Jean-Luc Elias |
>> The Old World
| thumbnails |
The Old World
As a young boy I have always dreamed about timemachines and traveling into the past. Or is it that I want to master and stop time? Anyhow, getting older makes me more and more nostalgic I guess... New images comes first in the gallery.
Type your message and click Add Comment
It is best to
first but you may post as a guest.
Enter an optional name and contact email address.
Geweldige gallerij pure nostalgie Vote
Beautiful image manipulation.that doesn't stop at the image and slews reality...BV!
The Heritage man
Fantastic work with textures.
Jean Pierre Selleslaghs
What a beautiful gallery ! Outstanding !
John G Reed
WOW WOw. Best J
Surely a very creative gallery. Very well done work, Bravo!
Fabulous gallery, Olde-Worlde feeling throughout. V.
Pure genius. Creativity at its best.
Impressive gallery, love the treatment! BV
A fascinating gallery filled with evocative imagery of the past. Beautiful and poignant.
This is a collection of great charm that captures the imagination about times now past.The processing is exquisite. ~V~
I am speechless. V
i love your creative work and the old look you gave to the images.
wonderful gallery Jean.bv
J S Quesada
Great gallery and a wonderful processing work. I can't imagine how many hours you have spent here!. Thank you for sharing this collection of images. BV
Real Gem! Fantastic processing; love every image! BV+++
One of the most creative galleries i have ever seen!! Stunning!!
First class gallery..I'll be back..V
Great gallery! ~Vote
What a fabulous and most interesting gallery. Each picture tells a different story and is unique within itself. I love your eye for these compositions and the beautfiul treatment used to create such wonderful scenes. Well done indeed, Jean-Luc.Voted
Wonderful work !!!
You show a lot of things that people have never seen before !!! BV
En plus d'etre un photographe hors pair, vous avez beaucoup le sens artistique, vous avez ''l'oeil''! Votre gallerie est superbe, toutes les photos sont belles et choisies! V
Such an excellent gallery. You are an artist with a great eye and a mastery of processing skills. V
Wat een nostalgie en emotie stralen deze foto's uit!
Je bent zo honderd jaar terug in de tijd. Werkelijk prachtig.
A truly extraordinary and expressive gallery. v
A very unique and wonderful gallery (I am back for another visit!).
Mooiii, Jean Luc!
Mooiii, Jean Luc!
Dan the man
Wow!!! Outstanding work of Art!!! I can't get over it!!1 Can you tell me what kind of postproduction software you use to get such effects? Bravo! VVVVVVVV
Great post processing, wonderful gallery.
Growing and growing fantastic colletion, I`m impressed more and more...
The only subject of Photography is Time : A great illustration. Congratulations.
Very awesome gallery. But I am sure that has been said! Really wonderful! V
Superbe galerie qui me fait penser à ma collection de cartes postales anciennes ou aux photos de mazets sur pierre qu'a réussies à créer un photographe de ma région...Très bonne idée. Bravo!Je n'arrive plus à savoir si ce sont des photos anciennes scannées ou des photos prises par vos soins puis "traitées"" mais cela me plaît.
A beautiful nostalgic gallery - very interesting!
fantastische gallerij, schitterend idee en uitwerking ! v
C'est une superbe galerie et très intéressante. J'aime son originalité et sa présentation soignée.
Breathless gallery !
WOW ! Magnifique treatment on all photographs.
It's a great joy to view this stunning collection.
- V -
One of the best I have ever seen! VV
great work and artistic images
Superb gallery, excelelnt artistic work.
Great style developed.
simply great gallery
Beatiful collection of old pictures
Very unusual and intriguing gallery!
Fantastica colección !!!!!!!!!!!! Gran VOTo
I enjoy visiting this wonderful gallery again and again; your treatments are masterful.
Fabulous +++++++so glad I have found your gallery, recommended by margot. V
One of if not the best gallery I have seen on pbase. The manner in which they
are presented, the variety of subjects and various light and composition deserve
a big vote. BV
Your last (from the naturalist office)) entries are masterpieces. A very consistent style.
Beautiful gallery! Very evocative of another time and place. Well done!
Odd and very nice gallery!!! V
Congratulations and thank you for this gorgeous gallery. ~V~
Your gallery is fantastic! I would love to know the processing technique..
These are truly remarkable!! The look aged and authentic, yet actually more attractive than most aged pictures. Wonderfu!!! Hugh Vote.
PS: I would love to know what type(s) of processing you are using for these. Thanks - Dan
A fantastic job. Fabulous collection of excellent pictures !
I don't know what effects you have used, but they work perfectly...a superb gallery !! V
oh wowwww, I really like this gallery!!!
love this kind of mood to.... fantastic stuff.
Marcela Mejia Photography
Magnifique collection d'images Jean Luc . V
Fascinante, impressionnante, si belle, cette galerie! Je reste profondément admirative devant cet art de créer! bv
Une galerie originale et très bien faite.
les images sont fantastiques.
Every image is a feast for the eyes. Excellent processing and moods. Big V
wonderful pictures your technics is very good...(V)
Can't find the words to discribe this gallery!! VVV
So interesting! Thank you for sharing these amazing photos, Jean-Luc! BV.
Quelle touchante galerie! Ces traitements vieillots sont tellement bien maitrisés, qu'on s'y croirait! Un travail de maitre, des ambiances superbes. Un retour dans le temps où chaque cliché nous racontent son histoire...BV c'est tellement mérité :-)
Likely my third comment on this magnificent work of yours, but I so adore of these beauties.....The work of very gifted and talented artist..
A splendid gallery , excellent work! Anna
I find I must return quite often to this superb gallery.
What a joy. The 1 second slideshow is a 'movie' of the 'past' ...
Strikingly beautiful work; your treatments are captivating.
This series is getting better and better
and close to the sky already!
I have come back often to this gallery and every time Im fascinated by the excellent taste of this choice of post-processing, which is very wisely balanced and enhances the images, without overwhelming too heavily their visual impact.
You have done a splendid work, full of mood atmosphere and poetry.
A magnificent gallery! My compliments and vote.
This is so inspiring! A fantastic gallery. v
Proficiat, mooie gallerie van gemaakt.
Tim Reisdorf Photography
Beautiful imagery.. the photographs are very engaging..
Love the compositions and the muted colours. My favourite gallery. v
A superb gallery!!! ( V ) Anna
Admiratif devant l'idée et la creativité du traitement car ton "monde vieux" nous donne des image résolument originales et moderne picturallement...Paradoxe
This is absolutely one of my favorite Portfolios...BRAVO !!
tecnics, concept, composition! wow! Amazing
i must see two times per day this gallery!
Fantastic Gallery !!
Wonderful and inspiring work. V
One of the most captivating galleries I have seen.
Your treatment of these wonderful photos completes your goal and more.
Fascinating and inspiring work. Love this timeless world. BV!!
Hashim I. Filali
It is the clver way of the human being to get old style and let us live in past with these sort of paint coverage. Best Regards,
You don't need that time machine Jean-Luc, you have already mastered time travel with this incredible gallery.
Tres belle gallerie ! Excellent processing, superbement en accord avec le sujet !
eric st martin
Il y a quelques galeries dont je me dis : Ah, si seulement je savais faire cela ! Et bien, celle-ci en est une. Oui, un voyage dans le temps. Vraiment bravo. Le plus frappant est l'accord entre le sujet et le style.
Paolo Peggi (aka Bracciodiferro)
Very interesting Gallery,well done! V.
I had to come back and say your old world fascinated me...
A fabulous work. Your processing is so good. V
Atget move over. We have new master of 19th Century photographic technique. These prints look pretty good considering they must have spent most of the last 100 years in a damp cellar.
oh these are quite extraordinary looked at every single one very nice gallery V
Fascinating gallery Jean-Luc. V. Julie
Superbe galerie,quelle ambiance !!!
Hans-Peter Henriksen starman
Great work. Fantastic rework. v.
I will be back later to see more -
Really a creative gallery with an excellent treatment. Congratulation for your amazing technique. -V-
This is my favorite gallery on Pbase, I find myself here almost daily.
What an amazing collection, so well presented. Its really a magic trip over the past with a pinch of enriching melancholy.
very nice work!
Nice color treatment....V.
Nice work with textures, BV!
WOW! You are so talented. Absolutely love this! V.
love your style, man!
A very very nice series of portfolios. Keep up the great work. I hope we see more.
v a great idea, very creative processing to create unique nostalgic views
Wow, not only the postprocessing is great. V
Superb Gallery V
Great photography and processing. Vote.
Fantastic gallery..love your work..V
impressive gallery, v
this is an astonishing collection of photos... it's breath taking... sure voted...
what an amazing mood in these shots... WoW.... a photo gallery that'll make a photographer cry
Atmospheric and gorgeous ... what else do we need! Do like it a lot, my compliment Jean-Luc, excellent job You've done!
absolutely gorgeous gallery. masterful processing. ~V!
my god- are these really old photos that you have refurbished or did you process them to look this way? i cannot tell- either way they are absolutely stunning. one day i hope to do something this well.
Beautiful technique; these are outstanding.
This is fabulous! v
Fabulous gallery, I`m impressed. Congrats and voted ofkoz.
Pete Smith AIPF
Superb gallery. V.
I love that old world! =]
Magnific gallery ! Big Vote !
great treatment! very creative gallery...love this mood! v
Truly back in time!
I need to spend a lot more time going through this gallery, but it's overwhelmingly good! You have a great variety of processing techniques here which are all subtly different, yet cohere to create this feeling of age and lost memories that builds on itself as one passes from image to image. Truly superb work! V.
like a journey into an another world! great art, treatment and very inspiring. V
Jim & Josefina
Beautiful! a nostalgic V! ... from Josefina
Fantastic gallery, very artistic. v
This is a very special gallery Jean-Luc - thank you for your work and sharing it with us. You've done a fantastic job in rendering these images to provoke the 'Old World'...
These almost make me cry. They are beautiful.
Very creative work. V.
Wonderful gallery. Time is fleeting! You have captured the past in the present.
Very artistic! V!
What a fascinating and individual gallery Jean-Luc. V
Ana Carloto O'Shea
Congratulations Jean-Luc. It's an absolutely brilliant gallery. A true, much needed "breath of fresh air" in the most popular galleries. Your visions of the past beautifully constructed with an intelligent post-processing.
Very well done.
Outstanding work, excellent tones and mood, a real masterpiece. Vote.
I love the mood of these photos, like treasures from another time. V
an inspirational gallery. Congratulations v
Beautiful, artistic work fills this amazing gallery. Each image stands on its own. Wonderful gallery. V
If only galleries like this were No. 1 in the popular galleries instead of likes of what we have today, pbase might still be something to be proud of. This is a stunning gallery, recalling the magic of late 19th photography. I never declare my vote anymore but I will for this one.
Very interesting work and gorgeous treatment, V
This gallery is outstanding. Very creative and interesting. Voted.
I think all the others comments have said it all, amazing post processing and subject matter that is quite convincing of the effect. Great work!
Matylda Lempel-Chareza Photography
mooie selectie voor deze bewerking! v.
Brilliant work. I absolutely love the processing. Bravo!
a loud 'wow' was heard by all ... simple one of the best galleries I've seen.. full of atmosphere and a sense of antiquity.
great gallery - excellent PP
love the processing done on these images.. vote
Susanne v. Schroeder
Wonderful and very creative work/art. A joy to view!
Most appealing! V.
Barry Green Photography
Loved your gallery and techniques. i would really love to know how you do it. -v-
Dikke proficiat Jean-Luc: plaats 9!
En verdiend ook!! Well desrved my friend.
VOTE, one more! ;-)
A mastepiece of the old world. V
A fabulous gallery Jean-Luc - every photo is stunning and shows your skillful hard work in photoshop!! Huge Vote!!
Splendid this gallery. v
Christine P. Newman
Beautiful, beautiful work!!! V.
piece of art!
all are a masterpiece, really breathtaking.
Love your pp of these images. You have hot the mark on the 'old' part of the old world.
ohhh...how I love this! such fantastic mood, these old shots are just unsurpassed by anything in our days! ~V~
You have mastered the art of creating that 'aged' look to perfection!
Very effective and compelling gallery.
heel mooie serie Jean-Luc ! groetjes nathalie
I love this series and the treatment and technique! V
Astonishing! I'm with Mike, would be very interesting to find out how you do this! V
Very nice work, Jean-Luc. You should write an article on your technique. Impressive. V
Very beautiful images.
Got my vote.
Rita Ribeiro Silva
** Great work, well done! ** v
Wonderful processing and result.
A small masterpiece.
Mooie serie, Jean-Luc! V
Indrukwekkende serie! Wat een gave sfeer! V.
MRZab (Mohammad Reza Zabihi)
Superbe gallerie avec des photos dans les tonalités d'ocre. v
Fabulous collection, excellent shots. GMV
Debbie Blackburn Beierle
Simply wonderful! Very artistic/wonderful variety of scenes. Great job!
Excellent imagery and treatment. :) V
Big ART Jean-Luc! Love it.
Super treatment indeed.
More please!! ;-)
In the meanwhile: BIG BIG VOTE!!
Big big ART Jean-Luc,
dream pictures, dream stories...
More please!! ;-)
Big big VOTE in the meanwhile!!
Excellent work! Really fantastic treatment!!! Voted
click on thumbnails for full image