Childs Play

© Ruth Grimm

Childs Play

Melissa Gurdus Student 6/26/2009 7:26:31 AM

Wonderful shot with outstanding textures, vivid color and great vertical composition, Ruth!! #1146444

Dominick M. Dimacale 6/26/2009 8:21:24 AM

Lovely image and subject matter, Ruth.

Dominick #7680509

Ruth Grimm 6/26/2009 9:46:00 AM

Thanks you two!! :D #7680772

Tammy M. Anderson 6/26/2009 10:08:26 AM

Fabulous pov and colours, Ruth. #7680841

Tammy Espino 6/26/2009 6:07:29 PM

I like it! :)) #7682119

Ruth Grimm 6/26/2009 7:25:46 PM

Thanks Tammy and Tammy!!! :D I like it too! #7682272

Dr Silly 7/12/2009 6:21:20 PM

Love your POV and DOF. :O) #7732713

Ruth Grimm 7/12/2009 6:42:05 PM

Thanks Doc! Got on the gorund to get this one! #7732781

Tammy Espino 7/21/2009 5:14:10 PM

Congrats on a great finalist!! :) #7764283

Melissa Gurdus 7/21/2009 7:29:09 PM

Congratulations on this stunning finalist, Ruth!!! WTG!! #7765529

Sam Britt 7/21/2009 7:51:45 PM

Congratulations, Ruth!! #7765764

Doug Pignet 7/22/2009 3:31:32 AM

WTG on your finalist!!! #7767183

Ruth Grimm 7/22/2009 4:46:49 AM

Thank you Tammy, Melissa, Sam and Doug. ***BEAM*** #7767442

Eugenio Diaz 7/22/2009 6:18:12 AM

Congratulations on your Fabulous Finalist.
#7767934

Ruth Grimm 7/22/2009 6:54:02 AM

Thanks Eugenio! #7768187

Gina Cormier 7/22/2009 9:25:49 AM

RUTH!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! OMG!!!!!!!!!!
CONGRATULATIONS!!!!!!!!!!!! #7769160

Ruth Grimm 7/22/2009 10:09:16 AM

I know!!!! Squeeeeeeee!!!!
Thanks hunny! So very happy here! #7769388

Daniella Puente 7/22/2009 1:39:28 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful capture Ruth :))) #7770503

Ruth Grimm 7/22/2009 4:19:19 PM

Thanks Daniella! Right back atcha! #7771143

Courtenay Vanderbilt 7/23/2009 5:07:29 PM

Congratulations Ruth! #7775960

Annie Booth 7/23/2009 8:27:44 PM

Congratulations from both Frank and myself for getting a Finalist on this wonderful and creative picture. Way to go girl. #7776395

Ruth Grimm 7/24/2009 5:12:24 AM

My thanks to you both, Annie!! :D #7777229

Gina M. Savage 7/29/2009 4:23:22 AM

I love it, Ruth. CONGRATS to you. #7792973

Ruth Grimm 7/29/2009 4:43:36 AM

Thanks Gina!! :D #7793054

Mary A. Legler 9/19/2009 12:26:09 PM

Such beautiful peaceful creativity! I can see why this got 'finalist'. Nice work, Ruth! #7956129

Ivan Chacon 4/12/2010 10:14:25 AM

Beautiful finalist!!! Congrats Ruth! :) #8528892

Diana Powell 4/12/2010 12:21:58 PM

Very nice! I like everything about this shot. It is fresh and original, also spring colors :). Wonderful texture and pov. Well deserved finalist!

Diana #8529103

Cathy a. Rose 4/12/2010 1:11:49 PM

Beautiful picture! I would love to know how you captured it? What setting's? I'm new to the world of photography and learning as I go. I would love to know if you just used your 'spot' focus or 'center' focus etc? #8529160

Bruce Van Buskirk 4/12/2010 8:31:15 PM

Very creative and innovative POV. I like the cascading chalk and the white chalk is an interesting leading line. #8530206

Merna L. Nobile 4/14/2010 7:54:33 AM

Hi Ruth:
Your image, “Childs Play” could work as a wonderful abstract painting. I am sure that I am not the first one to point that out.
If you don’t mind telling me, how did you achieve the low angle for your shot? I like the choice of colors; it makes it work so well.
CONGRATULLATIONS on your Finalist Award! My best, Merna
#8534370

Ruth Grimm 4/14/2010 10:50:21 AM

Thank you all from WEYG for commenting so positively on my image! *beam*
Merna, I got my butt on the ground, put my camera on a mini tripod, set up the complimentary exposure and started snapping away.
Ta-Da! :) #8534719

Sherry K. Adkins 4/14/2010 7:29:53 PM

Very nice Ruth. I like your low angle and selective focus. It really draws your eye into the composition. Good job! #8535722

Karen E. Michaels 4/23/2010 8:49:48 AM

I do love the tilt Ruth. A real eye-catcher! #8564509

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Description

One of the children I tend drew/colored this fantastic abstract.

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Exif: F Number: 5.6, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/160 seconds, Flash: fired, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 100, FocalLength: 40.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XSi

Uploaded on 6/26/2009 6:22:51 AM

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