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Challenge: Abstract III (Advanced Editing VII)
Collection: 2011
Camera: Nikon D700
Lens: Nikon AF-S Zoom-Nikkor 80-200mm f/2.8D ED
Location: Los Angeles, CA
Date: Sep 23, 2011
Galleries: Abstract
Date Uploaded: Sep 23, 2011

It occurred to me, after the 6th time out shooting for this challenge, that abstract photography is the antithesis of what I normally do. My deepest apologies to my team for submitting them to dozens of potential entries. I think I got the hang of it with this one, but we shall see.

Although to me it's obvious what it is, this is a close-up of a yucca.

convert from RAW
crop
denoise
CEP3 colorize
hue/saturation
some dodging and burning
clone out specs
layer of gradient
save for web

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10/03/2011 11:35:51 AM
Never even suspected yucca. Beautiful (but it doesn't make me want to like my monitor. *grin*)

Well done, Johanna!
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10/03/2011 07:57:22 AM
Mmmmmm. So warm even with cool colours! Nice!
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10/03/2011 04:50:46 AM
A good finish Johanna, I can't remember seeing this one, very cool abstract.
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 Comments Made During the Challenge
10/02/2011 07:51:51 PM
Lovely light and lines. Super vibrant and rich color. Very nice.
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09/26/2011 12:13:16 AM
This one has a certain charge to it. Each line is so different from the others. Well done.
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