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Jeremiah was a bullfrog
Jeremiah was a bullfrog
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Challenge: High-Key Blur (Basic Editing)
Collection: Portfolio
Camera: Nikon D90
Lens: Sigma 70-200mm f/2.8 EX DG APO IF for Nikon
Date: Jul 30, 2012
Aperture: 5.6
ISO: 200
Shutter: 2.0
Date Uploaded: Jul 31, 2012

open raw, clarity down,yellows desaturated, turn gray scale, open ps5, topaz black n white hikey, back to ps5 tonemap, detail down, brightness up. resized saved for web

Statistics
Place: 22 out of 57
Avg (all users): 5.6667
Avg (commenters): 6.2857
Avg (participants): 5.6129
Avg (non-participants): 5.7000
Views since voting: 263
Views during voting: 173
Votes: 81
Comments: 9
Favorites: 0


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08/10/2012 12:11:45 AM
I think it needed a bit of contrast to score more highly, but he's VERY handsome.
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 Comments Made During the Challenge
08/09/2012 10:54:34 PM
he was a good friend of mine
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08/09/2012 09:36:36 PM
Ha, I thought I had this one - 'Jeremiah Was a Bullfrog', right? No, it's apparently called 'Joy To The World' (an altogether different song in my experience), so no guessing points for me.
Lovely high-key image to illustrate that line. I'm not sure whether I see soft focus blur or just low-contrast-high-key-fade softness and that if the contrast were restored the sharpness would be too? I could be wrong, anyway, I love the shot.
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08/09/2012 03:28:58 PM
Title is same as first line. A little too washed out for me (but so is my own LOL) I would have liked to have seen a bit more definition on the eye - soo hard to figure out how to do this in Basic. Nice job.
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08/09/2012 12:49:38 PM
.... was a good friend of mine:) Three Dog Night or Creedence Clearwater Revival. I used to love to sing this song - such a catchy tune!
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08/06/2012 06:55:06 AM
Now this is exactly what I would understand by 'High-Key Blur'! Very well-produced.
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08/03/2012 12:01:43 PM
Joy to the World but I had to Google the line even though it's on my Three Dog Night album at home. I think the focus was supposed to be "soft". So many missed that requirement or ignored it. 6 for good high key and the (another) frog.
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08/03/2012 10:15:05 AM
He was a good friend of mine. Cool clean image. Not as striking as some of the other entries, but pleasing none the less.
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08/03/2012 12:27:54 AM
You have an addition I swear ;)
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