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Well, these aren't exactly home made, but probably the most expensive bread rolls I've ever bought from a local bakery, so before they were consumed they had to have a leading role (Wink) in this image. Comments and criticisms are very welcome and mods are enabled.
Many thanks for your enthusiastic response to Sunlight and to those of you who awarded your cherished UAs - all thanked already by PM.
Ann
PS - they were delicious! Tongue

Camera:Canon EOS 60D
Lens:Sigma 17-70mm F2.8-4.5DCMacroAsp.IF HSM
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Date Taken:12 Feb 2013 - 12:02 PM
Focal Length:17mm
Aperture:f/16
Shutter Speed:0.6sec
ISO:125
Exposure Mode:Manual
Metering Mode:Pattern
White Balance:Augo
Title:Home made
Username:AnnChown AnnChown
Uploaded:28 Feb 2013 - 10:56 AM
Tags:Baking, Bread, Bread rolls, Digitally manipulated, Flour, Food, General, Still life
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Richsr
Richsr Plus Member 790 forum postsRichsr vcard England215 Constructive Critique Points
28 Feb 2013 - 10:58 AM

Good details and light here Ann
Regards Richard

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fentiger
fentiger  13915 forum posts England22 Constructive Critique Points
28 Feb 2013 - 11:00 AM

A fresh roll liberally spread with butter ~ heaven!! Smile Excellent well thought out still life study.

Albert

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gary_d
gary_d Plus Member 7576 forum postsgary_d vcard Wales13 Constructive Critique Points
28 Feb 2013 - 11:01 AM

I hope the tasted as good as they look as my mouth is watering, this is a great still life Ann. - gary

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digital_boi
28 Feb 2013 - 11:24 AM

they look damn tasty for sure good natural tones and colours

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Badgerfred
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28 Feb 2013 - 11:28 AM

Super Still Life Ann,
Fred

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WhiteRose1
WhiteRose1 Plus Member 51214 forum postsWhiteRose1 vcard England141 Constructive Critique Points
28 Feb 2013 - 11:32 AM

Excellent colour harmony and the wall is a perfect texture for the flour. Could the spoon be positioned so it was pointing into the middle with the handle towards the bottom left corner, or is that just being picky. Just bought our seeded baton from Sainsbury's for consumption shortly Smile

Dave

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Irishkate
Irishkate Plus Member 432 forum postsIrishkate vcard United Kingdom79 Constructive Critique Points
28 Feb 2013 - 11:53 AM

I love this one Ann - as Dave says the colour harmony is lovely.
The rolls look delicious and the wholemeal flour bag is perfect.
We never heard how you got on with the food competition at your club and what image
you finally ended up with after all your trials and tribulations.
This could do well as a club entry.
KateGrinGrinGrin:

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andylea
andylea  637 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
28 Feb 2013 - 12:07 PM

love the comp ann brilliant detail wonderful tones and textures a stunner nice one Wink
andy

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Joline
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28 Feb 2013 - 12:10 PM

An excellent and delicious still life. I like your tones and limited color palette. Very delectable.

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Hermanus
Hermanus  2 South Africa
28 Feb 2013 - 12:10 PM

is good is nice !! This look delicious Ann ! I trust the taste experience did not disappoint Smile A lovely image !

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Meheecho
Meheecho  2275 forum posts United Kingdom
28 Feb 2013 - 12:20 PM

A great still life full of interesting detail and colour
Steve

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morpheus1955
28 Feb 2013 - 12:23 PM

Superb shot Ann, I bet they tasted good to Smile

Hugh

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CarolG
CarolG Plus Member 8164 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece18 Constructive Critique Points
28 Feb 2013 - 12:36 PM

An excellent still life, Ann, the bread looks delicious, even if it was expensive Smile Carol

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richmowil
richmowil Plus Member 6304 forum postsrichmowil vcard England1 Constructive Critique Points
28 Feb 2013 - 1:04 PM

Good Detail in this super image - i like it a lot!

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leontari
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28 Feb 2013 - 2:22 PM

I like this composition. Superb capture
Effrossini

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johnke
johnke  2126 forum posts South Africa12 Constructive Critique Points
28 Feb 2013 - 2:24 PM

Super exposure and a wonderful still life. So much detail really exceptional..John

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helenlinda
helenlinda Plus Member 7338 forum postshelenlinda vcard United Kingdom22 Constructive Critique Points
28 Feb 2013 - 2:46 PM

The tones work very well together - excellent still life Ann SmileSmile
Helen

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SlowSong
SlowSong Plus Member 64899 forum postsSlowSong vcard England29 Constructive Critique Points
28 Feb 2013 - 2:46 PM

Mmmm, yummy. Nothing like a proper bread roll. Love the arrangement and the big bag of flour, both set off nicely by that roughly plastered wall. Super shot.
x

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nonur
nonur Plus Member 6nonur vcard Turkey9 Constructive Critique Points
28 Feb 2013 - 2:47 PM

Wonderful colour, texture and sharpness. Our loafs are exactly the same, two pennies each.

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taggart
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28 Feb 2013 - 3:22 PM

Some excellent choices made here, What a beautiful, and appetizing image!

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ColleenA
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28 Feb 2013 - 4:04 PM

A great still life, well done, they look so yummyGrin

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franken
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28 Feb 2013 - 4:08 PM

Excellent still life Ann.

Ken

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EAS
EAS  5 Scotland13 Constructive Critique Points
28 Feb 2013 - 4:46 PM

Great and doubtless delicious still life!

Ann

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28 Feb 2013 - 5:04 PM

A great still life full of all the right ingredients...

Regards Nathan Grin

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LynneJoyce
LynneJoyce Plus Member 6LynneJoyce vcard United Kingdom99 Constructive Critique Points
28 Feb 2013 - 5:06 PM

Fabulous still life that fills me with horror (I'm coeliac)! Seriously a great shot.

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jasonrwl
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28 Feb 2013 - 5:23 PM

Very well done Ann

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scrimmy
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28 Feb 2013 - 6:19 PM

looks good enough to eat Tongue and vote on Smile

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barbarahirst
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28 Feb 2013 - 6:24 PM

yes .. you certainly have got this still life spot on

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JohnChambersPhotography

They sure do look good well captured and eaten .

John

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zapar40
zapar40  466 forum posts Wales5 Constructive Critique Points
28 Feb 2013 - 6:40 PM

Firstly, thank you for the chance to have a play with this great still life image, i can never come up with the ideas to take shots like this.
using cs3 levels i set white point to the whitest part of the spoon, then increased the contrast, then added a vignette after masking the white frame, hope you like the result and cheers for letting us have a go.
Anthony.

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28 Feb 2013 - 6:42 PM

Well you certainly did 'rise' and shine with this image Ann . Great subject matter, and I guess you 'needed' it Smile Smashing image, it works a treat, really upper Crust.

John Smile

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Lillian
Lillian Plus Member 5Lillian vcard United Kingdom16 Constructive Critique Points
28 Feb 2013 - 7:02 PM

A great still life Ann
and I would not change a thing!... perfectly 'proved'Wink
can almost smell them
Lillian

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28 Feb 2013 - 7:39 PM

A great still life Ann. I love that backdrop you sometimes use.

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AnnChown Plus Member 5195 forum postsAnnChown vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
28 Feb 2013 - 8:06 PM


Quote: Well you certainly did 'rise' and shine with this image Ann . Great subject matter, and I guess you 'needed' it Smile Smashing image, it works a treat, really upper Crust.

John Smile

Groan....! SmileSmile

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AnnChown Plus Member 5195 forum postsAnnChown vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
28 Feb 2013 - 8:08 PM

Thanks Anthony - a bit more contrast certainly works well - thanks for taking the time! Smile
Ann

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marktc
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28 Feb 2013 - 8:11 PM

Magnificent Ann a wonderful composition, I certainly wouldn't change a thing either... Terrific

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AnnChown Plus Member 5195 forum postsAnnChown vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
28 Feb 2013 - 8:22 PM


Quote: A great still life Ann. I love that backdrop you sometimes use.

I like it - you've been paying attention Danny! SmileWink

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28 Feb 2013 - 9:10 PM


Quote: Comments and criticisms are very welcome

Smile
I like this Ann - good still life subjects. I hope you did some alternatives with arrangements.
I think there are a few options especially with the spoon - don't think it's in the best position but that's only my preference.
I think you need to address that bottom RH corner - the mono triangle does not seem to blend in with the rest of the image as it's not the same level as the coloured work top - the shadow of the bag is cut off abruptly too.
Hope that helps.
Brian.

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28 Feb 2013 - 9:10 PM

A good study Ann ,i think Daves suggestion was good ,but i do like the textured wall ,its getting rustic Tongue

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AnneWorner Plus Member 7620 forum postsAnneWorner vcard United States43 Constructive Critique Points
1 Mar 2013 - 1:39 PM

It's a wonderfully rusting image Ann with great detail throughout. I like the mod not so much for the punchier colours, but the vignette seems to pull the image together.

Anne

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1 Mar 2013 - 4:47 PM

I can taste this crunchy image Ann, the staff of life and so beautifully presented.

Dougie

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saltireblue Site Moderator 44493 forum postssaltireblue vcard Norway26 Constructive Critique Points
1 Mar 2013 - 6:24 PM

Certainly looks good enough to eat, Ann. The smell of warm bread fresh out the oven...Mmmmmmm!
Think the spoon needs to be a bit more prominent. As it is now, it adds little to the image.

Mlac

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1 Mar 2013 - 9:23 PM

It's the natural colours that appeal to me, and so appropriate when you're dealing with the idea of breadmaking, and that textured wall background is just perfect.

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bill33
bill33  4 Scotland1 Constructive Critique Points
2 Mar 2013 - 10:11 AM

I agree with some of the above comments Ann, (It looks good enough to eat) beautifully presented and detailed, very well done, Bill.

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2 Mar 2013 - 3:53 PM

Beautiful detail and composition, superb still-life GrinGrin

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3 Mar 2013 - 7:40 AM

Just a thought - this image is good enough to sell to the flour manufacturers for use in advertising.

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3 Mar 2013 - 9:20 AM

Excellent well thought out still life

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3 Mar 2013 - 12:23 PM

had missed this one : beautifully rendered

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PaulLiley  5 United Kingdom13 Constructive Critique Points
4 Mar 2013 - 8:41 AM

Makes for a good still life with loads of textures. Good compo. paul

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15 Mar 2013 - 9:05 AM

Great still life, great compSmileSmileSmileSmileSmile


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