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TyChee Plus
11 275 1 United States
5 May 2007 8:25PM
Great lighting, detail and presentation! A real quality image!

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magicbox 10 1 United Kingdom
5 May 2007 9:04PM
Agree with Tychee, a quality shot.
GeorgeRusky 10 1 4
5 May 2007 9:06PM
Hi Steve
I went to your website, looked at your photos and want to say that you are definitely a talented master with good command of tech skills.
You have your style too.
Thank you for your comments and thus leading me to your PF.
stevekhart 10 4.5k 3 United Kingdom
5 May 2007 9:46PM
Thanks Ty - that's exactly what I'm aiming for! Thanks Tina and George and thanks for looking at myu web site - it seems to be a constant work in progress!
BillS 10 27 United Kingdom
6 May 2007 11:30AM
Marvellous idea and very well executed ! Love the masks ! Bill
A Booth 14 11 4 United Kingdom
6 May 2007 2:05PM
colourful creative and well executed.
stevekhart 10 4.5k 3 United Kingdom
6 May 2007 6:22PM
Thanks Bill and Alan. I expect the masks will be making an appearance on an auction site near you very soon.
martinproe 11 293 5 England
6 May 2007 8:52PM
I love this, got a thing about masks, something to do with the face I've got. This is superb though.
stevekhart 10 4.5k 3 United Kingdom
6 May 2007 8:56PM
Yay - my first EC - thanks Pete!
Thanks Martin - if you're interested in any of the masks, please let me know!
Keelo 13 18 Australia
6 May 2007 9:22PM
Congrats Steve on the EC, I must say its well deserved. Excellent lighting and detail in this, well done.

stevekhart 10 4.5k 3 United Kingdom
6 May 2007 9:30PM
Thanks Mark, I'm delighted with the EC.
6 May 2007 11:15PM
truly outstanding work...well deserved .

Nikki Smile
Morpyre Plus
11 1.6k 8 Wales
6 May 2007 11:37PM
a well deserved EC =)

a stunning photograph and what wonderful masks - i could spend a day photographing those =)

great composition, lovely strong colours and great lighting

peter "morpyre" turner
Nic_WA 11 179 2 Australia
6 May 2007 11:39PM
Very stylish image. Well done on your EC.
7 May 2007 6:06AM
quality work; congrats; a bit in doubt about the fourth mask at the bottom; keep on having the feeling there should be either more, or less of it. But quality.
stevekhart 10 4.5k 3 United Kingdom
7 May 2007 8:59AM
Thanks Nikki, Peter, Nic and Koen. Koen I know what you mean, but I think any more and it would become distracting (cos of the gold) and any less and it wouldn't be recognisable - just some feathers. Just my thoughts.
shortski 10 3 1 England
7 May 2007 11:52AM
cracking sharp shot, brilliant choice of bg colour, a stunning image..jojo
Maddie 11 2.7k 2 United Kingdom
7 May 2007 12:06PM
well done on your EC Steve
JuliaB 11 110 2 United Kingdom
7 May 2007 6:38PM
very beautiful masks and a stonking image
mattmatic 12 598
8 May 2007 9:16AM
Brilliant! Love the lighting and small dash of colour in the blue and red masks.
stevekhart 10 4.5k 3 United Kingdom
8 May 2007 10:13AM
Thanks JoJo and Maddie - looks like I can join your club at last! Thanks Julia and Matt.
Mike Gray 12 382 United Kingdom
8 May 2007 11:03AM
Pleased to make it 30.
EC, POTW and now just hit 30,
Deserves more attention.

andmolliethedog 10 120 11 United Kingdom
8 May 2007 11:30AM
Superbly done.
User_Removed 12 17.9k 8 Norway
8 May 2007 12:49PM
Excellent Steve. Very worthy of the EC and now the POTW awards.

stevekhart 10 4.5k 3 United Kingdom
8 May 2007 12:55PM
Thank you. Obviously being on the home page of epz is much more prestigious than a magazine cover! Wink
ESP 10 26 England
8 May 2007 1:52PM
I have already clicked on this amazing picture...but would like to add my congraulations on this outstanding shot gaining an RC , EC and to top it off a POTW !!!

Well done indeed Smile

stevekhart 10 4.5k 3 United Kingdom
8 May 2007 3:08PM
Thank you Sara, much appreciated! Of course it means I'm able to put up the price for the client, now that it's an award winning shot! Smile
AlanBW 10 20 England
8 May 2007 3:12PM
Fabulous shot, congrats on the RC, EC and POTW
canongirl08 11 18 United Kingdom
8 May 2007 4:46PM
Wow! Love this Steve
Congrats on the RC,EC,POTW Truly deserved
ColinT-B 10 38 3 England
8 May 2007 6:17PM
Really well composed and presented.
congratulations on your awards.
keithh Plus
12 25.1k 33 Wallis And Futuna
9 May 2007 8:52AM
well done, steve
CathyT 10 7.3k 18 United Kingdom
9 May 2007 5:57PM
Well done Steve on your RC, EC and POTW...
Maddie 11 2.7k 2 United Kingdom
9 May 2007 7:15PM
congratulations SteveSmile
stevekhart 10 4.5k 3 United Kingdom
9 May 2007 9:13PM
Thank you for the clicks and kind comments Smile
magicbox 10 1 United Kingdom
9 May 2007 10:47PM
Really pleased you got the credit you deserve for this one, Congratulations on a quality shot.
stevekhart 10 4.5k 3 United Kingdom
10 May 2007 7:50AM
Thanks Teena - and a canvas on my wall too, altogether a prize definitely worth having Smile
JouŠo 12 56 Finland
10 May 2007 6:24PM
My warmest congratulations on well deserved EC and POTW.....

Fine image........

MarkT 11 119 2 England
12 May 2007 11:50AM
Well done Steve - quality lighting and shot.

Geoffphoto 10 13.5k United Kingdom
12 May 2007 3:20PM
OMG - Steve's got a POTW !! There'll be no stopping him now, Heaven help us !!

(seriously Steve - that's a brilliant image Smile
Weasellady 15 53 United Kingdom
12 May 2007 6:46PM
The masks are definately the focal point of the shot. The lighting is just right.
Very nice!
15 May 2007 9:32PM
this is a beautiful photo, you certainly deserved all the votes *
oh and by the way thank you so much for droping by and commenting my gallery (:
stevekhart 10 4.5k 3 United Kingdom
16 May 2007 12:03AM
Many thanks for your comments Smile
This is absolutely amazing.
stevekhart 10 4.5k 3 United Kingdom
17 Aug 2007 2:01PM
Thanks Sal
20 Aug 2007 9:09PM
Absolutely stunning photo Smile
8 Sep 2007 8:22AM
Nice idea and nice work too.


CAVALLO 10 3 Gibraltar
15 Sep 2007 11:21PM
Cool idea, beautifully executed. Well done and congratulations for POW.
The fact that I've only just come across this image tells me I should be spending more browsing the galleries to find out what I'm missing out on.

As has already been said, this is a beautiful shot. The colours and lighting are just spot on in this version which is definitely my favourite of the three. But it's not *just* the technical side that makes this image stand out for me. It's the little things like having the model wear a pair of gloves which for me helps ensure the viewer's eye isn't drawn by the model's otherwise bare hands agains the dark clothing (which I would never have thought of Smile)

A belated *click* and thanks for sharing.

stevekhart 10 4.5k 3 United Kingdom
30 Oct 2007 10:48AM
Thanks Chris, it's generally the shots towards the end of a shoot that I'm most pleased with, this was pretty much the last shot of the day!
2 Feb 2013 12:49PM
Superb portrait.

stevekhart 10 4.5k 3 United Kingdom
2 Feb 2013 1:26PM
Thanks Philip, takes me back Smile

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