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Cirque Deja Vu a la Woody
2nd PlaceCirque Deja Vu a la Woody
aimeethetoo


Photograph Information Photographer's Comments
Challenge: Woody (Advanced Editing IV*)
Camera: Canon EOS-300D Rebel
Lens: Sigma 18-125mm f/3.5-5.6 DC for Canon
Location: Columbus
Date: Oct 4, 2006
Aperture: 6.9
ISO: 400
Shutter: 1/80
Galleries: Humorous, Animals
Date Uploaded: Oct 5, 2006

I had the idea to deja vu a past ribbon winning entry and didn't browse for long before running accross the obvious choice ' . substr('//images.dpchallenge.com/images_challenge/0-999/547/120/387612.jpg', strrpos('//images.dpchallenge.com/images_challenge/0-999/547/120/387612.jpg', '/') + 1) . '. Hey - if you're going to deja vu, why not deja vu the best? THE GOODMAN (in case you just dropped into the world of DPC - ' . substr('//www.dpchallenge.com/images/user_icon/21_F.gif', strrpos('//www.dpchallenge.com/images/user_icon/21_F.gif', '/') + 1) . ' goodman. (You rock on every level Sister! I hope you don't mind this silly little tribute).

A toy elephant with Woody taped to the tusks - construction paper grass - all against an orange poster board. Lit with two crummy desk lamps. PP - crop, levels, blur, minor cloning, neat image, burning, dodging, hue saturation, unsharp mask, border, save for web.

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Yay!! Finally broke into the 7's!! Thank you everyone.

Statistics
Place: 2 out of 106
Avg (all users): 7.0442
Avg (commenters): 8.5676
Avg (participants): 6.6429
Avg (non-participants): 7.1387
Views since voting: 10752
Views during voting: 678
Votes: 294
Comments: 77
Favorites: 7 (view)


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10/28/2006 07:43:07 PM
CONGRATS ON YOUR RIBBOOOOOOOOON!!!!
WOWOWOWOWOWOWOWOWOW!! GREAT WORK MATE!!!
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10/21/2006 08:00:43 PM
Terrific! Great idea and execution! Congratulations!
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10/20/2006 10:18:01 AM
Now this is a terrific photo! I wish I had the imagination to create something even close. Great work!
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10/19/2006 10:41:12 PM
Aimee, you did an amazing job paying tribute to Lesley!!! This is beautiful! A perfect photo for a ribbon! Congratulations!!!!!

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10/19/2006 07:10:17 PM
Aimee... congratulations on an excellent entry and very worthy ribbon placement. Sometimes it just hits you, dosn't it... :)
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10/19/2006 03:31:48 PM
Very nice shot, congrats on your ribbon!
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10/18/2006 10:27:10 PM
This is soooo great - Congrats on the Red ribbon!!
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10/18/2006 03:24:59 PM
Congratulations on your Red, and we're looking forward to more great photos from you -- we're waiting on pins (ouch) and needles! :-)
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10/18/2006 02:16:03 PM
Love it ... very original (LOL) - What a great idea to pay homage to Goodman.

Originally posted by jfwolpert:

now this is ribbon material. way to go girl! it was one of my fav's as it is very original. and in the 7's we are on the rise!
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10/18/2006 12:11:43 PM
Congrats on your ribbon Aimee! Once again your brilliant creativity shines through.
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10/18/2006 10:52:33 AM
Way to go!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Awesome shot, and a great idea!
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10/18/2006 08:46:02 AM
now this is ribbon material. way to go girl! it was one of my fav's as it is very original. and in the 7's we are on the rise!
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10/18/2006 07:21:41 AM
Congats on your red ribbon, great work!
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10/18/2006 07:03:30 AM
Hey! Awesome job Aimee!! Congratulations
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10/18/2006 07:02:56 AM
Way to go, Aimee! And not a single piece of fruit involved. :-)
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10/18/2006 06:18:44 AM
This HAD to ribbon Aimee...gave you a 10 and hoped for the blue for you. Chris did a great job with his blue ribbon image, and this is a great effort...well done...Lesley Goodman would be tickled pink I am sure...
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10/18/2006 04:34:47 AM
This is just too cool. Huge congrats on the red Aimee.
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10/18/2006 03:00:56 AM
Aimee....I am in awe of this one girl, and just so very proud of you. You have some amazing ideas, amazing concepts, amazing details, amazing post processing, and in all, "YOU" are just AMAZING.....
You just "ROCK" girl, and don't you forget it.....
I am adding this as a "favorite", and also adding "GOODMANS" as well.....
A high score in the 7's as well, so that just makes even more perfect.......
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10/18/2006 02:52:55 AM
Congrats to your red, Aimee, very nicely done!
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10/18/2006 01:37:10 AM
Bravo my friends
Great shot . Lovely sunset photo . tones and colors are really beautiful . crop is excellent . i love this photo . thanks for share
Regards , alishokri
MY Photo Gallery
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10/18/2006 01:33:34 AM
Congratulations on your Red with this lovely play on Lesley's image. You did a fantastic job and well deserving of the accolades.
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10/18/2006 12:50:38 AM
Congrats! I knew by the 7 dancing bananas that you hit the magic number! :-)

Fantastic image!
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10/18/2006 12:48:29 AM
Congrats I knew this would ribbon ^_^
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10/18/2006 12:31:37 AM
Way to go Aimee, congrats on the ribbon!!
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10/18/2006 12:28:24 AM
CONGRATS! Top notch! :)
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10/18/2006 12:16:48 AM
woohoo yu done it! congrats, i'm flattered.
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10/18/2006 12:15:48 AM
Well - you got what you wanted woman. No blue for you. Next stop - yellow ribbon. Way to go!!!
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10/18/2006 12:12:47 AM
very cute idea - congrats on the Red
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10/18/2006 12:10:52 AM
You're so cool! Way to go, girl!
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10/18/2006 12:10:17 AM
way to go woman!!!! Keep this up and dat hubby yours gonna have a run for his money in WPL! VERY creative spin from goodman's awesome shot! very proud of you! nice job :-)
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10/18/2006 12:07:36 AM
Hahahaha....this is awesome. Congrats Aimee!
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10/18/2006 12:07:13 AM
Congrats. EXCELLENT!!
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10/18/2006 12:06:13 AM
Woohoo!! Way to go Aimee! Congrats on your ribbon :o)
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10/18/2006 12:06:02 AM
WOO-HOO!!!!! way to go Sistah!!
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 Comments Made During the Challenge
10/17/2006 11:17:21 PM
A perfect tribute and very memorable in it's own right... Congrats on a great image and probable ribbon entry.
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10/17/2006 09:19:32 AM
Now this is just brilliant. Tribute to Goodman!! Wow.
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10/17/2006 08:51:12 AM
This is great!! very creative.
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10/16/2006 08:27:01 PM
Nice work.
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10/16/2006 05:26:00 PM
would love to see both photos side by side. made me laugh.
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10/16/2006 02:39:32 PM
This is so funny that I wanted to give it a 9, but I just can't. I have to give it a 10.
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10/15/2006 11:19:12 PM
well done! 10
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10/15/2006 09:50:05 PM
Great shot!
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10/15/2006 10:27:45 AM
LMAO!!!
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10/15/2006 02:04:41 AM
thats brilliant! awesome idea! gave you a 9 :)
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10/14/2006 11:50:43 PM
LOL! Very clever!
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10/14/2006 12:45:33 PM
That's great! Got your idea from the 3rd place (I'm pretty sure) silhouette winner? Edges are a little jagged...good luck to ya!
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10/13/2006 06:01:32 PM
This shot looks familiar. Are you sure you haven't entered it in a Challenge before? ;>þ
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10/13/2006 10:46:17 AM
My 14 year old thought this pic was so funny! LOL.. Great job, I love the colors.
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10/13/2006 07:57:20 AM
Great photo - woody or no woody!
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10/12/2006 11:13:29 PM
Nice, warm and inviting colors. Great silhouette too. - 9
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10/12/2006 10:17:15 PM
Very cute. Not sure exatly how I feel. There seems to be an USM outline around everything that is slightly distracting. BUt its funn overall.
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10/12/2006 07:23:49 PM
Hilarious...
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10/12/2006 07:22:51 PM
that's histerical, love it. 10
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10/12/2006 03:04:00 PM
This is great! Love the play on the blue ribbon photo in this fun challenge.
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10/12/2006 11:13:31 AM
Nice lighting.
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10/12/2006 10:39:24 AM
freakin brilliant......... omg my stomach hurts. hahahahaha
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10/12/2006 09:44:52 AM
Cool homage! Gotta love it! :)
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10/12/2006 09:25:50 AM
ROFLMAO goodman should feel proud. This is excellent! BRAVO 10
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10/12/2006 09:03:03 AM
this deserves a ribbon, and I am sure Lesley Goodman will be chuffed (unless that's an image from the irepressible Lesley???)

I haven't given a 10 in this challenge...till now
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10/11/2006 08:30:50 PM
I love it! Brilliant idea!
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10/11/2006 06:05:09 PM
Effective silhouette, nice arrangement, composition/framing, color. I like the contrasting curves and shapes.
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10/11/2006 03:09:50 PM
No doubt you've been inspired by this outstanding ribboned image: ' . substr('//images.dpchallenge.com/images_challenge/547/thumb/387612.jpg', strrpos('//images.dpchallenge.com/images_challenge/547/thumb/387612.jpg', '/') + 1) . '
Excellent composition and colors, as the original. Top notch to ribon!
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10/11/2006 01:37:24 PM
Great color!! Excellent shot!
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10/11/2006 01:03:33 PM
Wonderful tribute!
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10/11/2006 12:42:05 PM
HA HA HA HA HA! Another "goodman" ribbon winner! Man this makes my day!
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10/11/2006 11:07:38 AM
Noooooooooooooooo!!!!!!!! If you're not careful, you will persuade DPC to do an Elephant competition next!
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10/11/2006 10:00:55 AM
Oh boy this is a great tribute to that winning photo!!
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10/11/2006 09:10:17 AM
Hahaha! Damn Woodies always rippin us Humans off! Great idea. :-D
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10/11/2006 09:01:56 AM
very nice tribute
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10/11/2006 04:16:45 AM
' . substr('//img116.exs.cx/img116/1231/z7shysterical.gif', strrpos('//img116.exs.cx/img116/1231/z7shysterical.gif', '/') + 1) . ' ' . substr('//img116.exs.cx/img116/1231/z7shysterical.gif', strrpos('//img116.exs.cx/img116/1231/z7shysterical.gif', '/') + 1) . ' ' . substr('//img116.exs.cx/img116/1231/z7shysterical.gif', strrpos('//img116.exs.cx/img116/1231/z7shysterical.gif', '/') + 1) . '
That is insanely funny - well done !!!!!
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10/11/2006 02:45:01 AM
ha ha ... well done! ... 10
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10/11/2006 01:56:44 AM
YAY! Awesome tribute.
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10/11/2006 01:10:53 AM
Smells like Deja Ribbon!
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10/11/2006 12:59:42 AM
LOL
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10/11/2006 12:45:39 AM
Great execution of position and imagination
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10/11/2006 12:32:08 AM
Oh too cool!
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10/11/2006 12:19:52 AM
that's so funny....what a great deja vu you did!!!! 10
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