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Dust Bunny
Dust Bunny
MaryO


Photograph Information Photographer's Comments
Challenge: Dirt (Advanced Editing V)
Collection: Silly Stuff
Camera: Nikon D50
Lens: Tamron AF 18-200mm f/3.5-6.3 XR Di II for Nikon
Location: Springfield, VA
Date: Dec 8, 2006
Aperture: f/3.3
ISO: 200
Shutter: 1/60
Galleries: Humorous
Date Uploaded: Dec 9, 2006

Literally took the dirt out of the vaccuum cleaner, arranged it in a bunny shape, added a cottonball tail and put the dustpan behind it for context. *Extremely* silly, but fun.

Lit with a lamp off to one side and onboard flash.

PP - cropped, levels, converted to duotone, cloned/burnt/dodged to emphasize bunny shape a bit more, resized, sharpened slightly, reduced noise

Statistics
Place: 112 out of 144
Avg (all users): 4.8995
Avg (commenters): 5.8182
Avg (participants): 4.5286
Avg (non-participants): 5.1176
Views since voting: 685
Views during voting: 315
Votes: 189
Comments: 13
Favorites: 1 (view)


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09/27/2007 12:19:38 PM
:) Cute. I like the textures and the shadows.
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 Comments Made During the Challenge
12/17/2006 11:45:26 AM
Fun and creative. Is that a dust pan in the background? I missed it the first time, consider either eliminating it or showing more of it so that it is more recognizable.
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12/13/2006 10:53:37 PM
dirt needed, shoot the dirty vacuum cleaner that made this.
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12/12/2006 04:48:43 PM
Cute idea. The composition is nice, although I'm not sure about that large bright line at the top. Maybe a little less dark so we can have more texture to the dirt. 5
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12/12/2006 11:17:44 AM
very cute :)
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12/12/2006 09:05:17 AM
A very funny idea, but needs better lighting and context to give it depth. There's no way to tell what that light colored thing is, and I'm just assuming that the dark stuff is carpet.
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12/12/2006 08:07:24 AM
Sometimes I think that's what my sensor looks like.
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12/11/2006 11:25:13 PM
Cute idea. Like "Boogers", every body gets them, nobody loves them. No wonder the little feller looks so sad.
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12/11/2006 01:22:01 PM
I don't think this technically dirt, but I don't think my picture meets the challenge either.
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12/11/2006 01:03:19 PM
Awwwwwwwwwwww..... it's actually shaped like a bunny! That is the cutest thing in the world.
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12/11/2006 10:34:41 AM
10 !
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12/11/2006 12:48:40 AM
If the background were a solid color this would have looked better IMO.
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12/11/2006 12:21:13 AM
ROFL - with 3 long haired dogs and a long haired cat, I can certainly relate. 7
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