i've already said too much.
Our Daily Challenge: Ears
(mea culpa. revised 2nd post, same topic.)
somehow in this hat i remind myself of my grandfather for the first time.
its the ears.
and the hat.
he was an east texas small town buddha, though he didn't know it.
i sure do miss you, Gran.
the geek behind the curtain: obviously cropped square and completely de-saturated. also turned up the contrast and dodged the figure to darken the features into a silhouette. it was nearly a silhouette, but needed a push. all that monkeying around blew out the top half of the window so i copied and pasted some bits of minimal blinds to help add some balance, then dodged away some of what i'd added to give it a more "organic light" feel.