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Mississippi Queen, You Know What I Mean
Mississippi Queen, You Know What I Mean
pottersclay75


Photograph Information Photographer's Comments
Challenge: 30 Seconds or More (Basic Editing III*)
Camera: Canon EOS-10D
Location: Ohio River, Paducah, KY
Date: Jun 14, 2006
Aperture: 16
ISO: 100
Shutter: 30
Galleries: Panoramic, Transportation
Date Uploaded: Jun 16, 2006

The Mississippi Queen, docked for a quick stop at Paducah, KY. I took the blue saturation down quite a bit across the photograph in order to emphasize the boat more. I wanted the boat to really shine on a drab background. I wish we could upload larger files, though. It needs a bit more viewing area in the width.

Statistics
Place: 105 out of 170
Avg (all users): 5.1132
Avg (commenters): 5.8333
Avg (participants): 5.1053
Avg (non-participants): 5.1153
Views since voting: 985
Views during voting: 576
Votes: 371
Comments: 7
Favorites: 0


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06/28/2006 07:03:18 PM
I really liked this shot....interesting and crisp. Thought it may do better.
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 Comments Made During the Challenge
06/23/2006 06:15:38 PM
long exposure doesn't add much here.
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06/21/2006 03:40:15 PM
Good Song, sharp photo, water must have been like glass.
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06/21/2006 01:23:43 PM
Meets Challenge:2
Aesthetics:2
Technical:2
Wow:0
Originality:1
Total Score: 7
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06/21/2006 12:19:46 PM
Nice capture...hosirzon seems to be a little askew? Or is it an illusion...?
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06/21/2006 07:04:33 AM
I dunno, cropping this to a panorama doesn´t really seem to do this shot justice, it just simply lacks visual impact at this pixel size, I have a feeling this would look much better printed out in 60x30cm on somebodys wall but in this web resolution, the impact is lost... Nice shot though, don´t get me wrong.
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06/21/2006 02:51:36 AM
In my experience its really difficult to get long exposures of anything floating on water, so this really rocks my boat - pun fully intended
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