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I took this photo in a local (Malta) pageant. Your feedback is greatly appreciated. Thank you.

Camera:Nikon D70 Check out Nikon Nation!
Lens:18-70 mm Nikon lens
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:High Priest
Username:Ruggieru Ruggieru
Uploaded:27 Apr 2007 - 2:37 PM
Tags:Close-up / macro, High priest, Holy week, Malta, Pageant, Photo journalism, Portraits / people
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Henchard
Henchard  92744 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
27 Apr 2007 - 2:38 PM

Another stunner! fantastic.

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MediumSizeUnavailable

very good. Nice post processing as well

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riprap007
riprap007  101568 forum posts England37 Constructive Critique Points
27 Apr 2007 - 2:51 PM

has all the look and feel of a Victorian painting, some mean feat

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AlanBW
AlanBW  8 England
27 Apr 2007 - 2:51 PM

Excellent work, very well done

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Coleslaw
Coleslaw e2 Member 913403 forum postsColeslaw vcard Wales28 Constructive Critique Points
27 Apr 2007 - 2:52 PM

absolutely stunning!

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HowardA
HowardA  7231 forum posts
27 Apr 2007 - 2:57 PM

Another gorgeous addition to your portfolio. The treatment you give your portraits moves them up to a whole new level.
Howard

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franken
franken e2 Member 123135 forum postsfranken vcard Wales4 Constructive Critique Points
27 Apr 2007 - 2:58 PM

A superb image, it has the quality of a painting.

regards
Ken

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Hugeknot
Hugeknot  91212 forum posts Iceland2 Constructive Critique Points
27 Apr 2007 - 2:58 PM

An awsome portrait! Great colours, textures and tones.

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MartinWalker
27 Apr 2007 - 3:00 PM

Wow... I really thought it was a photo of a painting... very atmospheric...

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Buffalo_Tom
Buffalo_Tom e2 Member 82322 forum postsBuffalo_Tom vcard Wales9 Constructive Critique Points
27 Apr 2007 - 3:26 PM

A wonderful portrait.Those eyes are so piercing.Excellent work.
Tom.

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LongDucDong
27 Apr 2007 - 3:27 PM

Great portrait! One of the best Ive seen!

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PatrickSmith
27 Apr 2007 - 3:27 PM

It is difficult to critique something so good. It has a very old-world look and feel to it.

Patrick

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Jou©o
Jou©o  1056 forum posts Finland
27 Apr 2007 - 3:37 PM

quality all over it!

Jouko

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Jules33
Jules33  7 Scotland
27 Apr 2007 - 3:42 PM

Wonderful in every way.

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g_parry
g_parry  8332 forum posts United Kingdom
27 Apr 2007 - 4:45 PM

Fantastic portrait - has a timeless feel - well taken and presented

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pennyspike
pennyspike  112068 forum posts United Kingdom29 Constructive Critique Points
27 Apr 2007 - 4:54 PM

Excellent portrait it looks like a classical painting.
Penny

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thearmsofvenusdemilo

Superb!!

Colin

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JN_CHATELAIN_PHOTOGRAPHY
27 Apr 2007 - 5:23 PM

Fantastic! I too think it looks like a painting. JNC

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Phoebecat
Phoebecat  8 Italy
27 Apr 2007 - 6:06 PM

A stunning piece of work! Brilliant

Matt

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Dave87
Dave87 e2 Member 742 forum postsDave87 vcard England5 Constructive Critique Points
27 Apr 2007 - 6:16 PM

Portrait photography at it's best. Very nice.

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Slaterm
Slaterm  8496 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
27 Apr 2007 - 6:17 PM

echo the above - this is as good as it gets

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ktcam
ktcam  9457 forum posts Scotland
27 Apr 2007 - 6:45 PM

Wow! Excellent piece of work Smile Glad to make it 30.
kate

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The_Collector
27 Apr 2007 - 6:49 PM

fantastic portrait, i would love to know how you get this look.

Darren

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Maddie
Maddie  92714 forum posts United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
27 Apr 2007 - 6:55 PM

super work

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Aristeidis
27 Apr 2007 - 7:02 PM

Brilliant! If this (or better) is what my D80 can do, I can't wait to get out there and star shooting! Once again, perfect portrait!

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canongirl08
27 Apr 2007 - 7:07 PM

Excellent portrait!
stunning work
click
regards
chelseak

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NevP
NevP  9853 forum posts Canada13 Constructive Critique Points
27 Apr 2007 - 7:08 PM

Superb and stunning.

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Westers
Westers  93905 forum posts Burkina Faso1 Constructive Critique Points
27 Apr 2007 - 7:41 PM

Cracking shot and good presentation.

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BertC
BertC  829 forum posts Malta
27 Apr 2007 - 7:50 PM

Another cracker Chris !!
Excellent work as always.
Bert

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POOCHIE
POOCHIE  8 United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
28 Apr 2007 - 6:54 AM

Stunning, love this shot so much.

Pooch.

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ann_g
ann_g  10 United Kingdom
28 Apr 2007 - 7:36 AM

Fabulous, all been said.

Ann Smile

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julesm
julesm  101698 forum posts United Kingdom7 Constructive Critique Points
28 Apr 2007 - 8:18 AM

This is very good, and different.
Should have an EC or HC at least I think.

Jules

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DiegoDesigns
28 Apr 2007 - 8:32 AM

A wonderful character portrait, congraulations...

Dave

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skoffs
skoffs  8 United States
28 Apr 2007 - 12:39 PM

Beautifully composed. It looks like a painting because you framed it the way an artist would have.

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Ruggieru
Ruggieru  9 Malta
28 Apr 2007 - 12:46 PM

Thank you all for your feedback. It was greatly appreciated.

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pamelajean
pamelajean Critique Team 8770 forum postspamelajean vcard United Kingdom1599 Constructive Critique Points
28 Apr 2007 - 5:32 PM

This is like an old oil painting, and the gold really shines, what a fantastic character.

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Paintman
Paintman e2 Member 8859 forum postsPaintman vcard United Kingdom173 Constructive Critique Points
28 Apr 2007 - 11:06 PM

Great work. This has the quality of a 17th century Dutch master painting. Superb stuff.
Alan.

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shortski
shortski  8 England1 Constructive Critique Points
29 Apr 2007 - 6:48 PM

like an old master canvas...beautiful.....jojo

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AlleyCatz
AlleyCatz  8274 forum posts England6 Constructive Critique Points
1 May 2007 - 8:08 AM

Amazing portrait,love it.
I agree it looks like a old masters canvas.
Just superb.


~Alley~

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MDaniel
MDaniel  8 Ghana3 Constructive Critique Points
1 May 2007 - 8:27 AM

Super shot andnicely highlighted skin

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EeeZeeLee
EeeZeeLee  7197 forum posts England1 Constructive Critique Points
13 May 2007 - 3:57 PM

Stunning portrait - can't believe it didn't get an EC! Ian

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Fishnet
Fishnet  104976 forum posts United Kingdom5 Constructive Critique Points
14 May 2007 - 11:39 AM

I want to cry.

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