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27 Dec 2011 10:39PM
Lovely portrait

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27 Dec 2011 10:44PM
Beautiful and Good portrait.very well done,
saeid
27 Dec 2011 10:51PM
A warm and charming portrait.
Peter
DaveU Plus
9 1.3k 123 England
27 Dec 2011 11:01PM
As a photograph it's quite "ordinary", sort of family snap rather than fine art. Which is fine.

What lifts this pic and attracts my attention is the beauty and poise of that young lady and the lovely colour of her hair. She's very photogenic and worth taking a little more time and effort with. Find a more neutral and less distracting background, get in a bit closer and play with more artistic crops. She's worth it Smile
28 Dec 2011 12:55AM
Thanks Dave... I see what you mean. It was actually just a family snap (she's my daughter) whilst on a little walk today. The light was poor and it was just snapped as we were walking along. I agree, she is worth more effort!
banehawi Plus
11 1.3k 3344 Canada
28 Dec 2011 5:05AM
Very nice. Agree with Dave. Also work on white balance and skin colour, I remember doing a mod on her before sometime, - and loaded another. Theres a video tutorial on EPZ TV called colour be the numbers I believe.



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Willie
User_Removed 11 386 2 United Kingdom
28 Dec 2011 8:36AM
A beautiful picture of a beautiful young lady.

Lucien.
sherring Plus
8 46 13 United Kingdom
28 Dec 2011 9:25AM
Pretty girl, love that long red hair.

Steve.
28 Dec 2011 10:07AM
A truely beautiful image
woolybill1 Plus
9 19 66 United Kingdom
28 Dec 2011 10:33AM

Quote:Beth's hair seems to brighten up any photo.

Says it all, really! Except that her lovely face and eyes make a huge contribution.
Bill
Paintman Plus
9 1.0k 176 United Kingdom
28 Dec 2011 12:07PM
I think this is a beautiful portrait.

In the mod I cropped the image and lessened the clutter of the b/g by reducing its contrast and saturation. I added contrast, colour and sharpening ( too much sharpening in the case of her eyes ) to bring out the details in the model.

Alan.
Niknut Plus
5 1.1k 68 United Kingdom
28 Dec 2011 5:07PM
Lovely shot !!....made special by that incredible hair colour !!!!!

The crops by 'miptog' & 'banehawi' are spot on, by placing her on the RH 'third'..................
28 Dec 2011 6:31PM
thanks everyone - loving the mods Smile
Glostopcat Plus
9 255 2 England
29 Dec 2011 9:25PM
A lovely outdoor portrait of this red haired beauty
lovely snap dilys what i like about it the colors the moss on the tree ,the reds and greens and very good looking young lady .you must be a very proud mum.

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