Behind the Music

© Edward Siegel

Behind the Music

Monika Sapek level-classic December 13, 2003

Nice portrait, Edward. I like how the girl is looking at me from behind violin. I was thinking about taking a similar portrait of my daughter, but I found it hard to do so. She’s wants to play more than pose for the photos ;-).
You did a nice job on this one.
Monika
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Roseann E. Dreasher December 13, 2003

Great portrait!!! I love how she doesn't show much emotion which doesn't distract from the violin...both are equally appealing! : ) #293931

Edward Siegel December 13, 2003

Thank you very much for the great comments. She is my daughter and she is my 'in house' model. You'd never know from the photo that she was constantly asking...how many more are you going to take?

Thanks again

Ed #293949

Terry R. Hatfield December 13, 2003

Excellent Composition Edward! The f Stop Is Just Enough To Blur The Violin A Bit While Keeping The Eye Sharp!! Beautiful Model! #293965

Heather L. Jacks December 14, 2003

Nice shot. I just uploaded one so similar. Music as the background though. I guess we are on the same wavelength. #294459

Sharon G. Maessen December 14, 2003

Great composition. The title says it all. Good Job!!!!!!!!! #295084

Peggy Wolff December 16, 2003

Beautiful job! I love portraits that tell something about the individual. #296723

Brenda W. LaFleur level-deluxe January 15, 2004

Congrats, Ed. I knew this would be here! #333258

Terry R. Hatfield January 15, 2004

Congrats Ed This Is Not A Suprise To Me Excellent Image Congrats On The Finalist!! #333268

Edward Siegel January 15, 2004

Thank you everyone. I am very excited about being a finalist. It doesn't happen often, so it was very cool getting the email this morning. #333386

Peggy Wolff January 15, 2004

Congrats Edward! I hope to see this photo continue on in the contest! #333414

Ellen Peach January 15, 2004

Way to go, Ed.....congrats! #334330

Ellen Peach January 16, 2004

Another congrats on your 2nd place win, Ed!!! #335789

Monika Sapek level-classic January 16, 2004

Many congratulations on your Second Place Win, Edward!
Monika
#335854

Peggy Wolff January 16, 2004

Congrats Edward, I am so glad to see this here! #336050

Terry R. Hatfield January 16, 2004

Superr Image Edward! Congrats On Your Win!! #336283

Damian P. Gadal January 16, 2004

Cool shot - Congrats! #336287

Edward Siegel January 16, 2004

Thank you everyone. This was quite a surprise and something that I am very happy about. My daughter is standing next to me and is quite happy too. #336299

Gisela Olsson January 16, 2004

Stunning shot Edward! Congratulations on your win and your beautiful daughter being so patient while being your model;-)

#336324

Francis Cailles January 16, 2004

congratulations, Ed. Terrific work! #336342

Evy Johansen level-classic January 16, 2004

Many Congrats on your Second Place win! #336660

Jean Papo January 17, 2004

Congratulations, Ed, with your Second Place win for this beautiful portrait! Love the colors and the composition! #336831

Lee Ann Sahagun - Poling January 17, 2004

Congrats! I knew this was a winner from the first time I saw it! #337020

Edward Siegel January 17, 2004

Thank you everyone. Your responses are wonderful. Thank you for taking the time to write :) #337123

Colette M. Metcalf January 17, 2004

Congrats, Edward!! #337515

Connie L. Carpenter January 18, 2004

Congratulations, Ed!!! Well deserved! #339382

Jill Garl January 22, 2004

Wonderful portrait! I really love the composition. Congratulations, awesome shot. #344161

Edward Siegel January 23, 2004

Thank you everyone. Your responses mean a lot to me. #344594

Gary H. Minish level-deluxe January 25, 2004

A VERY nice artistic portrait, Edward! It was a good idea and a well composed and executed shot. Congratulations on a well deserved win :-) #348216

Kenneth M. Kijewski January 29, 2004

I love this, ED! Congrats!!! #352799

Susana Matos February 01, 2004

This is a perfect photo and a well deserved win place! Congratulations,
Cheers from Portugal, Su #356379

Edward Siegel February 01, 2004

Thank you Gary/Ken & Susana. I really appreciate your thoughts. #356483

Ganeshwar Prasad February 17, 2004

Congrats Ed!!

Well deserved win! #383910

augustus gillian March 29, 2007

good colour, contrast, composition and creativity. the eye perfectly placed. #4108102

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Natural Light, 1/125, f4, Kodak Portra NC ISO 400 rated @ 320, 135mm 2.8 lens

Uploaded on December 13, 2003


BetterPhoto.com All Time Best Photo Contest Staff Favorite BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner


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