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The mono version of a colour upload a number of weeks back.
Havana Cuba 2012.

Simon.

Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:Concrete Shaman
Username:BURNBLUE BURNBLUE
Uploaded:3 Sep 2012 - 8:26 PM
Tags:Cuba, Landscape / travel
Votes:64

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youmightlikethis
youmightlikethis e2 Member 111003 forum postsyoumightlikethis vcard Scotland
3 Sep 2012 - 8:33 PM

good strong portrait

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elainebaker
3 Sep 2012 - 8:33 PM

Lovely image, well done. ElaineSmileSmile

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BURNBLUE
BURNBLUE e2 Member 8BURNBLUE vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
3 Sep 2012 - 8:37 PM

Hey thanks Clive for GE award! Smile

Regards Simon.

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RobboB
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3 Sep 2012 - 8:40 PM

I like his direct stare at the camera. Think I prefer the mono

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NaturesHaven
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3 Sep 2012 - 8:41 PM

Nice work.........I wonder what the dog has spotted.........GrinGrin Congrats on GEA.well deserved..........GrinGrin

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exposure
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3 Sep 2012 - 9:10 PM

A brilliant gritty mono image.
Pauline.

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paskinmj
paskinmj  5 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
3 Sep 2012 - 9:40 PM

A powerful image.
Matt

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Buffalo_Tom
Buffalo_Tom e2 Member 82322 forum postsBuffalo_Tom vcard Wales9 Constructive Critique Points
3 Sep 2012 - 9:49 PM

Gritty,grainy,superb Simon.
Tom.

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dathersmith
3 Sep 2012 - 10:32 PM

Superb mono Si.

Darren.

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LynneJoyce
LynneJoyce e2 Member 6LynneJoyce vcard United Kingdom97 Constructive Critique Points
3 Sep 2012 - 11:03 PM

This works well as a mono.

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Myed
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4 Sep 2012 - 6:43 AM

excellent B&W

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franken
franken e2 Member 113026 forum postsfranken vcard Wales4 Constructive Critique Points
4 Sep 2012 - 7:40 AM

A really excellent mono portrait.

Ken

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AnnChown
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4 Sep 2012 - 8:06 AM

I like the mono too Si but I still love that desaturated look you had in the original. Congrats on the GEA - well deserved.
Ann

Last Modified By AnnChown at 4 Sep 2012 - 8:06 AM

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lifesnapper
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4 Sep 2012 - 8:42 AM

Brilliant!

John Smile

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BURNBLUE
BURNBLUE e2 Member 8BURNBLUE vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
4 Sep 2012 - 9:08 AM

Hey Paul and John, thank you both for UAs, chuftSmile

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Sezz
Sezz e2 Member 9617 forum postsSezz vcard England15 Constructive Critique Points
4 Sep 2012 - 9:43 AM

Excellent, gritty mono conversion Si!

Sarah *

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Tibetan
Tibetan  2 England
4 Sep 2012 - 4:31 PM

A very cleverly worked photo far beyond any thing I could produce Brilliantly presented, best one for some time, love it and he looks like a Shaman, regards Leon.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrin

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costas
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4 Sep 2012 - 7:12 PM

From the thumbnail i knew it's yours, superb tones and viewed large is a treat.

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BURNBLUE
BURNBLUE e2 Member 8BURNBLUE vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
5 Sep 2012 - 5:24 PM

Hey Carm thanks for your UA ! Smile

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franken
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6 Sep 2012 - 3:20 PM

Powerful and excellent image!

Ken

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SlowSong
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23 Sep 2012 - 4:22 PM

I love these two - companions. Smile

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Glostopcat
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4 Oct 2012 - 11:32 PM

A tremendous character portrait Si, very powerful and emotive

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UrbaneMagick
20 Jan 2013 - 4:06 PM

I usually prefer mon, but of this one prefer the colour..what do you think out of interest Simon?

GarethSmile

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BURNBLUE
BURNBLUE e2 Member 8BURNBLUE vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
20 Jan 2013 - 4:37 PM

For me the colour is not as good as the mono, however we all have different tastes my friend.

Si.

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leontari
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28 Mar 2013 - 8:58 PM

Excellent capture, works perfect in mono!
Effrossini

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