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Mr. Solo Dolo
Mr. Solo Dolo

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Challenge: Free Study 2011-01 (Advanced Editing VII)
Camera: Canon EOS-350D Rebel XT
Lens: Sigma 18-50mm f/2.8 EX DC for Canon
Location: My House
Date: Jan 21, 2011
Aperture: f/11
ISO: 100
Shutter: 1/200 sec
Galleries: Abstract, Studio
Date Uploaded: Jan 21, 2011

This was one of my favorite shots from my smoke shoot. I inverted the picture, I darkened the smoke and added a color filter, then I adjusted the hue to this purple, I did a sharpen layer mask bringing out "his" face and kept his hair blurry to give it a more human appearance. From there I whitened the background up in a few spots and removed some excess smoke so it looked more like a face, added a border and saved for web and here it is. I'm really excited about this one and hope it can contend this month.

Place: 230 out of 307
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 Comments Made During the Challenge
02/02/2011 07:20:25 AM
Border hard for the soft subject
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