In June I had the opportunity to visit the San Diego Scottish Games. You've already seen one picture on a previous post. It was a fun day and the day would not have been complete without the bagpipes. Here is one image I worked up:
I ws able to get right to to the edge of judging area for a good look. The essence of this picture for me is the puffed cheeks and pipes. So some cropping was in order. After that there was just a little tweaking to bring up the face. The result:
And this guy is brave: in all the rest of the pictures of pipers the pipers used ear plugs. I never knew that.
One of the many good things about photography is that it gets me out to many interesting places and events.