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The fork says, "mmmmm... cake"
The fork says, "mmmmm... cake"

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Challenge: Personification II (Advanced Editing V)
Camera: Nikon D80
Lens: Sigma 105mm f/2.8 EX DG Macro for Nikon
Location: Picnic table
Date: Feb 4, 2007
Aperture: F/5.6
ISO: 1600
Shutter: 1/3200
Galleries: Still Life, Food and Drink
Date Uploaded: Feb 4, 2007

Image resize
Hue/Sat (Bumped up the lightness on Blues to reduce the blueness of the fork)
Neat Image
Dodged a few distracting bits on the cake
Unsharpen Mask
Save for web

Place: 191 out of 218
Avg (all users): 4.6114
Avg (commenters): 5.4444
Avg (participants): 4.2892
Avg (non-participants): 4.9022
Views since voting: 1168
Views during voting: 268
Votes: 175
Comments: 10
Favorites: 0

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02/12/2007 08:01:58 AM
If you look carefully in the sponge, you can see the image of Jesus, but the fork idea didnt work for me, but then again i dont recall voting on this one sorry.
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 Comments Made During the Challenge
02/11/2007 05:59:13 PM
is that Pavlov's fork??
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02/11/2007 04:22:41 PM
I like - 7
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02/11/2007 03:48:06 PM
Nice shot, good composition
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02/10/2007 11:09:21 AM
I guess the drop on the end is supposed to be the fork drooling? Reminds me more of a teardrop though at first glance. But I'm hungry now either way. Mmmmmm, cake!
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02/08/2007 03:58:12 PM
I like the drop on the fork, like if it's drowling. :) 7
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02/05/2007 04:46:50 PM
The drop of 'saliva' is a clever touch.
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02/05/2007 02:45:17 PM
interesting idea and very well shot, not sure if the intent really comes through without the title. in the end the water droplet (drool) on the fork just ends up looking out of place because the fork doesn't have enough characteristics of a face/mouth/person/etc.
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02/05/2007 02:31:32 PM
Without the title I don't get the connection to the challenge. Sorry...not really sold on this one.
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02/05/2007 11:32:09 AM
Without the title, there would be nothing here to indicate personification. I understand the drop is supposed to represent mouth-watering, but I wouldn't get that without the title. The image is decent, but DNMC IMO.
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