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This wood carving of a Sea Turtle is part of a decorative display mounted on one of the walls in the house of friends.
I don’t know for sure but the background appears to be the skeletonized remains of an underwater leafy plant or possibly a coral. I’ve seen photos of things that might look like that but can’t identify it for certain.
Of course, it could be from a land-based plant.
Anyway, the above photo was adjusted for distortion, cropped, and treated for color accuracy, brightness, contrast, and saturation.
Here’s the B&W version.
I did another treatment by adding “drama” and some tonal contrast.
. . . and here’s the B&W conversion of the above . . .
Whatever the background material is, it’s interesting on its own . . .
. . . and here’s the B&W version . . .
Here’s another portion of it . . .
This concludes this set of photos.
I’m sure I’ll have more as I still have things to learn about how to best make use of Snapseed to produce different and what I consider interesting versions of my Samsun Note 8 photos.
That’s it. This post has ended . . . except for the stuff below.
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