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Challenge: Lawn (Basic Editing)
Camera: Nikon D50
Lens: Sigma 10-20mm f/4-5.6 EX DC HSM for Nikon
Location: Getty Museum, Los Angeles
Date: Jul 29, 2008
Galleries: Architecture, Black and White
Date Uploaded: Jul 29, 2008

Candid shot, the grounds are amazing.

Post challenge: I thought the grass was a nice contrasting element. Oh well, score be damned, I like the image alot.

Statistics
Place: 63 out of 152
Avg (all users): 5.5000
Avg (commenters): 7.2727
Avg (participants): 5.1525
Avg (non-participants): 5.6242
Views since voting: 613
Views during voting: 310
Votes: 224
Comments: 12
Favorites: 0


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08/19/2008 03:47:45 PM
The grass IS a nice contrasting element. Voters wanted it to be THE element, though. I like how the lens and angle combination give her impossibly long legs from ankle to knee. Love the bold black sky, too.
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 Comments Made During the Challenge
08/05/2008 07:46:50 PM
that grass is so smooth! i almost looks like concrete, or at least carpet! great perspective and contrast
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08/05/2008 03:48:49 PM
The lawn is the third most important subject here, after the girl and the building. It's a nice photo though. I think for this competition, a color rendition would work better. As it is, the lawn doesn't really stand out.
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08/04/2008 11:19:32 PM
Great angle.
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08/02/2008 10:44:06 AM
I'm not sure why you turned it to B&W but I still like it: 10
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08/01/2008 02:55:06 PM
Hey, I was just on that lawn last week! Nice shot. Did you like the August Sander exhibit?
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07/31/2008 02:54:31 PM
This is a wonderful shot. I would like to see the original green version.
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07/31/2008 12:52:45 PM
Powerful image. The lawn is perhaps not the main subject, but its role in the composition is essential enough.
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07/31/2008 12:47:37 AM
very nice angle, and nice going making a bw

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07/30/2008 09:11:28 PM
That stunning architecture is overwhelming the lawn.
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07/30/2008 06:02:19 PM
I don't know if this photo is a good fit for for the "lawn" theme... but I like this shoot indeed. Powerful lines, very high contrast.
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07/30/2008 01:14:53 AM
Great shot!
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