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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.

Brand:Pentax
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
Aperture:f/8.0
Shutter Speed:1/500sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:800
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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Votes:41
Voters:CarolG · mrswoolybill · Hermanus · chrissie3 · kaybee · Rende · richmowil · yolvi · AnneWorner · Daisymaye · Big_Beavis · Briwooly · dudler · Herge88 · WhiteRose1 · crookymonsta · helenlinda · NDODS · pluckyfilly · pascalg · jaktis · EAS · paulb20 · Alan_Baseley · DixClix · NeilWigan · 213hardy · johnke · debu · leontari · GillyB · TrevBatWCC · Stace · SueEley · gingerdelight · Moj_o · phil99 · Badgerfred · Tibetan · Ayoob · Jat_Riski ·
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CarolG
CarolG Plus Member 8178 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
mrswoolybill Critique Team 8638 forum postsmrswoolybill vcard United Kingdom1165 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...
Moira

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

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

chrissie3
chrissie3  6 England
1 Feb 2013 - 12:04 PM

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

Rende
Rende Plus Member 837 forum postsRende vcard Netherlands4 Constructive Critique Points
1 Feb 2013 - 12:31 PM

Gorgeous light and beautiful shot.
Rende

richmowil
richmowil Plus Member 6304 forum postsrichmowil vcard England1 Constructive Critique Points
1 Feb 2013 - 12:32 PM

Love the lighting - Great Image!

yolvi
yolvi  4 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
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.

Anne

Daisymaye
Daisymaye Plus 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
WhiteRose1 Plus Member 51241 forum postsWhiteRose1 vcard England142 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!

Dave

helenlinda
helenlinda Plus Member 7338 forum postshelenlinda vcard United Kingdom22 Constructive Critique Points
1 Feb 2013 - 3:28 PM

Terrific light here - hope the pain soon eases SmileSmile
Helen

NDODS
NDODS Plus Member 43883 forum postsNDODS vcard United Kingdom108 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
pluckyfilly Plus Member 8326 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
jaktis Plus Member 1184 forum postsjaktis vcard Sweden
1 Feb 2013 - 4:51 PM

A lovely light indeed

Peter

EAS
EAS  6 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.

Ann

DixClix
DixClix  6 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.
Richard.
PS get better soon so that we can enjoy more of your wonderful work!

NeilWigan
NeilWigan Plus 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
johnke  2157 forum posts South Africa14 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
debu  5 India
2 Feb 2013 - 10:43 AM

Lovely back lighting.
debu

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

Superb backlight, a wonderful capture
Effrossini

TrevBatWCC
TrevBatWCC Plus 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
SueEley  8271 forum posts Wales96 Constructive Critique Points
3 Feb 2013 - 2:05 PM

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

Tibetan
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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