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Challenge: Parts (Basic Editing I)
Camera: Nikon D100
Location: Gameroom
Date: Oct 5, 2004
Aperture: f/5.7
ISO: 400
Shutter: 1/400sec
Galleries: Interior, Science and Technology
Date Uploaded: Oct 5, 2004

Don't really expect this to place, just thought it would be cool.

Was trying, as usual, to come up with something different and realized that there are many things that, when just shown as a part, some people would not recognize. For some reason it struck me funny that the current generation might not recognize a phonograph. I verified this tonight when I asked my 8 year old if she knew what it was. She said, "No." Point made :)

Wish, tho, that this was a member challenge...there is a lot of dust and reflections that I would have cleaned up.

Speaking of reflections...the "groove" reflection is there on purpose. I tried a couple of shots without it, but soon figured that you'd not know what in the world the needle arm was without a frame of reference.

In any case, this had maybe 10 minutes put into it :)

Who knows :)

Place: 187 out of 436
Avg (all users): 5.1236
Avg (commenters): 5.1429
Avg (participants): 4.9375
Avg (non-participants): 5.4242
Views since voting: 799
Views during voting: 326
Votes: 259
Comments: 8
Favorites: 0

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10/13/2004 12:45:58 PM
Your image had no 1's. That is an amazing accomplishment in itself around here! Good shot.
 Comments Made During the Challenge
10/12/2004 12:04:33 PM
10/09/2004 12:13:29 PM
Beautiful. Great idea, well executed.
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10/09/2004 04:49:06 AM
I think this is a good idea well taken
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10/08/2004 01:09:43 AM
Funny, this is the second record player yet! Wonder why people think of this. Cool image though. Interesting lighting.
  Photographer found comment helpful.
10/06/2004 02:25:55 PM
ok the pickup is nearly antique

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10/06/2004 07:47:05 AM
Yes, for sure!
Little soft on focus, glare/hot spot detracts as well.
  Photographer found comment helpful.
10/06/2004 01:48:37 AM
hotspot is very distracting. cool idea though!
  Photographer found comment helpful.

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