Ruth Holt  

Living Yard Art by Ruth Holt

September 2020 - Living Yard Art

September 2020 - Ruth Holt


About the Image(s)

Hope all is well you and your family.
My entry for Sept. is again in the series of "Living Yard Art". I found this month on the front bumper of my truck. No.3 is the original. No.2 is after I opened up in Snapseed and then used the flowering; Looks>pop, Tools>crop, healing brush to remove the licence plate holder, HDR Scape, frame. Export. I have not found how to set the pixels size, so I'm not sure its the right size.

6 comments posted

Phillipa Frederiksen   Phillipa Frederiksen
Ruth, The amount of detail and color that you have managed to get into the new image is amazing.
Beautiful detail and until I saw your main image I hadn't noticed the Moth's reflection!   Posted: 09/07/2020 02:01:28

Marilyn Kinyon   Marilyn Kinyon
I love the job you did of enhancing this image. Your choices hghlight without going overboard.   Posted: 09/10/2020 08:51:42

Belinda Hudnall Keller   Belinda Hudnall Keller
What a wonderful job of editing and pulling great detail into this pretty creature! It's a beautiful addition to your collection!   Posted: 09/11/2020 06:47:07

Pat Centeno   Pat Centeno
This is one of your most attractive-looking yard art images, yet, Ruth! The stripes are so nice & sharp. I love how you enhanced the background from the pale original.   Posted: 09/18/2020 12:56:27

Tom Pickering   Tom Pickering
Gorgeous result, Ruth. You took a rather bland capture of the moth and definitely turned it into art.

My only suggestion would be to remove the small blue sphere to the left of the moth as the eye is drawn there and, thus distracts a bit.   Posted: 09/18/2020 13:29:14
Ruth Holt   Ruth Holt
Reckon that blue spot is a squashed bug on the   Posted: 09/22/2020 09:48:52


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