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Dōmo arigatō, Mr. Roboto

Posted by
Steve Rice (Olympia, United States) on 4 September 2011 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

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Calusarus from St Sorlin en Valloire, France

A beautiful processing !

4 Sep 2011 5:07am

Bill Brown from California, United States

The processing gives it a different dimension! I like it.

4 Sep 2011 5:36am

DULCIE from Danville, CA, United States

A vibrant and dynamic treatment. The 'hairy' frame somehow mirrors the texture of the cactus...They are making me think of zippers. ;-) I love this image.

4 Sep 2011 5:48am

Marie LC from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

Nice processing !

4 Sep 2011 5:50am

k@ from Paris, France

Colors are again a marvel in that bright light and i love the presentation, i don't like vignetting in general but here, sincerly, it's splendid !

4 Sep 2011 6:22am

PATRICK from miramas, France


4 Sep 2011 7:26am

Francisco Romero from Carbajal de la Legua, Spain

Great processing to produce those beautiful colors.

4 Sep 2011 8:18am

Ioanaz from Bucharest, Romania

Wow! this look enormous and so imposing! Great POV !

4 Sep 2011 9:19am

Shaahin Bahremand from Tehran, Iran

oh ! this one is so nice
well done indeed

4 Sep 2011 9:53am

Florence from Paris, France

POF is fine and as well is this nice and bright crossed colored sky dear ! love the frame (of course). Did you try the tutorial successfully ?

4 Sep 2011 10:05am

@Florence: Yes, I finally got busy and did some. They'll be up in a few days.

Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

Wonderful colour and tones, very nicely done.

4 Sep 2011 10:13am

Paco Díaz from Palma de Mallorca, Spain

Wonderful! I like the POW and that colors!

4 Sep 2011 10:28am

Stefanie from Paris, France

Great! Interesting processing!

4 Sep 2011 10:35am

J.R. from Ginowan, Japan

PP is great; who is Mr. Cactus politely saying thank you to?

4 Sep 2011 11:18am

@J.R.: The title is inspired by the song "Mr. Roboto" by Styx.

Z from Shanghai, China

Great color! Very rich tones!

4 Sep 2011 11:25am

Mariana M. from Waterloo, Canada

great green of background !

4 Sep 2011 11:33am

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

Beautiful colour and pp treatment here Steve! ;-)

4 Sep 2011 12:10pm

Anna.C from LA ROCHELLE, France

superb angle of view ! I love your colors treatment !

4 Sep 2011 12:18pm

Daryl Johnson from New Malden, United Kingdom

Colour processing really suits this.

4 Sep 2011 1:13pm

Heinz from Hamm, Germany

sehr gute Verarbeitung.

4 Sep 2011 2:50pm

Don from Spokane, United States

Funny well named title! I like the warm glow on this spiky giant. Well done.

4 Sep 2011 3:06pm

Mhelene from Paris, France

Superb perspectiv and wonderful treatment .

4 Sep 2011 4:37pm

mo.langel from Courtelary, Switzerland

Excellent! Superb angle of view!

4 Sep 2011 4:59pm

franz from Baden, Austria

brilliant angle, perfect treatment, excellent frame, baffling title! ;-))

4 Sep 2011 5:55pm

Victoria - Foto from Sweden

Wow, very nice photo!

4 Sep 2011 6:08pm

AMH from Buenos Aires, Argentina

todo un titan . un beso . Alejandra

4 Sep 2011 6:18pm

Veronique from Hautes-Pyrénées, France

looks like arms up

4 Sep 2011 7:11pm

Joelaindien from France

superb !

4 Sep 2011 7:17pm

RBL from Oxford, United States

Great photo, vibrant color and light...nice presentation!

4 Sep 2011 8:04pm

saeed from Tehran, Iran

well done.I like it's light

4 Sep 2011 9:20pm

Dokmateo from Manila, Philippines

I like the process!

4 Sep 2011 11:02pm

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

very cool processing

4 Sep 2011 11:56pm

vu@granby - Wolfgang from Granby, Québec, Canada

Love the processing!

4 Sep 2011 11:59pm

DarkElf from Perth, Australia

fantastic composition and processing! i like the angle here and the detail is superb as well!

5 Sep 2011 2:40am

BBM from United Kingdom

The original cactus shot! well captured !

5 Sep 2011 6:13am

Jason Politte from Conway, AR, United States

Excellent processing, and I love that title!

5 Sep 2011 9:58pm

Phil David Morris 2011 from Saskatoon, Toronto, New York, Canada

Very powerful portrait of immense beauty enshrined in this amazing photo.

12 Sep 2011 6:01pm

LoulouPix from New York, United States

Congratulations Steve!
This picture is one of the Best of the week. I loved the cinema atmosphere in it. Very nice!

21 Sep 2011 2:23am

Diana from Olympia, United States

well done

21 Sep 2011 8:38pm

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