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by curly
Fri Feb 08, 2013 9:26 am
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: february photo comp
Replies: 41
Views: 2485

Re: february photo comp

How did you do the background like that Curly? In Photoshop duplicate the background layer and make it active. Apply the zoom blur filter, and then a little more Gaussian blur to this layer. Now add a layer mask, and using a soft edged black brush at about 60% opacity paint on the mask to reveal th...
by curly
Fri Feb 08, 2013 9:23 am
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: february photo comp
Replies: 41
Views: 2485

Re: february photo comp

Blue... wrote:that looks like an Australian Frilled Necked Lizard curly?
Yep, that's the one.
by curly
Fri Feb 08, 2013 9:21 am
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: I will be absent for a while
Replies: 46
Views: 3049

Re: I will be absent for a while

They are eleven and fifteen (quickly going on 25).
by curly
Thu Feb 07, 2013 9:56 pm
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: I will be absent for a while
Replies: 46
Views: 3049

Re: I will be absent for a while

She is brighter and more alert today, a little more cheerful, her chest was not rattling either.
Made the kids feel better too.
by curly
Thu Feb 07, 2013 9:52 pm
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: february photo comp
Replies: 41
Views: 2485

Re: february photo comp

Just to show I'm still around and looking in (we all need a little respite from time to time).

Image
by curly
Tue Feb 05, 2013 11:37 am
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: I will be absent for a while
Replies: 46
Views: 3049

Re: I will be absent for a while

It was her 49th. birthday on Sunday, she still hasn't seen a birthday card, we should celebrate our 25th. Wedding anniversary this year, but she won't be here, she is already at the stage of not knowing where she is or aware of what is happening around her. Sometimes you feel like you were dealt an ...
by curly
Tue Feb 05, 2013 11:34 am
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: I will be absent for a while
Replies: 46
Views: 3049

Re: I will be absent for a while

I now need some sleep.
by curly
Tue Feb 05, 2013 11:33 am
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: I will be absent for a while
Replies: 46
Views: 3049

Re: I will be absent for a while

Just learned the devastating news last night that Sharon's illness is terminal and very advanced, I face the harrowing job of informing my wonderful kids this afternoon. Pray for me please.
by curly
Sun Feb 03, 2013 10:23 pm
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: I will be absent for a while
Replies: 46
Views: 3049

I will be absent for a while

Mrs. Curly is quite poorly in hospital, I have two young children and a part time job to look after, as well as household chores, shopping, cooking, cleaning etc. I pretty much have a full plate right now, so all of my online activities are going to be severely curtailed for a while. I ask for your ...
by curly
Wed Jan 30, 2013 8:27 pm
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: Australia, Mining Roundup - Karijini NP
Replies: 82
Views: 4632

Re: Australia, Mining Roundup - Karijini NP

Hey Blue, it is this sort of post that makes a visit here worthwhile. Thanks very much.
I hope there is still a little more to come.
by curly
Wed Jan 30, 2013 8:23 pm
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: who will finish top dogs
Replies: 37
Views: 2410

Re: who will finish top dogs

Watched Sunderland vs Swansea last night, a very dour affair, no fun at all to watch.
Hoping the 49ers end up as Top Dogs on Sunday night/Monday morning (Superbowl).
by curly
Wed Jan 30, 2013 8:16 pm
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: The Australia Day Massacre!
Replies: 11
Views: 779

Re: The Australia Day Massacre!

Who on earth follows netball????
by curly
Mon Jan 28, 2013 1:10 am
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: Bucket List.
Replies: 5
Views: 390

Re: Bucket List.

Visit Yosemite National Park in California and climb Half Dome.

by curly
Mon Jan 28, 2013 12:53 am
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: Seaburn
Replies: 19
Views: 1097

Re: Seaburn

gtirbri wrote:I shoot everything in raw, I always use aperture priority too, that way you can control the depth of field :D
A man after my own heart. (Although I sometimes go full manual, but hardly EVER use shutter priority).
by curly
Mon Jan 28, 2013 12:51 am
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: few photo's of my eldest son's puppy
Replies: 13
Views: 889

Re: few photo's of my eldest son's puppy

I've had four or five dogs in my lifetime and always wished for a Jack Russell - great pics of the pup Bri.
by curly
Mon Jan 28, 2013 12:49 am
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: Not Funny Anymore
Replies: 95
Views: 3360

Re: Not Funny Anymore

Hope you have a disinterested cat to help you out (I thought the second video was a hoot).
by curly
Sat Jan 26, 2013 12:42 am
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: Seaburn
Replies: 19
Views: 1097

Re: Seaburn

Beautiful shot Bri, I'm a sucker for blue and yellow contrasts.
by curly
Sat Jan 26, 2013 12:37 am
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: Arktic Konditions
Replies: 151
Views: 5107

Re: Arktic Konditions

It's snowing again in South Shields tonight and laying down nicely, but it will probably all melt away by tomorrow afternoon.
by curly
Tue Jan 22, 2013 8:14 pm
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: Kate Humble
Replies: 10
Views: 1775

Re: Kate Humble

Kate Humble in Wikipedia.
by curly
Mon Jan 21, 2013 8:49 pm
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: january photo competion
Replies: 61
Views: 2076

Re: january photo competion

Image

Cleadon Mill last Monday.

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