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Challenge: Focal Point (Basic Editing)
Camera: Canon EOS-550D Rebel T2i
Location: Webster, MA
Date: Mar 19, 2011
Aperture: f/6.3
ISO: 100
Shutter: 1/500
Galleries: Urban, Action
Date Uploaded: Mar 21, 2011

It has been a long winter in MA and it felt great to get outside again in the sun again. I took a lot of shots this weekend but this is the one I decided to go with. It was the least staged and most natural with a prominent focal point.
The challenge was to catch this at just the right spot and not get hit.

Statistics
Place: 125 out of 145
Avg (all users): 4.6250
Avg (commenters): 5.2500
Avg (participants): 4.4423
Avg (non-participants): 4.6970
Views since voting: 532
Views during voting: 312
Votes: 184
Comments: 4
Favorites: 0


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 Comments Made During the Challenge
03/29/2011 07:50:21 PM
Wonderful photo. Ratchet down the aperture and only get the feet sharp and this is a ribbon winner. It's still awesome though.
03/24/2011 06:02:06 PM
Very busy photo for me. Hard to find a stand out FP.
03/23/2011 10:43:28 PM
You captured the action well but this seems more like a snapshot. The background is quite busy.
03/23/2011 05:36:58 PM
Focal feet are good to distract from the rest of the picture . . . this seems very snapshot-ish to me. I think if Junior's face would have been more visible, I would have been able to score higher. 4


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