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Moss Rose Swirl

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Moss Rose Swirl
Moss Rose Swirl

I started with a photo of moss rose flowers. (3 different colors plus the green stems).
Using GIMP 2, I did two things with the photo:
1. Filter > Distorts > Whirl and Pinch (I did this several times)
2. Next... Filter > Map > Make Seamless



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  Moss Rose Swirl Original
Moss Rose Swirl Original
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Ken Slade
BetterPhoto Member Since: 9/30/2006
    Here is the original photo.


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12/2/2006 12:37:04 PM

 
Colette M. Metcalf
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Wonderful effects and colors!! I like both images!


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12/2/2006 1:47:57 PM

 
Jesselyn 
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That looks awesome! Would make a great optical illusion book cover! But it would also look great anywhere!


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12/2/2006 2:51:35 PM

 
Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna
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Both images are beautiful, Ken!!! ^.^ Kitty


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12/3/2006 5:56:55 AM

 
John Connolly
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What an incredible end result, Ken! Beautiful darkroom work!


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12/4/2006 1:57:03 PM

 
Colette M. Metcalf
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Congrats, Ken!!


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1/24/2007 4:21:18 PM

 
Kay E. Mahoney
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Congratulations on your finalist. Good luck in the next round.


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1/25/2007 8:53:02 AM

 
eileen bedford
BetterPhoto Member Since: 2/26/2006
 

Congratulations on such a creative Finalist, Ken...


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1/25/2007 9:27:55 AM

 
Ken Slade
BetterPhoto Member Since: 9/30/2006
 

THANKS for the comments. To be honest, I was disappointed in November and December. I entered about 22 photos in December. This one was my least favorite. I was really hoping one of my gull shots would be a finalist. But I guess the competition in animals is just too stiff with so many outstanding entries.


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1/25/2007 9:38:24 AM

 
JOHN V. ROSCICH
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CONGRATS KEN
JOHN


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1/25/2007 2:40:12 PM

 
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nice work here!


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1/25/2007 2:59:58 PM

 
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