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Challenge: Reflections Without Mirrors V (Basic Editing)
Collection: Miscellaneous
Camera: Nikon D700
Lens: Tamron AF 28-300mm f/3.5-6.3 XR Di LD Aspherical IF for Nikon
Location: San Diego
Date: Nov 13, 2010
Galleries: Fashion, Portraiture
Date Uploaded: Nov 15, 2010

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Statistics
Place: 67 out of 157
Avg (all users): 5.6129
Avg (commenters): 6.6667
Avg (participants): 5.5179
Avg (non-participants): 5.6538
Views since voting: 881
Views during voting: 372
Votes: 186
Comments: 8
Favorites: 0


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11/24/2010 03:41:06 AM
Originally posted by LevT:

actually, I meant that the girl is looking at her own reflection (hence the title), but I guess this did not come across...


To be honest I try to not read titles when voting, and apparently when I viewed this image I was very successful in that and completely missed it. Now that I see the title it does make a bit more sense. I think part of why the image didn't convey that is because in the reflection her eyes almost look closed, or that she's looking at the ad. The ad appears to be an important part of the image, so I tried to make a connection between the ad and the model. I think the same pose without anything in the window may have worked better, or a window where the object in the window wasn't as obvious.

I didn't vote, btw.
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11/24/2010 02:41:52 AM
Most excellent title, Lev.
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11/24/2010 01:03:30 AM
actually, I meant that the girl is looking at her own reflection (hence the title), but I guess this did not come across...
11/24/2010 12:23:16 AM
I would have expected a little higher score for this. I like that you balance this out with the ad of the woman. Interesting contrast.
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 Comments Made During the Challenge
11/21/2010 05:00:05 PM
She sure is taking a long time to read that sign. I think it's a good idea and pretty well executed, but would have had something more interesting in the window for her to be pining for.
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11/21/2010 02:32:10 PM
Pretty girl, nice reflection, good focus and light - confusing story. 6
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11/19/2010 10:06:52 AM
Nicely done. The balance to this photo is really what makes it good.
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11/17/2010 07:34:37 PM
6.5
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