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Straight And Narrow
Straight And Narrow
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Challenge: Landscape V (Advanced Editing VII)
Camera: Canon EOS-5D
Lens: Canon EF 16-35mm f/2.8L USM II
Location: country victoria australia
Date: Nov 22, 2009
Aperture: f/10
ISO: 640
Shutter: 1/80
Galleries: Landscape, Rural
Date Uploaded: Nov 22, 2009

one of the first shots iv done with my new infa red converted 5D, still getting the hang of it.

not fussed how this goes but i like it, and its abit different :)

Statistics
Place: 18 out of 136
Avg (all users): 6.6467
Avg (commenters): 8.3077
Avg (participants): 6.3731
Avg (non-participants): 6.8034
Views since voting: 1276
Views during voting: 402
Votes: 184
Comments: 16
Favorites: 6 (view)


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12/04/2009 05:17:40 AM
Hey there from the Critique Club

First of all, congrats on a new personal best. Its always nice to see a new image sitting there atop the previous high scorers. Nicely seen and nicely presented.

My thoughts on the image: I am not normally fan of infrared images. However, I like the capture here in the fact that there are details that scream infrared while the overall image retains a nicely toned black and white feel.

My ideas for improvement: Honestly, as far as a nicely done infrared image, there is hardly anything that I could suggest for improvement. I like the perspective. I like the tones you captured. I like the overall exposure. The composition is surely a great strength of the image as well. It does a wonderful job of drawing me deep into the image.

Where I would have/did score this entry: I did not vote in this particular challenge, but this would have been somewhere in the 7 or 8 range for me, depending on the strength of the overall challenge. I do like it, and I think that the voters scored this one appropriately. Well seen, well captured, and well presented. Nice work

Thank you for the opportunity to provide a critique on your entry,
Eric

Message edited by author 2009-12-04 05:18:10.
 Comments Made During the Challenge
11/29/2009 08:07:51 PM
Beautiful composition.
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11/29/2009 11:34:16 AM
I get a feeling as if I am rushing headlong into this very nice b&w landscape composition. 10
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11/28/2009 07:41:15 PM
I love this in black and white
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11/27/2009 11:12:17 PM
I really like this how the road leads me though your picture...well done
11/26/2009 07:05:32 PM
This is a cool image. I love the converging lines and the vanishing point. Great sky
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11/24/2009 10:18:25 PM
I really like the sense of movement in this shot.
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11/24/2009 12:58:42 PM
Cool, I like the way you composed this shot with the vanishing point right in the center.
  Photographer found comment helpful.
11/24/2009 11:57:05 AM
no-nonsense composition linked with mono (+ infra red?) conversion add up to a strong image - good luck
  Photographer found comment helpful.
11/23/2009 05:27:24 PM
Excellent! Is it infrared? Great composition.
  Photographer found comment helpful.
11/23/2009 04:47:30 PM
definetly one of my most favorites
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11/23/2009 08:02:52 AM
You should make this a print and sell the hell out of it. Beautiful, and my pick for the blue. 10 all the way good luck.
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11/23/2009 06:33:51 AM
and the forward arrow of time. I don't know what is that brings me back to this image, but I am loving it. I think it's forcing me to think differently.
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11/23/2009 12:32:48 AM
great vanishing point. i like the depth of field.
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11/23/2009 12:23:49 AM
Nice IR shot, like the centered comp. Seems like it could use a bit of B/C to make the center trees pop a bit more, still, very nice work.
  Photographer found comment helpful.
11/23/2009 12:13:56 AM
Great use of a vanishing point. I like how the scene is pretty sparse other than the trees right along the road. It's also interesting how the vanishing point is also the meeting point of lines of trees on either side that presumably mark another road. Nice shot.
  Photographer found comment helpful.


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