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Something a bit different for me. I've been experimenting taking some close-ups of my husbands and my guitars. inspired by this months challenge and competions. I should really have dusted my guitar first, I didn't see all the dust till I'd uploaded the shots. Comments as always very welcome

Camera:Canon Powershot G10
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:Guitar Bits
Username:Sylviwhalley Sylviwhalley
Uploaded:9 Oct 2009 - 5:53 PM
Tags:Close-up / macro, General, Specialist / abstract
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Voters:lifesnapper · jonwebber · taggart · CarolG · mrswoolybill · AAPhotography · ValSaxby · barbarahirst · HelenO · G3 · helenlinda · peterellison · zanzibarwinds · Douglas_George · Stace · Kendo77 · Herge88 · mitchy81 · CSuk · aitchbrown · Bob_V · Cristian · RobinF · sw3043 · bayleaf · georg · Gep · franfoto · derekv · banehawi · accipiter · Alan_Baseley · BarryC123 · somnathchatterjee · mex · nickyv32 · Silverzone · Thushari · EAS · TrevBatWCC · DolphinLady · videotec · martinjp · Jekaro · astyag · dianah · JG123456 · dawnmichelle · Bolton66 · Mavis · Roly · pamelajean · SandraKay · RysiekJan · nonur ·
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jonwebber
jonwebber  6 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
9 Oct 2009 - 5:58 PM

Glorious close ups, a bit of dust does not harm the sound. You have given me ideas.
jon

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lifesnapper
lifesnapper Plus Member 9lifesnapper vcard England1 Constructive Critique Points
9 Oct 2009 - 5:58 PM

lovely study of Machine Heads Sylvi.

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CarolG
CarolG Plus Member 8185 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece18 Constructive Critique Points
9 Oct 2009 - 6:03 PM

Superb close-ups, Sylvia, great angles of capture, love V.4. Carol

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AAPhotography

excellent series of shots the dust is bit of distraction but stil lgets my vote.

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barbarahirst
barbarahirst Plus Member 6barbarahirst vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
9 Oct 2009 - 6:34 PM

Fabulous all of them Dust and all

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G3
G3  12 United States2 Constructive Critique Points
9 Oct 2009 - 6:44 PM

I would vote for every picture here if I could..they`re wonderful. Parts of our world so close but seldom seen

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helenlinda Plus Member 8342 forum postshelenlinda vcard United Kingdom22 Constructive Critique Points
9 Oct 2009 - 7:06 PM

Some very interesting compositions here. I think v1 is a taken at a great angle, and v5 is quite unusual, though might have had more impact if the diagonal was stronger as in v1
Excellent collection
Helen

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zanzibarwinds
9 Oct 2009 - 7:18 PM

Really like this, the perspective, close up and the subject is great.

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CSuk
CSuk  6 United Kingdom33 Constructive Critique Points
9 Oct 2009 - 7:54 PM

V6 is my fave.
Thanks 4 the share Smile Click!

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Bob_V
Bob_V  7 United States2 Constructive Critique Points
9 Oct 2009 - 8:20 PM

What a superb set of close-ups, such great work.
Bob

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Cristian
Cristian  10950 forum posts1 Constructive Critique Points
9 Oct 2009 - 8:38 PM

Good close up and, to me, the dust adds to the shot.

Cristian

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RobinF
RobinF  883 forum posts England1 Constructive Critique Points
9 Oct 2009 - 8:54 PM

I love all of these, including the dust! Adds a kind if 'film grain' to the feel of the images......................you should have lied and said it was a rare Photoshop 'plug-in' that you purchased at great expense!!
Great Work!
kind regards,
Robin

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franfoto
franfoto  7 England32 Constructive Critique Points
9 Oct 2009 - 10:50 PM

Super collection of close up shots, I really like them all but version 5 is a most impressive abstract.
Fran

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banehawi Critique Team 111168 forum postsbanehawi vcard Canada3164 Constructive Critique Points
9 Oct 2009 - 11:06 PM

A nice series of shots with some excellent detail. Some are a little harshly lit for me, but a great collection nevertheless.

I get back to do some mods on theses shortly.



Willie

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accipiter Plus Member 5accipiter vcard England58 Constructive Critique Points
10 Oct 2009 - 12:31 AM

What lovely pictures . Well seen. A

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BarryC123
BarryC123  643 forum posts Ireland25 Constructive Critique Points
10 Oct 2009 - 2:53 PM

A fantastic set.

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somnathchatterjee

lovely set, superb lighting.

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nickyv32
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10 Oct 2009 - 4:50 PM

Superb set, love the colours and detail, has to be No 4 for me

Nicky

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Thushari
Thushari  5 Sri Lanka1 Constructive Critique Points
10 Oct 2009 - 8:53 PM

Great set of images. well taken.
Thushari

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TrevBatWCC Plus Member 7TrevBatWCC vcard England8 Constructive Critique Points
11 Oct 2009 - 12:21 PM

I've often thought of doing something like this with my guitar which is standing in a corner, but not been really inspired. All I've done photography wise is Aging Rocker, uploaded last December, but it's not a close-up. Don't think my Fender electric guitar's bits are as ornate or interesting as your guitar bits!
I really love this set, Sylvia - any dust I think adds to the images. Couldn't pick a favourite if I had to, I love 'em all. Excellently done and very nicely processed, too. One for my favourites.
TrevB Smile

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videotec
videotec  6 United Kingdom
12 Oct 2009 - 11:08 AM

A super set Sylvia, even with the Dust,,Good luck with the competition
Pete

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martinjp
martinjp  6 Wales3 Constructive Critique Points
12 Oct 2009 - 1:21 PM

V4 fior me Sylvia, a superb image...beautifully captured and presented.

Martin.

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Jekaro
Jekaro  6 United Kingdom
12 Oct 2009 - 7:01 PM

A really superb set of close up images, Sylvia, V1 for me.
Roy

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astyag
astyag  712 Constructive Critique Points
13 Oct 2009 - 9:07 PM

An artist won't see everything. Instead they see what other people are incapable of seeing... My friend I officially announce on EPZ that you are an artist among us...
Astyag

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dianah
dianah  824474 forum posts United Kingdom4 Constructive Critique Points
14 Oct 2009 - 9:44 AM

This is brilliant Sylvia and so totally different. Wonderful angles and the colours are so full of warmth.
Di

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JG123456  6 United Kingdom
14 Oct 2009 - 9:50 AM

Very impressive series of shots,
JG

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Bolton66
Bolton66  7 England
18 Oct 2009 - 11:27 PM

A beautiful set...

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19 Oct 2009 - 2:06 PM

A grand set of Guitar bits , love the dust Smile

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nonur Plus Member 6nonur vcard Turkey9 Constructive Critique Points
10 Mar 2010 - 5:54 PM

Great macro with fine detail and nice colour!

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