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Depreciated Blog

This blog will no longer be updated so I can spend more time practising my drawing.

Examples of my work will be on my personal Facebook page.

http://www.facebook.com/fjharrigan

Thanks to my followers for their support – good luck in the future.

Frank Harrigan (Wishart Frankfield)

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Monochrome vs Colour

I’ve always liked black and white movies, (or monochrome, with black the primary colour).  They can be so atmospheric, as can monochrome photographs.

Here is a colour photograph I took recently and then used Paintshop Pro 7 to convert it to greyscale (as close to monochrome as possible.

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Glasgow’s Bridge of Sighs. Spanning Wishart Street, at the other end is the Glasgow Necropolis. (colour).

 

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Glasgow’s Bridge of Sighs. Spanning Wishart Street, at the other end is the Glasgow Necropolis. (mono).

There is a gothic feel about the monochrome photograph, especially with the monuments of the Glasgow Necropolis plainly visible in the distance.  This will make a good backdrop for my Mr Frankfield stories, which will be posted at a much later date.

Text and photographs by F J Harrigan

 

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The Edinburgh Festival Fringe

The Edinburgh Festival Fringe is the world’s largest arts festival and takes place annually in Edinburgh in the month of August. This year we celebrate the 70th anniversary of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe and 70 years of fringe as a worldwide movement with more than 200 sister fringes now established around the world. The Fringe […]

via 70 years of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe — University of Glasgow Library