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Challenge: Depression (Advanced Editing VII)
Camera: Canon EOS-30D
Lens: Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 II
Date: Mar 14, 2014
Aperture: f/5.6
ISO: 400
Shutter: 1.3 sec
Galleries: Black and White, Self Portrait
Date Uploaded: Mar 17, 2014

In the absence of a better subject, I had to settle for myself. Taken at the end of a really exhausting day - I think it shows! Title shamelessly stolen from this quite astonishing photo from ' . substr('//www.dpchallenge.com/images/user_icon/21.gif', strrpos('//www.dpchallenge.com/images/user_icon/21.gif', '/') + 1) . ' nixter, one of my all-time DPC favourites:

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Simple light/camera setup, though focus was a bit hit and miss. Not much in the way of PP - a couple of minor trips through USM, a bit of added noise and some dodge and burn.

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Place: 29 out of 66
Avg (all users): 5.5417
Avg (commenters): 7.6667
Avg (participants): 5.6207
Avg (non-participants): 5.4884
Views since voting: 338
Views during voting: 190
Votes: 72
Comments: 4
Favorites: 0

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03/28/2014 10:20:58 AM
super shot, what is not there makes it great...
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03/27/2014 11:54:03 PM

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03/27/2014 09:27:49 PM
a very interesting portrait, lit as if waxen.
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03/23/2014 03:04:08 AM
we all feel this some times well done
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