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Taken whilst my Eldest Daughter was looking out in the garden, no photoshop work other than the text, everything else done in raw!
quite proud of this photo and having stayed mostly away from photoshop!
Thanks for looking

Camera:Nikon D50 DSLR Check out Nikon Nation!
Lens:55-200mm
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Title:Ella's Eye
Username:RWPhotoGraphix RWPhotoGraphix
Uploaded:3 Jun 2009 - 7:58 PM
Tags:Close-up / macro, Flash / lighting, General
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rhyno_wingham

Love the way you have captured Ella's eye ball, it's inner sanctom and outer reflection

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orangeada
orangeada  6
3 Jun 2009 - 8:18 PM

i like it! the colours looks great!

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ShutterClick78

A great shot, the contrast of all the different shades of blue really stands out for me in this photo!

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hellsbells8868

Superb detail, terrific.

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Briwooly
Briwooly  8452 forum posts England5 Constructive Critique Points
3 Jun 2009 - 8:29 PM

Great crop

Brian......................................

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SueTurner
SueTurner  1081 forum posts England3 Constructive Critique Points
3 Jun 2009 - 8:55 PM


Quote: A great shot, the contrast of all the different shades of blue really stands out for me in this photo!

- yes, me too

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BreadandShutter

EXCELLENT WORK

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AnjnaMoynihan
3 Jun 2009 - 10:16 PM

Hi.. I really adore this photo.. Did you have to focus on the eye only or did you take a full portrait and then crop? Do you shoot all images in RAW?

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Pulsar53
Pulsar53  5 Scotland
3 Jun 2009 - 11:31 PM

Well captured . what a photo ! e

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Pete
Pete Site Moderator 1318456 forum postsPete vcard ePz Advertiser England96 Constructive Critique Points
4 Jun 2009 - 12:30 AM

The colours and detail in the eye make this for me. One small change would be to clone out that bottom left black hair that's a slight distraction, not enough to stop the PA though.

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Diana
Diana e2 Member 72011 forum postsDiana vcard Netherlands19 Constructive Critique Points
4 Jun 2009 - 12:56 AM

crikey Ryan a PA..well done to you Smile

love this

Diana

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RWPhotoGraphix e2 Member 6471 forum postsRWPhotoGraphix vcard United Kingdom
4 Jun 2009 - 2:20 AM

wow, im made up with the pa, and to think i didnt think this would do well, only cropped slightly in raw!!
Thank you so much everyone Smile

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RWPhotoGraphix e2 Member 6471 forum postsRWPhotoGraphix vcard United Kingdom
4 Jun 2009 - 2:25 AM


Quote: The colours and detail in the eye make this for me. One small change would be to clone out that bottom left black hair that's a slight distraction, not enough to stop the PA though.

Thanks! yeah i knew about the hair but i wanted to leave it in due to wanting to avoid photoshop! I do see what you mean tho, maybe i should of got rid!! Tongue
my first PA!!! Yeeeeeeeeeyy!!!! Tongue

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LesF e2 Member 8177 forum postsLesF vcard 8 Constructive Critique Points
4 Jun 2009 - 6:49 AM

Many congrats on the PA its a cracking shot.

LesF

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jusophine
jusophine  8104 forum posts England1 Constructive Critique Points
4 Jun 2009 - 7:39 AM

Stunning!

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sut68
sut68 e2 Member 111998 forum postssut68 vcard England76 Constructive Critique Points
4 Jun 2009 - 11:36 AM

Yes, agreed about the rogue hair, but still a cracking shot none-the-less, well done!!!

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kitsch
kitsch  8439 forum posts United Kingdom4 Constructive Critique Points
4 Jun 2009 - 12:26 PM

beautiful Smile

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PeelNStick  10 United States4 Constructive Critique Points
4 Jun 2009 - 1:06 PM

Excellent shot. Good angle and crop.

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Henkell
Henkell  5 United Kingdom
4 Jun 2009 - 4:52 PM

I prefer the background colour of version 1 but the eye editing on version 2, mix those and it's sorted! great work

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RWPhotoGraphix e2 Member 6471 forum postsRWPhotoGraphix vcard United Kingdom
4 Jun 2009 - 6:21 PM

Thankyou Everyone!! Smile

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wyatturp  9 England
4 Jun 2009 - 8:00 PM

Looks super you have my VOTESmileSmile

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TonyFrith  7 United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
4 Jun 2009 - 8:52 PM

Superb
Tony

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RWPhotoGraphix e2 Member 6471 forum postsRWPhotoGraphix vcard United Kingdom
4 Jun 2009 - 11:07 PM


Quote: Soft tones and processing here, I love this metallic blue look.

Not being a portrait photographer myself I appreciate it none the less. I would perhaps clone out that rogue hair in the bottom left. I like the feel and context of this shot, despite my lack of knowledge in this subject area...

Thankyou for your pro Critique David Smile and thankyou to everyone else who has voted/commented!! You have all made me a happy man Smile

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cjl47
cjl47  6 England3 Constructive Critique Points
5 Jun 2009 - 7:07 AM

Superb. Congrats on the PA.
chris

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ToothPilot
6 Jun 2009 - 7:53 AM

Well deserved.
Great detail and use of light.
Hendrik

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backbeat
backbeat e2 Member 8134 forum postsbackbeat vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
6 Jun 2009 - 10:43 AM

well worth the PA....congrats!

phil

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User_Removed
7 Jun 2009 - 10:08 AM

..fine image!... well done!

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LeeFisher e2 Member 559 forum postsLeeFisher vcard England8 Constructive Critique Points
8 Jun 2009 - 8:12 PM

love this shot. it inspires me to do something similar with my children.
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cirrusminor e2 Member 6380 forum postscirrusminor vcard England3 Constructive Critique Points
9 Jun 2009 - 12:28 AM

Well deserved award Wink
Tim

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HuntedDragon
15 Jun 2009 - 8:26 PM

version 2

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ahphotography
13 Aug 2009 - 2:16 PM

i cant ever work out raw images.
not yet anyway!
this is amazing, i love the clearness of her eye,

perfect Smile
xx

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RWPhotoGraphix
RWPhotoGraphix e2 Member 6471 forum postsRWPhotoGraphix vcard United Kingdom
16 Sep 2009 - 4:27 PM

Thankyou everone!! this has been published in Digital SLR Photography magazine, october issue, pg. 38!!

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SuziBlue
SuziBlue  1116195 forum posts Scotland10 Constructive Critique Points
16 Sep 2009 - 6:54 PM

Well done! It's a fantastic picture and well worth all the attention it's received. Excellent Smile

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DilysT
DilysT e2 Member 3DilysT vcard United Kingdom
21 Apr 2012 - 11:58 PM

Wow!

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scrcortes
scrcortes  3 Portugal1 Constructive Critique Points
4 Aug 2012 - 8:38 AM

beautiful

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