Camera Review

Uploaded: November 07, 2012 09:53:03


Another shot from the PDN PhotoPlus Expo that was held in NYC just before Superstorm Sandy wreaked her wrath on us.
The little girl in her (photographer) dad's arms is clearly a budding artist, and she has her own Expo registration (see the lanyard around her neck) to prove it! Here she is shown checking out a new camera. The vendor is on veritable pins and needles awaiting her endorsement.
I used Nik Silver Efex Pro 2 to convert to black and white and then, I THINK I used a TOPAZ Adjust 5 filter to achieve the look of a faded painting.

Exif: F Number: 2.8, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/100 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 640, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 28.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 7D


Michelle Alton November 07, 2012

The step before: NIK Silver Efex Pro 2.
Bill's hand is imploring me NOT TO MISS this shot!
I was surprised to learn that NIK had been acquired by GOOGLE! What an odd acquisition, I thought.
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David Hurt November 07, 2012

Both shots are great Michelle. BTW, I too found the Acquision of NIK by Google odd. #10408463

Robert R. Goodman November 07, 2012

Hi Michelle,Never seen a camera like that my friend,Beautiful tone,I have never tried Nik Silver Efex Pro.A favorite for sure!!!! #10408557

Colette M. Metcalf November 07, 2012

Love what you did here! Very nice!! #10408572

Jyri Vissak November 07, 2012

Great timing! Well seen and presented. Very cute! #10408620

Tiia Vissak November 07, 2012

a wonderful scene! #10408633

Terry Cervi level-deluxe November 07, 2012

She's a cutie and so inquisitive at that age! I like the treatment you used to create this wonderful shot! #10408995

Neal D. Hatcher November 07, 2012

Awesome capture and treatment #10409071

Rona L. Schwarz November 07, 2012

What a darling capture and I love your treatment here, Michelle! Have to agree that Nik and Google are certainly a strange pair. #10409084

Renee Doyle November 08, 2012

Sweet portrait Michelle!! And outstanding treatment Michelle!! #10409163

Brett Dolsen November 08, 2012

So cute and great treatment Michelle! #10409189

Avril Young November 08, 2012

Beautiful tones, excellent DD work.Beautiful happy story telling portrait! #10409206

Jill Odice level-classic November 08, 2012

It's never too early to sart off with a camera in your hands :-) Love this Michelle! #10409850

Emile Abbott level-classic November 08, 2012

You got the shot for sure Michelle, hand and all. #10410049

Lindley Johnson level-classic November 08, 2012

Love the curious expression on her face! A terrific storytelling image with wonderful effects, Michelle. #10410302

Thomas E. Hinds November 08, 2012

Just awesome artistry! Fabulous rendering, Michelle! #10410461

Antonio Amen November 09, 2012

Very good portrait, well done. #10411045

Patricia A. Casey level-deluxe November 21, 2012

Both shots are terrific! #10428414

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