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January 1st is around the corner, along with an end to my daily posts, at least for now.
Dementia is so debilitating and Hubby needs more of my time.


* Philippians 4:13 "I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me." ... <)))><
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Mandy from Johannesburg, South Africa

Oh Judy I love this!!! It always fascinates me when I see these guys dressed up in Period gear looking every bit the colonial soldier!! :)

18 Feb 2011 6:10am

@Mandy: I'm glad you enjoyed this ... I've got way too many images to post, so I'm going to take a month off and then post more. <grin>

Nazzareno from Rome, Italy

This is absolutely beautiful..and very interesting image!

18 Feb 2011 8:29am

@Nazzareno: Thank you very much; this is one of my series on the Civil War reenactment.

Mhelene from Paris, France

Your colors are fantastic ! Beautiful picture !

18 Feb 2011 9:28am

@Mhelene: Thanks so much!

tyan from Singapore

these shots are so precious.even the old gentleman on the righ look so 'vintage' with his long beard:)

18 Feb 2011 10:09am

@tyan: I'm happy you like them ... and yes, "vintage" he is! ;D

Barbara from Florida, United States

This is exceptional, Judy. The composition and your processing is remarkable.
The process you used really brings out the tones and textures.

18 Feb 2011 4:28pm

@Barbara: Thanks ... it's just a bit of tone-mapping. ;D

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

The guy in back looks the part for sure. I like this grouping.

18 Feb 2011 4:36pm

@B. Thomas: Thank you; I liked the three of them isolated also.

L'explorateur from Vancouver, Canada

Hi Judy! You have been posting a lot of great shots! I went through all of them. Everything seems so real! Have a good day :)

18 Feb 2011 4:48pm

@L'explorateur: Thank you very much; I'm glad you enjoyed them. Have a good weekend!

Wild Mustang Photography from Carlisle, Massachusetts, United States

Wonderful composition and color/clarity! Judy, these are great! I have to catch up! I hope Tim likes these too! I am sure he will!!!!

19 Feb 2011 1:32am

@Wild Mustang Photography: Thank you, Pam, for your half-dozen comments; I'm grouping my replies if you don't mind. I'm glad you are enjoying this series. Some may be tired of them, so I'm taking the month of March 'off' and then will return. <grin>

Scott F. Schilling from San Martin, United States

A fantastic image Judy and I like your processing work on this - it is perfect!! Thanks for the link on the Yosemite photographer also! Have a fantastic weekend!

19 Feb 2011 1:57am

@Scott F. Schilling: Thanks so much, Scott ... a bit of tone mapping seemed to help. Glad you got the link; I could imagine and your cohorts doing one of these videos! Have a great weekend w/your family!

Ralph Jones from Detroit, United States

This has such beautiful tone. Perfectly exposed.

19 Feb 2011 2:50am

@Ralph Jones: Thank you very much, Ralph.

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

There is a wonderful sense of anticipation in this shot Judy! Great framing! Well done! ;-)

19 Feb 2011 2:11pm

@Eric Cousineau: Thank you, Eric.

Japanalia from Yokohama, Japan

The man with the beard has just dropped off a history book! I really enjoy the presentations and your processing with every image is just great!

19 Feb 2011 2:13pm

@Japanalia: Great comment ... right "off a history book!" Thank you, Gabriela.

Magda from Vancouver, Canada

Excellent! Fantastic tones and superb exposure... did you do some 'special' post editing?

20 Feb 2011 7:17pm

@Magda: Thanks, Magda ... I did a bit of tone mapping.

Tim from Ft. Worth, United States

i agree with exposure comment. the focus is also well done. i like their demeanor and attitude!

20 Feb 2011 8:41pm

@Tim: Thanks a lot ... and yes, a bit of tone mapping.

1/200 second
ISO 100
100 mm