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Insight
Insight
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Challenge: The Five Senses (Basic Editing)
Camera: Nikon D70s
Lens: Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 24-70mm f/2.8G ED
Location: Pacific Northwest
Date: Jul 25, 2011
Aperture: f/2.8
ISO: 280
Shutter: 1/400
Galleries: Portraiture, Black and White
Date Uploaded: Jul 26, 2011

The model is my beautiful sister and the location is our equally stunning family farm. I am really struggling to take photos that are creative interpretations of the challenge, so any critique on concepts would be greatly appreciated. In addition I am always looking to improve my editing, composition, and cropping... thank you for any advice!

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Place: 48 out of 78
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Views since voting: 469
Views during voting: 260
Votes: 159
Comments: 5
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 Comments Made During the Challenge
08/02/2011 04:01:51 AM
Beautiful portrait, a bit on the light side, but its not overblown and it looks very flawless.
I like the way the pins in her hair stand out, making her (and this image) look very classic and beautiful.
The DOF really works for you here also, as the bokeh makes her face and expression stand out a lot.
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07/30/2011 11:45:55 AM
Split profile, too much of back (right) eye showing... should only see the eyelash, body (shoulders) is awkward looking. Bobby pins in hair are distracting.
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07/29/2011 09:12:01 PM
"Insight"? "an instance of apprehending the true nature of a thing, especially through intuitive understanding"
Nice pic, but wouldn't insight be a non-five sense?
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07/27/2011 11:20:54 PM
Classic profile and nice tones.
If it was mine, I'd probably ask the model to conceal some of those hairpins,
or maybe just crop the pic a different way.

But it's not mine, it's yours and this is a good one.
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07/27/2011 08:08:09 PM
Like the soft focus. Not sure about this photo for this challenge.
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