DPChallenge: A Digital Photography Contest You are not logged in. (log in or register
Challenge Entries
Portfolio Images
This image is not part of a public portfolio.
It's Still Life Jim, but not as we know it.
It's Still Life Jim, but not as we know it.

Photograph Information Photographer's Comments
Challenge: Still Life (Classic Editing)
Camera: Olympus C-750UZ
Location: Alamogordo, NM
Date: Nov 3, 2003
Aperture: 4.0
ISO: 50
Shutter: 1/25
Galleries: Humorous, Still Life
Date Uploaded: Nov 4, 2003

I raided my daughters' toy boxes, K-mart and Goodwill for the aliens. The last day I was going to take the picture outside, but the wind wipped up and the clouds rolled in. I ended up getting some cloth for the ground and backdrop and taking the picture on my dining room table late at night after class.

Place: 238 out of 326
Avg (all users): 4.4979
Avg (commenters): 5.2727
Avg (participants): 4.6319
Avg (non-participants): 4.2947
Views since voting: 919
Votes: 239
Comments: 13
Favorites: 0

Please log in or register to add your comments!

 Comments Made During the Challenge
11/11/2003 03:25:25 AM
love this photo -it allows you to discover new aspects as you look,and was well thought out. The humour in the title/photo is excellent.
  Photographer found comment helpful.
11/10/2003 08:23:47 PM
eBay is on a different server; try auctioning your action figures off there.
11/09/2003 06:08:08 PM
Perhaps a bit overcrowded, but I like the idea.
  Photographer found comment helpful.
11/08/2003 01:13:53 PM
AMAZING title! That ROCKS! (JarJar Binks? I don't think that qualifies as sentient!)
  Photographer found comment helpful.
11/07/2003 02:33:30 PM
funny. Still life for children, nice colors - 9
  Photographer found comment helpful.
11/06/2003 07:16:10 PM
It took me a minute, but I think I like it! Good lighting and background too..
  Photographer found comment helpful.
11/06/2003 10:24:55 AM
Nice composition, and the space background suits the overall feel of the photo.
  Photographer found comment helpful.
11/06/2003 08:09:00 AM
Cute toys, love the alien in the bikini! :) Good idea, points for orginality. The background is distracting though, you have so many things going on in the shot already with all the different figures the stars are competing for my attention. And there are a LOT of toys in there, it's hard to focus on any one object, perhaps if you had gone with just the classic aliens, the smaller ones and used two of the bigger ones as parents? I had started at a 4 on this one but am going to a 5
  Photographer found comment helpful.
11/06/2003 12:52:34 AM
I see what you're trying to do but it's very busy! This would be cool with say the big eyes or the green ones in a smaller group so you could get a little closer for more detail.
  Photographer found comment helpful.
11/06/2003 12:23:09 AM
I don't get it. What's it all mean, or is this just an image. There doesn't seem to be any interaction, the colors are bright, but green seems to predominate. What is there to really interest me in this picture?
  Photographer found comment helpful.
11/05/2003 10:54:32 AM
lol Great collection.....I love aliens, ufo\'s and all these guys JarJar!!
  Photographer found comment helpful.
11/05/2003 05:55:30 AM
i like this gangster photo :))
  Photographer found comment helpful.
11/05/2003 02:04:12 AM
This is too cute, I like the thought you put into this shot, the background was a great choice too , good job
  Photographer found comment helpful.

Home - Challenges - Community - League - Photos - Cameras - Lenses - Learn - Prints! - Help - Terms of Use - Privacy - Top ^
DPChallenge, and website content and design, Copyright © 2001-2020 Challenging Technologies, LLC.
All digital photo copyrights belong to the photographers and may not be used without permission.
Proudly hosted by Sargasso Networks. Current Server Time: 03/28/2020 03:36:11 PM EDT.