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Lilacs

Posted by
Anita (West Nottingham, Pennsylvania, United States) on 20 April 2010 in Plant & Nature.

I overexposed this image when taking the picture for a high-key effect.

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NIKON D300 13/10 second F/36.0 ISO 400 105 mm

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Dulcie from Danville, CA, United States

This over-exposed image is lovely, soft, and shapely. Excellent, Anita.
Tonight I listened to and viewed the video interview....great job.
I really enjoyed hearing and seeing you express your views, style and techniques.
And much thanks to Dan for making that available to us, as well. !! :-)

20 Apr 2010 5:54am

Tomas Turecek from Czech Republic

I like the overall brightness because it evokes an atmosphere of early spring when the air is yet fresh but sun rays already warm enough. Great treatment - the texture matches it perfectly. It seems that you spring is couple of weeks ahead of our. Lilacs blooms here in early May.

20 Apr 2010 6:57am

Brian Chen from Seattle, WA, United States

Beautiful textures!

20 Apr 2010 7:39am

@Brian Chen: Thank you.

Moridi from Tehran, Iran

Very nice.
Good composition.
Thank you.

20 Apr 2010 8:10am

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Larry Lefever from Lititz, United States

Very nice high key. Nothing like the smell of lilac!

20 Apr 2010 9:06am

Dan Creighton from Pottstown, United States

Nice "airy" spring feeling to this thanks to the high key. Very effective.

20 Apr 2010 2:09pm

Dawn from Maryland, United States

Beautiful and vibrant. Love the texture! : )

20 Apr 2010 6:44pm

Magda from Vancouver, Canada

Simple and oh so beautiful! Love the soft tones and texture used

20 Apr 2010 9:37pm

Gina from Azores, Portugal

Very beautiful effect !!Good job

20 Apr 2010 9:48pm

Earnest from Oklahoma, United States

You can bet I'll be closely watching the tutorial... Great work.

21 Apr 2010 1:51am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

The hi-key works well . . makes for a lovely wash of gentle light.

21 Apr 2010 12:08pm

Barbara Kile from Ft. Worth, United States

Love the texture addition! See ya in a few!

21 Apr 2010 6:39pm

NIKON D300
13/10 second
F/36.0
ISO 400
105 mm

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