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Re: Mariposa in Green (Margie)

  • Subject: Re: [iris-photos] Mariposa in Green (Margie)
  • From: "Margie Valenzuela" IrisLady@comcast.net
  • Date: Sat, 15 Nov 2003 20:35:28 -0700

Thank you Sandra for the details.  :-)  No, I don't mind.
 
Margie V.
Oro Valley, AZ.
Zone 8/9
IrisLady@comcast.net
----- Original Message -----
Sent: Saturday, November 15, 2003 4:07 AM
Subject: Re: [iris-photos] Mariposa in Green (Margie)

Well it was a long process to get it right...and I noticed a couple of
mistakes after I
sent it.

First I used the lasso selection tool with the smart edge option.  Selected
around
the main iris, once this was done right click and completed the selection. 
Copied the
selection and pasted as a new layer.  X'd off this layer in the layer
palette then went
back to the main image.  Deleted the selection on this layer...then used the
clone tool
to cover up any remaining purple edges.  Then went back to the flower only
layer and
colorized it and then using the mover tool...moved it back into place in the
main image.
Then I merged all layers once I was happy with it.  Once this was done I
repeated the
process with the partial flower pieces at the bottom of the photo.

This probably took me about 45 minutes too.  This method can be done in PSP
7 as well
as PSP 8, although I do think the lasso tool works better in version 8.

Sandra

P.S.  hope you didn't mind us playing with your photo like this.

>From: "Margie Valenzuela" <IrisLady@comcast.net>
>Reply-To: iris-photos@yahoogroups.com
>To: <iris-photos@yahoogroups.com>
>Subject: Re: [iris-photos] Mariposa in Green
>Date: Fri, 14 Nov 2003 19:39:56 -0700
>
>Fancy work Mike. :-)  I never tried using the eyedropper to paint
>technique.
>
>Sandra - - Did you cut and paste, or did you use another technique?
>
>The way I got the color green which was there - - was first I used the
>antimater, then inverted/used negative image on the photo; then I
>manipulated the color balance and brightness/contrast until I got the color
>green that I wanted in the standards and edges.
>
>
>Margie V.
>Oro Valley, AZ.
>Zone 8/9
>IrisLady@comcast.net
>   ----- Original Message -----
>   From: Sandra Barss
>   To: iris-photos@yahoogroups.com
>   Sent: Friday, November 14, 2003 8:54 PM
>   Subject: [iris-photos] Mariposa in Green
>
>
>   Here's my try.....for those who use the foliage as an
>   indicator of the irises true color... I obviously have
>   too much time on my hands.  LOL.
>
>   Sandra
>
>
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