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  1. hamster

    hamster TPF Noob!

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    I hiked into a nature preserve near Livermore, CA because I'd heard there was some old farm equipment in the middle of nowhere. I found it - what do you guys think of this shot? Hope you like it.

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    nealjpage multi format master in a film geek package

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    Not bad, Ham. I like the vantage point.
     
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    Cool!
    I love the rustic scenery in the background. Nice composure
     
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    Very nice. Great colors, great angle!
     
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    LaFoto Just Corinna in real life Staff Member Supporting Member

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    Yes. I like it. The colour of the rusty (fallen) wind... erm ... wind ... erm .... ~thing (vane????) and the colour of the grass on which it landed plus the colour of the hills in the background are so complementary to the blue of the sky. It all works very nicely together.
     
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    Windmill. :wink:
     
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    Nice picture. Looks like someone found it before you and used it for target practice. :)
     
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    Thanks for all the nice comments, everyone.
     
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    Alex_B No longer a newbie, moving up!

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    i really like the colours here, nice light for tis sort of shot.
     
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    Really nice. Great tones.
     
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    Yes I was thinking that same thing when I was looking at this shot. It seems like there should be more scenery in this shot.

    Still, this is a really nice shot. It all works well together. :thumbup:
     
  12. nealjpage

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    I pondered that, too. We're looking at the top of the mill; to the upper right should be the tower and to the bottom right-hand corner is the vane. Those might be cool to see, too.

    But as it is it's a great shot. Ham, were you crouched down or was that a twelve-foot fan?
     

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