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Challenge: Sepia (Basic Editing)
Camera: Canon EOS-350D Rebel XT
Lens: Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6
Date: Apr 25, 2008
Galleries: Studio, Panoramic
Date Uploaded: Apr 27, 2008

This is from a shoot I had intended for my free study but I liked the way this looked in sepia and I hadn't entered a challenge in a while so I thought I would put this up and see how it does. I don't have the highest of expectations for this one.

Statistics
Place: 65 out of 392
Avg (all users): 5.7833
Avg (commenters): 6.8571
Avg (participants): 5.7692
Avg (non-participants): 5.7978
Views since voting: 984
Views during voting: 292
Votes: 180
Comments: 11
Favorites: 0


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05/08/2008 09:38:46 AM
also underrated. imho, you achieved your goal of finding your own way of photographing a ballerina.
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05/07/2008 03:26:38 AM
Really nice lighting on this Claire, really shows the shape. Should have scored higher
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 Comments Made During the Challenge
05/02/2008 10:28:53 PM
Nicely done. Fairly minor, but the floor detracts a little. Tones work well and the lighting and shadows are well placed, especially for achieving this under Basic.
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05/02/2008 03:35:44 PM
Wonderful, wonderful lighting, and the headless composition is perect to show off the lighting and the form of the dancer. The sepia toning is subtle, and just right for the image. Superb, bumping to 9.
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05/02/2008 01:54:46 PM
love the subject and the lighting, not sure about the crop though. it might be nice to at least see her arms?
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05/01/2008 09:23:02 PM
great shot but i looks more black and white than sepia
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05/01/2008 01:59:59 PM
Amazing!
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05/01/2008 02:09:43 AM
serious legs, nice use of light and conversion
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04/30/2008 05:26:01 PM
Very good low key photo, with nice detail in the tutu. Nice!
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04/30/2008 11:33:15 AM
it's such a dark shot that it seems more black and white than sepia..maybe a tiny adjustment in in brightness & contrast would help it appear more sepia?

other than that, it's a very interesting subject! nice pov
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04/30/2008 10:52:31 AM
fabulous shot, I just can not see any sepia in it though:

I gave you a 6 for this shot. But it is bothering me, so I hope you do not mind, but I copied it and then changed it to black and white. It did change colour in BW, but it is very very subtle, in fact there is such a minuet change in colour but it does have a hint of sepia in it. I think most people are going to say it is BW and not enough sepia in it. It is still a dramatic shot and you have clean sharp lines. It is a great shot. It kept me interested enough, that I went and had to look at it again and again and then try to adjust it to BW. Well done, I am revising my score to 8
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