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Challenge: Death (Basic Editing)
Camera: Canon PowerShot A430
Location: Royal Ontario Museum Biodiversity Exhibit
Date: Nov 30, 2006
Galleries: Nature, Animals
Date Uploaded: Nov 30, 2006

Taken at the Royal Ontario Museum on a class trip. Pretty sweet photo of some extinct creature (I can\'t remember exactly what it was now).

Place: 199 out of 227
Avg (all users): 4.5427
Avg (commenters): 4.3333
Avg (participants): 4.4384
Avg (non-participants): 4.6032
Views since voting: 772
Views during voting: 303
Votes: 199
Comments: 9
Favorites: 0

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 Comments Made During the Challenge
12/11/2006 06:41:37 PM
I can't detect up from down in this shot--is it supposed to be a dinosaur? Are those jaws? Sorry, but even with a calibrated monitor I can't tell what to home in on.
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12/11/2006 02:17:55 PM
It doesn't quite come together, but a fascinating and mysterious composition. 8
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12/09/2006 05:49:14 PM
Would've like to have seen more of the skull.
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12/07/2006 03:40:51 PM
I think if you used a different point of view and the skull was completely on the photo it would've been better. now there's something at the bottom and a half skull at the top. the colors look nice, so I really think you could've got some more out of this.
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12/07/2006 10:25:31 AM
I can't see excatly what you are photographing here. If it wasn't for your title, I wouldn't know that this was a fossil (assuming in a museum) I think the crop is too tight.

I bumped the photo up a point. Aside from the composition, teh sharpness is great. I like how you tried to shoot it from a different perspective.
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12/07/2006 10:04:13 AM
I really couldn't get a handle on exactly what animal this is/was, which is a shame. Also the table it's mounted on was distracting from the fossil itself.
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12/06/2006 12:08:26 PM
It is tough to determine the type of skull, but maybe you were going for that. would have like a little more light and maybe done in B&W. Like the angle though.
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12/06/2006 11:44:03 AM
The subject fits, but I'm a little unsure of the composition. Perhaps, a bit more of the skeletal head and a bit less of the base???
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12/06/2006 10:57:18 AM
i like the angle and the darkness on this.
I'm assuming it's some kind of skeleton.
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