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Scent of Coriander
Scent of Coriander
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Photograph Information Photographer's Comments
Challenge: Scents and Aromas (Classic Editing)
Camera: Nikon Coolpix 995
Location: My flat, Czech Republic
Date: Nov 25, 2003
Aperture: 4.5
Shutter: 1/30
Date Uploaded: Nov 25, 2003

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Statistics
Place: 25 out of 188
Avg (all users): 5.8634
Avg (commenters): 6.5714
Avg (participants): 5.8315
Avg (non-participants): 5.8841
Views since voting: 1148
Votes: 227
Comments: 15
Favorites: 0


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 Comments Made During the Challenge
12/02/2003 11:21:03 PM
Excellent. This one it is running for a ribbon I think. But it is no coriander. 10 anyway
12/02/2003 03:02:36 AM
Nice DOF
12/01/2003 02:08:03 PM
Oooo. I'm not a fan, personally, of coriander -- it always smells off to me -- but I very much like this shot (and is that a bit of cinnamon in the background?). Nice colours, lighting, focus.
11/30/2003 10:59:05 AM
isn't it star anise?
11/29/2003 05:49:53 PM
Like the composition and definitely love the spice. Wish all the subjects were in focus....like the double shadows withthe gradation in colors...perhaps if it were a bit darker they would show up better and add a nice touch to the piece. Great subject.
11/28/2003 05:12:26 PM
Lovely color, composition and clarity. Also I like the color in the shadows. Gorgeous image. To me it expresses more aroma in the sense of flavour, not so much scent.
11/28/2003 04:25:02 AM
Good try. The DOF is an issue as too are the shadows caused by the light source.
11/27/2003 12:31:44 PM
I like the rich, warm, earthy colors. The lighting is good, as is the composition, although not sure about the upper right corner - I think it could have probably done with being cropped out or else moved out of the way when shooting.
11/27/2003 09:32:45 AM
Beautiful close up and excellent composition, the cross shape is wonderful and the position of the pepper and cinammon really works well. Colour is a little toooo red.
11/26/2003 05:56:41 PM
Miam!!! Beautiful colors. Nice composition
11/26/2003 05:35:34 PM
Contrast is a bit high, but the composition is nice
11/26/2003 03:54:57 PM
Coriander? Cinnamon, Anaise, and allspice... Doesn't corriander look a bit like pepper? Let me d=go check my kitchen shelf...anyway, I like all the warm rusty color, and the composition of different shapes. The shinyness of the anaise seed compared to the roughness of the pod. The shadows beneath detract a bit - wish they weren't so obvios, or at least not so red.
11/26/2003 07:46:19 AM
It looks more like Anis and cinamon.... but maybe you put that title to have people liek me write this. :-)
11/26/2003 06:07:54 AM
I have no idea what coriander smells like, bu this makes me want to go smell it! Nice shot with pleasing composition. Something about the lighting feels a little "off" to me - maybe the purplish-pink cast shadows, and the yellowish feel to the shot. I would love to see this on a nice stark white background.
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11/26/2003 02:33:32 AM
I had no idea that is what corianda looked like. Nice shot, great composition, good lighting.


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