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Challenge: Shoes II (Advanced Editing VII)
Camera: Nikon D90
Lens: Nikon AF-S DX 18-105 f/3.5-5.6 ED VR
Location: Home
Date: Feb 21, 2010
Aperture: f16
ISO: nikon lo 1
Shutter: 0.67 secs
Galleries: Humorous, Still Life
Date Uploaded: Feb 21, 2010

The idea for this popped into my head as I woke up this morning. I'd been considering a couple of other ideas all week but decided to shelve them in favour of this one.

I believe there are quite a few romantics here at DPC so I'm hoping it might do OK.

For the set up I used two small softboxes - one directly above and one to the left. I used a white reflector at the front and a gold one to the right.

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I said to my wife, as I handed her the bunch of roses, "Do you think I'm cheap giving you these flowers after using them in the photo?"
She folded her arms and raised one eyebrow. "Just put them in a vase," she said.
"I'll dedicate the picture to you," I crawled.
She gave me a sort of half smile. "Hmm," she said.

So, this picture is dedicated to my darling wife Anna, with love.

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03/01/2010 09:37:08 PM
One of my faves.

Message edited by author 2010-03-02 14:29:32.
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 Comments Made During the Challenge
02/28/2010 02:42:22 PM
very cute...nice frame too
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02/26/2010 08:25:03 PM
haha awe this is cute, i like it :)
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02/24/2010 08:50:27 PM
a match made in heaven i suppose. that background with different shades of blue is perfect
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02/23/2010 03:35:52 PM
How cute is that???
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02/22/2010 09:01:07 AM
Nice concept. Maybe the 'lady' shoe needed to be a perfect new one to emphasise the contrast between the two. What did she reply by the way?
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02/22/2010 02:13:07 AM
Very nicely set up and executed.
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02/22/2010 12:51:11 AM
Great idea, nicely executed as well! Best of Luck.
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02/22/2010 12:28:34 AM
Great concept... excellent way to meet the challenge.

Raj
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