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Erica Murphy
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Monthly theme Color Popping Techniques


Can anyone help me with the category this month: Color Popping Techniques? I looked thru entries and they are all over the place. I can't find any kind of explanation, so I thought I'd ask here.


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1/4/2019 7:26:48 PM

 
Martha R. Mazon
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  Since we don't get explanations or examples, if the themes aren't obvious, all we can do is guess.

I'm equally puzzled by "Trees in an Expansive Landscape".


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1/11/2019 6:10:36 AM

 
Jill Odice
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  Erica, my take on it is using filters to make the colors POP in an image...like using Nik or Topaz filters...
Martha, my take on the trees thing would maybe be like a big field with a lone tree? Or maybe a mountainside covered in trees?
I always just post whatever I think it means to me, or if I am not sure I put it under the Catch All category :-)


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1/14/2019 6:45:52 AM

 
Erica Murphy
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  Thank you both for your replies. I look at the category and still can't tell. I get the tree one but not the color popping. If it said selective color or color changing or different wording it might be more clear. I can pop colors just by adding contrast.


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1/14/2019 12:24:46 PM

 
Usman M. Bajwa
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  I am with you Erica, as I also did not understand the true meaning of the category, so what did I do? I have mixed it up. I have put one with selective coloring entry, one where I increased the saturation, another one will just be fall colored lit leaves against a blue sky. So, basically whatever excites my fancy :)


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1/17/2019 11:09:01 PM

 
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