[LMB] google-fu aid

Baur baur at chello.at
Sun Oct 9 13:41:23 BST 2016

Am 09.10.2016 um 13:52 schrieb Lois McMaster Bujold:
> [LMB] google-fu aid
> M. Haller Yamada thefabmadamem at yahoo.com
> Sun Oct 9 08:14:28 BST 2016
> Micki:  This one is from Corfu. I think what you need is a place that
> has a two-armed
> harbor (so to speak) so that you have a place for the artist to stand upon.
> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Edward_Gennys_Fanshawe,_Corfu,_Octr._12th_1857_(Greece).jpg

this one here has more buildings, more oriental flavour and less landscape


you can crop on both sides (more on the right hand side, and you have 
lots of sky and mountainscape for the title


again - crop on the right hand side. lots of lovely blue sky .. and that 
mediterranean light


crop mostly on the left, city very much in the background, though

> If you crop this hard, it might give you what you need, as far as having
> a plain
> area to put a title and other stuff into. Not sure if the
> landscape/seascape is
> quite what you want.
> LMB:  This one is getting warmer.  Note that very horizontal
> compositions are less helpful; whatever we use has got to be cropped to
> vertical book-proportions.
> I'm also soon going to need a title, which people who haven't read the
> story are handicapped in providing.  The problem is not being very
> tractable just at present.  If I'm going to depart from the format of
> "Penric and ..."  or "Penric's ...", the time is now; three times and
> I'll really be stuck with it.
> "Penric's Big Adventure" and "The Perils of Penric" are both right out...

so "Penric: what I did during summer holidays" is also out .. 8)



> Ta, L.
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