Uffizi Mime

Anita N. Hogue Student 9/26/2009 5:36:40 AM

Absolutely awesome details Mary Beth! Fantastic capture! #1184899

Doug Pignet 9/26/2009 6:10:18 AM

Hi Mary, Yes I have taken this people that pose as statues in Florence by Ponte De Vecchio..I don't know what they are called as well but did enjoy taking their images...for a few ero....lol #7984948

Lynne Morris 9/26/2009 6:14:45 AM

Wow this is a fantastic capture Mary Beth. #7984960

Amy M. Wilson 9/26/2009 7:30:05 AM

Wonderful capture and details Mary Beth, I'd love to see this in person! #7985225

Allen O. Howard 9/26/2009 7:30:48 AM

It is a breathtaking image, Mary Beth! #7985226

Gina Cormier 9/26/2009 8:12:59 AM

Gawd Mary Beth...........This is superb work!!!!!!!!!!! HOLY SMOKES!!!!

#7985314

Debra R. Harder 9/26/2009 8:41:53 AM

OMG!!! I remember this guy!!! What a magnificent portrait. The tones, textures and lighting...I agree...HOLY SMOKES IS RIGHT! SUPERB, Mary Beth!! Deb #7985386

Liz Bullock 9/26/2009 9:29:56 AM

Ditto on the superb! The lighting & detail are excellent. #7985464

Julianna J. Collett 9/26/2009 10:27:41 AM

Perfect light and framing - the tones are wonderful- you find the most unique captures! #7985593

Linda D. Lester 9/26/2009 1:50:52 PM

Looks like a winner to me.....love it! #7986032

Ron McEwan 9/26/2009 3:15:59 PM

Can't help you Mary Beth, but I have always admired this art. Well done. #7986241

Mary Beth Aiello 9/26/2009 4:31:03 PM

Thanks all for your kind comments. I just don't know how these mimes prepare for the pose. Of course, they don't move a muscle. But the plasters or whatever they use? Perhaps that's why they're so unique. #7986331

Anne M. Young 9/26/2009 8:00:01 PM

This is fantastic! love the tones and clarity #7986711

Courtenay Vanderbilt 9/27/2009 4:28:15 PM

Absolutely stunning image, Mary Beth, the lighting is exquisite! #7988772

Karacan Salkuci (Kalacay) 10/4/2009 10:19:56 AM

Great image. #8007350

Liz Bullock 10/22/2009 4:53:02 PM

Congrats on a well deserved fianalist! #8059521

Amy M. Wilson 10/22/2009 5:10:41 PM

Big congratulations on this FANTASTIC Finalist, Mary Beth!!! #8059661

Carol Eade 10/22/2009 5:40:25 PM

Congratulations on this awesome Finalist, Mary Beth! #8059902

Tommy E. Burgess 10/22/2009 5:44:47 PM

Huge congratulations on this wonderful finalist Mary Beth!! #8059942

Dave Montero 10/22/2009 8:19:56 PM

Congratulations Mary Beth!!! #8061360

Dianna Murphy 10/22/2009 8:55:41 PM

WTG!!!!! C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S
on your most wonderful FINALIST!!! Good luck in the next round. Dianna #8061663

Joao Martinho 10/22/2009 11:24:27 PM

Congratulations on this fantastic portrait. Good luck for the next round! #8062109

Stefania Barbier 10/22/2009 11:28:36 PM

congratulations on your gorgeous finalist!!! #8062131

Melissa Gurdus 10/23/2009 3:04:07 AM

Congratulations on your fantastic finalist!!!! #8062832

Marilyn Cornwell 10/23/2009 3:29:21 AM

Beautiful finalist! Congratulations! #8062979

Barbara Waldoch 10/23/2009 3:37:53 AM

Congratulations, very well done, Mary Beth! #8063031

Mary L. Graham 10/23/2009 6:32:45 AM

Congrats Mary Beth!! =) #8063902

Phyllis Burchett 10/23/2009 7:41:20 AM

Wonderful lighting on this portrait, well done. Congrats on your finalist! #8064448

Debra R. Harder 10/23/2009 8:23:23 AM

I knew this was a winner when I first saw it, Mary Beth! HUGE CONGRATULATIONS on your excellent finalist!!! Deb #8064719

Nancyj Hovey 10/23/2009 8:40:57 AM

C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S
on your deserving FINALIST!!! 8o) #8064850

Gina Cormier 10/23/2009 9:12:22 AM

Congrats on this fabulous image Mary Beth!!!! Love it! #8065038

Jeff W. Robinson 10/23/2009 3:15:58 PM

Congrats Mary Beth on your Fantastic Finalist! Jeff #8066371

Anita N. Hogue 10/23/2009 4:24:54 PM

WOW, you are so talented, Mary Beth! This is absolutely stunning! Congratulations! #8066513

Daniella Puente 10/23/2009 4:50:51 PM

Congratulations :)) #8066618

Allen O. Howard 10/23/2009 7:38:42 PM

...and upon seeing this agin it goes straight into my favorites, and I do mean favorites! Congratulations, Mary Beth. Upward and onward! #8067068

Anne M. Young 10/24/2009 1:32:37 AM

Congratulations what a super finalist! #8067601

Courtenay Vanderbilt 10/24/2009 5:12:17 AM

I LOVE this Mary Beth! Congratulations! #8068098

R. J. Laudenbacher 10/24/2009 5:52:38 AM

Congratulations on this wonderful Finalist. #8068270

Mitch Spence 10/24/2009 9:41:47 AM

Congratulations, Mary Beth, on your finalist for this striking and unusual portrait. #8068802

frank w. degenhardt 10/27/2009 4:50:50 AM

Incredible artist talent on both sides of the camera. Congratulations on the finalist my friend. #8078167

JO ANN CLEVELAND 10/27/2009 5:55:57 AM

What a winner you are girl! Both should be Gold, I love the winner and this finalist, great work!

jo ann c. #8078464

Judy V. Kennamer 10/27/2009 1:40:53 PM

Wonderful Mary Beth!!!! Congrats on your beautiful Finalist!!!! #8079769

Karacan Salkuci (Kalacay) 10/29/2009 8:49:28 AM

Awesome image.Congratulations. #8085589

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Description

Posed as a statue, this mime was dressed in what looked to be paper mache in front of the Uffizi Gallery in Florence. His garments are somewhat stiff, and he has a flour-like substance on his clothes, face and hands. Even his eyebrows are powdered with something. (Perhaps someone can help identify the technique he used). Category -- Details and Macro.

Exif: F Number: 3.5, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/60 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 30.20 mm, Model: Canon PowerShot S2 IS

Uploaded on 9/26/2009 5:26:21 AM

Keywords: #man #mime #people #portrait 
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