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Down In Front!
Down In Front!

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Challenge: Fruits and Vegetables (Classic Editing)
Camera: Fujifilm FinePix S602Z
Location: My home
Date: Sep 8, 2002
Aperture: 2.8
ISO: 160
Shutter: 1/30
Date Uploaded: Sep 8, 2002

Literally a last minute submission (9:55pm, Sunday). I didn't decide to enter a photo until this afternoon while I was using my computer and thought "I should just take a picture of my laptop, it's an Apple". Later I went to the store and got a variety of apples and did some shooting. This was the first time I've ever "set up" a photograph to shoot and I'm pretty happy with the final one and the outtakes.

Place: 110 out of 201
Avg (all users): 5.2107
Avg (commenters): 6.5000
Avg (participants): 5.3237
Avg (non-participants): 5.0820
Views since voting: 785
Votes: 261
Comments: 15
Favorites: 0

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 Comments Made During the Challenge
09/15/2002 12:48:00 PM
I love Macintosh computers (using Mac OS X right now!)...and this is a very creative idea for a photograph. I might like the composition a bit more if the 'real' apples were not dividing the frame so close to the middle. Maybe a perspective shot that was further away from the fruit, looking up to the computer in the background. LanSnake
09/14/2002 02:03:00 PM
no comment
09/14/2002 01:29:00 PM
What a great title! Made me laugh out loud. This is a very clever concept and I like that there are different types of apples.
09/12/2002 09:03:00 PM
Since I work for Intel, I should give this a one.

I like the composition. Did you play with your focal point? I can see why you wanted the Apple logo in focus, but focussing the the real apples, and using a small aperature may have kept everything in focus. 6
09/12/2002 03:20:00 PM
09/12/2002 05:18:00 AM
Great idea but Im not very happy with the framing. 6 - floyd
09/11/2002 04:28:00 PM
cool concept.
09/10/2002 08:58:00 PM
Great colors! Focus could be better.

Good luck in the challenge! Grayce...aka...Gracious
09/10/2002 05:48:00 PM
hehe, love apple
09/10/2002 12:37:00 PM
I can even imagine the hum of the "crowd"! Very creative! Nice work!
09/10/2002 11:20:00 AM
Very clever shot...
09/09/2002 08:43:00 PM
Nice DOF, good idea 6 sjgleah
09/09/2002 08:35:00 PM
Composition: Subject Placement, Cropping, Background7,
Technical: Focus, Exposure, Lighting, Processing8,
Appeal: Is it Interesting, Motivating, Etc.? 6,
Total Averaged Rating7. Autool
09/09/2002 07:30:00 PM
09/09/2002 12:40:00 PM
Nice idea, but I would've liked better focus on the apples. Maybe get rid of the first green apple.

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