Old 08-29-2011, 03:52 PM   #1
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Hello everyone, the following photo was rejected for Bad Cropping. What are your opinions and thoughts?


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Old 08-29-2011, 04:52 PM   #2
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Level, crop sky and right, brighten; attached is a quick take.

The composition is still not doing it for me, but the attached is better in my view.
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In my opinion, less sky with 5:3 crop and some less right especially the black portion can work.
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The filtered light is killing it no matter what you do. Kudos for not turning it your signature black and white.

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Old 08-29-2011, 08:07 PM   #5
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Back with another photo for bad cropping. Its a PRR 5711 shot, so do as you want.

Anyways, looking back on the trip my photo's in Greenville were an utter disaster on my part, I thought with the person in the photo along with all the people waiting on the other side of the tracks, considering there was a large crowd it was a " smile for the camera " kind of moment. Too much foreground possibly?

Thanks for your opinions and thoughts.

Rejection is linked below.


And no, its not my B&W special BTW.

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