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Uncle Sam is coming to town

Posted by
Ruthiebear (Titusville, NJ, United States) on 30 June 2014 in Lifestyle & Culture.

Independence Day (July 4th) is approaching. SO I will be posting a few patriotic themed images. Here is Uncle Sam using selective color
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Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

Welcome Uncle Sam

30 Jun 2014 5:15am

danthro from Suburbia, United States

cool selective color treatment, definitely brings out the red, white and blue :)

30 Jun 2014 5:55am

Ainsley from Derbyshire, United Kingdom

Wonderful colour pop, love his outfit.

30 Jun 2014 6:54am

Willem from Noord-Scharwoude, Netherlands

Great and attractive framing, beautiful selective color editing.

30 Jun 2014 7:57am

ursulakatariina from Uusikaupunki, Finland

Nice shot and treatment.

30 Jun 2014 8:10am

Martine Libouton from Genappe, Belgium

Une belle désaturation partielle!!! j'aime

30 Jun 2014 8:34am

jean pierre from paris, France

traitement extra!! amitiés

30 Jun 2014 8:54am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

great bit of colour selection and dynamic framing

30 Jun 2014 9:58am

Devi from Chennai, India

Unusual angle and effective treatment!!! Carry on Ruthie:)

30 Jun 2014 10:19am

Kyu from Kyoto, Japan

Fantastic portrait. I like the excellent selective color and processing.

30 Jun 2014 10:38am

Anthony Morgan Lambert from Bielefeld, Germany

Nice quirky angle,you missed a few bits with the selective colour though (ie. some green behind his hat)

30 Jun 2014 11:36am

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

Good use of selective colouring here Ruthie! The tilt to the shot doesn't really work for me though! ;-)

30 Jun 2014 1:12pm

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

génial cadrage et présentation et ces tons superbes
Bravo et amitié

30 Jun 2014 1:44pm

Graciel·la (Vic. Catalonia) from CAT. New European State, Poland

good use of the selective desaturation !

30 Jun 2014 2:09pm

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Wow...Superb photo ! Very creativ !

30 Jun 2014 2:39pm

Lena from San Francisco, United States

Interesting, great colors select....

30 Jun 2014 3:01pm

gerard1948 from Spain

Angle shooting original, and superb partial desaturation. The composition is beautiful., I like a lot.
Have a good week.

30 Jun 2014 3:06pm

mohkum from Cochin (Kochi), India

A lively shot! Great post treatment and presentation here!

30 Jun 2014 3:25pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

very nice shot!
such beautiful composition, focus, selective colors & lighting!
A M A Z I N G !

30 Jun 2014 3:29pm

claudie from le havre, France

Very,very;very nice !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

30 Jun 2014 3:49pm

Toscana from Baden, France

Funny and interesting shot, I like it a lot !!
Have a nice evening, amitiés, Catherine

30 Jun 2014 4:30pm

thami from Fez, Morocco

L'oncle Sam n'a pas pris une seule ride !
Bon début de semaine lumineuse!

30 Jun 2014 4:56pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Yes, he should be here in about four days. A cool presentation.

30 Jun 2014 4:59pm

Tomek from PoznaƄ, Poland

Superb frame and selective color. :-)

30 Jun 2014 5:03pm

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

A nice picture! ... A gentleman well known around the world ...! Excellent image! Hugs dear friend, Adela

30 Jun 2014 5:06pm

francesco from Italy


30 Jun 2014 5:41pm

Pascale MD from MONTPELLIER, France

Chouette portrait et une désaturation partielle très bien réussie.
Bonne soirée

30 Jun 2014 6:00pm

Diana from San Francisco, United States

Like the unique composition.

30 Jun 2014 6:21pm

Irene from San Francisco, United States

I don't particularly like this angle.
I do like his hat.

30 Jun 2014 6:38pm

michel creze from le havre, France

Beautiful desaturation

30 Jun 2014 7:02pm

Sam from Chennai, India

Excellent composition. A great shot. :)

30 Jun 2014 7:11pm

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Jolie prise ....))

30 Jun 2014 7:14pm

Patrick M. from France, France

Oh great treatment! it looks great with its national dress

30 Jun 2014 7:22pm

CrashRyan from Weehawken & NYC, United States

i hope he's bringing hot dogs and burgers for all the little kiddies .....

30 Jun 2014 7:40pm

Bruce from Tacoma, United States

Very nicely done. I am frantically looking for my 4th of July Photo.

30 Jun 2014 8:58pm

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

Wonderful use of selective color! I love his outfit, especially his hat! I like the angle. A fabulous image!

30 Jun 2014 9:23pm

Aly from Annen, Netherlands

Fantastic outfit for this special day.
I like the hat :-)
Hugs XX

30 Jun 2014 9:32pm

Oiva from Turku, Finland

Nice picture, gorgeous costume man! Spend a wonderful day of celebration! :-)) Haleja.

happy new weeks ,my good friend!

30 Jun 2014 9:38pm

J.R. from Urasoe City, Japan

Nice, what happened to his goatee:)

30 Jun 2014 9:53pm

curieuzeneuzemosterdpot from somewhere between viewer and subject, Belgium

uncle sam looks gorgeous, ruthiebear and so is his portrait! :-))

30 Jun 2014 10:06pm

LauraS from Chico, United States

Nice positioning on this, and selective color, too. Happy early 4th.

30 Jun 2014 10:32pm

John Jungklaus from Chase Mills, NY, United States

I love it Ruthie !! beautifully done !!!

1 Jul 2014 1:35am

Harry from Apex, NC, United States

Excellent job on the partial color.

1 Jul 2014 1:52am

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

Good job with the selective colour.

1 Jul 2014 3:11am

Abena from Illinois, United States

very patriotic which I like!

1 Jul 2014 3:26am

Langevine from Angers, France


1 Jul 2014 7:09am

RBL from Oxford, United States

Fantastic spot color ... great photo too!

3 Jul 2014 12:16am