A bird with no name

We have in our vicinity a Bird Lady.  She rescues birds, mostly parrots.  When our grandson was out over the weekend we asked if we could visit her, thinking he would enjoy seeing the parrots.  She, however, offered to visit us and arrived with three of her birds.  Let me introduce the Love Bird, as yet unnamed, who, sadly has lost her mate.  I’m not … Continue reading A bird with no name

Photo Editing to song titles 3

Oh please, say to me You’ll let me be your man And please, say to me You’ll let me hold your hand I want to hold your hand, Lennon/McCartney I used Paint to take out a lot of the clutter and tidied that effect using Sagelight power box light blender controls to blow out the background and also to deepen the blacks, converted it to … Continue reading Photo Editing to song titles 3

Photo Editing to song titles 2

So I just did me some talkin’ to the sun And I said I didn’t like the way he got things done Sleepin’ on the job Those raindrops are fallin’ on my head, they keep fallin’ Raindrops keep fallin’ on my head – B. J. Thomas Using Sagelight, I cropped the original, changed it to duotone and added soft focus. Sonel’s photo editing challenge: song … Continue reading Photo Editing to song titles 2

Photo Editing to song titles 1

Oh, city streets, The stories that they tell, Oh, city streets, They can be heaven, they can be hell”    City Streets, Carole King I cropped my original and used Fotosketcher to apply the painterly technique, then used Photoscape to adjust the colours to my liking.  This is the original … “Sonel’s photo editing challenge: song titles” Continue reading Photo Editing to song titles 1