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Tiruvalluvar statue in Kanyakumari

By apurik_parv  
Image of tiruvalluvar statue and vivekananda's rock which have become a symbol of pride for the city of kanyakumari.

Tags: Landscape and travel Kanyakumari

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This photo is here for critique. Please only comment constructively and with suggestions on how to improve it.


SueEley 12 279 96 Wales
21 Sep 2012 6:07PM
You have an interesting view of the river bank and the statue but your picture lacks contrast - maybe a hazy shot, maybe an exposure problem. In my mod I have increased the contrast, mainly. It is an imposing statue.

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21 Sep 2012 6:22PM
thx for advice , i will upload some other photos of same statue which i think are better than this...
banehawi Plus
13 1.8k 3881 Canada
21 Sep 2012 7:10PM
Very often, by the sea there is a mist or haze as Sue mentions, an it acts similar to a veil in front of the lens. Light id reflecting of tine mooisture drops in the air. But, you can deal with this is you use a circular polarizer on your lens, - it will penetrate the mist similar to a pair of Polarized sun glasses.

Ive loaded a very similar mod to Sues, - its well done to get all three elements into the shot.


22 Sep 2012 8:09AM
Thx guys got the point, buy the way u r mods look way better than the original.
Focus_Man 8 481 631 United Kingdom
22 Sep 2012 10:38AM
In addition to the excellent comments above, I believe this requires a slight clockwise rotation.

I have uploaded a mod where I adjusted contrast and shadow detail then rotated to make the statue vertical and finally cropped to suit.

paulbroad 10 123 1245 United Kingdom
23 Sep 2012 4:56PM
Yes, been said. Image is very flat for some reason. May be mist, dirty lens or condensate. Slight clockwise rotation required.


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