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Mr Bee
08/07/2010 09:18:05 PM
Mr Bee
by Rainbow-Coloured-Soul

Comment by MaryO:
Nice macro! I like the diagonal to the composition.
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Mr Bee
08/04/2010 06:02:24 AM
Mr Bee
by Rainbow-Coloured-Soul

Comment by GiorgioBaruffi:
i do not know if you know (is right in english?) that i love macro shots... and this is a good one!
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Mr Bee
08/03/2010 11:47:58 PM
Mr Bee
by Rainbow-Coloured-Soul

Comment by giantmike:
Good details/textures. It feels just a little flat somehow. Did you use on camera flash?
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Devils Plague Calls
10/29/2009 10:17:27 PM
Devils Plague Calls
by Rainbow-Coloured-Soul

Comment by snaffles:
Greetings from the Critique Club!

*scratching head* compression artifacts? Where, Spiffy? *ahem* now on with the critique...

Initial impression: Very simple, powerful image. Less is more and it definitely works here. I voted quickly, which is probably why I only gave it a 6. Now, looking at it more, it warrants a 7.

Technical: Great setting, great thirds, nice murky image which offsets the flat blackness of the bulk of the figure...as has been noted already, as though a human has been cut out of the image. Deliberate or not, it works very well. Surprised at your settings - very shallow DOF, very high ISO and shutter speed. But it works.

Artistic: The note in hand makes me wonder if it is a summons of sorts. Wow, there really is a Loch Lomond?! I thought it was just a fictitous brand of whisky drunk by Captain Haddock in the Tintin series :-) And yes, the effective negative space does draw the eye to the person. Didn't even notice the not-perfectly level horizon until it was pointed out, which may help add to an unsettling feel.

Overall: Very well done image, quiet but menacing at the same time. What will the note tell the person to do?

Feel free to PM me with any questions,

Susan
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Inverary, Scotland
10/28/2009 03:43:09 AM
Inverary, Scotland
by Rainbow-Coloured-Soul

Comment by Lutchenko:
This should have done much better in my opinion. Great shot Nichola
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Inverary, Scotland
10/27/2009 10:50:34 PM
Inverary, Scotland
by Rainbow-Coloured-Soul

Comment by posthumous:
I love that laundry. I think it was the centered boat that knocked this out of ribbon contention, but I'm weird that way. I still gave you an 8.
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Inverary, Scotland
10/27/2009 03:56:53 PM
Inverary, Scotland
by Rainbow-Coloured-Soul

Comment by glad2badad:
Nice story being told here with nice tonal B/W treatment. Well done!
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Devils Plague Calls
10/26/2009 12:06:20 AM
Devils Plague Calls
by Rainbow-Coloured-Soul

Comment by Yo_Spiff:
Yup, I was pleased to see that, as anticipated, I am the only person anal enough to see those compression artifacts. Nice high score. I gave it a 7, in spite of the compression, though it might have gotten an 8 from me without it.
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Devils Plague Calls
10/24/2009 10:29:56 PM
Devils Plague Calls
by Rainbow-Coloured-Soul

Comment by sadiebird:
i like how the figure is completely black, like a person shaped hole in the photograph. very cool and the paper in his hand and white on his shoes set off the effect nicely.
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Devils Plague Calls
10/23/2009 10:23:30 AM
Devils Plague Calls
by Rainbow-Coloured-Soul

Comment by Jutilda:
This has the beginnings of a spooky film. I like the use of negative space and how the contrasts work to pull our eye to the person in the hoody. The title certainly works for a movie too. 7
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