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Challenge: Humor II (Advanced Editing II)
Camera: Canon PowerShot G5
Location: Couch
Date: Nov 26, 2004
Aperture: 2.5
ISO: 100
Shutter: 1/60
Galleries: Humorous, Animals
Date Uploaded: Nov 27, 2004

model: Freja

My first indoor portrait...naturally I had no idea what I was doing. Not sure if I was supposed to come up with a way to have reduced the reflections. I pretty much piled all the movable lights I could find into a sunlit room and after it was still too dark, bounced a flash at 1/16 off of the cieling. In between Freja knocking my setup over (the room's kinda small) and then sitting still for all of about 5 seconds, I didn't have a whole lot of time for experimentation. Luckily she was kind enough to give me 1 of her trademark expressions. Not exactly the one I was looking for, but funny none the less. Keep up the good work Freja...the biscuit's in the mail.

Post Process:
Cloned out shadows from hat and banner and lampshade prong that was sticking out from trying to tilt the lampshade and then forgetting about it.
Contrast ~ -10
Brightness ~ +10
Staturation ~ +10
USM

Statistics
Place: 35 out of 112
Avg (all users): 5.4890
Avg (commenters): 6.8571
Avg (participants): 5.1600
Avg (non-participants): 5.6513
Views since voting: 1323
Views during voting: 389
Votes: 227
Comments: 8
Favorites: 0


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07/22/2005 12:32:58 PM
Yeah, you wuz robbed score-wise, greeting card material indeed with better lighting!
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 Comments Made During the Challenge
12/05/2004 06:31:15 PM
Ha! The only one left "stand up" sober! It's got to be used as a birthday card cover shot...for sure!
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12/04/2004 11:35:28 PM
Nice conept. I'm not sure if it's intentional, but the horizon is tilted in this photograph.
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12/04/2004 12:00:07 PM
Love it!
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12/02/2004 08:04:39 PM
Cute photo and perfect caption. That's exactly what she looks like she's saying.
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11/30/2004 06:35:20 PM
lol, it must have had a blast! Nice setup...
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11/30/2004 02:03:56 PM
Love the look on his face!
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11/30/2004 12:53:33 PM
Too cute! How did you have her sit so still? Great!
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