Photo Art Friday: Orton Effect No.15

The original image was captured at Port Crescent State Park in Port Austin Michigan. The Orton Effect was pioneered by Michael Orton in an effect to imitate watercolor paintings. The technique was developed in the era before everything was digital and was done by sandwiching two transparencies of the exact same composition where one slideContinue reading “Photo Art Friday: Orton Effect No.15”

Purple Calibrachoa

I’m sure there was a fancy name for this particular shade of purple but while doing research for this post i stumbled across several different names like Hawaiian Luau, Isabell Purple, or Royal King. While you could check the tag that has all of this information that comes with the plant at purchase it isContinue reading “Purple Calibrachoa”

Wandering Wednesday: The Detroit River Walk

Original photo captured October 2021 An alteration of more distant era. Sorry for not going out this last week, I seem to have sprained my left foot, how exactly this happened is beyond me but all I know is I had trouble walking over the weekend so i more or less had to rest myContinue reading “Wandering Wednesday: The Detroit River Walk”