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Seven Silver Spoons

By Irishkate  
Modified by CombineZP
For a bit of a change these are some silver spoons which I've been trying hard to capture
to bring out all the detail. I uploaded a trial effort recently and got some good advice
but I still found this one of the most difficult tasks I've set for myself.
I'll upload the colour version also but I think the light makes them too gold looking -
maybe I should have used a silver reflector? I only have two anglepoise lights
and did try using a light tent.
Thank you all for vs & cs on Spring Mixture and a special thank you to my daughter Clare(CLARECUM)
who is florist for giving me her User Award. She doesn't even give me a vote if she doesn't like something,
so an award from her is meaningful!

Tags: Animals Macro Specialist and abstract Indian Silver spoons

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gary_d 8 576 13 Wales
29 Apr 2013 11:07PM
The light in V2 does give a nice colour tone but the more natural V3 is my choice. - gary

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Nice trio and I like V1 with the impact with the black.
Well done Kate. WeaternRed.

Have a look at V2 on my yesterday's.
derrymaine 3 17 Greece
30 Apr 2013 7:04AM
great composition, v3 for me Wink
WhiteRose1 Plus
6 1.6k 148 England
30 Apr 2013 7:56AM
You've captured the detail, Kate, but I'm not quite convinced about the composition, the proportion of background to spoon looks just a bit too much still. Or maybe if you pull that middle top one down and show the whole spoon?

30 Apr 2013 7:58AM
v3 mefinks but not much in between 1 and 3

ugly Plus
8 9 57 United Kingdom
30 Apr 2013 8:06AM
V3 stands out the most for detail and a splash of colour.
Very nice comp.
Still think you need to look down on the spoons to gain the best out of them.
Well done..

30 Apr 2013 8:21AM
Another imaginative, experimental image from your " stable" Kate. It's a wonderful 'catalogue' shot, showing all the detail you could wish for. The V2 is very pleasing to the eye, being that beautiful golden colour (due to the tungsten light you used). However V1 probably gives you a more accurate rendition of what you wanted to produce! Well thought out arrangement.
30 Apr 2013 8:27AM
A well composed set of images, Kate!
V1 gets top spot for me!SmileSmileSmile

achieverswales 6 8 101 Wales
30 Apr 2013 9:27AM
V1 for me Kate, I would have liked to see all the spoons! But it is depending how much room you were working in.


Glostopcat 10 255 2 England
30 Apr 2013 10:21AM
It's v1 and v3 for me Kate, you've delivered some silver service for us today
Joline Plus
10 27 53 United States
30 Apr 2013 12:27PM
This gives a good documentary shot of them. They are a lovely collection.
a nice trio i likeV3.

ColleenA Plus
4 319 4 Australia
30 Apr 2013 1:37PM
Well done Kate...V1 for me...pretty spoons
7 10 10 England
30 Apr 2013 2:30PM
V3 with the little added interest of the colour is my favourite Kate. A lovely set of spoons to own.
rayme330 4 17 1 United Kingdom
30 Apr 2013 4:26PM
All three are well presented, Kate but the coloured V2 version is for me.

4 3 7 United Kingdom
30 Apr 2013 5:40PM
A nice collection of cutlery you have there!Wink It is V3 for me tooGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
Richsr Plus
9 91 223 England
30 Apr 2013 6:17PM
Captured the details in these well Kate, interest to see the image change as you scroll the three versions
Regards Richard
Nikonuser1 Plus
4 96 14 United Kingdom
30 Apr 2013 9:18PM
V1 for me KateSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmile

Humblebee 4 1 England
30 Apr 2013 9:21PM
I am a lover of all things silver, but having studied all three images, Kate, going back and forth, I have to say, that to my eye, the golden colour suits the red/ruby coloured stones better than v3 and by association the other spoons. I wasn't struck by v1, therefore it's v2 for me ... Carol Grin
Jocelia Plus
5 2 1 Australia
1 May 2013 4:56AM
I like this set and the collection, V2 for my taste...GrinWink

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