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Nic_WA 16 179 2 Australia
21 Feb 2007 7:49AM
The green works well especially against the red of the apple but having had a look at the mod with the black b/g I think I prefer that one Smile
Either way, the composition / crop are great.
kitsch 14 439 4 United Kingdom
21 Feb 2007 7:55AM
cheers, grrrr yep the green goes with the apple but the black goes better with the skin i think Smile ah well

ooops, better get off, late for work again!
PLCimagery 14 77 1 England
21 Feb 2007 7:56AM
i really like this - agree tho black just gets the nod
21 Feb 2007 7:59AM
ignore Nic... go green !

Edit : black looks nice, but it also looks a bit as if the background still has to be filled in, whereas green looks like it already has its background. It looks finished, and with the different shades, it also looks more subtle
DaveU 14 1.4k 125 England
21 Feb 2007 8:06AM
Gotta agree with Koen (I do now and then) that the green background is better. To me the whole image looks more subtle on green and a bit stark on black.

That's Green 2: Black 2 by my reckoning.
javam 16 1.1k 19 United Kingdom
21 Feb 2007 8:11AM
I am with Nic and Pete. I like both, but the black edges it for me.
SamM 14 2 Germany
21 Feb 2007 8:23AM
Really like the composition here, was drawn by the green in the thumbnail and think I prefer green, too. Great shot!
scott_jessuk 14 249 1 Scotland
21 Feb 2007 8:52AM
Looks very good, It would possibly stand out more on black background but this is still very stunning and eye catching shot.

christabella 16 133 1 England
21 Feb 2007 9:13AM
like this image very much, the green background works very.
21 Feb 2007 9:30AM
This is a great photograph (I wish it were mine.

However, I can't help but think that your model is looking and thinking about something else which is not particularly desireable!


ann_g 16 19 United Kingdom
21 Feb 2007 9:56AM
Unusual, great shot.

Ann Smile
BillS 14 27 United Kingdom
21 Feb 2007 9:57AM
Yep , looked at both ... green is the complement of red , I think it works better ! Bill
Geraint 14 715 34 Wales
21 Feb 2007 10:59AM
Both backgrounds work very well for me. The shot itself is great.
shortski 14 3 1 England
21 Feb 2007 11:06AM
like both but the green has the casting vote it is slightly more subtle and suits the image better and what an image, love it jo....jojo
User_Removed 16 16 1 United Kingdom
21 Feb 2007 12:41PM
I will sit on the fence & say both. As I think the thought & meaning of the image are the important thing...

clevercloggs 16 249 11 Netherlands
21 Feb 2007 3:53PM
nope, this one calls for choosing a side
Smile and I side with Koen, stick with the green.

Good treatment though. like the composition too.
rontear Plus
17 23 9 England
21 Feb 2007 4:10PM
Sense of anticipation/ expectancy Jo. Ron.
kitsch 14 439 4 United Kingdom
21 Feb 2007 5:02PM
thanks all for FB, seems i may have posted them the right way round after all Smile
Photogene 14 176 Wales
21 Feb 2007 5:25PM
Yes green is good - although the black background in the mod works well, it was not what was intended, and personally I think the green works better, in that it adds colour to the overall image, and doesn't make it look like a void that's missing something, which is what black does.
Wonderful shot

JohnH37 14 1 United Kingdom
21 Feb 2007 6:19PM
Like this alot.It has a very different feel to the last version.More dramatic somehow.-John.
Mounters 14 85 2 England
21 Feb 2007 6:27PM
Really good shot well planned
RockArea 14 18 3 United Kingdom
21 Feb 2007 9:16PM
Green's great! Go on bite it!

Possum Plus
14 148 England
21 Feb 2007 9:22PM
The green is the Eden touch that really makes this work for me. The fingers are beautifully positioned around the fruit. Lovely.
kitsch 14 439 4 United Kingdom
21 Feb 2007 9:24PM
thanks very much all, not ready to bite it yet lol

and thanks Pete! Smile
Nic_WA 16 179 2 Australia
21 Feb 2007 9:55PM
Well done on your HC Jo Smile)
backbeat 14 134 1 United Kingdom
21 Feb 2007 10:07PM
Its the green for me...what a fantastic image that is

the HC says all...congrats deserved it

kitsch 14 439 4 United Kingdom
21 Feb 2007 10:21PM
:-0) thanks
RoddBC 14 40 United States
22 Feb 2007 12:17AM
What a brilliant idea well executed Jo.

Joline Plus
14 30 58 United States
22 Feb 2007 12:19AM
BlueRoom 14 73 20 United Kingdom
22 Feb 2007 12:41AM
A lovely image.
Green all the way.

jjwithamlao 14 5 1 England
22 Feb 2007 6:44AM
Well done with the awards
ChiliMan 14 135 17 Singapore
22 Feb 2007 7:25AM
Oh my good God...the crop, the colour, the light and sinfully delicious as the apple. I would have been VERY surprised if this didn't get an HC!! Congrats, Jo Smile

kitsch 14 439 4 United Kingdom
22 Feb 2007 7:38AM
thanks all Smile
ChrisOs 15 2 1 United Kingdom
22 Feb 2007 9:02AM
Congrats on the HC Jo.
I find the black a bit too stark, but the green's not perhaps the right colour either, although the shading helps the shot. So maybe try a different colour, but keep the shading.
The_Collector 14 4 1 United Kingdom
22 Feb 2007 1:33PM
Nice one, congrats on the HC.

sputnki 16 10 Canada
23 Feb 2007 3:24AM
Congrats on the HC! Although personally I prefer your first crack to this one and your next crack to that!

Maddie 15 2.7k 2 United Kingdom
23 Feb 2007 5:52PM
well done Jo
TommyStr 14 9 3 Norway
25 Feb 2007 8:30AM
evcia 13
25 Feb 2007 9:38AM
this is great
Alison_S 14 339 United Kingdom
25 Feb 2007 10:35AM
Wonderful series of images, beautiful work.

Congrats on a richly deserved HC too.

Paul Morgan 19 19.5k 6 England
27 Feb 2007 1:41AM
Clever stuff Jo.


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