"i am new to the group and look forward to people's comments on how I can improve my pictures. So if you look at my pictures feel free to tell me how I could have improved the shot: What you liked and didn't like and why."
Eric start with a basic photo editing program. It doesn't have to be photoshop but it would be the best. Just learning how to add a little contrast and deepen your colors and your pictures would really have, as they say, POP in photo talk.