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A Silent Moment
A Silent Moment

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Challenge: Silence II (Basic Editing)
Camera: Canon EOS-40D
Lens: Canon EF 85mm f/1.2L II USM
Location: Media, PA
Date: Jan 27, 2009
Aperture: f/1.2
ISO: 400
Shutter: 1/60
Galleries: Portraiture
Date Uploaded: Jan 27, 2009

Used an overhead lamp, reflector on the floor, and mirror from below to highlight the cross. +0.3ev

Raw adjustments in Aperture - contrast, sat, sharpening.

Non-selective BW conversion in Silver EFEX plugin, using Green filter.

Place: 8 out of 178
Avg (all users): 6.2837
Avg (commenters): 7.7143
Avg (participants): 6.1429
Avg (non-participants): 6.3333
Views since voting: 1585
Views during voting: 350
Votes: 215
Comments: 10
Favorites: 0

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02/06/2009 04:27:13 PM
Congratulations on your top 10 finish. Wonderful shot!
02/04/2009 08:13:22 AM
Wow! Finally broke 6!! Thanks for all of the nice comments - very encouraging!
02/04/2009 12:34:06 AM
The lighting is wonderful in this shot. Congratulations on the top 10.
 Comments Made During the Challenge
02/03/2009 07:10:25 AM
Very nice, love the lighting. 8
02/01/2009 06:27:55 PM
Unique, creative shot. One of my favorites.
02/01/2009 10:29:57 AM
Fantastic. Fits the challenge like a glove.

Message edited by author 2009-02-04 15:52:05.
01/30/2009 07:37:19 PM
Incredible use of lighting and composition!
01/28/2009 04:18:49 PM
Very powerful shot. Excellent use of highlights. The crop might have been just a teensy tad more centered downward and not quite so tight on the hand..
01/28/2009 12:46:03 PM
other than the blown-out thumb this is excellent. possible ribbon 7
01/28/2009 09:04:01 AM
Very powerful, good lighting and well composed.

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