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Colour Inside the Lines
10/26/2010 02:17:28 AM
Colour Inside the Lines
by hotpasta

Comment:
Originally posted by DCNUTTER:

Well, it's one rule that I think is a bit over the top and should be addressed. I may be wrong, but I feel it was probably DQ'd because of the black border you added which is for the most part distinguishable around the actual image, but on the edge where your hand is and the border meets your black board it no longer looks like a border. At least it doesn't on my calibrated monitors. It has to clearly be defined as a border. If I add a border to my photos it's always a small black border, but I won't add it if there is a lot of black on any of the edges where it gets lost as it does here.

It's a pretty silly rule, and I agree with most if not all the rest, but to ME...if you can clearly see a black border (or sometimes white depending on the photo) on 3 of the edges it's pretty darn safe to assume that there is a border on the fourth side of the photo even if it blends in with the background. How many people add a border to only three sides of a photo. Answer...none. People either border two sides or the whole image.

I've seen it time and time again on here where a black border added to a black background gets a DQ. If you had added a white border for instance the photo would still have a blue ribbon next to it. Again, maybe there is some other reason that it was DQ'ed that I'm not seeing, but that's my take.

Great photo BTW...

Dave


That's kinda ridiculous, if that's true he basically got DQ'ed over 1/3 of 1 side of the frame, not even one whole side. There's clearly a border on the right side of the image, it just blends in a bit in the middle. You should contest if that's the reason.
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Beachcombers
05/01/2010 09:32:14 PM
Beachcombers
by Melethia

Comment:
love the mood in this shot
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The Fall
05/01/2010 09:27:33 PM
The Fall
by shanksware

Comment:
This is a terrifying shot, but a nice capture nonetheless
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Blueberries
04/25/2010 02:53:11 PM
Blueberries
by hajeka

Comment:
I like the use of minimalism and white negative space
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Surfing the clouds
04/02/2010 11:19:31 AM
Surfing the clouds
by DKZ

Comment:
Originally posted by smardaz:

Originally posted by amateurboi:

such an excellent photo, but rules are rules. No exceptions. This being your 8th challenge, I presume you knew the rules, but still submitted an old photo. Sad.


whats really said is just assuming someone cheated, many people have had this happen simply because they forgot to make sure their camera was set to the right date.


Agreed. Tons of experienced photographers on this site make this mistake all the time, it's probably the most common reason to get DQ'd on DPC. It's sad that you just assumed he cheated.
Tiger Lake
02/08/2010 12:26:31 PM
Tiger Lake
by orvaratli

Comment:
This is a really unique landscape, which why it's so great. Should have ribboned IMO
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Remains of the Day (Colour)
02/08/2010 12:23:53 PM
Remains of the Day (Colour)
by hotpasta

Comment:
Wow both are great, I personally like the colour one a bit more, the complimentary colours are awesome. But you got the Blue so it probably doesn't even matter.
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Ladies of Leisure
12/08/2009 01:11:42 AM
Ladies of Leisure
by jimness

Comment:
wonderful post-processing on this :)
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Pretty scary
12/03/2009 12:55:29 PM
Pretty scary
by prperold

Comment:
Oh i saw waldo, very clever! It's a shame no one got it, otherwise it's a very beautiful shot
automne
11/08/2009 03:14:24 PM
automne
by yanko

Comment:
The textures in the coat are outstanding! :):)
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