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Mute Swan in Fog


Posted by Neil Vanderwolf on Tue Nov 23, 2021 9:34 pm

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A beautiful Mute Swan on the Pitt River (BC, Canada) from several years ago. I used DAP Pro and Photoshop mostly...
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by david fletcher on Wed Nov 24, 2021 3:11 am
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Beautiful interpretation Neil. Works a treat! Well done.
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by Cynthia Crawford on Wed Nov 24, 2021 4:55 am
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This is just lovely- the swan is nicely detailed yet painterly, and the soft reflection and background merge beautifully into a misty blend. Exceptional work!
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by Carol Clarke on Wed Nov 24, 2021 5:03 am
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He looks so proud! I love the effect that he seems to be rising from the depths of the water like some mythical creature from the mists of time. Beautifully done, Neil!

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by Carol Clarke on Wed Nov 24, 2021 5:04 am
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He looks so proud! I love the effect that he seems to be rising from the depths of the water like some mythical creature from the mists of time. Beautifully done, Neil!

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by Mary Brun on Thu Nov 25, 2021 9:18 am
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You did a terrific work Neil.
Starting from the shot, the pose of the swan which is already beautiful of him,
but the interpretation you have drawn in it enhances it 100 times more. Really a wonderful watercolor.
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by dandc on Sat Nov 27, 2021 4:43 am
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Masterfully processed and presented - well done!
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by ADKShooter on Sat Nov 27, 2021 4:38 pm
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I agree very much with Mary in that it already is a great shot but your post work is really a terrific compliment to the final image.
 

by John Labrenz on Thu Dec 02, 2021 11:39 pm
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Beautifully done...really enhances this swan!
 

by Neil Vanderwolf on Tue Dec 07, 2021 8:52 pm
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Thanks all, I appreciate your comments!
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