[LMB] google-fu needed

Karen Hunt huntkc at gmail.com
Sat Oct 8 16:31:35 BST 2016

On Sat, Oct 8, 2016 at 10:04 AM, Lois McMaster Bujold <lbujold at myinfmail.com
> wrote:

> (top posting, leaving the below for reference)
> LMB:  These are mostly the right kind of territory, but I can't use
> photographs, pix in an obviously modern painting style (which may also not
> yet be public domain), pix with modern objects -- telephone lines, cars,
> motor boats, whatever -- in them, or pix with too many figures (such that
> they cannot be cropped out) in the wrong kind of historical dress.
> Viz the latter, the image I used for "Penric's Demon" had two figures in
> very 19th C. costume, but the were in the right foreground and could be
> cropped, leaving the castle formerly in the background to take center stage.
> The ideal picture in my head indeed has the sea in the foreground, but
> they seem to be rare, for the probable reason of where would the artist
> stand?

I'll take one more try - these (like the first one I put up) are Italian
rather than Greek, but I kind of figure the Greek equivalents in 5 Gods
might take on some Italian properties due to the lack of an Italy...


The second and third pictures seem possible, though the better one (the
third), is from the wrong perspective.

Karen Hunt

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