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pcheywood 11 1.3k England
9 Apr 2007 11:07AM
That's a striking image, would love to see it larger.

Paul.

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9 Apr 2007 11:08AM
I'd like to see it larger - great colour and lighting.
kitsch 10 439 4 United Kingdom
9 Apr 2007 11:08AM
oooops!!!

wrong box lol
i can't decide which BG to give it on here :-/
9 Apr 2007 11:08AM
Excellent work! Very dramatic. I'd lose the frame though - it seems to take away from the shot.
Andrew
POOCHIE 10 21 6 United Kingdom
9 Apr 2007 11:17AM
Love this Jo really impressed with what you have done with it.

Pooch.
User_Removed Junior Member 10 51
9 Apr 2007 11:24AM
Wonderful portrait and beautifully produced.

Derek
kaybee 12 4.8k 25 Scotland
9 Apr 2007 11:29AM
Superb treatment on this......not something I would have thought of at all.
I would just leave the border as black, I don't think it needs anything to try and pull it out.


Roy
Photogene 10 176 Wales
9 Apr 2007 11:42AM
Just viewed the mod - and I too am very impressed with what you have done with this shot, excellent work.

Richard
kitsch 10 439 4 United Kingdom
9 Apr 2007 11:52AM
thanks all, and for the mod richard, that's a nice frame!
to be honest i didn't really put much thought into framing :-/ wasn't even going to post this but i quite liked the way it turned out myself so...
martinproe 11 293 5 England
9 Apr 2007 12:51PM
Wow, clever manipulation, it's bben well worth it too. Terrific image.
firzhugh 11 13 New Zealand
9 Apr 2007 1:45PM
this works really well, great manipulation
Joline Plus
10 27 53 United States
9 Apr 2007 2:32PM
That is one beautiful shot! His expression is amazing, and what you've done is, too.
RockArea Plus
10 18 3 United Kingdom
9 Apr 2007 3:44PM
That's a great image Jo and seeing what it came from really adds. Great work!

David
DaveU Plus
10 1.3k 123 England
9 Apr 2007 4:18PM
I too like what you've done with a pretty mundane shot Jo. The black background, elongated crop and off-centre composition are very effective. Bigger would be better, but I guess you'd lose quality bearing in mind the small portion of the original shot that you've actually used.

I should smile nicely at Pooch and he'll send you one of his spare telephoto lenses. Ask him for the 24-105 F4 L if I were you Smile
Louise44 10 3 United Kingdom
9 Apr 2007 4:57PM
This is superb because of the creative composition! Really striking image. Well done.
bliba Plus
10 2 Austria
9 Apr 2007 5:01PM
fantastic...love it
JohnH37 10 1 United Kingdom
9 Apr 2007 5:34PM
Excellent capture.Fantastic light.
MalcolmS Plus
11 1.2k 13 England
9 Apr 2007 6:33PM
Amazing manipulation Jo, great stuff

Malcolm
PLCimagery 10 77 1 England
9 Apr 2007 7:18PM
A brilliant bit of work Jo
Pete
Centurion 11 1.2k England
9 Apr 2007 8:06PM
Great low key shot.
kitsch 10 439 4 United Kingdom
9 Apr 2007 9:16PM
thanks very much everyone!
Possum 9 148 England
9 Apr 2007 9:18PM
Outstanding, jo. Nuff said.
Allie
backbeat Plus
10 134 1 United Kingdom
9 Apr 2007 9:28PM
you're off and running with the new cam now jo...i've seen this guy a hundred times, and always enjoy watching him, but you have captured a fabulous shot of him here

total class

phil
kevski 9 14 United Kingdom
9 Apr 2007 9:52PM
A fantastic bit of work from the original.Class,final image is awesome.
kev.
cat_mc 10 17 Australia
9 Apr 2007 11:25PM
lol looks like you are sneaking up on me this time,im next shot.
after seeing the mod i am blown away this is superb editing.
this is creative and first class
cat..
Maddie 11 2.7k 2 United Kingdom
10 Apr 2007 1:00PM
well done Jo
BlueRoom 10 73 20 United Kingdom
10 Apr 2007 3:33PM
I am completely amazed by the difference between this and the original. A staggering shot.

Eric.
skoffs 10 3 United States
10 Apr 2007 3:47PM
Talk about finding a picture within the picture. Great eye, imagination and PS treatment.
sputnki 12 10 Canada
13 Apr 2007 12:22AM
Superb, powerful image! Love what you did with it. Congrats on the HC!

Doug
shortski 10 3 1 England
13 Apr 2007 10:27PM
fantastic and beautiful image, so well presented, congrats on HC...jojo
mikesavage 14 299 2 England
15 Apr 2007 12:12AM
Hey, I was in Manchester on Saturday 14th (i.e. yesterday) and saw this guy & the drummers in front of Marks & Spencer, where they usually perform! They're called the Manchester Samba School. I didn't take any pics today but my last-but-one upload was a close-up of one of the drummer's hands. I've got a shot of the black guy on the latest page of my portfolio too. Click!

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