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Bridge (gone) to greener pastures
Bridge (gone) to greener pastures
gprinsloo


Photograph Information Photographer's Comments
Challenge: Obsolete (Basic Editing III)
Camera: Nikon Coolpix 990
Location: Old bridge over Rio Carapa. Paraguay.
Date: Jun 26, 2005
Aperture: 8.9
ISO: 100
Shutter: 1 sec
Galleries: Rural, Transportation
Date Uploaded: Jun 26, 2005

The photo was taken from the underside of an old bridge over the river “Rio Carapa” in Paraguay. The objective was to capture a somber atmosphere for a bridge forgotten. I wanted to capture the water in its tranquility thus the slow shutter speed.

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Place: 345 out of 453
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Views since voting: 595
Views during voting: 357
Votes: 285
Comments: 5
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07/15/2005 07:00:54 AM
I like the flow of the water but there is a lack of color in the photo. like someone mentiond below use of a filter or small app. is what you would need to do.
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 Comments Made During the Challenge
07/04/2005 10:53:29 PM
Could have used a little more contrast IMHO. Also didn't pop for compositionally.
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07/04/2005 01:11:23 PM
Exposure is a bit too long and has washed out the colors. You might have been trying to get the flowing effect of the water which made you lengthen the exposure time , but, then you need to compensate with smaller apeture , or a ND filter.
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06/29/2005 06:27:25 PM
I think it may have been better from above. Good none the less.
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06/29/2005 11:24:06 AM
Pretty picture! Is the bridge broken or what? I don't quite see the obsoleteness. but I like the shot anyway.
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