Valve and stem

Posted by
Harry (Apex, NC, United States) on 24 May 2014 in Transportation and Portfolio.

I liked the shapes, but the original color was mostly black on black. Treatment with Topaz Simplify produced this.

SONY SLT-A77V 1/60 second F/8.0 ISO 400 42 mm (35mm equiv.)

Welcome to all. I began blogging Retained-Images in 2004 at It is gone now.

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

Beautiful perspective, light and color. I love the processing! A wonderful composition!

25 May 2014 1:46am

Etsu from Kyoto, Japan

Great capture. I admire your taste. Nice treatment and color. Have a nice Sunday, Harry. :)

25 May 2014 4:32am

Evelyne Dubos from Le Mans, France

Beautiful detail & painting effet

25 May 2014 7:45am

jean pierre from paris, France

belle lumière! amitiés

25 May 2014 7:46am

Don from Spokane, United States

The end result is a fine image of this valve and steam. I like the unique looking colors. I especially like the glow on the bottom of the pipe.

25 May 2014 2:30pm

Tat à l'Oeil from Paris, France

amazing !

25 May 2014 5:20pm

@Tat à l'Oeil: Thank you/

Langevine from Angers, France


25 May 2014 5:31pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

I love the light - SImplify really softens the tetures

25 May 2014 6:14pm

marie-france from Mesves sur Loire, France

Bonne lumière, bon rendu, ça me plait !

26 May 2014 3:02pm

grant from kansas city, United States


1 Jun 2014 7:54pm

John Jungklaus from Chase Mills, NY, United States

Fantastic !! I like it alot, especially the light !! I'll stop back to see many of these images I've missed !! best regards, john

2 Jun 2014 2:28am