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madison461


Photograph Information Photographer's Comments
Challenge: Your Corner of the World II (Advanced Editing IV)
Camera: Canon EOS-300D Rebel
Lens: Canon EF 75-300mm f/4.0-5.6 III
Location: Atlanta, GA near "The Ted"
Date: Sep 26, 2005
Aperture: f16
ISO: 1600
Shutter: 1/1600
Galleries: Cityscape
Date Uploaded: Oct 2, 2005

Skyline shot from MLK Blvd, near "The Ted"
(ATL Braves Stadium). Georgia Pacific Bldg, Georgia State University and AT&T Bldg all visible, giving a good cross reference of all that is Atlanta.

Statistics
Place: 291 out of 299
Avg (all users): 4.2597
Avg (commenters): 4.0000
Avg (participants): 4.2143
Avg (non-participants): 4.3333
Views since voting: 764
Views during voting: 244
Votes: 181
Comments: 7
Favorites: 0


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11/12/2005 01:16:59 PM
savannah would be better-you sitting up there in atlanta just like a spider(sorry i watched gone with the wind again today-but that darn traffic light should have gotten out of the way-nice picture,that parking garage got in the way too-next time stand on a ladder on foot and shoot above the traffic light and parking garage-just my opinion.
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10/10/2005 09:40:47 AM
Thank you to all that commented.

I really wasn't going for just another skyline of Atlanta. If I were, I would have gone to a better spot for a better view of the Atlanta skyline. My intent, obviously not understood, was to show a cross-section of what makes Atlanta the very diverse Atlanta. If MLK crossed Peachtree St (any of the 20 or so of them) I may would have taken a photo of that.

Looking back, I was at "The Ted" Braves Stadium (they lost last night to Houston....boo!) I probably would have done better if I shot a photo of The Ted. I think more people would have "gotten" that!

This is how we grow! :-)
10/10/2005 05:59:54 AM
Without the sign and the light this picture has good shapes and point of view of the buildings. Also would have a good shape of the negative space. It's a better pic then your score reflects in my opinion.
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 Comments Made During the Challenge
10/08/2005 03:35:53 PM
I think that there ought to be more color...
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10/07/2005 07:53:35 PM
Looks oversharpened. Too much blue/purple tint. Also, there are a lot of elements in this to distract the eye. The sign, the traffic light, the buildings, the 'university' sign, and the 'gp' at top left all distract. What's the subject?
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10/07/2005 02:08:44 PM
Looks like you cropped highly from the original image or you sharpened too much. there is definite halo-ing along that wire and street sign.
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10/03/2005 09:50:17 PM
I think this would have been a better picture without the stop light.


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