Flying By

Uploaded: March 11, 2003

Description

Flying By
Taken with a Sony Mavica CD300 while riding beside this person on the Interstate. Didn't like the background so I blurred it out.

Comments

Joy Brown March 11, 2003

Great shot, Patricia! The blurred background works! #25941

Ellen Peach level-classic May 26, 2019

Very well done, Patricia! #66176

May 26, 2019

Very cool shot! How did you blurr it out? I love it! #66274

Patricia (Pat) C. Exum May 26, 2019

Thanks Joy, Ellen and Sheryl.

Sheryl in answer to your question as to how I did it...I first created a layer of the motorcycle and rider in Adobe PS Elements and then I did the radial blur of the entire photo. I then made the layer kind of semi-transparent so I could determine where the motorcycle and rider needed to be placed over the original location and then used the eraser tool to get all of the radial background to show up the way I wanted it. #66427

Bernard B. Travers May 26, 2019

Really great work, Patricia. Thumbs up. #67055

Patricia (Pat) C. Exum May 26, 2019

Bernard,
Thanks for your kind comment. #67281

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