Thursday, March 14, 2013

Photo Art Friday - A Few Portraits

This week’s challenge over at Pixel Dust Photo Art – Photo Art Friday was to create a portrait.

One of my favorite subjects to focus on is our furried friends. They are cherished loved ones who share their joy and companionship with us. With that in mind I’d like to present to you portraits of Lakota, Howard, Storm, and Cougar.

Challenge Lakota

CHallenge Howard

Challenge Storm

Challenge Cougar

For this challenge I used:
  • pdpa Brush Strokes texture
  • five different pictures
Challenge Furried Friends How

Photo Art Friday

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  1. Oh my - you are blessed. Each one beautiful - and what great names! Love the color of Storm's eyes. And love your selection of texture and the related presentation of all four.

  2. love how you faded to the edge and drew focus to the eye

  3. The eyes say it all.

  4. these are so cute and sweet!

  5. Furry friends are my favorite photos to look at too! I love them all, but Howard is too cute!

  6. there is an entire World in the eyes and you have captured it exquisitely, Kris!! wondrous delicious work!!

  7. I came over from PhotoArt Friday. I was checking out the site even though I did not submit one today...

    You know every once in a while you come across a blog and you stay WOW which is what I said after reading your profile. I am a wanta be photographer who is learning and finding her niche at the same time.
    You described my intent perfectly..

    I can't say enough about your edits on your submissions for today....They are incredible and beautiful...I have a very special furry friend as well and I enjoy beyond measure taking his photograph....

    Have a great weekend...

  8. Wow! These blow me away. Gorgeous animals and fabulous edits. Gallery worthy indeed.

  9. Oh, they are precious, Kris! Nicely done, all!

  10. they are all soooo beautiful! just learning how to work with textures. there is a lot of work in front of me :)

  11. I like your furry friends.. Wonderful portraits of them..

  12. Excellent! I love the expressions you've caught - and framed so fittingly. Great portraits!