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The Cub
The Cub
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Challenge: Color Portrait (Advanced Editing IV)
Camera: Olympus C-4000Z
Location: Henry Vilas Zoo
Date: Sep 10, 2005
Aperture: 1/2.8
ISO: 200
Shutter: 1/50
Galleries: Animals
Date Uploaded: Sep 11, 2005

This cub is camera happy. He lifted his head right at me the momoent I got to the cage. He followed me as I walked around to take other shots. Cropped, auto saturation adjustment, & clarified, resized & saved.

Statistics
Place: 263 out of 284
Avg (all users): 4.1438
Avg (commenters): 3.5000
Avg (participants): 3.8571
Avg (non-participants): 4.4079
Views since voting: 591
Views during voting: 418
Votes: 292
Comments: 10
Favorites: 0


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 Comments Made During the Challenge
09/18/2005 12:04:54 PM
I would prefer the midtones a bit lighter, so as to see the subject better. I also might crop in a little closer.
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09/16/2005 09:50:05 PM
por•trait (pôr tr t, -tr t , p r -) n.
1. A likeness of a person, especially one showing the face, that is created by a painter or photographer, for example.
n 1: a painting of a person's face 2: a word picture of a person's appearance and character 3: any likeness of a person; "the photographer made excellent portraits"
09/15/2005 09:30:27 PM
For me, this portrait of such magnificent animals would have more impace if cropped tighter. The eyes of this lioness are so intense.
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09/15/2005 05:41:29 PM
Nice subjects, but focus doesn't quite look right. Dappled light is a tricky one too...
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09/14/2005 08:10:26 PM
Shot seems a little bit grainy and compressed.
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09/14/2005 02:05:02 PM
cub's face is too soft. lighting could use improvement, most of the picture has a grey-purple cast to it.
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09/14/2005 12:40:00 PM
Picture seems to have an overall blue cast, probably from the time of day. Seems to busy for a portrait more attention needs to be drawn to the face of the cub.
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09/13/2005 11:02:11 PM
Nice shadowing.
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09/13/2005 11:04:30 AM
Focus is a little soft.
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09/12/2005 01:15:16 PM
Very good photo, but didn't feel it was in the spirit of the challenge. Felt like it would be unfare to others to give the score it probably deserved IMO.


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