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Good Day to you all at ePz

Firstly thank you all so very much for all your wonderful comments, messages and votes following my upload yesterday. Todays image was captured whilst out and about a couple of days ago.

Trying to get some sleep with dodgy ribs is like trying to sleep on a bed of nails, hence my early upload. Anyway the day promises to be warm, so I shall don the shorts, pick up a camera and go and explore.

Fot you lot, well I hope that you have a great day.

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin

Brand:Canon
Camera:Canon EOS 7D
Lens:EF100mm f/2.8L Macro IS USM
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Date Taken:13 May 2014 - 9:18 AM
Focal Length:100mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/2.8
Aperture:f/8.0
Shutter Speed:1/200sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:125
Exposure Mode:Manual
Metering Mode:Multi-segment
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:Auto
Title:Any Orbjections
Username:NDODS NDODS
Uploaded:17 May 2014 - 4:38 AM
Tags:Barrier, Black & white, Opportunist, Orb, Saturday shadows
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RonnieAG
RonnieAG e2 Member 4139 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland110 Constructive Critique Points
17 May 2014 - 4:48 AM

A self portrait 'in the round': good shot, Nathan, a well spotted opportunity for something original and that bit different.
R.

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CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 7128 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece16 Constructive Critique Points
17 May 2014 - 4:56 AM

An excellent spot and capture, Nathan, love the self-portrait Smile Carol

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781969
781969  India
17 May 2014 - 5:47 AM

Lovely,i can see the shadow of you in the globe.

Vikram.

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bobsblues
bobsblues e2 Member 4bobsblues vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
17 May 2014 - 5:52 AM

Very imaginative Nathan like the style .
Rob

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prabhusinha
prabhusinha e2 Member 6prabhusinha vcard India3 Constructive Critique Points
17 May 2014 - 5:59 AM

A superb self portrait.

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kuvailija
kuvailija e2 Member 2kuvailija vcard Finland
17 May 2014 - 6:00 AM

An excellent self-portrait , Nathan! - Yes , original and different it is .Smile --- Jukka.

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Split
Split  Croatia
17 May 2014 - 6:53 AM

Culd you tell me did you took inspiration from my photo ( street bowling)?
We are share our photo and look other to get some inspiration .Will be grate if I can inspire some one!
Nice work !

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nonur
nonur e2 Member 5nonur vcard Turkey8 Constructive Critique Points
17 May 2014 - 6:56 AM

No objection at all, Sir! Just the opposite! Interestingly the clouds formed an image of the globe, Nathan. Wonderful self portrait!

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Coast
Coast Critique Team 6793 forum postsCoast vcard United Kingdom290 Constructive Critique Points
17 May 2014 - 7:12 AMConstructive Critique!This comment was flagged as constructive critique! 

A Vivian Maier style self portrait. I would go closer and fill the frame with the silver globe to get all those great reflections and give you more prominence too.

Paul.

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ddolfelin
ddolfelin e2 Member 234 forum postsddolfelin vcard Wales1 Constructive Critique Points
17 May 2014 - 7:35 AM

This is very good, Nathan.

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Nikonuser1
Nikonuser1 e2 Member 1Nikonuser1 vcard United Kingdom7 Constructive Critique Points
17 May 2014 - 7:50 AM

Excellent sefie Nathan, works very well in monoSmile

Cliff

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Mototaur
Mototaur e2 Member 126 forum postsMototaur vcard England
17 May 2014 - 7:51 AM

Love your creative capture Nathan. Looks great in mono

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Jocelia
Jocelia e2 Member 3Jocelia vcard Australia1 Constructive Critique Points
17 May 2014 - 7:59 AM

Excellently spotted and captured Nathan and so different to the norm.
….WinkWinkWink

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Philip_H
Philip_H  2 United Kingdom
17 May 2014 - 8:01 AM

Well captured, Nathan.

P.

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janlea
janlea e2 Member 2janlea vcard United Kingdom
17 May 2014 - 8:19 AM

Absolutely brilliant Nathan, I like it a lot Smile
Jan

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doverpic
doverpic e2 Member 1doverpic vcard United Kingdom
17 May 2014 - 8:38 AM

Great image, what a way to do a self portrait, works wellSmileSmileRegards Dave

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DicksPics
DicksPics e2 Member 3DicksPics vcard United Kingdom8 Constructive Critique Points
17 May 2014 - 8:41 AM

A well orbserved and taken 'sort of selfie', Nathan!Smile
Regards,
Richard

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jadus
jadus e2 Member 2978 forum postsjadus vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
17 May 2014 - 8:43 AM

love it Nathan. hope you have a good day!

Jade

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pentaxpatty
pentaxpatty e2 Member 1pentaxpatty vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
17 May 2014 - 8:55 AM

Wonderful Nathan. A great shot of you in the round Smile
Hope you have a good day and your tips aren't too painful
Patricia Grin

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williamsloan
williamsloan e2 Member 3williamsloan vcard Northern Ireland1 Constructive Critique Points
17 May 2014 - 9:05 AM

Well taken and good title



Billy

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SimonFletch
SimonFletch e2 Member SimonFletch vcard Scotland2 Constructive Critique Points
17 May 2014 - 9:31 AM

It got a smile from me, Nathan Smile
A 'selfie' with a difference here.
Works very well in B&W, too.

Simon

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helenlinda
helenlinda e2 Member 7337 forum postshelenlinda vcard United Kingdom21 Constructive Critique Points
17 May 2014 - 9:31 AM

A well rounded person in the top BlushBlushBlush
Well captured Nathan SmileSmile
Helen

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franken
franken e2 Member 113056 forum postsfranken vcard Wales4 Constructive Critique Points
17 May 2014 - 10:05 AM

Excellent self portrait Nathan.

Have a good day with the camera.

Ken

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Mollycat
Mollycat e2 Member Mollycat vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
17 May 2014 - 10:14 AM

Once again you've given your immagination free rein, and come up with this. Well done Nathan.
Peter GrinGrinGrin

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MikeGillingham
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17 May 2014 - 10:59 AM

A great shot and title.

Regards

Mike

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TrevBatWCC
TrevBatWCC e2 Member 6TrevBatWCC vcard England8 Constructive Critique Points
17 May 2014 - 11:18 AM

Brilliant shot, Nathan, with not only good reflections, but some Saturday Shadows in with the reflections, too! SmileSmile
Love the title! Wink
Trev Smile

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Irishkate
Irishkate e2 Member 3Irishkate vcard United Kingdom73 Constructive Critique Points
17 May 2014 - 11:48 AM

There's no keeping you down Nathan. Always a good idea and something out of the box!
Kate GrinGrinGrin

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sparrowhawk
sparrowhawk e2 Member 5267 forum postssparrowhawk vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
17 May 2014 - 12:10 PM

brilliantly done my friend !! hope you soon feel better

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Daisymaye
Daisymaye e2 Member 5Daisymaye vcard Canada9 Constructive Critique Points
17 May 2014 - 12:47 PM

The crystal ball says you will be feeing much better soon. Able to lift up your arms and have no rib pain. Great little selfie reflection and a Saturday Shadow too.

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Scottishlandscapes
Scottishlandscapes e2 Member 968 forum postsScottishlandscapes vcard Scotland35 Constructive Critique Points
17 May 2014 - 1:09 PM

Some people manage to make an image out of almost anything, like here.

Dougie

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GeorgePlatis
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17 May 2014 - 3:27 PM

Excellent idea and capture Nathan!
George

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myrab
myrab e2 Member 8myrab vcard United Kingdom
17 May 2014 - 3:41 PM

A good shot with a super title.

Myra

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cats_123
cats_123 e2 Member 104000 forum postscats_123 vcard Northern Ireland24 Constructive Critique Points
17 May 2014 - 4:57 PM

Don't forget the socks and sandals GrinGrin

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chrissie3
chrissie3  6 England
17 May 2014 - 7:20 PM

This is great Nathan!!!

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ali63
ali63 e2 Member 2474 forum postsali63 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
17 May 2014 - 8:22 PM

Brilliant,

Ali Grin

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gss
gss  Romania1 Constructive Critique Points
17 May 2014 - 8:34 PM

A nice distorted "autoportrait" . This picture reminds me the years when I was teaching "Building Physics", and in the chapter about sunlight there's an architectural method that determine if a point gets sunlight all the year named solar control, which consists of superimposing a shadow mask with a solar chart, both spherical projections; building (drawing) the "shadow mask" is possible, but it's very hard and long, so we used pictures azimuthal made of a huge glass globe reflective (a kind of Christmas ball approximately 25 cm diameter), somehow like your picture
Silviu

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kathrynlouise
kathrynlouise e2 Member 2364 forum postskathrynlouise vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
17 May 2014 - 8:38 PM

Brilliant image Nathan. I love it GrinGrin

Kathryn

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Fred263
Fred263 e2 Member 2Fred263 vcard United Kingdom
17 May 2014 - 9:42 PM

Creative self portrait, Nathan. Perfectly captured and presented.

Fred

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Holmewood e2 Member 1Holmewood vcard United Kingdom
17 May 2014 - 11:20 PM

Great shot Nathan. Cathy

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BIGRY1 e2 Member 2BIGRY1 vcard United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
18 May 2014 - 7:57 AM

Very cleverWink
Ryan

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gajewski e2 Member 9gajewski vcard United States9 Constructive Critique Points
21 May 2014 - 9:00 PM

OK -- the title alone deserves recognition. Nice self portrait.
-=\Walter

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22 May 2014 - 11:04 PM

Great pic and title Grin
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