Chrome Brightening

Mercury 155 Grain Truck - Manning, Alberta
Mercury 155 Grain Truck – Manning, Alberta

Years on, chrome lines and badging still highlight and brighten detail work on an early fifties Mercury M-155 grain truck at the Manning Pioneer Museum in Manning, Alberta.

Listening to: my daughter skillfully work Adele’s ‘Someone Like You’ on our piano upstairs.

Quote to Inspire – “It’s not how a photographer looks at the world that is important. It’s their intimate relationship with it.” – Antoine D’Agata

Manning, Dixonville & Blue Sky HDR

Grain Bins - Dixonville, Alberta 1
Grain Bins – Dixonville, Alberta 1
Grain Bins - Dixonville, Alberta 2
Grain Bins – Dixonville, Alberta 2
Grain Truck Box - Manning, Alberta 1
Grain Truck Box – Manning, Alberta 1
Grain Truck Box - Manning, Alberta 2
Grain Truck Box – Manning, Alberta 2
Grain Truck Box - Manning, Alberta 3
Grain Truck Box – Manning, Alberta 3
Grain Truck Cab - Manning, Alberta 1
Grain Truck Cab – Manning, Alberta 1
Grain Truck Cab - Manning, Alberta 2
Grain Truck Cab – Manning, Alberta 2
Mercury Grain Truck - Manning, Alberta 1
Mercury Grain Truck – Manning, Alberta 1
Mercury Grain Truck - Manning, Alberta 2
Mercury Grain Truck – Manning, Alberta 2
Mercury Grain Truck - Manning, Alberta 3
Mercury Grain Truck – Manning, Alberta 3
Mercury Grain Truck Badge - Manning, Alberta 1
Mercury Grain Truck Badge – Manning, Alberta 1
Mercury Grain Truck Badge - Manning, Alberta 2
Mercury Grain Truck Badge – Manning, Alberta 2
Mercury Grain Truck Badge - Manning, Alberta 3
Mercury Grain Truck Badge – Manning, Alberta 3
Mercury Grain Truck Badge - Manning, Alberta 4
Mercury Grain Truck Badge – Manning, Alberta 4

Images this morning are from a farming community in the region that lies between Manning, Dixonville and Blue Sky, Alberta. Grain bins done in HDR with swirling, heavy clouds above and a set of HDR photos of an early fifties grain truck at the pioneer museum minutes north of Manning.

Listening to the Candid Frame – an interview of Niel and Susan Silverman, a husband and wife photographer duo who provide photography workshops around the world; also, Sheryl Crow’s ‘Riverwide,’ U2’s ‘Wire’ and ‘Promenade,’ Roxy Music’s ‘India’ and Christine by Siouxsie & the Banshees.

Quote to Inspire – “On the odd days Auto Tone gets it right I assume it’s using some kind of voodoo.” ― David duChemin, Vision & Voice: Refining Your Vision in Adobe Photoshop Lightroom