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"The Iron Knees of Life"
"The Iron Knees of Life"
tfarrell23


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Challenge: Irony (Classic Editing)
Collection: 2003
Camera: Nikon Coolpix 5000
Location: Home
Date: Sep 30, 2003
Date Uploaded: Sep 30, 2003

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Statistics
Place: 66 out of 131
Avg (all users): 4.9440
Avg (commenters): 5.9000
Avg (participants): 4.6087
Avg (non-participants): 5.0859
Views since voting: 794
Votes: 232
Comments: 12
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 Comments Made During the Challenge
10/06/2003 10:34:23 AM
I think it's an overused idea - the iron - for this challenge. But it fits the challenge, so I'll grade on how well the photo really is. :)

Pros:
I like the lighting. It does create a mood to this photo that the other irons don't have.
I like the placement of the iron.

Cons:
The iron came out overexposed and out of focus.
The tag adds an unwelcome contrast.

Most people don't iron their jeans :) but I won't count it against you.

Overall, I give it a 5.
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10/05/2003 12:24:55 AM
Great title, really makes the shot! Also, nice use of B&W. My favorite photo of the challenge.
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10/03/2003 01:19:15 PM
This is a great picture! I love the lighting and the reflection of the iron.
9
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10/03/2003 12:38:07 PM
Good detail, B/W is good.
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10/02/2003 01:16:11 PM
I like the lighting and texture in this shot. looks to be oversharpened though
10/01/2003 05:12:09 PM
a groan worthy pun. nicely thought up, and good execution.
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10/01/2003 05:07:01 PM
base 1: 1/1; challenge: 0/3; technical: 0/3; aesthetics: 0/3; total: 1
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10/01/2003 01:15:58 PM
I like the title. Good play on words. Good light.
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10/01/2003 11:46:54 AM
Ya ironing jeans seems to be a bit of an irony, nice textures and shades.
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10/01/2003 08:52:43 AM
That iron reminds me of the Starship Enterprise in orbit around a planet :-) The composition is good, the jeans look awesome in B&W. The iron doesn't really seem to fit in somehow, don't ask me why. The serrated edges on some of the iron's edges are also a little distracting.
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10/01/2003 08:46:28 AM
nice photo - no irony
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10/01/2003 01:18:48 AM
The best of the iron-knees.
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