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Gaz_H 14 150 1 United Kingdom
24 Feb 2009 12:36PM
Brilliant Kay, absolutely brilliant in imagination and implementation. How did the Gnome shot do last night ?? Hahahaha
ugly Plus
12 9 57 United Kingdom
24 Feb 2009 12:40PM
Very nice work...
Great Idea and the mono colour mix works very well...
The DOF is nice you got some nice detail in the shot as well...
Good work...

Dave
PeelNStick 16 4 United States
24 Feb 2009 12:56PM
Creative shot.
gerrymac 13 10 1 United Kingdom
24 Feb 2009 1:01PM
Very creative lots in it....
Gerry
Andrew_Hurley 14 71 73 United Kingdom
24 Feb 2009 1:14PM
So is this what you got upto in Cornwall? Playing cards with yourself? More interesting than watching the Brit Awards eh??? or is this your new place by any chance (hence the clock not yet fixed to the wall, ah I get it!)

OK I'll be serious for a moment. I love the idea, I clicked on the thumbnail not realising it was you and thought oh it's Kay!!!

There is a large space above the 2 card players which could be either cropped out or you could have eliminated it by tiliting the camera down that would have included your feet too.

Black and White is not easy to get right and this unfortuntely is a little on the flat side, I can't see any whites in the picture which is what black and white needs (even a low key image), the playing cards definitely need to be white, try playing around with levels in the first instance and then have another go at the channel mixer and finally tweek the contrast/brightness.

I also feel the hand of cards are a little far away from the table (I presume the hand is the third card player so therefore needs to be closer to the table). The idea is superb and with a little tweeking you've got a winner or should that be a winning hand!

See you soon!

Andrew.
TrevBatWCC Plus
12 13 16 England
24 Feb 2009 1:21PM
Great idea and creation, Kay...like it!
TrevB Smile
GazzaG2003 17 365 England
24 Feb 2009 2:20PM
this is brilliant, like it a lot
nutmar 15
24 Feb 2009 3:45PM
Nice idea and imagination!
DOGSBODY 12 1.4k 30 England
24 Feb 2009 4:30PM
This is a great idea that has been brilliantly stitched together. It was the best pic of the night on Monday. My first thoughts on seeing it today were the same as Andrews that the mono part is a little flat. I find that it always helps to check the levels of every layer before finally flatenning. It's still a great pic. Andy
cassiecat 12 39 46 England
24 Feb 2009 4:57PM
clever idea and implementation, colour pop works well, agree about the mono bit.lesley
24 Feb 2009 5:26PM
Thanks for the comments everyone. I will look at changing the mono bit. Smile
JohnH37 14 1 United Kingdom
24 Feb 2009 5:30PM
Very imaginative and creative.Excellent manipulation also.Nice work.
-John
edwood 12 3 Scotland
24 Feb 2009 5:38PM
great image
VidB 12 11 United Kingdom
24 Feb 2009 8:04PM
Good work, well done
Dave
RockArea 14 18 3 United Kingdom
24 Feb 2009 8:17PM
Excellent!

David
fatherpie 12 18 12 England
24 Feb 2009 9:06PM

Quote:Brilliant Kay, absolutely brilliant in imagination and implementation.


Well said! I just wish I had half your imagination.
Regards
Dave Smile
morpheus1955 14 3 2 United Kingdom
25 Feb 2009 12:23PM
Great idea and well executed.
Hugh
lonely_oryx 13 61 55 England
25 Feb 2009 7:56PM
Great idea, well created
sneal 13 6 7 United Kingdom
25 Feb 2009 10:06PM
This is a great idea and well put together.
Steve
tigertimb 13 40 66 United Kingdom
26 Feb 2009 5:01PM
Excellent image and lots of fun. Andrew makes some great points to improve it further, but I love the imagination and execution
Tim
BreadandShutter 11 16 7 United Kingdom
28 Feb 2009 11:09AM
wow great idea

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