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Challenge: Free Study 2014-09 (Advanced Editing VII)
Collection: Portfolio
Camera: Fujifilm X-T1
Lens: Leica 35mm f/2.0 Summicron V4
Date: Sep 8, 2014
Aperture: 1.4
ISO: 200
Shutter: 1/950
Date Uploaded: Sep 29, 2014


Place: 57 out of 154
Avg (all users): 5.9592
Avg (commenters): 8.2500
Avg (participants): 5.9375
Avg (non-participants): 6.0556
Views since voting: 223
Views during voting: 161
Votes: 98
Comments: 5
Favorites: 0

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10/08/2014 01:23:02 PM
It was 7 from me and no time to bump or comment on time. I loved the ambiguity of the picture, title and all.
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 Comments Made During the Challenge
10/07/2014 10:09:48 PM
steve martin.
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10/07/2014 03:47:45 PM
Great portrait. Love the tones as well as the expression. 8.
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10/07/2014 03:24:15 PM
This image has caused me to stop and pay attention. That means it is in my 7-10 voting band. (Voted earlier)

Additionally, it is highly interesting/eclectic meaning it keeps me here long enough to offer a longer comment and a vote of 8 or more.

This is one of my 10s - I like it very much. Furthermore I think it enriches the DPC collective portfolio. Put simply, I wish we saw more stuff like this. Let me tell you why it pushes all the right buttons for me:

1. The whole quirkiness of the portrait.
2. The unblock blacks.
3. The centred composition.
4. The intensity of gaze.

Very well made.
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10/05/2014 03:43:08 PM
The impression I get is that he's posed against the brick wall, seemingly staring down the camera like it's the pistol loaded with a bullet about to administer his sentence for some crime punishable by execution.
It's also a nice juxtaposition of a character straight from a farm onto a location that must have been new and shiny in the industrial age, but could now be in any weathered downtown area, around the corner from a bar serving PBR and Fireball and a sushi restaurant.
If the intent was to leave the story up the viewer, you have succeeded greatly because I've been looking at this for a long time and it's still fascinating.
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