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Challenge: Vegetable Faces (Advanced Editing VII)
Collection: 2013 Challenge shots
Date: Oct 24, 2013
Date Uploaded: Oct 24, 2013



[Oct. 31st, 2013 09:21:39 PM]

So -- this was NOT the idea for the challenge. This was the idea for the challenge:

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Three blind mice, cutting off the tail. That's a knife back through there with the tail (my husband couldn't figure it out.)

There wasn't supposed to be a cat in the shot. I even locked up Moriarty before I started working on the shot, because I knew he'd be a problem.

But Cinders hardly ever causes problems during photo shoots. I thought I was safe. But when I started shooting, she started deciding she wanted the mice. Their tails were interesting!

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(I liked this shot a lot, but the dof was a problem, and I thought it was more about the cat than the mice.)

Cinders was decidedly silly:

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It still is kind of sad that no matter how hard I try, the shots that I imagine are never as interesting as the shots that the cats create. They're just better at design than I am. Hopefully they won't start taking pictures, too. They'll probably be better at that, as well. :)

Thanks for the comments!!

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11/01/2013 10:58:44 PM
The cat's expression is priceless! Congrats.
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11/01/2013 12:40:56 AM
OMG, Wendy!!!! Youv GOTTA give Cinders some more air ti e. He's absolutely precious! Congrats on the HM
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11/01/2013 12:22:11 AM
WD Teamie. Saw this wonderful idea develop over a few days and I think it helped me in understanding the DPC psyche and congrats on the HM!
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11/01/2013 12:17:40 AM
Jejeje. 'Grats on the HM.
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 Comments Made During the Challenge
10/31/2013 11:08:29 PM
Thinking this is Wendy's cat, cute image...voted earlier
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10/31/2013 10:41:45 PM
Love it! Cute idea and great execution. The mice even have reflections! My favorite in this challenge.
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10/31/2013 12:22:22 AM
Brilliant! How on earth did you get the cat to cooperate?
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10/29/2013 02:47:22 PM
Well played. That cat is going to be in for a surprise when it bites down :)
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10/26/2013 11:13:14 AM
What a creative idea. I like the light on the wall, and everything is nice and sharp. But I found the reflection on the floor a bit distracting. Voted 7.
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10/25/2013 01:46:29 PM
Cute!
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10/25/2013 12:25:16 PM
Very Creative! Loving this.
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10/25/2013 03:57:06 AM
In my top three - absolutely love it, the creative idea, the personality of the radish mice and most of all the cat in that great setting!
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