Sentient Echoes

© Aggie Villanueva

Sentient Echoes

Uploaded: October 25, 2007 08:37:49


I had to do a lot of dodging and burning to define the outlines, shadows and highlights as the midday NM sun tends to wash out everything beneath it. I softened the harsh edges in PS too.

Exif: F Number: 11, Exposure Bias Value: +0, Exposure Time: 1/320, Flash: flash did not fire, ISO: 400, White Balance: auto white balance, Focal Length: 85mm, Camera Model: Canon EOS 5D


Karen Slagle October 27, 2007

Love the colors and dreamy feel of this Aggie. I know what you mean about the midday sun... #772358

Kimber Wallwork-Heineman level-classic October 30, 2007

This is beautiful. Was this taken at Jemez monument? Congratulations on all your editor's picks also - Kimb er #5007185

Ivan Chacon November 07, 2007

Great texture on this Aggie! Nice image! :) #5041793

Lisa A. Car November 18, 2007

WoW this is really kool! Really nice work in PH. #5093310

Aggie Villanueva November 18, 2007

Thankx so much Lisa. That means alot because it's mutual as I admire your work and work persistence too. #5093341

Carolyn M. DAlessandro November 26, 2007

Yes!!! This is beautiful! Very very nice indeed. #5132113

Jill Odice level-classic November 26, 2007

A big Congrats Aggie!!! Best of luck in the next round! #5132673

Allen Maestas November 27, 2007

Excellent framing and DOF here Aggie, the dreamy effect works well, another big congrats.

Al #5133970

Aggie Villanueva November 27, 2007

Thankx to everyone. #5136167

Nikki McDonald level-classic November 29, 2007

Congratulations on your finalist on this, Aggie. The tones are lovely and you did a great job rescuing it from the harsh midday light--it looks warm but not at all blown out. #5148111

Aggie Villanueva December 02, 2007

Thankx Nikki. Sounds like you understand the unrelenting midday sun. #5159522

Patricia A. Stalter April 09, 2008

Aggie, This is a wonderful image. The center placement actually works here. I would like to see it with some extra burning on the edges to draw the eye in even more. You do lovely work. #5766304

Aggie Villanueva April 09, 2008

Thank you Patricia. I sure have enjoyed your photographic art too. #5766733

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