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by melbarnes
Wed Dec 18, 2019 6:39 pm
Forum: Forum Competitions
Topic: #230 Its Christmas
Replies: 6
Views: 235

Re: #230 Its Christmas

Christmas Day in Vienna
by melbarnes
Sun Dec 01, 2019 11:27 pm
Forum: Forum Competitions
Topic: #229 A LITTLE NIGHT PHOTOGRAPHY
Replies: 8
Views: 375

Re: #229 A LITTLE NIGHT PHOTOGRAPHY

Hard Rock Cafe, Printworks, Manchester
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by melbarnes
Thu Nov 14, 2019 11:20 pm
Forum: Forum Competitions
Topic: #218 Sunrise or sunset
Replies: 10
Views: 546

Re: #218 Sunrise or sunset

Sunset Over the Grand Canyon, Arizona
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by melbarnes
Mon Oct 28, 2019 4:57 pm
Forum: Forum Competitions
Topic: #227 Time
Replies: 7
Views: 497

Re: #227 Time

Time has not been kind to me...... :lol:
by melbarnes
Mon Oct 28, 2019 12:03 am
Forum: Forum Competitions
Topic: #226 Autumn
Replies: 11
Views: 720

Re: #226 Autumn

John Chappell: Nice autumn red and orange colours making the subject really stand out in this image, and a great bokeh effect too. Maybe would benefit from darkening the sky/background which is just a tad bright? Anne Smith : A lovely harbour scene with nice reflections in the water – my kind of ima...
by melbarnes
Fri Oct 11, 2019 12:19 am
Forum: Forum Competitions
Topic: #226 Autumn
Replies: 11
Views: 720

#226 Autumn

It's that time of year again, the nights are drawing in, and the leaves are turning from green to gold, so my topic for the next forum competition is “Autumn” – I’m particularly interested in the lovely images you can produce with lovely autumnal hues. The closing date is Sunday 27th October at midn...
by melbarnes
Fri Oct 11, 2019 12:16 am
Forum: Forum Competitions
Topic: #225 INSPIRED BY QUEEN (THE GROUP OF COURSE)
Replies: 14
Views: 1011

Re: #225 INSPIRED BY QUEEN (THE GROUP OF COURSE)

Thanks, Mike – there were some real good entries for this one – it’s hard to pick a favourite, but I love the humour in the one by Gordon Armstrong! I'll get my thinking cap on now for a new topic!
by melbarnes
Mon Sep 23, 2019 10:48 pm
Forum: Forum Competitions
Topic: #225 INSPIRED BY QUEEN (THE GROUP OF COURSE)
Replies: 14
Views: 1011

Re: #225 INSPIRED BY QUEEN (THE GROUP OF COURSE)

"You're my best friend"......
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by melbarnes
Fri Sep 06, 2019 4:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: ADAPS Exhibition at Leigh Spinners Mill
Replies: 1
Views: 311

ADAPS Exhibition at Leigh Spinners Mill

The exhibition at Leigh Spinners is fully up and running now until 30th September. We have managed to fit all the photographs supplied by the members onto the frames that the L&CPU have kindly loaned us.

Address: Park Ln, Leigh WN7 2LB

Phone: 01942 673232
by melbarnes
Thu Sep 05, 2019 11:13 pm
Forum: Forum Competitions
Topic: #224 My best image of this summer
Replies: 10
Views: 1065

Re: #224 My best image of this summer

Parliament building on the Danube, Budapest by night
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by melbarnes
Mon Aug 19, 2019 11:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sunday Morning Workshop
Replies: 2
Views: 735

Re: Sunday Morning Workshop

Sorry, Stuart - I've only just seen this!! And no, it wasn't full - we didn't put a limit on the number of attendees.
by melbarnes
Mon Aug 05, 2019 7:01 pm
Forum: Forum Competitions
Topic: #223 Landscape
Replies: 8
Views: 1018

Re: #223 Landscape

Perch rock, New Brighton
by melbarnes
Mon Jul 29, 2019 4:16 pm
Forum: Syllabus Updates and Discussion
Topic: Saturday Morning Workshop, 27th July 2019
Replies: 2
Views: 415

Re: Saturday Morning Workshop, 27th July 2019

Thanks John, and for your and Sue's input too. Despite me passing on what I know, there were contributions from you, Sue, Adam, Simon and Gordon on how to carry out certain tasks that I wasn't aware of, so it just shows the value of these workshops - everyone learning from each other. Long may they ...
by melbarnes
Mon Jul 29, 2019 4:06 pm
Forum: Forum Competitions
Topic: #222. Water
Replies: 6
Views: 919

Re: #222. Water

John Chappell is on holiday in France (...when is he not?... :D ), and therefore he has asked me to pass on his choice of the winner in this competition. His comments are as follows: "Not many to choose from but also not an easy choice. I've gone for Northumbrian Coast by Alan Kemp. Great shutter sp...
by melbarnes
Thu Jul 25, 2019 1:36 pm
Forum: Syllabus Updates and Discussion
Topic: Saturday Morning Workshop, 27th July 2019
Replies: 2
Views: 415

Saturday Morning Workshop, 27th July 2019

Just to remind all ADAPS members - I'm doing a workshop on Photoshop this Saturday morning (27th July), 10:00 until 12:00 or later. I will be covering a few things, including Camera Raw adjustments, masks, layers, adjustment layers, re-touching portraits, tools, etc. Feel free to bring your laptop a...