In twelve years living in the Northwest I’ve never experienced a Fall as beautiful as this one. The warmth and the quality of the light remind me of the Italian Autumns of my youth and those afternoons when I spent hours playing outside with my friends inventing stories…
Made a few changes on an earlier and much simpler version of the drawing I published yesterday. Just Paint.NET: ink sketch filter, plus title.
Last weekend, we went to pick up our beloved Nero at Castle Rock, WA, where he participated to the Beagle Field Trials with the rest of his extended family. We always have a great time at these events; nice company and lots of new puppies to cuddle and shoot pictures at.
The original picture:
Shot with my cell phone, hoping some of the puppies would pose for the camera.
After the photomanipulation with Paint.NET: