Manipulating Your Photo’s

Say you wanted to do something a little different, a little clever, a little off the wall? I mean why not, you are a professional Landscape Designer? Aren’t you?

Well at least some of you are. Professional(s) . . . that is.

So here’s a website that is so simple and easy to use it’s almost ridiculous, in ease and use ridiculous . . . that is.

Developed by the oldie generator

[ Here’s an example of one of my installs, now “old”, think of the possibilities. ]

Here’s another example of a close up of one of my waterfalls:

In tight_turned into an oldie

[ I like the look of this, I’m thinking a promo piece for designing or building waterfeatures. ]

Of course if you are really into the self promoting thin you can always do . . . that’s right! One of you:

Some stange elephant ears

[ Up close and personal with a ‘couple ears” ]

So there you go after shots, waterfall shots, promo shots of yourself(not sure what the above image would be promoting).

How about making the before; old, ratty, and nasty, then the afters-nice color shots.

Let’s see your images

I’m sure there are lots of possibilities. Drop us a line with yours, or better yet send those “oldies to me and we’ll post them here.

Please only appropriate pics . . . if you know what I mean.

Addendum: 051308-I just took another look at this post . . .  wow! Was I ever asleep at the wheel. Typo city. My apologies to all who had to wade through that.

These old stone-smashed, gnarled fingers ain’t what they use to be.

By Rick Anderson

The Whispering Crane Institute was originally formed to act as the umbrella organization for the Philosophy of Design Symposium, and other seminars and workshops given by Rick Anderson and Richard L. Dube’. In the year 2000 WCI became a sole proprietorship owned by Rick Anderson. Today the WCI provides design and consultation services for Landscape Contractors, acts as a Green Industry think tank, and provides training for others in the form of workshops, seminars, and individual consulting. The WCI also provides written material, opinions, case-studies and how-to articles for industry trade magazines.

1 comment

  1. I’m not very tech savy so I don’t even know how to show you my photos but I have stood in the same spot to take pics of my favorite tree in all the upstate NY seasons.

    Yeah, I catch myself taking pictures of the same spots in the woods through the seasons. If you can’t send them that’s okay, I believe you. 🙂

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