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Thanks for the clicks and comments on FOR SALE Smile
I just canít help myself from time to time to go test myself with light at night, so the urge took me out last night to an old disused lorry yard with a few models. I found an aluminium box on the side of a lorry which provided a great prop and frame. I used the flash remotely to get the glow in the small box.
I love that D300, best thing I ever bought Smile 10mm ISO 200 SS 0.6 sec

This is Peggy, a great fun young model in a rather unpleasant lorry yard at about 11.00pm, a first for her, didnít she do well?

Thanks as always Smile

Dianna

Camera:Nikon D300 Check out Nikon Nation!
Lens:10-20
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Title:T R A P P E D
Username:Diana Diana
Uploaded:29 Aug 2008 - 12:00 AM
Tags:Can, Category, Fashion, Fashion night photography, Flash / lighting, Have, Let me out, Model, Night, Pete?, Photography, Please, Portraits / people, Urbex, We
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imagio
imagio  8 England1 Constructive Critique Points
29 Aug 2008 - 12:31 AM

Even better Dianna, superb color and exposure, and the pose is great too

Bernie

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Diana
Diana Plus Member 82011 forum postsDiana vcard Netherlands19 Constructive Critique Points
29 Aug 2008 - 12:33 AM

thanks Bernie Smile

Dianna

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AnneWorner
29 Aug 2008 - 12:47 AM

This is better than yesterday's shot which I also liked. This gives new meaning to the phrase "being cornered" - even the comp is in a corner.
Can't wait to see what's coming up next. You've a fab imagination.
Anne

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Diana
Diana Plus Member 82011 forum postsDiana vcard Netherlands19 Constructive Critique Points
29 Aug 2008 - 12:50 AM

thanks Anne Smile I have just a couple more from the shoot, though this is a fave of mine too

Dianna

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taggart Plus Member 1046 forum poststaggart vcard United States12 Constructive Critique Points
29 Aug 2008 - 1:10 AM

Superb image, she's great!
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TyChee Plus Member 10256 forum postsTyChee vcard United States1 Constructive Critique Points
29 Aug 2008 - 1:40 AM

Very cool shot!
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whiteswan01
29 Aug 2008 - 1:59 AM

excellent skin tones and lighting
Dawn

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dawnmichelle
29 Aug 2008 - 3:35 AM

another excellent shot

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Brilane  8 Wales12 Constructive Critique Points
29 Aug 2008 - 3:38 AM

The other shot was good, but this one is exceptional.
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MDaniel  8 Ghana3 Constructive Critique Points
29 Aug 2008 - 7:53 AM

lovely stress to this image

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LesF Plus Member 8179 forum postsLesF vcard 9 Constructive Critique Points
29 Aug 2008 - 8:17 AM

This one works a lot better IMO, like it

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Mounters  884 forum posts England2 Constructive Critique Points
29 Aug 2008 - 8:32 AM

This is brilliant, the lighting exposure, composition are spot on.
The only slight niggle (sorry) is the bottom right it might have been better slightly cropped to get a clean edge.
Otherwise cracking EC material

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Diana Plus Member 82011 forum postsDiana vcard Netherlands19 Constructive Critique Points
29 Aug 2008 - 9:12 AM

morning, thanks Pepes Smile

John I thought about that bit at the bottom if I cloned it the box loses its shape and it I crop it more I would cut her feet off, it is just the angle of the box but thanks Smile

Dianna

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zed  10551 forum posts United Kingdom
29 Aug 2008 - 10:12 AM

Great work.
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Stace  7 England2 Constructive Critique Points
29 Aug 2008 - 10:56 AM

Superb image, very well captured
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User_Removed
29 Aug 2008 - 11:20 AM

Wow, i like this one even better Dianna, really original, great work.
Still no lorry's lol

Mark

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lonely_oryx
29 Aug 2008 - 11:54 AM

Almost the spider woman. Excellent

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Richsr Plus Member 890 forum postsRichsr vcard England215 Constructive Critique Points
29 Aug 2008 - 1:00 PM

Like the lighting and tones in this - very creative use of the model.
Regards Richard.

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fossilized  1079 forum posts United Kingdom
29 Aug 2008 - 1:12 PM

A cracking shot - a very effective and eye-catching image.
Re John's comment above, it is sometimes the little things that draw your eye away from the main subject - which would be a shame in a shot as good as this. You could just crop a little bit off the right hand side to lose that slightly distracting angle without losing her foot or the reflection of her hand.
Jean

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bliba  9 Austria2 Constructive Critique Points
29 Aug 2008 - 2:27 PM

very good...great imagination

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Bodiewil Plus Member 746 forum postsBodiewil vcard Wales
29 Aug 2008 - 3:33 PM

Stunning image... love the light and concept

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Mikelane  8 Wales
29 Aug 2008 - 3:45 PM

Excellent image dianna good lighting well captured regards
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Diana
Diana Plus Member 82011 forum postsDiana vcard Netherlands19 Constructive Critique Points
29 Aug 2008 - 3:47 PM

Thanks very much everyone for the C&C's on this one

I have cloned the allie as suggested by John and Jean, but for me the original works cos of the shape of the box

Dianna

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SFd  7 United Kingdom
29 Aug 2008 - 4:04 PM

I agree a really creative image.
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pennyspike  122068 forum posts United Kingdom29 Constructive Critique Points
29 Aug 2008 - 4:28 PM

Something really strange has just happened. I wrote a great long speil about how this picture worked for me and it just disappeared,; a bit like the model who looks as if he world is caving in.Smile
Anyway Dianna I'm giving you my award, much rarer than ECs or even POTW because it really grabbed me straight from the thumbnail. It doesn't come with a fabulous prize but I hope you can put it on your cyber shelf.
PennySmileSmileSmile

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Diana Plus Member 82011 forum postsDiana vcard Netherlands19 Constructive Critique Points
29 Aug 2008 - 5:42 PM

oh thanks Penny that will look lovely on my cyber shelf, thanks very much indeed

Thanks all Smile

Dianna

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Rende Plus Member 837 forum postsRende vcard Netherlands4 Constructive Critique Points
29 Aug 2008 - 8:27 PM

Wonderful shot; one of your best I think!
Rende

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Mounters  884 forum posts England2 Constructive Critique Points
29 Aug 2008 - 8:45 PM

Dianna I agree with you the original is better it shows that Peggy is in a box and that's what the shot is all about.
Thanks for humouring me x

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RoddBC  940 forum posts United States
29 Aug 2008 - 10:33 PM

All I can say is well done. What an excellent idea well executed Dianna.



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Diana Plus Member 82011 forum postsDiana vcard Netherlands19 Constructive Critique Points
29 Aug 2008 - 11:32 PM

thanks again all really pleased with your repsonse Smile

Yep John YVW.... I did try it every which way, but I wanted the box to be seen

Dianna

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sketch  81469 forum posts United Kingdom
30 Aug 2008 - 12:04 AM

Very cool shot Dianna

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Rylands  7 United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
30 Aug 2008 - 10:09 AM

Superb lighting on this image
Ray

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RobinF  883 forum posts England1 Constructive Critique Points
31 Aug 2008 - 8:13 AM

Original, inspiring and overall a stunning shot Dianna!
kind regards,
Robin

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JONTHELENS
31 Aug 2008 - 11:04 AM

That is very good.

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SpeedAltStar
31 Aug 2008 - 12:37 PM

Fantastic. Love it.
V2 is my preference as the bottom right corner slightly spoils V1.
Lovely work.

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fatmod  8 England
31 Aug 2008 - 7:17 PM

superb capture

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Diana Plus Member 82011 forum postsDiana vcard Netherlands19 Constructive Critique Points
31 Aug 2008 - 10:46 PM

thanks again all, and Benie thank you so much for your precious user award, means so much Smile Smile Smile

Ken, I still like V1 best cos of the box but thanks Smile

Dianna

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DP_Imagery Plus Member 10DP_Imagery vcard Wales6 Constructive Critique Points
31 Aug 2008 - 11:10 PM

Totally brilliant - v2 for me - top shot.

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Mjhearne  8432 forum posts Scotland4 Constructive Critique Points
1 Sep 2008 - 12:11 AM

Great Shot!!!!!!!

Matthew

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helenlinda Plus Member 7342 forum postshelenlinda vcard United Kingdom22 Constructive Critique Points
1 Sep 2008 - 10:26 PM

Fascinating shot!!!
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Diana Plus Member 82011 forum postsDiana vcard Netherlands19 Constructive Critique Points
1 Sep 2008 - 10:50 PM

thanks again all.....Smile

Dianna

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DaveU  91344 forum posts England121 Constructive Critique Points
6 Sep 2008 - 7:49 AM

Punchy colour and a very good setup .... prefer V2 myself Wink

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lukef  8 United Kingdom
8 Sep 2008 - 11:15 PM

That lighting and perspective is great ,esspecially with the light bouncing of the box.

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Diana
Diana Plus Member 82011 forum postsDiana vcard Netherlands19 Constructive Critique Points
11 Sep 2008 - 2:54 PM

thanks Dave and Luke the flash is behind her and set off remotely by the camera..cool effect huh?

the box she is in was filthy too as were all the trucks on this old lorry yard

Dianna

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