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This place is like somebody's memory of a town, and the memory is fading ...
This place is like somebody's memory of a town, and the memory is fading ...

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Challenge: Double Exposure II (Standard Editing*)
Collection: Portfolio
Camera: Fujifilm X-M1
Lens: Fujifilm XF 35mm f/1.4
Date: Aug 12, 2016
Date Uploaded: Aug 21, 2016

Portrait of our son Daniel combined with the picture of a modern footbridge (which was the place where we did the portrait shooting actually)

Daniel was quite pleased about the result of this double exposure. He said it reminded him of the series "True Detective" - a series he likes a lot. So he had the idea to use a quote as a title: The fading memory of a town seemed perfect for this picture.

Here are the pictures I used für this challenge:
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I really enjoyed this technique but I found it hard to find two pictures which would work together. My Fuji camera can make double exposures in camera, I tried that as well and had some really nice pictures of our daughter too. So I produced several versions, maybe I'll show you some of my outtakes after rollover.

Place: 8 out of 52
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08/29/2016 11:00:28 PM
Congratulations on the Top Ten. Very artistic composition
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08/29/2016 09:06:33 PM
Turned out really well, handsome son!
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08/29/2016 11:53:05 AM
Congratulations on the Top Ten finish, Barbara. You son makes a great model. He does look like a detective, analytical. Well done.
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 Comments Made During the Challenge
08/28/2016 10:39:31 PM
Surreal. I love it.
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08/28/2016 09:16:25 PM
would have been stronger in b&w
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08/27/2016 07:36:37 PM
urban watchfulness
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