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That's it precisely, Your Grace. Who's going to look after the little people?
That's it precisely, Your Grace. Who's going to look after the little people?
TimTam


Photograph Information Photographer's Comments
Challenge: Tilt Shift II (Advanced Editing VII)
Camera: Nikon D90
Lens: Nikon AF-S DX NIKKOR 18-200mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR II
Location: Schönbrunn Palace, Vienna
Date: Dec 27, 2011
Aperture: 13.0
ISO: 1600
Shutter: 1/1250
Galleries: Humorous
Date Uploaded: Dec 27, 2011

A trip to Schönbrunn Palace in Vienna gave me an opportunity to shoot something for this challenge. I was hoping to take a shot from on top of the Gloriette on the top of the hill, but it's closed in December... darn. I expect this will place in the middle of the pack... it's not the most imaginative picture. Still, it was interesting learning how to create the "miniature people" effect :-}

Statistics
Place: 5 out of 73
Avg (all users): 6.6872
Avg (commenters): 7.2500
Avg (participants): 6.2000
Avg (non-participants): 6.8273
Views since voting: 1936
Views during voting: 439
Votes: 179
Comments: 12
Favorites: 0


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AuthorThread
01/04/2012 10:07:27 PM
Happy HM! Wonderfully small people. :D
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01/04/2012 03:21:15 AM
Hey I was right, you did finish on the front page, one of the tiny few I gave 10's to, well done on a new PB. Oh yes and I've been there.
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01/04/2012 03:20:11 AM
oops double post.

Message edited by author 2012-01-04 03:21:40.
 Comments Made During the Challenge
01/03/2012 07:11:12 PM
I don't think Grace has much to worry about, fine bunch of miniatures, good perspective.
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01/03/2012 01:32:54 PM
Need better focus
01/01/2012 01:54:28 PM
very lovely photo! perfect for this challenge!
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12/31/2011 11:22:07 AM
You found the perfect POV for this shot from the Gloriette up on the hill.
I doubt, that the Emperor would have cared.
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12/30/2011 11:40:30 AM
The title made me laugh... Nice processing as well.
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12/29/2011 07:56:54 PM
Amazing, if this isn't on the front page, I'll..........well I don't know what I'll do. 10
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12/29/2011 11:27:33 AM
I really like the composition of this image. Filling the horizontal frame with the building really gives a sense of infinity.
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12/29/2011 04:56:37 AM
The blurred building is disturbing, but overall nice
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12/28/2011 12:41:42 AM
Big Government will... until it takes over completely and goes bankrupt. Then, the people will be left with nothing and will fear for their lives. They will riot in the streets and physically steal for their existence.

After a while... it will all begin again.

The people will begin again... and will begin a government again... just giving the government a little.

Then, they'll give them a little more... and before you know it... here we are again.

Oh! But... I rant. Sorry.


I do love this image... PERFECT for the challenge. I can see this being a miniature scene. Even the colors are wonderful.

But... alas! I'm not voting in the challenge. *sigh*
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