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OK this is definitely the last one from the retro pin-up inspired shots. Styling, model, pic and manipulation - me. I'm still not sure if I've got the look of the pictures quite right - I used gaussian blurring, increased saturation and grain to achieve this. Taken outside - natural light. If anyone knows how this is supposed to be done, I'd love to know! Thanks

Camera:Canon EOS 5D
Lens:24-105
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:Pin-up Parasol
Username:rah rah
Uploaded:9 Oct 2007 - 9:09 AM
Tags:Burlesque, Digitally manipulated, Girl, Glamour, Nude / glamour, Old hollywood, Pin-up, Portraits / people, Retro
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cantona43
cantona43 e2 Member 9915 forum postscantona43 vcard England4 Constructive Critique Points
9 Oct 2007 - 9:14 AM

wonderful shot lovely model nice crop the only thing I can see wrong IMO is maybe a bit too much light on the back of her left arm but I am no expert and it is still a very nice shot
Neil

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MattGrayson
MattGrayson e2 Member 7622 forum postsMattGrayson vcard England3 Constructive Critique Points
9 Oct 2007 - 10:02 AM

True, cantona, it does seem to blend to the background.
I'll give it a shot... Smile

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kaybee
kaybee e2 Member 103954 forum postskaybee vcard Scotland24 Constructive Critique Points
9 Oct 2007 - 10:55 AM

Lighten the background slightly and it solves the arm problem (although I don't actually see there being a problem)

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Dragstar
Dragstar e2 Member 7Dragstar vcard England1 Constructive Critique Points
9 Oct 2007 - 11:00 AM

Minor detail with the arm - like the background as is - adds warmth and is more period, as I believe you intended. Smile
Ps: Bigger is better methinks Wink

Last Modified By Dragstar at 9 Oct 2007 - 11:01 AM

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rah
rah e2 Member 7rah vcard Scotland
9 Oct 2007 - 11:01 AM

Thank you kaybee - think yours is better. Right about the arm - didn't pick it up but it does merge into the background somewhat, thanks, Rachel

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barry john
barry john e2 Member 1025 forum postsbarry john vcard England
9 Oct 2007 - 9:00 PM

Hi Thanks for allowing a mod
Softened the skin, addded highlights and colour to the hair removed the colour cast from the face and whitened the background

Thanks Barry John

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rah
rah e2 Member 7rah vcard Scotland
9 Oct 2007 - 10:49 PM

Thanks guys Smile

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bigufe
bigufe e2 Member 10173 forum postsbigufe vcard
11 Oct 2007 - 3:41 AM

In the best tradition

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