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Black & White Portrait
Black & White Portrait

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Challenge: Black and White Portrait II (Advanced Editing V*)
Camera: Nikon D100
Lens: Nikon AF Zoom-Nikkor 28-105mm f/3.5-4.5D
Location: Durban, South Africa
Date: Jan 5, 2007
Aperture: f/4
ISO: 200
Shutter: 1/60
Galleries: Portraiture, Black and White
Date Uploaded: Jan 9, 2007

I bounced a flash off the ceiling and also used the on-board flash to soften the shadows. Converted from RAW using Capture NX.

Place: 377 out of 491
Avg (all users): 4.6571
Avg (commenters): 4.4286
Avg (participants): 4.5145
Avg (non-participants): 4.7701
Views since voting: 862
Views during voting: 437
Votes: 312
Comments: 8
Favorites: 0

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 Comments Made During the Challenge
01/14/2007 11:39:11 PM
Your lighting is a bit harsh here. 5
01/13/2007 11:14:59 PM
The lighting seems a little harsh. Maybe another source and not from right in front.
01/12/2007 02:50:12 PM
I catch a double entendre here. I think cropping it right down the middle of her arm would make this a better image, though. I find it also a tad ... sharp and/or grainy. 6
01/11/2007 10:01:20 AM
Photo seems grainy or OOF not sure why
01/10/2007 10:17:38 PM
the lighting seems a little harsh throwing some unfortunate shadows
01/10/2007 08:11:01 AM
wish there was more lighting in the back so you can see the hair
01/10/2007 04:49:41 AM
Lighting is slightly flat, in my opinion.
01/10/2007 01:07:56 AM
There is a bit too much noise in the hair and background.

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