This week’s theme is bridge(s) …

This ‘apparent stairway’ leads to a 2nd bridge across the same stream on the grounds of the Mabel Dodge House in Taos, New Mexico seen spanned by a flatter wooden structure (in similarly various forms) at Sacred Ruminations in another Photo Hunt this weekend.  The ‘original photo’ at the top was snapped with my Casio Exlim ‘point & shoot’ while attending the 2007 Writers Retreat during the summer.  Below are 9 variations using filters in Photoshop Elements …

Original Snapshot

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3-D Transform

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Accented Edges

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Smudge Stick

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Ink Outlines

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Ink Outlines & Find Edges

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Fresco Filter

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Glowing Edges

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Poster Edges

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Posterize

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Click images to ’embiggen’ for better viewing.  Which do YOU like best & why?

This is my 3rd effort at Creative Photography (my 1st is at Small Reflections). Click for others participating in Creative Photography and Photo Hunt this week.

Thought for Today
“A good snapshot stops a moment from running away.” Eudora Welty

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