Pull Up a Pew

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  1. Chris of Arabia

    Chris of Arabia Herding cats since 1988... Supporting Member

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    So simple, yet so beautiful! (Is this from Barnsdale?)
     
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    Chris of Arabia Herding cats since 1988... Supporting Member

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    Not quite, it's right outside my back door at home. It's almost how I'd envisioned it, but I might do a re-shoot this evening with the netted frame over the pond lifted out of the way (that's the thing just behind the chair legs).
     
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    Good call to remove the pond cover in the reshoot. But will you get the light reflecting off the fern and decorative grass leaves as nicely? Let's see!
     
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    What an oasis! Love it!
     
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    Difficult to believe it's only 9m x 4.5m isn't it.
     
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    A revised version - still not happy with it though - getting back to CS4 would be good.

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    I personally like the first better than the second. :)

    I enjoy the effect of the higher contrast with the subject matter - makes it seem more like a place to get away to.

    Like the chairs - they look like a great spot to have a tea and think!
     
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    ^ I agree. I like the first better than the second. Second one seems to bright and washed out IMO. as for the pond netting, I didn't notice it until you pointed it out.. it's not overly noticeable or distracting
     
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    Third time lucky perhaps

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    Lovely capture!

    Pardon me for taking a liberty but would a little more contrast change your interpretation of the picture?

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