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Challenge: Your Corner of the World II (Advanced Editing IV)
Camera: Kyocera Finecam S3
Location: Northridge, CA,
Date: Oct 1, 2005
Aperture: 5.6
ISO: 200
Shutter: 200
Galleries: Photojournalism
Date Uploaded: Oct 1, 2005

On top of the VA hospital where we shoot exteriors for "Grays Anatomey".

The Calabasis fire not too far off, last heard over 17000 acres, 90 chickens, and 1 home burned.

Borrowed a camera from the props department to shoot this opportunity.

PS CS1; save to TIFF,crop,levels sampleing, contrast @ 17%, brigtness @ -18%,high pass @ 9% w/hard light @ 30%, Noise Ninja, reduce size, Lab, USM @ 125/.8/0, zoom in @ 700% to clean up some bad pixles with clone tool, save for web.

Place: 209 out of 299
Avg (all users): 5.1749
Avg (commenters): 4.6667
Avg (participants): 5.0625
Avg (non-participants): 5.3521
Views since voting: 838
Views during voting: 277
Votes: 183
Comments: 4
Favorites: 0

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 Comments Made During the Challenge
10/07/2005 05:25:58 PM
I really like this one, my only nitpick is the blown highlights, but the moon is spectacular.
  Photographer found comment helpful.
10/05/2005 06:15:04 PM
I have a picture much like this one. The recent fires were amazing and horrible.
  Photographer found comment helpful.
10/05/2005 02:23:54 PM
this absolutly must suck....i am so glad we dont have to deal with forest fires here..I like this...it looks like a volcanic activity too. too bad that purple lens flare ruined the scoring on this one.
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10/04/2005 03:49:36 AM
Is that the sun?
  Photographer found comment helpful.

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