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Rubber Ducky Soup
Rubber Ducky Soup

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Challenge: Rubber Ducky II (Advanced Editing VII)
Camera: Canon EOS-500D Rebel T1i
Lens: Tamron SP AF 90mm f/2.8 for Canon
Location: Seville
Date: Jan 16, 2011
Aperture: 2.8
ISO: 200
Shutter: 1/25
Date Uploaded: Jan 16, 2011

Served with some carrots and peppers;)
We h=just moved to seville for several weeks, and after not being able to find a rubber ducky in ANY STORE, i called my mom and asked her to bring one earlier this morning (morning of the challenge).
My original idea was to have the duck hanging by a piece of string off of a broccoli tree with a red candle under it, but this morning the strap off my camera BROKE and my 18-200 hit the stone floor from several feet in the air.
Luckily, it hit the edge of the camera and just broke the UV filter, altho it it had a dent and wouldn't screw out; and in spain nothing is open of sundays:(.
So good luck to my second try!
est score: 5.5
dream score 6

Place: 17 out of 66
Avg (all users): 5.9379
Avg (commenters): 7.4444
Avg (participants): 5.8780
Avg (non-participants): 5.9615
Views since voting: 885
Views during voting: 370
Votes: 145
Comments: 11
Favorites: 0

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07/25/2011 01:50:36 PM
Hahah thats such a creative idea! :)
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 Comments Made During the Challenge
01/23/2011 11:25:12 PM
this is hilarious. i love the lighting. it looks like something you could find in a cookbook or on a menu page of a website.
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01/23/2011 05:01:37 PM
So creative and funny, poor little ducky!10
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01/22/2011 02:01:02 PM
How does anyone come up with these ideas! Fantastic
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01/19/2011 09:52:30 PM
All the elements work really well here, very nice lighting too.
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01/19/2011 10:13:57 AM
Great lighting and love your set-up...only thing that is missing is the bowl to solidify the idea of soup as that it looks more like this ducky is being roasted over a spit to create roasted duck. That aside your props, lighting and details are well done (love the capture of smoke included in the shot). Definitely will see this in the top 20 methinks.
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01/19/2011 08:13:23 AM
Very funny idea. Well done.
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01/18/2011 01:07:26 PM
He doesn't have big, happy eyes like some duckies, and under the circumstances who can blame him? I would think that sort of soup would be ... unpleasantly chewy ;-)
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01/17/2011 08:53:13 PM
bahahahaaaa! Good one, love the little struts holding up sacrificial ducky. 7
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01/17/2011 01:46:58 PM
One of my top 3 for this challenge. I just don't see the string though..am I missing something?
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01/17/2011 01:57:17 AM
LOL!!!! the upside down ducky slays me.
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