The Dementer's [Failed] Attempt

© Nancy Grace Chen

The Dementer's [Failed] Attempt

Uploaded: February 22, 2005


I made this while experimenting with my new external flash in strobe mode. Four flashes during a 6-second exposure (the model changed arm positions for each flash), ISO 100. Cropping and contrast in Photoshop. The photo will hopefully be used in the CD jacket of my model Naomi's upcoming album by the same name.


Nancy Grace Chen February 22, 2005

I wanted to copy and paste the much-appreciated comments from my previous submission! Thank you again!

Sanjay Pindiyath
member since: 5/30/2004

Terrific capture, Nancy!! Fantastic lighting and super composition in B&W!! Very creative work!! Excellent choice for the CD cover!!


2/6/2005 12:09:09 AM

Stan Contrades
member since: 9/17/2003

Fabulous work on this black and white artwork, Nancy! Very fitting title, terrific lighting and poses! Excellent!
Much Aloha,


2/6/2005 12:43:21 AM

Dan J. Holm
member since: 5/11/2004

OUTSTANDING, Nancy!! Very creative, VERY cool! As always, truly excellent work!

2/6/2005 2:31:27 AM


Claudia Kuhn
member since: 3/14/2003

VERY cool Nancy!! Wonderful work and end result is great!

2/6/2005 5:41:37 AM

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Stanley J. Contrades February 22, 2005

Still looks like fabulous work on my monitor, Nancy!!
Much Aloha,
Stan #1127288

Gerda Grice level-deluxe February 22, 2005

Terrific idea extremely well executed, Nancy! I'll bet Naomi loves it! #1127296

Patrick Campbell April 21, 2005

Great job, Nancy, if the music is as good as the photo I think your friend will have a hit! Congrats on your finalist! #1275315

Claudette Foote April 21, 2005

Awsome Photo Congrats on your finalist..Just beautiful... #1277313

Gerda Grice level-deluxe April 21, 2005

Many congrats on your very well deserved finalist placing, Nancy! All the best in the final round! -Gerda #1278699

Dan Holm level-classic April 21, 2005

Wow!! CONGRATULATIONS, Nancy!!! A VERY well deserved WIN! #1279139

Stanley J. Contrades April 22, 2005

Fantastic! BIG CONGRATULATIONS on your win and the work that you put into it, Nancy! Bravo!!
Much Aloha,
Stan #1279270

Vicki Hunt April 22, 2005

Awesome! Beautiful! Congratulations! #1279383

Sharon Day level-classic April 22, 2005

Fantastic image, Nancy!!! Big congratulations on your win!!! #1279585

Claudia Kuhn level-classic April 22, 2005

Glad to see this on the front page, congratulations Nancy! #1279709

Michelle Ross April 22, 2005

Hi Nancy! I missed this my first time through the winner's. . . Congrats on your 2nd win! #1279827

Wally Orlowsky April 22, 2005

Congratulations on this creative winner, Nancy! #1280030

Eric Schneider April 22, 2005

Congrats on your winsss Nancy #1280774

Nobu Nagase April 22, 2005

Congratulations, Nancy, on your win!!!
What a great image, great technique!!! must be busy, I have not seen you posting recently... Best wishes! #1280792

Fax Sinclair level-deluxe April 22, 2005

The title made me click -- then -- WOW! #1280963

Deborah Sandidge April 22, 2005

Beautifully clever and creative - congratulations, Nancy! #1281113

Robb H. McCaghren April 22, 2005

Very original. I like it alot. :) #1281339

Nancy Grace Chen April 22, 2005

Oh, what a surprise!! Thank you SO much for the comments! I hadn't been getting the message notifications (although I did get some for my other winner), so I figured that no one liked this one. :) But it's one of my personal favorites, so I cherish the comments!!

I am making my way around to congratulate all of the other winners!

Thank you again, members and judges too!

Nancy #1281455

Monika Sapek April 22, 2005

I just love this one, Nancy! Great creativity! Congrats on your Second Place Win!

Cora Miller level-classic April 23, 2005

Really well done, Nancy! Congratulations on your win! #1284878

Leonard Pierce April 24, 2005

Fantastic image Nancy, and an outstanding job with the strobe! Congratulations on your Second Place win!!! #1288268

bob cornelison May 16, 2005

Great job on this shot!
~:O) #1358016

Patrick Campbell July 31, 2005

Congrats on your second place win, Nancy! Hope you are doing OK! #1659181

Doug Newman level-deluxe July 28, 2006

This is superb, Nancy!
Well done! #3094180

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