doing, and I immediately thought of your photoblog, keep up the excellent work

6 Mar 2010 5:24am

@Chris Pereira: Wow, I so appreciate that vote of confidence ! I will keep on experimenting and sticking my neck out....and, therefore, depending on you for honest reflection and to let me know when I fall short of the mark. :-) Thank you so much !

Pavan Kaul from Mumbai, India

A very lovely bit of work indeed, Dulcie!

6 Mar 2010 5:32am

@Pavan Kaul: That's a very supportive comment. Thanks so much !

kiwisa from North Shore, New Zealand

This is great, I really like the subdued lighting and the reflection as well.

6 Mar 2010 5:54am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Nice layer work. I will learn from you.

6 Mar 2010 6:18am

@Hiro: Thank you so much for that comment. I am honored !!

rem_la from Villiers, France

belle composition !

6 Mar 2010 6:31am

Luke Wiley from Spokane Washington, United States

An elegant piece!

6 Mar 2010 7:54am

Nigel from Avening, United Kingdom

The 'netting' makes this picture.

6 Mar 2010 8:52am

Christel from Köln, Germany

Good morning, Dulcie,
The choice of color, makes the presentation, mysterious effect. It is very well expressed. I like the reflection too. I wish you a nice day and thank you for your nice comment. Dear greetings Christel

6 Mar 2010 9:39am

Olivier from Belgium

Very nice!

6 Mar 2010 11:35am

Richard from Montferland, Netherlands

Beautiful processed!

6 Mar 2010 12:32pm

JJ from Jersey City, United States

this is art, elegantly presented,wonderful tones and cool reflection

6 Mar 2010 12:35pm

Monique from Koh Samui, Thailand

A beautiful piece of art as is you photo of it! You've made me curious about the real colors, because I love pottery and like vivid colors.

6 Mar 2010 1:09pm

Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

Exquisite monochrome! Wonderfuls lines, patterns and reflections Dulcie.

6 Mar 2010 2:56pm

MARIANA from Waterloo, Canada

Very nice work on this ! Dark and mysterious !

6 Mar 2010 3:11pm

itzmedeepa from kerala, India

Great shot

6 Mar 2010 3:20pm

Florence from Paris, France

Perfect crop Dulcie for this nice piece of art... seems very old... in a museum ?

6 Mar 2010 3:32pm

Veronelle from Lens, France

beautifull reflet dulcie

6 Mar 2010 4:45pm

Marilla from Turku, Finland

Elegant!

6 Mar 2010 5:07pm

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

So lovely!

6 Mar 2010 5:08pm

Ann from United States

I'm sending this photo home to Ohio for the family to see!

6 Mar 2010 9:18pm

Louise from Ashland, OH, United States

Grandma Swan's bowl--straight from China in 1900. Beatuiful,wonderful-really brings back memories of that treasure on my mother's shelves all my growing up years. I too wish I could see it in color--again!

6 Mar 2010 9:42pm

Nina from Hamburg, Germany

A fantastic picture, I like this very much!

7 Mar 2010 3:41am

MontereyJohn from Salinas, California, United States

Perfect!

OK, I got the bloggie thingie integrated to the web site. Urah! Do drop by and leave a comment if you get a chance. Just click the usual MontereyJohn, I linked to the blog. Thnx, John

7 Mar 2010 3:57am

Cecile Langelier from United States

Precious!!! I love the diversity of the subject matter you explore and the excitement about learning and experimenting you appear to enjoy.

7 Mar 2010 5:37am

ordinaryimages from Kentucky Bluegrass, United States

Nifty editing to get the fabric texture in the reflection. best...jerry

7 Mar 2010 6:33am

Marie from FRESNES, France

joli noir et blanc.

11 Mar 2010 6:10pm

Sarah from Suisse, Switzerland

This shot says "Coco Chanel" !!

16 Mar 2010 11:34am

NIKON D90
2/5 seconds
F/3.0
ISO 800
157 mm (35mm equiv.)

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