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Bruce Springsteen
Bruce Springsteen

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Challenge: Reflections Without Mirrors VI (Advanced Editing VII)
Camera: Canon EOS-5D
Lens: Tamron AF 70-200mm f/2.8 Di LD IF Macro Lens for Canon
Location: Clarks Creek along route 325 in PA
Date: Oct 21, 2012
Aperture: 2.8
ISO: 640
Shutter: 1/160
Date Uploaded: Oct 21, 2012

So, today I went to a place where I know there is a blue heron living. My intent was that I could get a photo of him in the water with his reflection. As I was walking up the creek, I saw the damn thing take off about about 30 yards in front of me. He must've heard me coming. Sooooooo, I had to settle on a picture of some wood in the creek (or as we say around here... crick). I'm hoping to get a meh score. In RAW conversion, all I did was warm up the temp and sharpen. Then, I added a border in PSE and resized. Tada! I'm hoping to get a "meh" score. It's a good photo with sharpness, color, and composition (I think), but I'm sure there will be some spectacular photos in this challenge!

[Oct. 22nd, 2012 08:28:44 AM]

"I spent most of my life as a musician measuring the distance between the American dream and American reality."

óBruce Springsteen

The Boss and I share a birthday.

Place: 93 out of 106
Avg (all users): 4.9912
Avg (commenters): 5.6667
Avg (participants): 4.7544
Avg (non-participants): 5.2321
Views since voting: 175
Views during voting: 230
Votes: 113
Comments: 3
Favorites: 0

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 Comments Made During the Challenge
10/24/2012 11:44:53 AM
A nice mix of warm colors. I do however see some parts of the image that are blown out which seems to take away from the serenity of the photo a bit.
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10/22/2012 03:47:54 PM
Bears explanation. Nothing comes to mind but I'm pretty slow. Maybe some old song I've forgotton.
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10/22/2012 11:52:57 AM
I love the color. Excellent job.
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