Driving the Herd

© Jeff W. Robinson

Driving the Herd

Jeff W. Robinson Student 8/11/2009 3:19:31 AM

Original Image #1166776

Alan L. Borror 8/11/2009 3:23:03 AM

Fantastic image, Jeff! Wonderful conversion and great result! #7837444

Doug Pignet 8/11/2009 3:29:53 AM

Very nice work to get the older feel. Nice comp and point of view here, Jeff. #7837457

MELODIE C. ROBERTS 8/11/2009 3:30:53 AM

You Have Succeeded!!
Fantastic Capture and Conversion Jeff!! #7837459

Colette M. Metcalf 8/11/2009 3:31:47 AM

Wonderful work!!! #7837462

Carolyn M. Fletcher 8/11/2009 3:43:20 AM

Love the old time look of this! Great work! #7837496

Gord MacEachern 8/11/2009 3:51:02 AM

Great work on this cool image Jeff, it really does look like and old historical image! #7837530

Tammy M. Anderson 8/11/2009 4:05:33 AM

This is outstanding, Jeff. Love the old look conversion. #7837594

Karen E. Michaels 8/11/2009 4:07:15 AM

Thank you for showing the original Jeff.
We can not only admire your work, but from where the creativity came. OUTSTANDING! #7837600

Marilyn Cornwell 8/11/2009 4:20:48 AM

This is a treasure of learning and results for me! Thanks so much! #7837647

Amy M. Wilson 8/11/2009 4:21:09 AM

Great capture, effects and presentation, Jeff! #7837648

Bonnie C. Lackey 8/11/2009 4:28:43 AM

Oh, this is special, Jeff! Great job! #7837687

Carol Sawyer 8/11/2009 4:32:30 AM

Outstanding work, tones and effects, Jeff!! #7837704

Walter Graziano 8/11/2009 4:35:18 AM

It works! Nicely done! #7837714

Val Feldman 8/11/2009 4:41:40 AM

Outstanding conversion and effects, Jeff. I love these unique slice-of-TX shots of yours. This is just perfect. Amazing and outstanding work...Bravo! #7837747

Stan J. Bendkowski 8/11/2009 4:43:38 AM

Great work, Jeff! Nice composition and effects. #7837759

Peter Appelbaum 8/11/2009 4:44:26 AM

Great capture and presentaion Jeff. Peter #7837765

Agnes Fegan 8/11/2009 4:52:47 AM

Wow, terrific conversion Jeff; I think I see John Wayne in the saddle lol! #7837798

John Benway 8/11/2009 5:03:48 AM

Beautifully done Jeff, it definitely has the look of a cattle drive taken back in the 18's. Great job.
John #7837829

Linda D. Lester 8/11/2009 5:13:44 AM

Very nice....I like what you did to it! I like the good ole days look! #7837856

Monnie Ryan 8/11/2009 5:44:40 AM

Fantastic job on giving this the look and feel of days gone by, Jeff! An outstanding image I can see on a museum wall! #7837961

Anita N. Hogue 8/11/2009 5:45:25 AM

Fantastic look Jeff! I love what you've done! #7837965

Bobby Ray Goodman 8/11/2009 6:22:35 AM

Hi Jeff,Now that is the life and one of my fav.Absolutely beautiful effects!!!!! #7838123

Lynn M. Whitt 8/11/2009 6:28:15 AM

Great capture, tones, and effects... #7838159

Joy Rector 8/11/2009 6:55:02 AM

beautiful, great job #7838218

David Phalen 8/11/2009 7:32:13 AM

I remember the original image and you've done great job taking it back to the late 1800s!! #7838322

Boyd L. Alexander 8/11/2009 7:42:27 AM

Terrific capture Jeff...and I especially like the effects ...perfect for this exceptional image! #7838357

Margaret R. Barry 8/11/2009 7:47:33 AM

Fantastic capture and effects, Jeff! #7838377

ROLAN NARMAN 8/11/2009 7:48:38 AM

Outstanding capture and effects Jeff! #7838382

Karen Bacon 8/11/2009 7:53:33 AM

fantastic creation jeff! #7838404

Jeana Clark 8/11/2009 9:11:13 AM


Fabulous effects Jeff!!!
Looks like a wonderful pastime to get involved in.
Terrific work!

~J~ #7838605

Tammy Scott 8/11/2009 9:25:46 AM

Terrific image and great effect! #7838643

Nadine A. Lewis 8/11/2009 9:51:26 AM

E X C E L L E N T ! ! ! ! ! LOVE the tones and treatment, Jeff!!! <>< #7838679

Tiia Vissak 8/11/2009 10:06:48 AM

a wonderful scene! #7838722

Ann Coates 8/11/2009 10:27:49 AM

What a fantastic sight Jeff and your treatment has worked so well on this image. It is outstanding. #7838772

Lorraine A. Cook 8/11/2009 10:37:46 AM

The effects you chose sure do make us feel like we've entered a time capsule to the past, Jeff!!<:))

Beautiful capture, My Friend!<:))

I forwarded the link to hubby...hopefully, George can do something to save the apple tree. That tree is over 20 years old...

#7838797

Claudia Kuhn 8/11/2009 10:49:42 AM

Great old time feel to this Jeff, wonderful effects and tones. #7838828

Jessica Jenney 8/11/2009 11:27:53 AM

Fantastic editing and vintage feel, Jeff! Beautiful work! #7838921

Courtenay Vanderbilt 8/11/2009 11:44:36 AM

Wonderful conversion, Jeff! Looks like it's right out of the late 1800's! #7838957

Carol L. Fowler 8/11/2009 11:46:42 AM

I think you achieved the effect stupendously! #7838959

Mike Clime 8/11/2009 12:37:41 PM

Nice capture and the effects are perfect! #7839062

Manuel Barrera 8/11/2009 12:54:56 PM

like the effects, a slight yellow tint would give it the aged look #7839111

Amalia Sylvia Arriaga Salinas 8/11/2009 1:32:05 PM

Wonderful image and effects Jeff!,
Amalia #7839239

Marcel J. Fernandez 8/11/2009 1:32:54 PM

Great work on this one, Jeff!

Marcel #7839241

Kerry Hill 8/11/2009 2:04:02 PM

Wonderful image and effects Jeff, beautifully done!! #7839322

Eugenio Diaz 8/11/2009 2:45:12 PM

AWESOME PP work, Jeff...well done, my friend! #7839423

Tammy Espino 8/11/2009 2:50:55 PM

Awesome work! :) #7839450

Cathy Barrows 8/11/2009 2:59:30 PM

very cool...i hope to see this #7839478

A P 8/11/2009 3:56:41 PM

To a city girl like me this is an incredible view. I love what you did to this capture. It does look timeless. Well done, Jeff #7839638

Stephanie A. Laird 8/11/2009 4:07:40 PM

Beautiful Jeff! Looks almost like a sketch...really nice! #7839674

Ray Thoms 8/11/2009 4:28:57 PM

Well done Jeff....amazing results!!! #7839729

Ken Jarvis 8/11/2009 4:29:08 PM

Nice work, I like the aged look, Jeff! #7839731

Pamela Shane 8/11/2009 6:30:33 PM

Wow! What a difference! I think you achieved the feel you wanted Jeff! Love
this. Wonderfully creative work! #7840028

Renata Gusciora 8/11/2009 8:07:43 PM

Very cool,super treatments,great capture,wow,Jeff! #7840210

Carrie M. Groseclose 8/11/2009 11:17:39 PM

Wonderful effects and treatment on this superb capture, Jeff! #7840477

Marijana Fajgl 8/12/2009 12:51:33 AM

Fantastic capture, Jeff! I love the old look. #7840678

Brett Dolsen 8/12/2009 1:09:23 AM

This works great in sepia tones and treatment Jeff!!Brett #7840697

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer 8/12/2009 1:25:45 AM

You did a FANTASTIC job with this, Jeff. A fascinating image. #7840718

Jeff W. Robinson 8/12/2009 3:22:00 AM

Thank Everyone Very Much!! Jeff #7840959

a2o aini 8/12/2009 3:36:59 AM

amazing work Jeff! great treatment & very well presented #7840976

Maria A. Gonzalez 8/12/2009 4:18:19 AM

Great job with the effects you applied to this image,Jeff.It gives a nice old touch ,it looks very nice both ways,but I like the old feeling you created with this image.Well done and thank you for always explaining what you did with your photo and posting original..It is great to see the comparision. #7841092

Kim Kleinschmidt 8/12/2009 5:16:12 AM

Fabulous capture, Jeff.
Awesome effects - gorgeous tones! #7841297

Kathleen M. Rinker 8/12/2009 6:26:41 AM

Awesome image and effects my friend!! #7841533

JO ANN CLEVELAND 8/12/2009 6:54:48 AM

Both are excellent, by I agree with you that your effects give it that olden look...great capture my friend..

jo ann c. #7841639

Allen O. Howard 8/12/2009 11:06:46 AM

A very nice touch, Jeff! Classic. #7842257

Patricia A. Coblentz 8/12/2009 11:53:10 AM

Your conversion and effects worked perfectly for this image...the image itself is amazing, and the effects take it all the way!
Patti #7842407

Renee Doyle 8/12/2009 2:16:11 PM

Fantastic pov and excellent conversion Jeff!!! Your effects have created a wonderful mood - beautifully done!! #7842734

Jeff W. Robinson 8/12/2009 5:00:15 PM

Thank You!! Jeff #7842960

Cassie L. Woodlee 8/12/2009 8:31:18 PM

WOW, WOW Jeff I LOVE THIS!!!!!!!!!!!!!! #7843322

Jeff W. Robinson 8/13/2009 5:32:13 PM

Thank You Cassie! Jeff #7846000

Alex T. Mizuno 8/13/2009 8:08:05 PM

Great view and it does look like an antique photo from the time of old west. Your effect work is meticulous Jeff! Contrast and tone are just perfect!! #7846249

frank w. degenhardt 8/13/2009 9:20:41 PM

Jeff- I love it. Cowboys and cowgirls on a cattle drive. This is so cool. You did a fantastic job of converting this into that old time feeling. It is so cool that you added the original picture and we get to see the transformation you made. The black and white, the tones, the whole mood seems so much better to me in this version. Excellent pov and composition as they are spread out across the page.
Creative, beautiful work my friend.
Have a great day, you take care. #7846349

Jeff W. Robinson 8/14/2009 3:02:11 AM

Thank You Alex and Frank!! Jeff #7846749

Kay Beausoleil 8/14/2009 7:59:58 PM

Your creativity made a breathtaking image from an interesting one, Jeff. A great choice of effects! #7849164

Nancy L. Green 8/15/2009 12:18:57 PM

What a GREAT capture Jeff, your DD work is SPOT ON my friend!! <>< #7850571

Jeff W. Robinson 8/16/2009 2:31:20 PM

Thank You Kay and Nancy! Jeff #7853775

Ellen Hodges 8/18/2009 6:00:06 AM

Extremely awesome image and effects, Jeff! #7861933

Susie Peek-Swint 8/19/2009 1:03:48 AM

Both images are terrific Jeff but I love the old-time look ~ great PP work! #7865942

Jeff W. Robinson 8/19/2009 5:51:22 PM

Thank You Ellen and Susie! Jeff #7869641

Karacan Salkuci (Kalacay) 8/25/2009 7:40:10 PM

Wow! Great,special image.Fantastic effects. #7887876

Connie J. Bagot 8/26/2009 2:45:57 PM

You succeeded wonderfully---I love this. #7890555

Jeff W. Robinson 8/26/2009 5:32:55 PM

Thank You Karacan and Connie! Jeff #7890954

Peggy J. Maguire 8/27/2009 2:43:09 PM

I love them both Jeff,Excellent work!! #7893612

Jeff W. Robinson 8/29/2009 3:22:28 AM

Thank You Peggy! Jeff #7897802

Susie Peek-Swint 9/16/2009 3:48:56 AM

Congrats on being featured Jeff ~ I love this one! #7947007

A P 9/16/2009 6:21:40 AM

Congratulations on being featured in Digital Darkroom #78 Jeff. Your Longhorns just keep showing up EVERYWHERE! #7947525

JO ANN CLEVELAND 9/16/2009 7:31:30 AM

So glad to see this spot lighted on the Digital Dark Room # 78

Your effects really made this even more special Jeff!

jo ann c. #7947720

Colleen Farrell 9/16/2009 9:30:15 AM

Outstanding capture and DD work, Jeff! Big congrats on your feature in DD! #7948073

Cary Rogers 9/16/2009 10:18:07 AM

Jeff, CONGRATS on your DD feature of this marvelous image!! GREAT WORK very reminiscent of a period photo! #7948174

Dianna Murphy 9/16/2009 11:07:38 AM

Congratulations on your feature DD work. Very impressive and works very well with what you wanted to achieve. #7948260

Jeff W. Robinson 9/16/2009 4:41:42 PM

This was a big surprise! Thanks for All of the nice comments today! Jeff #7948948

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 9/16/2009 8:49:13 PM

Remarkable effects for an old time feel Jeff! Congratulations on your Digital Darkroom feature! WTG! #7949593

Jeff W. Robinson 9/17/2009 4:24:00 PM

Thank You Donna!! Jeff #7952111

Mary K. Robison 9/26/2009 4:28:16 PM

Congratulations on being featured in this month's Digital Darkroom, Jeff! Your use of effects succeeded in achieving that antique "good old days" look. #7986325

Jeff W. Robinson 9/27/2009 6:31:29 AM

Thank You Mary!! Jeff #7987498

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Description


Cowboys and Cowgirls riding horses drive Texas Longhorns along the banks of the Trinity River near downtown Fort Worth! Although I took this image on a very hot day in June 2009 I have attempted to make this look like it was taken in the late 1800's - Effects created with PSE7 + Topaz and NIK Silver Efex / Soft Sepia (Original in the comments section)

Canon 70-200L IS at 200mm. Mid-Day, ISO 200, 1/640th @ f7.1 (DD)

Exif: F Number: 7.1, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/640 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 200, FocalLength: 200.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 50D

Uploaded on 8/11/2009 3:19:03 AM


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