Michael, I decided to try again to work on the sky in the Tokyo image. I tried a plug-in that came with my newest version of PSP that has different filter effects. I think it helped and I've substituted the new one. I'd be interested in your opinion.
Michael, it is so nice to hear of someone outside of Kansas City who recognizes what a remarkable man Ewing Kauffman was. More than just a sports legacy, he left the city a better place through his many philanthropic efforts. His foundation continues these efforts.
Thanks, Michael, for the lovely comments. All of the garden images are of a beautiful urban classical garden here in Kansas City. It was donated to the city by the foundation that was formed by the first and best owner of the KC Royals - Ewing Kauffman. Mr. and Mrs. Kauffman are, in fact, buried in a corner of the garden. It's also been one of my favorite haunts over the last 13 or so years.
I love the colors in your entry. Fantastic creativity and use of your editing tools. It must just be my personal tastes but I feel the crop is a bit tight on the entry image. On the other hand I LOVE your textured border. Im not…"
"Ian.... I agree with Sandy.
Dont stay away from commenting. Its not always about technical knowledge. Sometimes it is simply what you like. Opinions matter whether from the perspective of personal taste of from that of technical knowledge... sooooo,…"