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Alexbalix


Photograph Information Photographer's Comments
Challenge: Blurry Mess (Basic Editing)
Camera: Nikon D50
Lens: Nikon FC-E8 Fisheye Adapter
Location: My Desk Chair
Date: Mar 11, 2008
Aperture: 11
ISO: 200
Shutter: 4s
Galleries: Emotive, Blur
Date Uploaded: Mar 11, 2008

So this is my first entry here. Not sure how well this fits the subject. This photo has been in my minds eye for awhile so I thought I would take it out. I am going to go lay down, I am a bit dizzy.

Lens Used was a Fish-Eye-NIKKOR 7.5MM (yes it can work on a D50, you just need some tape...)

Statistics
Place: 56 out of 292
Avg (all users): 5.7124
Avg (commenters): 6.6818
Avg (participants): 5.1792
Avg (non-participants): 6.1575
Views since voting: 1026
Views during voting: 459
Votes: 233
Comments: 27
Favorites: 0


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03/21/2008 11:45:29 AM
Very well thought out perspective and terrific framing.
03/20/2008 01:16:55 PM
WOW!

this is a great image that in my opinion should have scored much higher!!!

Kev
03/19/2008 08:34:40 AM
Damn fine job. I am surprised that this didn't score even higher.
03/19/2008 12:12:55 AM
Personally I thought this one would have ribboned for sure, awesome capture! Very well done.

-dave
 Comments Made During the Challenge
03/18/2008 06:46:30 PM
Gotta love those swivel chairs! looks like he is being sucked down a whirlpool. Love it.
03/18/2008 08:48:38 AM
GREAT concept. Well executed... this has to get a ribbon. I love the coloured rings and the dark floor, all of which add to the desired effect and to the aesthetic appeal of this photo.
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03/17/2008 04:10:11 AM
Nice shot with good energy. The only negative I have is it's not a great fit for the challenge in that everything is so orderly (i.e. the opposite of mess).
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03/16/2008 04:31:06 PM
Awesome! One of my favorites in the challenge!
03/15/2008 10:21:22 PM
Not very blurry and not very messy. That said, still a very neat shot and you pulled it off well.
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03/15/2008 08:51:22 PM
great spin on the spun camera shot! 9 for originality
03/15/2008 08:21:02 PM
you might get marked low on the sharpness 6 for me
03/14/2008 10:46:19 PM
Realy well done, if not a place...it should be :)
03/14/2008 12:45:32 PM
This is an awesome composition and the blur really enhances the shot. I can just imagine that you are getting "too in focus" voting, but I like it and the amount of blur.
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03/14/2008 12:19:36 AM
I like this one. Would be interested to see how you did it.
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03/13/2008 04:28:47 PM
Cool effect, I like it
03/13/2008 01:39:18 PM
too bad this isnt a blurry mess,great image
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03/13/2008 12:19:00 PM
I'm not sure, if this really meets the challenge....

But it's a fantastic idea very well executed! Like this pic very much
  Photographer found comment helpful.
03/13/2008 12:26:49 AM
I can feel a ribbon on this one ;-)
03/12/2008 11:02:26 PM
It's a great image, though I would not call it neither blurry, nor messy. It's a cool distortion though.

Ok, this one had me fooled until I realized you were in a chair, spinning it around and that was the blur. Still no mess, however. Unless the mess part is what happened to your lunch after doing this.

A good score from me for creativity and fooling me for not looking carefully enough.
  Photographer found comment helpful.
03/12/2008 09:53:15 PM
Neat! I'll be interested to see how you made this, nicely done!
03/12/2008 08:35:29 PM
Interesting perspective. I almost feel it would have been better without the person in it, unless of course this is a self portrait of you while holding the camera? I do like the background and the vortex like feel of it.
03/12/2008 06:18:03 PM
Great shot, curious as to how you pulled it off!
03/12/2008 04:23:55 PM
This is really cool and well done! Got the blur, feels chaotic, and it's interesting!
03/12/2008 12:42:58 PM
I like this as a picture. However the blur in this picture is merely background. If there had been more camera movement during the shoot, the person here could have been blurry and a mess as well.
  Photographer found comment helpful.
03/12/2008 11:16:28 AM
Awesome shot. I am trying to guess where it was taken. On an amusement ride perhaps?
03/12/2008 09:50:47 AM
Best photo of this challenge. 10.
03/12/2008 12:07:39 AM
To in-focus
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