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120 calories
120 calories
ace flyman


Photograph Information Photographer's Comments
Challenge: Upside Down IV (Advanced Editing VII)
Camera: Canon EOS-5D Mark II
Lens: Canon EF 24-70mm f/2.8L USM
Location: Home Studio
Date: Apr 28, 2012
Aperture: 8
ISO: 100
Shutter: 1/160
Galleries: Studio, Advertisement
Date Uploaded: Apr 28, 2012

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This shot took a look of thinking to come up with a way to get the angle of the bottle to look correct and to get the wine to come some what centered to the glass. Then several hours setting it up. I broke the end of the bottle off and attached a plastic bottle over the broken end. Ran a black tub through the back to the front of the opening. This gave me the straight line splitting the inside of bottle, added some black cloth to fill in where the wine should be. Here comes the good part since I don't drink. I would fill my mouth up with wine and blow it up through the tub so it would pour out. After a half dozen tries I was feeling pretty good. I would have a nice little drink each time. Once the set up was ready along with the lighting it only took a dozen shoots to get it.

Statistics
Place: 21 out of 122
Avg (all users): 6.2130
Avg (commenters): 7.4000
Avg (participants): 6.0370
Avg (non-participants): 6.3889
Views since voting: 927
Views during voting: 212
Votes: 108
Comments: 9
Favorites: 1 (view)


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05/12/2012 05:59:05 AM
Joe, really good work here! Should scored higher, IMO
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05/07/2012 08:41:00 AM
Amazing, I guess the voters preferred a white BG and red wine ;) Well done and good luck in the next round!
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05/07/2012 01:22:18 AM
I had this one pegged as the Blue.

It's really wonderful.
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 Comments Made During the Challenge
05/03/2012 03:30:50 PM
Cute idea.
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05/02/2012 11:05:55 AM
Great job
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05/02/2012 01:10:29 AM
Magnificent. clean and precise.
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05/01/2012 08:28:41 PM
You might get smited by the wine glass haters, but I think this is really cool. Perfect lighting. 7
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04/30/2012 11:48:32 AM
I saw this coming from the moment I saw the challenge topic... but I could NEVER do it this well.

Congrats.

VERY WELL DONE!

(the background is a bit mottled on my monitor for Advanced Editing, but my monitor is not calibrated)
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04/30/2012 09:24:57 AM
0 calories if you don't have your mouth under the bottle....
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