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From the Grunge Comes the Glamour
From the Grunge Comes the Glamour
Coley


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Challenge: Grunge (Advanced Editing VII*)
Collection: Portfolio
Camera: Nikon D200
Lens: Nikon AF-S DX NIKKOR 18-200mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR II
Location: Bradford Ontario
Date: May 19, 2009
Aperture: f 5
ISO: 100
Shutter: 1/160
Galleries: Fashion, Humorous
Date Uploaded: May 19, 2009

Hi Everybody

I have been out for awhile. This was just a fun idea. What better way to bond with your daughter then to ask her to climb into a storm sewer manhole.
"No rats" I lied ... "You will be fine, now act Glamourous !"

I think I went a tad crazy with the PP probably will get killed. I like it

Hope this at least stays in the 6 range

Thanks for looking

Cole

Statistics
Place: 16 out of 99
Avg (all users): 6.0862
Avg (commenters): 7.6364
Avg (participants): 5.6857
Avg (non-participants): 6.1871
Views since voting: 2091
Views during voting: 505
Votes: 174
Comments: 13
Favorites: 1 (view)


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05/27/2009 01:08:44 AM
Not contrived at all. It's nice to see photos with thinking behind them.
It's certainly an interesting effect. Maybe if you added a bit of noise in the sky you could have eliminated that distracting banding. Also the model's hair looks really stark against the sky, making it look a little cut out.
But don't get me wrong, I think it's an awesome composition and I gave you points for the concept. Nice one.
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05/27/2009 12:22:37 AM
welcome back coley .. its a brilliant image and your daughter is beautiful .. love the grunge and glamour combo .. its a great idea .. i dont want to imagine wots lurking underneath that hole .. cant think of anything that represents grungy more than a rat .. well maybe a fly .. they both bring disease and filth .. :)
looking at her expression again .. its brilliant .. !!

Message edited by author 2009-05-27 00:23:45.
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 Comments Made During the Challenge
05/26/2009 09:20:13 PM
pure beauty...also love the shading in the background a 10.
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05/26/2009 12:24:28 PM
Really like this composition, great colours and tones, not sure about the focus on the background though 9
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05/25/2009 03:25:34 PM
vrey contrived 7
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05/23/2009 02:03:47 PM
Interesting .... so why didn`t she make it to the glamour challenge???
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05/23/2009 07:23:50 AM
interesting concept but seems like two photos to me (i often get that feeling from party colored pics tho)
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05/22/2009 10:25:31 AM
I think you should have entered this in the glamour challenge. :-/

* Such a nice photo, I'm back to bump this up anyhow. :-)
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05/21/2009 02:31:08 PM
Brilliant!
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05/20/2009 11:08:52 PM
nice!
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05/20/2009 10:51:25 PM
well well well - I knew someone would do this. Love it!
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05/20/2009 12:17:25 PM
this is great! Fresh & clean style, i love it, would like to see it on the front page
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05/20/2009 06:12:39 AM
My favourite on this contest, well done I like the idea, subject, quality and edit of this photo, 10
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