Heart of Hearts

© James R. Jackson

Heart of Hearts

Uploaded: February 14, 2005


A digitally manipulated mandatory nude shot of my friend Jackie's son, Michael. Happy Valentine's Day, everyone! Indoors, flash, auto-settings, charcoal effect in PS8.


Larry Lawhead level-deluxe February 14, 2005

Fun shot, James!! Love the effects!

      LarryL http://lsqrd.blogspot.com/


James R. Jackson February 14, 2005

Thanks, Larry. His Mom thought it was the greatest thing she had ever seen (but that's how mother's are!). Happy shooting, Jay

Stacey M February 14, 2005

What cool effects on this. It looks just like a charcoal drawing. great job on the effects! #1103283

James R. Jackson February 14, 2005

Thanks, Stacey. It was a lot of fun to do (although somewhat tedious at the same time)! Keep shooting, Jay

Susan T. Parady February 14, 2005

Super PS work, James. Nicely done! #1103425

Paul Michko February 14, 2005

Very cool image, James. #1103509

James R. Jackson February 14, 2005

Susan and Paul, thanks so much! Jay

Diane Dupuis February 14, 2005

I "heart" it Jay! #1103699

Detrick V. Martin February 14, 2005

Wonderfully done! #1104356

James R. Jackson February 15, 2005

Diana and Detrick, thanks for the kind remarks! Jay

Lisa Deaton March 01, 2005

Cute portrait. I'm sure he will thank you for this one in about 10 to 12 years!! Nice Job. :) #1141338

James R. Jackson March 01, 2005

Thanks, Lisa! I'm SURE he will! Of course, he if has anything to say, I'll just answer, "Hey, let me show the ones I COULD have used!" Thanks again! Keep shooting! Jay

Mary J. Costa Pearson March 08, 2005

love it!! This is too adorable! Love the heart! Great job! #1157025

James R. Jackson March 08, 2005

Many thanks, Mary! #1157029

Michelle Lea Guinn March 08, 2005

I love this picture. Sooo cute!!!!
mlg #1157032

James R. Jackson March 08, 2005

Michelle, thank you so much! Love the shots of your beautiful children, too! Keep shooting! Jay

Dale Ann Cubbage April 08, 2005

This is darling, and very original James! I love it!

Thanks for your comment on my "Stop Taking My Picture," image of my son!

da #1240096

James R. Jackson April 11, 2005

hi da,

Thanks for the kind comment. You know, you just can't go wrong photographing children! I think if I were truly doing what I wanted more than anything else, it would be sitting behind my camera capturing those fabulous and far-too-fleeting moments of childhood. What the heck AM I doing sitting here behind this desk?! Keep shooting! Jay

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