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Challenge: Portrait II (Advanced Editing VII)
Camera: Canon EOS-50D
Lens: Canon EF 100mm f/2.8L Macro IS USM
Location: Madison, WI
Date: Dec 27, 2011
Aperture: 4.5
ISO: 400
Shutter: 1/125
Galleries: Family, Portraiture
Date Uploaded: Dec 28, 2011

This is my first ever portrait session using an umbrella, and I like it. I was able to setup my lighting for this in just a few minutes, then all I needed was Cody to cooperate. He was super happy about being on his tummy for this, but he worked through it and gave me some real gems. I really like the way his expression is in this shot.

The lighting was an umbrella on camera left, just a bit higher than Cody. This was durin the day so some decent filtered daylight was coming in through the rundown does on camera right.

Statistics
Place: 27 out of 93
Avg (all users): 5.9935
Avg (commenters): 6.8333
Avg (participants): 5.7600
Avg (non-participants): 6.1068
Views since voting: 618
Views during voting: 292
Votes: 153
Comments: 7
Favorites: 0


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 Comments Made During the Challenge
01/08/2012 11:30:35 PM
good lightning, uninspiring. 2
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01/08/2012 10:02:07 PM
Damn, so cute it hurts, well played, bumping up your score, if you don't mind
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01/07/2012 01:58:49 PM
Shame about the crop through the hand but a very nice shot otherwise, good exposure, love his wee coat and his expression.
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01/07/2012 08:27:51 AM
I like that this is not overprocessed. Precious. (voted earlier)
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01/05/2012 09:54:34 AM
This is near cheating. A technically great photo with an adorable child is just an unfair advantage lol. Great shot.
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01/02/2012 06:26:10 PM
Cute little fellow.
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01/02/2012 10:14:56 AM
needs more fill light on the right hand side or a harsher contrast between light and dark
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