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Shootin' Whiskey
Shootin' Whiskey

Photograph Information Photographer's Comments
Challenge: Shotglasses (Basic Editing)
Camera: Canon EOS-450D Rebel XSi
Lens: Sigma 17-70mm f/2.8-4.5 DC Macro for Canon
Location: home
Date: May 2, 2011
Aperture: f/7.1
ISO: 100
Shutter: 1/125 sec
Galleries: Still Life, Food and Drink
Date Uploaded: May 2, 2011

I really like these shot glasses in the form of shot gun shells. Clever pun.

Open and edit in LR for brightness, contrast, and sharpen. Crop and open in PS, save for web.

I would have liked to clone out the line created by the mat the glasses are sitting on. It is a disposable cutting board I used so the syrup would not ruin the cloth.

I would also like to fix the lens distortion that causes the glasses to appear tilted.

Place: 9 out of 53
Avg (all users): 6.3447
Avg (commenters): 7.0000
Avg (participants): 6.0000
Avg (non-participants): 6.4034
Views since voting: 1576
Views during voting: 361
Votes: 206
Comments: 8
Favorites: 1 (view)

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05/11/2011 10:15:43 PM
Congrats on top 10!
05/11/2011 01:48:12 AM
A top ten and my second best score. This is a good week.
 Comments Made During the Challenge
05/08/2011 11:49:22 AM
I would add a point to this image if the hat were not there. Draws your eyes away from the shot glasses.
  Photographer found comment helpful.
05/07/2011 04:35:43 PM
verrryyyyy cool!!! llove those glasses!!!! where in the world did u get them!!!???
05/05/2011 01:28:48 AM
Very nice touch with the smoke.
  Photographer found comment helpful.
05/04/2011 07:35:04 PM
nice smoke shape. seems weird where it's placed, I would have expected it above one of the two glasses, not in the middle.

the liquid that's spilled looks like metal, it's interesting, although maybe not your intentions. I think a bit more contrast would set this image apart and make it stronger.
  Photographer found comment helpful.
05/04/2011 12:53:16 PM
Cool shotglasses! I like the smoke too, not overly fond of the background.
  Photographer found comment helpful.
05/04/2011 12:23:06 AM
cool shot glasses

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