Cranbury Punch!

© Michelle Alton

Cranbury Punch!

Michelle Alton level-classic 2/23/2013 4:37:38 AM

This was an experiment using one of presets of TOPAZ Black & White (2), newly released.

I'd like to know if anyone installed it and then had to uninstall and re-install the PhotoFXLab plug-in. I did and had a bad experience which TOPAZ has not sorted out yet. DARN! I can't use PhotoFXLab now, and I REALLY liked it! #1516082

Bojan Bencic level-classic 2/23/2013 5:12:15 AM

Great treatment on both photos, Michelle. Love the tone on first one. #10580056

Mary K. Robison level-classic 2/23/2013 5:47:23 AM

Interesting name for such a fierce(but-also-noble)-looking man, Michelle. Both photos are well-shot, especially after that nice man let you get on your hands and knees to move in closer...Intrepid is an excellent adjective in this instance. #10580104

Monnie Ryan 2/23/2013 5:47:40 AM

I'll sure give you a high score for your ducking ability! :-D Well done! #10580106

Gord MacEachern level-classic 2/23/2013 5:49:33 AM

Wonderful photography Michelle, both could easily grace the front cover of a sports mag!! #10580108

Tiia Vissak level-classic 2/23/2013 6:54:57 AM

a great b&w portrait! #10580180

Connie J. Bagot 2/23/2013 7:09:23 AM

Really wonderful b/w portrait! Love the pose and the expression that you caught! #10580209

Jack Ryan 2/23/2013 7:59:35 AM

Worth the effort...a great portrait of this super athlete. Very well done. #10580259

frank w. degenhardt level-classic 2/23/2013 8:10:16 AM

He will win this fight. I love reading about all you had to do to get this shot as usual, persistence is rewarded with a gold winning picture. I love the intensity of his face as he gets ready to do some more work out. Love your people photography Michelle. Have a wonderful weekend my friend. #10580272

Jill Odice level-classic 2/23/2013 8:32:15 AM

You did what you had to do to get this wonderful closeup! Well worth probably getting stepped on :-) #10580297

Martha R. Mazon level-classic 2/23/2013 8:45:33 AM

You are indeed, Michelle! Great job on this evocative and revealing portrait, expertly presenting in rich B&W tones. #10580309

Bill Johnson level-classic 2/23/2013 10:00:32 AM

Michelle, Great capture and presentation in BW. Even better work now that we know the "whole story." #10580387

Mike Clime level-classic 2/23/2013 12:57:47 PM

Nice portrait, great tones! PS - the bridge was originally a railroad bridge used to haul copper ore from the Kennecott mine. It is vehicular now but only one lane. I walked it a couple of times. There is a catwalk below the deck that you can also walk on. #10580570

Terry Cervi level-classic 2/23/2013 6:20:20 PM

Good for you, Michelle. You do what you have to for those "winning" shots!! Fantastic! #10580819

Carol L. Fowler 2/23/2013 6:45:38 PM

Wow- 48 and still the champ! I always root for the Mature guy! #10580845

Barbara Waldoch level-classic 2/23/2013 9:28:23 PM

You did a great job, Michelle! #10580954

Rona L. Schwarz 2/23/2013 9:59:08 PM

Another terrific B&W portrait of this star athlete,Michelle - it was well worth the effort to capture him! I recently installed Topaz's B&W_2 (which is a big improvement, I think), but I don't have PhotoFXLab. They seem to have a lot of problems with it, however. #10580978

Robert K. Bemus level-classic 2/23/2013 11:23:09 PM

That guy is gnarly. Great portrait and editing, Michelle!! You definitely get the Most Intrepid award for this!! #10581000

Renee Doyle level-classic 2/24/2013 12:29:20 AM

The things we need to do to get the job!!!! Worth the effort Michelle - fantastic portrait! #10581061

Yulianto Soeroso level-classic 2/24/2013 3:54:23 AM

wow #10581142

Ann H. Belus level-classic 2/24/2013 6:41:06 AM

Most intrepid? Definitely! Awesome portrait, Michelle! #10581340

Emile Abbott level-classic 3/5/2013 12:48:32 PM

Fabulous in B&W but I would not get in the ring with him. #10597620

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-classic 3/8/2013 6:59:41 AM

Great capture of this man Michelle!

jo ann c. #10601221

Stephen Zacker level-classic 3/12/2013 1:20:49 PM

Powerful portrait #10606679

Thomas E. Hinds level-classic 3/31/2013 2:51:33 PM

Great image of this storied fighter! I am in awe of your tenacity and skills! Great work, Michelle! Wow! #10636369

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Exif: F Number: 3.2, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/125 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 2500, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 70.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark III

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