La Rue

Uploaded: September 04, 2004 17:04:22

Description

f16 @ 1/5 shutter, iso 100, neutral density filter, tripod mounted. Shot at 9AM. Converted color to lab B / W in PS CS. Burned some bright areas in background. The blurred "ghost" effect is exactly what my goal was with the slow shutter speed, though it took almost 50 shots at various shutter speeds to get the effect just as I wanted it.

Comments

Joannie Bertucci level-classic September 04, 2004

The 50 shots were worth this one! I was wondering where the title came from just as my eyes hit the lower left corner of this image!
B&W was the only way to go with this shot Steve!
The whole composition tells the unique story! #165559

Wilson H. Valentin September 04, 2004

I love cemetery pics, great image, Steve! I been wanting to do the same thing but with someone wearing a wedding dress holding a butchers knife...lol. #756108

Alisha May Furbish September 04, 2004

Very well done! #756351

Robin L. Wehrman October 15, 2004

Congratulations on this outstanding finalist, Steve and good luck in the next round! #845282

Kristen McKain October 18, 2004

wow - love it! Congrats! #854567

Donna L. Cuic October 19, 2004

Great work. Congrats on your win.
Donna #857659

Leonard Pierce October 21, 2004

Congratulations on your Second Place win Steve!!! #861927

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