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By una
This is the last photograph I took of my mom. she passed away 12 days later on 11th Jan 08. I would appreciate any thoughts on improving it, as I would like to have it framed.

iso 200
flash used

Tags: Portraits and people

Voters: TyChee, kinfatric, banehawi and 23 more

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Pricey 11 62 2 United Kingdom
1 Mar 2008 12:03PM
Hi Una, sorry to hear of your loss.
I think its a nice informal shot as it is. My only suggestion would be to either tone down or remove altogether the brightly coloured lights of the gaming machine behind the lady in the middle.


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banehawi Plus
12 1.5k 3530 Canada
1 Mar 2008 2:37PM
Sorry for your loss Una, - loaded some suggestions.

1 Mar 2008 4:41PM
I think banehawi has done some great mods. His first one appeals to me the most. My initial thought would be to remove those bright lights to the left of your mother.

A great memory of a special moment.
Rainy 9 United States
1 Mar 2008 4:55PM
I also think banehawi has done some great mods. His first one also appeals to me the most. Sorry for your loss.

Rainy Iannucci
brianjw 9 4
2 Mar 2008 8:23AM
Sorry for your sad loss,A lovely image to remember her.
una 13 10 United Kingdom
2 Mar 2008 8:26PM
Thank you for your kind thoughts and comments. The mods are great.
AnneWorner 9 620 43 United States
3 Mar 2008 12:53AM
A lovely image to remember your mother by - so sorry for your loss.
I think you've gotten some lovely mods here.
nickyv32 9 135 England
4 Mar 2008 2:12PM
I think the second mod is great, the colour is good. Sorry to hear about your Mum, she will aways be with you though.

ChiliMan Plus
10 135 17 Singapore
5 Mar 2008 9:31AM
I am so sorry to hear about your mum, Una Sad


Hope this mod ain't too over-the-top.

KJackson 9 7 1 England
5 Mar 2008 2:43PM
So sorry for your loss xx
Frase 8 Scotland
6 Mar 2008 12:25AM
Sorry for your loss , Don
7 Mar 2008 4:43PM
So sorry to hear about your loss. I am no expert in this sort of photography, I like it as it is, a very natural snapshot.
Buffalo_Tom Plus
10 2.3k 9 Wales
8 Mar 2008 11:52PM
Sorry to hear of your loss.This image is special as it is and you cant better beauty.
All the best.
Mikelane 9 1 Wales
28 Mar 2008 6:30PM
Sorry to hear of your loss una ,i have to agree with toffee this image is as it was anything els would not be real this is that moment keep this one ,take care
SandraKay Plus
9 233 4 United Kingdom
6 Apr 2008 4:47PM
A lovely image, Una. I have enjoyed looking at all the mods. Whichever one you choose, I'm sure your mum would be happy that you are framing this image as the background is incidental to the warmth in the shot.
I shall also remember this, as your mum passed away on my birthday.
12 May 2008 5:10PM
Think you should keep it as it is as its a true representation of a happy and natural moment

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