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An Old True Friend
An Old True Friend
talmy


Photograph Information Photographer's Comments
Challenge: Comfort (Basic Editing III)
Camera: Nikon D70
Lens: Nikon AF Nikkor 50mm f/1.8D
Location: Safe and warm at home
Date: Feb 25, 2006
Aperture: F/8
ISO: 200
Shutter: 1.3 sec
Galleries: Emotive
Date Uploaded: Feb 25, 2006

Woof-Woof is about 55 years old and while my wife is my greatest comfort now, there was a time when I could always rely on Woof-Woof being there for me when I needed him.

Nothing special done, just a WB adjustment, slight curves, USM for contrast, crop, resize, and USM to sharpen.

And Woof-Woof is back up on the shelf.

Statistics
Place: 110 out of 253
Avg (all users): 5.1792
Avg (commenters): 6.6667
Avg (participants): 4.6795
Avg (non-participants): 5.4701
Views since voting: 745
Views during voting: 285
Votes: 212
Comments: 13
Favorites: 1 (view)


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AuthorThread
03/08/2006 12:51:14 AM
I still like this one and gave it an 8 :)
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 Comments Made During the Challenge
03/07/2006 04:13:25 PM
Well done, background, focus, lighting, theme. I would have cropped the top inch or so but no biggie.
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03/05/2006 11:29:23 PM
Very nice. I love the backdrop and the lighting. Well done.
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03/05/2006 06:39:22 PM
great idea
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03/05/2006 04:13:31 PM
Its true...the old favorites go on forever and are such a comfort.
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03/05/2006 11:55:06 AM
lovely textures!
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03/04/2006 12:59:45 AM
Nice one...
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03/03/2006 03:30:17 PM
By the wear in the blanket it looks like TWO old true friends :) Get rid of the... crumb?... and it's near perfect, IMHO.
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03/03/2006 12:30:48 AM
Cute. Seems to lack a little contrast in the sweater/blanket but otherwise nice image. I like the color and overall there is a feeling of warmth.
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03/02/2006 02:22:27 PM
Wow, this really made me stop. I have a stuffed (what I called a bunny) from when I was about 2, so 26 years ago, that looks exactly like this. Much more worn though out though. I wonder where and when you got it...

Well no picture can say comfort to me more then this!!
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03/01/2006 10:56:52 PM
Nice catchlight on the eye!
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03/01/2006 10:38:53 PM
I'm not usually big on photos of stuffed animals, but this little old ratty loved one has such character he makes the photo interesting. 6
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03/01/2006 09:45:39 PM
Very nice colours and textures, it does look to be comfortable.
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