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I thought I would download this but it might be a few days before I do another.

I have a painful elbow so will be giving my computer a rest for a little while.

Nothing serious, just hurts.

Camera:Pentax K-x Check out PENTAXPORTAL!
Lens:smc PENTAX-DA 50-200mm F4-5.6 ED
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Date Taken:20 Aug 2011 - 7:27 PM
Focal Length:200mm
Shutter Speed:1/500sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
Exposure Mode:Action (High speed)
Metering Mode:Center-weighted average
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:Auto
Title:The Girls
Username:lonely_oryx lonely_oryx
Uploaded:1 Feb 2013 - 11:37 AM
Tags:Girls, Portraits / people
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CarolG e2 Member 8147 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece18 Constructive Critique Points
1 Feb 2013 - 11:41 AM

Beautiful back lighting, John, a fine capture. Good idea to give the pc a rest, hope it helps and that the pain eases soon. Carol

mrswoolybill Critique Team 8530 forum postsmrswoolybill vcard United Kingdom1094 Constructive Critique Points
1 Feb 2013 - 11:55 AM

Intriguing light, I'm trying to work it out. Strong backlighting and light on the faces as well, but not on that arm...

Hermanus e2 Member 2Hermanus vcard South Africa
1 Feb 2013 - 11:58 AM

This is a very special image John !!! Very well taken !!

chrissie3 e2 Member 6chrissie3 vcard England
1 Feb 2013 - 12:04 PM

Lovely lighting! I like the way they are standing too - different images of each face.

Rende e2 Member 737 forum postsRende vcard Netherlands4 Constructive Critique Points
1 Feb 2013 - 12:31 PM

Gorgeous light and beautiful shot.

richmowil e2 Member 6285 forum postsrichmowil vcard England1 Constructive Critique Points
1 Feb 2013 - 12:32 PM

Love the lighting - Great Image!

yolvi e2 Member 4yolvi vcard Indonesia
1 Feb 2013 - 12:41 PM

nice caught John, but it seems you have to be more careful to dodge those shade area.
but overall this is a special image!!

AnneWorner e2 Member 7618 forum postsAnneWorner vcard United States43 Constructive Critique Points
1 Feb 2013 - 1:20 PM

Beautiful light, super capture.

I know about sore elbows and wrists! I stopped using a mouse and went over to a Logitech trackball - so much easier to use - at least I think so.


Daisymaye e2 Member 6Daisymaye vcard Canada9 Constructive Critique Points
1 Feb 2013 - 1:30 PM

Love the backlight. I love the girl on the left. I might even crop her out and make a portrait pic just of her. ........Sandy

WhiteRose1 e2 Member 41123 forum postsWhiteRose1 vcard England137 Constructive Critique Points
1 Feb 2013 - 2:58 PM

My right shoulder plays up as well sometimes, I just switch the mouse to left-handed!


helenlinda e2 Member 7338 forum postshelenlinda vcard United Kingdom21 Constructive Critique Points
1 Feb 2013 - 3:28 PM

Terrific light here - hope the pain soon eases SmileSmile

NDODS e2 Member 43684 forum postsNDODS vcard United Kingdom107 Constructive Critique Points
1 Feb 2013 - 3:29 PM

The backlighting adds a sense of warmth whilst add the same time adding a quite suspense.

Regards Nathan

Keep your elbow out of harms way....

Last Modified By NDODS at 1 Feb 2013 - 3:29 PM
pluckyfilly e2 Member 8319 forum postspluckyfilly vcard United Kingdom33 Constructive Critique Points
1 Feb 2013 - 3:45 PM

Quote: Nice caught John, but it seems you have to be more careful to dodge those shade area.
but overall this is a special image!!

Knowing you I am sure you were not aiming to dodge the shade area but more so looking at the light and I think you have achieved your goals as always with this superb picture

jaktis e2 Member 1082 forum postsjaktis vcard Sweden
1 Feb 2013 - 4:51 PM

A lovely light indeed


EAS e2 Member 5EAS vcard Scotland13 Constructive Critique Points
1 Feb 2013 - 5:03 PM

You've created an image full of mistery and promise!! Love the light in it. Take care and rest that arm. I suffered for a few months having used the mouse too much for a while and know rest is the only real answer.


DixClix e2 Member 5DixClix vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
1 Feb 2013 - 6:53 PM

A beautifully lit image and the content really tells a story: why are they looking a little worried, why are they looking in these different directions? I think it is an excellent photograph for all sorts of reasons.
Thank you.
PS get better soon so that we can enjoy more of your wonderful work!

NeilWigan e2 Member 4NeilWigan vcard England15 Constructive Critique Points
1 Feb 2013 - 7:43 PM

A crop of one from last year? i seem to remember that back light.

johnke e2 Member 157 forum postsjohnke vcard South Africa9 Constructive Critique Points
2 Feb 2013 - 8:59 AM

Very well taken and love the light. This is a special shot and the mood is fantastic. The ability to tell a story like this with one click, Unreal.
I think she spotted you too.

debu e2 Member 4debu vcard India
2 Feb 2013 - 10:43 AM

Lovely back lighting.

leontari e2 Member 2leontari vcard Greece
2 Feb 2013 - 12:45 PM

Superb backlight, a wonderful capture

TrevBatWCC e2 Member 6TrevBatWCC vcard England8 Constructive Critique Points
2 Feb 2013 - 4:04 PM

Wonderful back lighting in this shot, John Smile Hope your elbow's soon feeling better Sad
Trev Smile

SueEley e2 Member 8271 forum postsSueEley vcard Wales96 Constructive Critique Points
3 Feb 2013 - 2:05 PM

Hope a short rest sorts out your problem. Like the light. Sue

Tibetan  2 England
6 Feb 2013 - 10:58 AM

A splendid shot John, very good natural looking photo, take it easy keyboards cause pain, regards Leon.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin

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