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Challenge: Duotones III (Advanced Editing V)
Camera: Nikon D70s
Lens: Sigma 50mm f/2.8 EX DG Macro for Nikon
Location: Philadelphia, PA
Date: Nov 5, 2007
Aperture: f/ 11
ISO: 200
Shutter: 1/45 sec.
Galleries: Still Life, Floral
Date Uploaded: Nov 11, 2007

Sorry if they're flowers but I have been just busy with concerts and rehearsals that really had nothing else to use. Came out pretty nice, I think.

Post: Convert from raw in PSElements3.0 with a +0.33 exposure compensation. Layer adjustments for levels, brightness/contrast and hue/saturation. New layer of hue/sat on colorized and move the hue and sat sliders all they way to the left for black and white. New Layer of levels resetting the black and white points. New Layer of brightness contrast and then another layer of Hue/saturation on colorize with hue on 50 and saturation on 25 for this muted gold tone. Sharpen. Crop. Resize. Sharpen.

Statistics
Place: 14 out of 295
Avg (all users): 6.7882
Avg (commenters): 7.5333
Avg (participants): 6.8125
Avg (non-participants): 6.7414
Views since voting: 1993
Views during voting: 263
Votes: 170
Comments: 20
Favorites: 5 (view)


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11/19/2007 01:08:29 PM
Great lighting, great detail. WTG, Robert! Congrats on top 20.
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11/19/2007 12:33:05 PM
Don't apologize for flowers...love you processing of this superb image !
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11/19/2007 04:39:58 AM
Lighting was superb on this...has a real 3D look about it
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11/19/2007 12:44:03 AM
Beautiful tones and composition.
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 Comments Made During the Challenge
11/18/2007 09:46:53 PM
Perfect..... Strong impact with this floral shot.....
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11/16/2007 02:05:17 PM
I really like how you have lit this.
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11/16/2007 01:10:17 PM
I really like the way the petals just pop out. Great job on the processing.
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11/16/2007 12:38:43 PM
Nice detail. Lovely lighting!
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11/16/2007 12:07:11 PM
Great composition and tone, nice use of negative space also.
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11/16/2007 09:58:00 AM
weird angle ... like the picture
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11/14/2007 08:28:00 PM
Beautiful lighting! Very nice detail and composition, well done!
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11/12/2007 11:10:32 PM
IMO, Does it meet the Challenge : yes

Composition: good
the picture
Background :
Subject Placement:good
Cropping:good
Focus: good
Exposure:a bit dark doesn't quite pop!
Editing:good

Total Averaged Rating :9
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11/12/2007 10:34:47 PM
Nice image.
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11/12/2007 09:29:40 PM
excellent, very well lighted - 9
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11/12/2007 05:40:28 PM
Interestingly lit. Translated nicely in duotone.
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11/12/2007 02:06:29 PM
I like the toning in this one very much. I would've cloned out the distrating leaves on the bottom, though.
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11/12/2007 08:00:07 AM
Awesome......simple and exquisite! 8
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11/12/2007 02:03:08 AM
great lighting and detail...love the black bg
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11/12/2007 12:49:32 AM
and a few tens! [hopefully] lovely shot
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11/12/2007 12:07:54 AM
winner
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