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jeger


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Challenge: Your Occupation III (Advanced Editing VII)
Camera: Canon EOS-5D
Lens: Canon EF 24-105mm f/4.0L IS
Location: Albion Falls, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
Date: Aug 9, 2008
Aperture: f/22
ISO: 100
Shutter: 1/3
Galleries: Landscape, Nature
Date Uploaded: Aug 10, 2008

This is a photograph of myself taking photos at Albion Falls in Hamilton, Ontario. I set everything up and my friend Jim pressed the shutter button. Thanks to my brother David for lending me an extra camera.

This photo is my week #3 entry for the "Better Than Average" side tournament.


Post Challenge: Woohoo. I'd like to thank everyone on DPC as I have learned a lot in the past year. I wish I had found this site sooner!

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Check out my waterfall collection

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Statistics
Place: 2 out of 98
Avg (all users): 7.3102
Avg (commenters): 8.3333
Avg (participants): 6.9592
Avg (non-participants): 7.4348
Views since voting: 24473
Views during voting: 462
Votes: 187
Comments: 48
Favorites: 22 (view)


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08/15/2009 08:41:10 PM
ABSOLUTELY BRILLIANT .. !!!..:)
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08/24/2008 07:35:29 AM
Beautiful image, congrats on your first ribbon!
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08/22/2008 03:48:44 PM
A great image with a symbolic (and real) view of man's relationship with nature.
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08/20/2008 04:30:02 AM
The thumbnail just does not do this justice. Congratulations on your well deserved ribbon.
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08/18/2008 08:49:53 PM
Congratulations on your incredible entry and finish. Really great.
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08/18/2008 07:57:20 PM
Awesome waterfalls......Congrats!
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08/18/2008 03:20:55 PM
Thats one crazy waterfall... Love the picture.... Great stuff.
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08/18/2008 12:40:18 PM
Ohmygoodness! I am IN LOVE with this photo! I go crazy over photos where a human element shows scale and perspective of a breathtaking scene. You NAILED it!! Yes, I still haven't caught my breath. Congratulations on your ribbon. It is such a no-brainer of a choice for top honors!

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08/18/2008 11:53:17 AM
wonderful picture,well done and congratulations
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08/18/2008 10:10:36 AM
Yes! Jonathan! I knew when I saw this it would do well. You did a great job of getting yourself to really pop out.
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08/18/2008 09:41:05 AM
CONGRATS MAN ;)
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08/18/2008 05:50:25 AM
Congrats on the yellow Jonathan!! Fantastic shot!!
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08/18/2008 05:33:02 AM
Great composition, sense of scale and presence!
Congrats on 2nd place! Perfect shutter speed too.
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08/18/2008 02:48:46 AM
Congrats on your ribbon, very well deserved!
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08/18/2008 02:17:28 AM
Congratulations on your ribbon and PB!! Awesome shot.
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08/18/2008 02:06:48 AM
Yay! Congrats - fantastic pic!
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08/18/2008 01:50:15 AM
Congrats on your new personal best and first ribbon!
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08/18/2008 01:29:34 AM
Congrats , fantastic shot!!
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08/18/2008 12:43:49 AM
Wonderful shot, very dramatic. Congrats on your ribbon, Jonathan.
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08/18/2008 12:34:47 AM
grats Jeger
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08/18/2008 12:19:30 AM
Congrats on your first ribbon... amazing photo.
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08/18/2008 12:05:35 AM
Incredible waterfall! Congrats on your ribbon!
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 Comments Made During the Challenge
08/17/2008 10:27:52 PM
Well, done. Some how I think the top 20 in this challenge will have a lot of photographers in it. Hmm. I wonder why?
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08/17/2008 09:59:32 AM
Fabulous! What an image! Well done. I think I would have lightened up the photographer a bit, especially the face to make him stand out a bit more, though.
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08/14/2008 08:55:41 PM
wow remarkable photograph!
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08/14/2008 08:05:10 PM
wonderful venue for a shot - this shot delivers
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08/13/2008 07:00:46 PM
Yikes! daring of you to venture there
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08/13/2008 04:56:29 PM
I am glad you didn't fall in this shoot, great work and set up.
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08/13/2008 02:26:05 PM
Immediately gives us an idea of the occupation and a great image to boot.
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08/13/2008 11:17:11 AM
I wonder what you were taking a picture of? Great image. What a lovely backdrop.
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08/13/2008 06:20:42 AM
Wow! Amazing!
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08/12/2008 09:38:34 PM
what a wonderful setting! great shot and motion capture. 7
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08/12/2008 08:14:42 PM
Very nice blur image, amazing waterfall. I love it. 10 from me
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08/12/2008 03:51:29 PM
Look, I've been through 93% of the voting so far and have already given away 4 or 5 ribbon predictions, so now you are just gonna make me look bad. :P

Ah, what the heck: Ribbon predicted!! :D
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08/12/2008 09:42:42 AM
you got it right 8
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08/12/2008 01:25:21 AM
Wow. Just spectacular. Hope to see this with a ribbon!
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08/12/2008 12:18:27 AM
Very nice .. can't vote but I'd give it an 8 :)
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08/11/2008 09:55:38 PM
And a very good one if this image is indicative of the quality of your work. :)
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08/11/2008 06:56:16 PM
Such a cool shot. Beautiful place, beautiful perspective. So glad you included the person in the shot. A rare 10 from me.
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08/11/2008 06:22:04 PM
I have no idea how you made this look that way but I wish I knew. it's beautiful
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08/11/2008 03:37:54 PM
This is so beautiful, great capture
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08/11/2008 01:58:11 PM
oh thats lovely!-8
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08/11/2008 11:18:43 AM
Beautiful scale and slow shutter speed effect.
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08/11/2008 11:14:20 AM
Excellent. A good idea thta worked out well.
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08/11/2008 11:02:39 AM
nice work
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08/11/2008 08:13:56 AM
Nice setting. Get a little damp? Well done. I might've dodged the face a smidge - no biggie.
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08/11/2008 02:09:25 AM
EXCELLENT........ 8
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08/11/2008 12:11:31 AM
wow... excellent job!
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