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Re: Re: photo backgrounds, etc
  • Subject: Re: Re: photo backgrounds, etc
  • From: Autmirislvr@aol.com
  • Date: Sun, 07 Feb 2010 17:21:46 -0500


My understanding has been that all monitors are different.  How can any of us know what someone else is seeing on their monitor?  Is the middle right one really the same on both monitors?  How could you tell? 

<<Which one is closest to what you see per viewing on your monitor?>>

Betty W. 

-----Original Message-----
From: Mike Greenfield <mgreenfield@cinci.rr.com>
To: iris-photos <iris-photos@yahoogroups.com>
Sent: Sun, Feb 7, 2010 1:19 pm
Subject: [iris-photos] Re: photo backgrounds, etc

How small did you make the individual pics to put on one page??
jim in AZ
I opened a new blank image in Paint Shop Pro 12" X 12". Each iris photo was resized to 8". Then pasted as a new layer in the blank image. Then stretched to fit. Same can be done in Adobe Elements.
I'm not sure what you mean by "photocopying".
Donald Eaves.
Sorry I meant to say photoshoping = adjusting photo with software. Spell check changed it and I didn't catch it.
The whole discussion, though, does raise an interesting point in a similar area. What about the 'official' R&I descriptions? How much leeway are they given? Since blooms are not static, where is the point at which describing it is pinpointed? The 2nd day? Somewhere in the middle of opening and dying? Obviously it's neither practical or possible to provide the progression of the life of the bloom, so how do folks decide?
Donald Eaves.
Good question! First write discripions of 5 iris you grow. This gives you an idea of the problem. Then give us a fix. The description is up to the hybredizer. The registrar does not change it. It is just a basic thing. If it fits it grow one from a reputable grower.
That's interesting! Which one is closest to what you see per viewing on your monitor?
Donald Eaves.
The middle one on the right.
Mike Greenfield
Zone 5b
SW Ohio

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