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Flight 1405, 8:28 PM
Flight 1405, 8:28 PM
hsteg


Photograph Information Photographer's Comments
Challenge: Candid II (Advanced Editing III)
Camera: Canon EOS-20D
Lens: Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 USM
Location: Airplane
Date: Jan 1, 2005
Aperture: 5.6
ISO: 3200
Shutter: 1/100
Galleries: Candid, Black and White
Date Uploaded: Jan 2, 2005

Taken on an airplane. American Airlines toronto to miami. boring night time flight, so i whip out the camera, ISO 3200 and meter off the magazine because its bright. lol I had a much better photo for candid though it was taken 4 days before the challenge required so ill be entering it to another challenge.

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Statistics
Place: 131 out of 173
Avg (all users): 4.9245
Avg (commenters): 5.8333
Avg (participants): 4.7473
Avg (non-participants): 5.0579
Views since voting: 858
Views during voting: 333
Votes: 212
Comments: 7
Favorites: 0


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01/16/2005 11:55:12 PM
Interesting and unique entry. I like the rather dark and moody look to this; it adds to the cramped feeling of a flight. Well done. :o)
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 Comments Made During the Challenge
01/09/2005 11:39:55 AM
The title is what makes this photo work for me -- nice capture of an otherwise mundane moment in time -- a ten!
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01/04/2005 04:41:41 PM
I have mixed feelings about this image. At some levels it works very well, but it's ultimately not especially satisfying to me. The blurriness of the page turning is a plus, not a negative, incidentally.
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01/04/2005 04:30:04 AM
The magazine steals the show; would like to see more of the subject
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01/03/2005 11:13:29 PM
Candid, yes most likely, could be staged, lighting on magazine is not too blown out, but the rest of the shot is so darn black as to not be able to make out anything but the form of the profile, the hands and the mag. This setup could be seen as very artistic and I give high points for what it could be, but find the magazine to be the main subject, the candid human, to be underexposed so much as to bas9ically not be present and the mag is too out of focus to leave an impact. Rating: 2
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01/03/2005 04:06:31 AM
Just a bit tto dark, IMO.
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01/03/2005 12:20:56 AM
this is different, like it
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