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Dawson Lumber Mill

Posted by
john4jack (Corvallis, Oregon, United States) on 31 January 2010 in Business & Industry and Portfolio.

This was on the way from the Finley Wildlife Reserve to Alsea Falls (where we got drenched). For fun, I decided to apply onOne's Holga preset in PhotoTools. This concludes the series. (That sky portends the steady rain we experienced at Alsea Falls. See January 16.)

NIKON D700 1/400 second F/11.0 ISO 800 48 mm (35mm equiv.)

Stinkbug Photography from Cochise County, United States

Great color and a little bit of history. What a wonderful combination. I did get a chuckle that there is actually a Holga preset out there. I love the camera but had no idea they took it a step further.

31 Jan 2010 5:40am

@Stinkbug Photography: With Holga cameras being popular, you just knew there would be presets.

Isidro from Barcelona, Spain

interesante efecto movimiento, fantastico!

31 Jan 2010 5:44am

Scott F. Schilling from San Martin, United States

I like the focus point and the processing work! I like the pine covered trees in the distance and the lumber mill details are spectacular!

31 Jan 2010 5:59am

Annie Viguié from Bordeaux, France

i love this effect !

31 Jan 2010 6:00am

Mathilde Collot from Fontainebleau, France

I think the effect is particularly successful! One feels an urge to do away with the rain and go very quickly! A beautiful movement speed!

31 Jan 2010 6:18am

Marie LC from Voiron, France

intéressant cet effet de mouvement

31 Jan 2010 7:03am

Richard Geven from Montferland, Netherlands

Nice shot Jack. I love the blur in this photo. It looks great.

31 Jan 2010 7:09am

kiwisa from North Shore, New Zealand

The Holga effect is great- very clever processing of a lovely scene

31 Jan 2010 7:43am

LESLIE from norwich, United Kingdom

Great processing Jack ~ great choice on using the Holga effect .... Have not tried this part of the plug it yet >

31 Jan 2010 7:49am

rem_la from Villiers, France

magnifique couleur pour cette composition filante !

31 Jan 2010 7:50am

Dulcie from Danville, CA, United States

A very cool effect. Love the feeling of movement on each side of the frame. Beautiful color.

31 Jan 2010 8:02am

Anna.C from LA ROCHELLE, France

great processing ! I love this motion effect !

31 Jan 2010 8:03am

Mhélène from Paris, France

beautiful ! Colors are great and I like the speed impression in the trees !

31 Jan 2010 8:25am

PATRICK from miramas, France

very great capture and traitement

31 Jan 2010 9:05am

mo.langel from Courtelary, Switzerland

Bel effet de mouvement!

31 Jan 2010 9:07am

Paco Díaz from Palma de Mallorca, Spain

I like very much the effect of the processing, beautiful landscape and colors :)

31 Jan 2010 9:09am

Florence from Paris, France

You happily combine a panoramic vision and the movement effect Jack, it adds a lot of dynamism to your shot.

31 Jan 2010 10:00am

MK from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

The effect n fantastic brilliance on the subject made it comes forward to meet u

31 Jan 2010 10:22am

Elena Kotrotsou from Drossia, Greece

Terrific composition!

31 Jan 2010 11:44am

Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

Freezing the motion ... from a vehicle, I guess! A perfect image of everything that you leave behind. Well explained the passage of time. An instant that flew! Great message and very expressive! A big hug today why is Sunday, accompanied by many kisses dear friend Jack! and thanks!

31 Jan 2010 12:03pm

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

It's fun to play with softwares. Holga effect on this pic is successful.

31 Jan 2010 12:17pm

@Hiro: Thanks. Your HDR today is the way that I like to see HDR used.

STEED from Gueret, France

Nice effect,yes...

31 Jan 2010 12:22pm

Lorraine from Gatineau, Canada

Love the visual on this, well done Jack :)

31 Jan 2010 1:22pm

Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

Good Holga effect Jack, in fact it probably looks better than the one in Nik Silver Efex, which I find is far too heavy.

31 Jan 2010 2:21pm

Don Wiley from spokane, United States

I like the special effect applied to this image. Nice feeling of action in this shot. I can almost hear the pitter patter of the rain drops. Nicely done!

31 Jan 2010 2:38pm

Laur from Clermont-Ferrand, France

Bel effet de mouvement !

31 Jan 2010 2:39pm

Barbara from Florida, United States

The Holga effect works wonderful for this image. Very nice composition. I love the scene with the hills in the background.
A beautiful part of the country you live in, rain or shine, it's magnificent.

31 Jan 2010 3:05pm

Jaap from Friesland, Netherlands

Special effect. As a result, I like the focus on the mill.

31 Jan 2010 3:06pm

Barbara from Florida, United States

I just checked further about Finley Wildlife Reserve, such an interesting place to discover and capture wildlife. They even have a photographer's blind you can reserve.

31 Jan 2010 3:11pm

@Barbara: The trail to the blind was incredibly muddy that Friday; so we skipped it. Besides, you need a reservation in winter; guess they don't want the trail all torn up.

MrsAmber from West Wickham, United Kingdom

Great processing A fine composition.

31 Jan 2010 3:23pm

Susan from Fort Lauderdale, FL, United States

wonderful shot, and you've used my most favorite preset in phototools!!! i just love what can be done with that program, and you've chosen well!!

31 Jan 2010 4:01pm

@Susan: It's interesting how you got drawn to onOne because of FocalPoint but have ended up becoming a devotee of PhotoTools.

Sof from Neuchâtel, Switzerland

Joli impression de vitesse avec des couleurs fortes

31 Jan 2010 4:12pm

alex centrella from California, United States

a beautiful country scene !

31 Jan 2010 4:16pm

Susan from Fort Lauderdale, FL, United States

Funny how that happened, huh???? I still use the focalpoint, but i really love the photo tools!!! and if you were the one that pointed me in the direction of focalpoint, then I owe you a bunch of thanks!!!

31 Jan 2010 4:22pm

@Susan: Yep, I'm the guy.

tataray from France

Superbe mouvement et de belles couleurs.

31 Jan 2010 5:22pm

Stefan from Thiersee, Austria

Like the zoom effect, fine image!

31 Jan 2010 5:25pm

kerfendal from Paris, France

nice landscape with a great impression of speed

31 Jan 2010 5:46pm

Self-Indulgence from Chicagoland, United States

I like that kiss of motion in this. Funny you mention the Holga preset, I just got a Holga 120N, but I think your way is easier and more immediate ;)

31 Jan 2010 5:52pm

Yvon from Orleans, France

terrefic capture, nice colors

31 Jan 2010 6:12pm

SOUL AFLAME from The bosom of Mother Nature, United Kingdom

Such a great shot, Jack. The sprawling landscape is beautifully presented here and your use of the preset here works superbly well.

31 Jan 2010 6:15pm

Mohsen from Tehran, Iran

Realy lovely

31 Jan 2010 6:34pm

Bonvilston from Cardiff, United Kingdom

What a great shot ! It really expresses the power of nature and the way man has tamed it

31 Jan 2010 8:23pm

Irene from France

Very good effect ! I like this !

31 Jan 2010 8:24pm

@Irene: Where have you been??

marc battault from clermont ferrand, France

beautiful sense of movement, jack!
friendships!

31 Jan 2010 9:01pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Very cool, Jack!

31 Jan 2010 9:31pm

akarui from Kagoshima, Japan

The treatment gives a feeling of a picture taken from a moving car. A wood factory isn't it?

31 Jan 2010 11:23pm

@akarui: Yes,

hgmartins photography from Ontario, GTA, Canada

Great efect!

1 Feb 2010 1:42am

Ajay from Pune, India

An excellent PoV.

1 Feb 2010 1:53am

Toni from Eastern Washington, United States

Very cool, Jack. I like the effect and love that light!

1 Feb 2010 2:38am

Susan from Sausalito, United States

I don't know much about holga, but I do know when a photograph is stunning.

1 Feb 2010 2:49am

[email protected] from Paris, France

Colors melting with speed sensations are so cool here

1 Feb 2010 12:03pm

daniela scharnowski from Berlin, Germany

swett focus, the speed increases by watching, excellent treatment.

1 Feb 2010 8:02pm

bekkah from Pennsylvania, United States

very cool effect!!

1 Feb 2010 11:30pm

Claudia from Illinois, United States

What a wonderful effect! Love the rich, saturated colors here, too!

2 Feb 2010 4:57pm