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Guess Nothin's Bitin', Boys

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Challenge: Famous Last Words (Basic Editing)
Collection: crap I can't delete
Camera: Canon EOS-20D
Lens: Tamron SP AF 28-75mm f/2.8 XR Di for Canon
Location: Lake Murray, SC
Date: Nov 23, 2006
Aperture: f2.8
ISO: 200
Shutter: 1/2000
Galleries: Emotive, Water
Date Uploaded: Nov 28, 2006

alternate title: "Looks Like We're Gonna Need a Bigger Boat"

If I had mad PhotoShop skillz, I'd add Jaws jumping out of the water. Or maybe just the dorsal fin for subtlety.

The lake was like glass on Thanksgiving. And I totally forgot to change the ISO before shooting.

Place: 102 out of 112
Avg (all users): 4.7381
Avg (commenters): 5.0000
Avg (participants): 4.3833
Avg (non-participants): 4.8291
Views since voting: 611
Views during voting: 444
Votes: 294
Comments: 11
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 Comments Made During the Challenge
12/02/2006 02:58:05 PM
This photo doesn't do much to capture the viewer's interest.
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12/01/2006 12:30:14 PM
haha, funny
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11/30/2006 10:54:11 PM
I like the fact that nothing's in focus here... Makes me wonder what I should be looking at, which I guess is the point of the photo.
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11/30/2006 08:08:26 PM
This needs an open-mouth shark or at least a fin on the horizon :) As for the technical aspect, the lighting is a bit too bright. A little later in the day would have been better.
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11/29/2006 11:43:59 PM
Good'un! Evocative of the "Jaws" series.
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11/29/2006 03:49:57 PM
Nice idea. A couple of small complaints - the detail is lost in both the highlights and in the shadow. This picture could've been more interesting if you'd thrown a stone in the water to make a splash or some ripples
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11/29/2006 01:17:52 PM
Umm, what's the point? Sorry, this isn't working for me. Those words meet the ironic nature of the challenge, but did you mean to show something unpleasant happening after they were uttered?
11/29/2006 03:47:34 AM
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11/29/2006 03:14:59 AM
Beautiful light
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11/29/2006 12:56:27 AM
I don't get it. Which part of this picture is supposed to be in focus?
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11/29/2006 12:52:31 AM
I think the impact would have been more if there was a bit more perspective and a focal object..
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