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Max Aureli 11/10/2009 7:32:02 AM

LOL... I think they need to reprint that!!
Great shot and angle!! Wonderful textures with beautiful details!!! #1203311

David 11/10/2009 1:16:21 PM

Nice angle on the shot. I love the old painted signs on buildings. Excellent shot Christine! #8120534

Christina N. Seuser 11/10/2009 3:26:35 PM

Love this Christine, it is so cool! The texture is wonderful and the angle is great. A favorite for me :) #8120847

M.Christine Duncan 11/11/2009 5:13:14 AM

LOL... thank you so much Max ;-) Something went horribly I guess, lol. This was last spring, looks even worse now!

Thank you David! Every once in a while, I look back through my old files and find a gem to work on. Glad you like!

Christina! Very good to hear from you. Thank you. I appreciate you stopping by... and a fave? Cool! Thanks again! #8122080

Teresa H. Hunt 11/17/2009 1:45:53 PM

Very cool image, Congrats on your EP! #8139628

Debbie E. Payne 11/17/2009 6:24:32 PM

Isn't it fun to revisit old files and find out that now you know how to make a "potentially" good image a great image? Good work, Christine. #8140332

David Pratt 11/20/2009 6:40:39 PM

Great image of this city scene. The angle, I like the journalistic approach you used with this. #8148973

Robert S. Grauer 11/20/2009 6:49:19 PM

Great shot Christine, great use of space. One of my favorites of yours, well done. #8148987

M.Christine Duncan 11/21/2009 5:54:04 PM

Thank you Teresa :-) It's wonderful to hear from ya!

Thanks Debbie... I went back and really accentuated the tilt which I wasn't able to to when I first took the shot, and used the clarify filter to really make the brickwork pop a little, the light had been very flat that day. Suddenly just those few changes made a huge difference to me.

Dave, thanks! Once in a while it's nice to break out of the norm and revisit something a little different. I think I might wander the downtown with the cam again, I feel inspired, lol.

Thank you so much Bob. That means a lot! I consider you as a photog mentor you realize. #8151428

Christine Lobsinger 12/15/2009 5:30:35 PM

Hi Christine, WTG!!! Congrats to you on your awesome Finalist Shot! You really made this one POP!!!

CHRISTINE
SMILING WITH YOU #8219608

M.Christine Duncan 12/15/2009 7:33:46 PM

Thank you so much Chris!!! This ended up being a personal fave of mine after working on it... I'm so glad it made it through :-) Gotta go see your finalists now... #8220361

Debbie E. Payne 12/15/2009 8:26:43 PM

Christine, Congratulations. I liked this as an EP and now I like it even better as a Finalist. Hope to see this one more time! Good luck over the next few days. You do awesome work.
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Valentin M. Armianu 12/15/2009 9:27:07 PM

Congratulations, very well done Christine!! #8220889

Jeffrey D. Estacio 12/15/2009 10:01:05 PM

I'm happy for you my friend. Congratulations and good luck for the next round. #8221088

Gord MacEachern 12/16/2009 2:40:53 AM

So nice to see this well deserved finalist Christine, WTG. Good luck on the next round! #8221712

Teresa H. Hunt 12/16/2009 8:25:40 AM

Congrats on your Finalist!! #8222946

Nancyj E. Hovey 12/16/2009 4:20:01 PM

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C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S
on your very deserving Finalist! 8o) #8224373

M.Christine Duncan 12/16/2009 6:39:29 PM

Wow, thank you for the compliment Debbie! That makes my day :-) Good luck in the next round to ya!

Thank you so much Valentin, I fully appreciate it! Thanks!

Thank you Jeffrey! This was a fun image to really bring to life outta the ol' discard pile, lol.

Gord, thank you so much. I'm delighted it made it through :-) Good luck to you as well friend.

Thanks Teresa, I appreciate your encouragement always!

Thank you Nancy m'dear... for the comments AND the fun colorful balloons!!! #8224898

Patrick Rouzes 12/16/2009 7:30:18 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on this incredible finalist, Christine! WTG,my friend! #8225083

Tommy E. Burgess 12/17/2009 12:33:39 AM

Huge congratulations on yet another beautiful finalist Christine!! #8225590

David Pratt 12/20/2009 5:27:53 AM

Way to go Christine! Congrats! #8234716

Jean Lechleiter 1/1/2010 7:18:11 PM

Huge congrats. on this well deserved Finalist, Christine! Hope to see it again. #8262522

M.Christine Duncan 1/1/2010 8:14:34 PM

Patrick, Tommy, and Dave!!! Thank you so much, things have been crazy and I apologize for missing your comments till now! Hope you are all having a very Happy New Year!

Thank you Jean ;-) That's very kind of you! #8262613


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Description

1/80 sec.@ F/9, ISO 200, 55mm fl.
18-55 mm kit zoom, pattern metering, shade light, tripod.

In PSPx2 emphasized tilt, and cropped...slight clarify filter, and unmask sharpen.

Revisiting older files, came across this image of a side of an old building in the older business district of the city. Applied newer skills and really liked the result!

Exif: F Number: 9, Exposure Bias Value: -0.67, ExposureTime: 10/800 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 200, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 55.00 mm, Model: NIKON D40

Uploaded on 11/9/2009 8:40:08 PM

Made With

Camera: Nikon D40 Digital SLR Camera


BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest Finalist


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