Images & Observations

Green Hot Rod Detail

Nikon D7000 18-135mm @ 35mm ISO 620 3-bkts f/22 Lr3, HEP1; TpzSim

A closer view and from a slightly different angle of the Green Hot Rod, emphasizing the power plant.  I applied an oil paint effect using the Topaz Labs Simplify plug-in for Photoshop.  This is part of my exploration of painterly effects used with photographic images.  My aim here is not to document, but rather to convey the essence of the scene in a manner that evokes emotional thought.

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10 responses

  1. Excellent Photograph !

    August 10, 2011 at 1:12 PM

  2. Lovely detail, and i really like the green color. It has such a great shade.

    August 10, 2011 at 2:45 PM

    • Thanks, Miroslav. Yes, the colorfully painted cars always catch my eye.

      August 10, 2011 at 5:13 PM

  3. zoom zoom… nice shot Wayne.

    August 10, 2011 at 5:22 PM

  4. markya

    nice photo and nice car! 🙂

    August 10, 2011 at 5:39 PM

    • Thanks for the comment and for stopping by, markya.

      August 12, 2011 at 11:21 PM

  5. Ken Bello

    I see those straight pipes coming out and I’ll bet you can hear this thing coming a mile away. Great processing for a rod like this.

    August 11, 2011 at 4:05 PM

    • Thanks, Ken, and yes hearing those pipes would be music to my ears too.

      August 12, 2011 at 11:22 PM

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