Old 11-12-2005, 06:41 PM   #1
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or can i make it better.
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Old 11-12-2005, 06:43 PM   #2
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Pic looks good to me. Crisp, clear and I like the subject/angle of the shot. The only thing that might hang it up is the lighting. I think its a good shot though.
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Old 11-12-2005, 06:54 PM   #3
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The colors are pretty washed out. It isn't a full out glint shot, so I think that will work against you. I have a pretty bright monitor and can see the two employees but they take much attention away from the train.
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Old 11-12-2005, 07:03 PM   #4
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Personally, I really like it. Its a different flavor of picture than normally here on RP.net [and I hope its not rejected b/c of that] and its nice to see some atristic shots. Only two problems I see are its small crop size and the nose being dark. But the darkness of the nose adds some interesting sharpness to the image.
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Old 11-13-2005, 05:31 AM   #5
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First of all, It might help if you post the link in here after it's screened.

I don't think the issue here is departing from the "norm". It's more of a lighting issue than anything. As mentioned, it's not a full fledged glint shot and looks more like a dark nosed wedgie. I also noticed some darkness in the top corners. It would probably be best to save this one your personal collection and try again under more favorable conditions.

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Old 11-13-2005, 04:24 PM   #6
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Is there a link to this shot either accepted or rejected so that more of us can make our determination?


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