Interesting or trash?

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  1. thebeatles

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    I was messing with some of my pictures from this summer and thought this was neat. You are welcome to critique if you would like. I know it is a bit unusual. :lol:

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    The top right part of the pic is distracting me. Looks like a cool b&w pic with all the shadows.. I just wish there was more light on the face of the statue.
     
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    Thanks for the quick reply! :lol:
     
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    I agree. I like the picture, but the top right is distracting. Maybe even that hump right next to the statue, as well. The face could use some more light (just me). But nice angle!
     
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    Should I try to crop this differently?
     
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    interesting for sure.
    try some cloning to get rid of the top right.
    i like the texture of the statue and the contrast with the sky.
     
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    I know nothing about cloning but this is a good excuse to learn. :lol:
    Thanks for the tips folks. :thumbup:
     
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    Needed more lighting to see detail in the face
     
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    i took the liberty to do a bit of cloning (top right) and dodging in the face.

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    Wow, I wouldn't have guessed you could have pulled that much detail out of her underexposed face. Good job.
     
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    Is that iron? I like the lights and darks. The lighting makes this an interesting picture.
     
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    That does look a lot better. Good job. :thumbup:
     

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