Tuesday, 23 December 2014

A View of Chinon

Nearby Richelieu might be a model town in the sense of being a town designed from scratch, but the maquette tool in PhotoShop transforms Chinon too, into something that would grace the finest 3D architectural model display.
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Loire Valley Nature: A new entry has been added for Lesser Capricorn Beetle Cerambyx scopolii.

7 comments:

Tim said...

These pix are fun...
it is a marvel what tricks the eye will play when fed a bit of disinformation!

Betty Carlson said...

I thought this looked like a model at first, then did a double take, then read your post. Interesting effect...

Colin and Elizabeth said...

Interesting effect BUT what is or was the white shadowy figure at the cross roads? Jeane perhaps!!

Susan said...

Tim, Betty: It's a great way to highlight certain features of a photo.

C&E: I can't remember who the figure represents, but I think it's advertising the shop it's outside.

Simon said...

"maquette tool" I wish someone would show me where that is, so I didn't spend an hour or so doing it manually....

GaynorB said...

Tim is VERY impressed with both this and the railway layout. I am too, but understand less (read nothing!) about the techniques involved. Well done.

Abbé Henri Proust said...

Nice picture - I like the idea that anywhere can be turned into 'Toy-Town". Quite Lewis Carroll!
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