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  1. ShutteredEye

    ShutteredEye TPF Noob!

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    Caught this at the fountain outside the Capitol building in DC. This monk was posing for his friend monk to take a picture of him, and the moment just really resonated with me. What do you think?
     
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    i wish the left edge of the fountain wasn't "cropped" off, but having said that little nit-picky thing, i really like the image... great shot... :thumbup:
     
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    :( I can't see anything...I've even refreshed several times. :(
     
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    I completely agree with the fountain part, and the great shot part :mrgreen:
     
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    Man, I need to get a wider prime. 24mm just isn't working!! And I just got it for the trip too!! LOL!! Anyone have an extra Canon 10-20L laying around unused?
     
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    LaFoto Just Corinna in real life Staff Member Supporting Member

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    Not me, so sorry... but I really still like your photo and am surprised you managed to get only the monk posing for his fellow monk, and no other tourists in the picture. I saw the two in the Air and Space Museum, also I took their pic, but mine is not as good, of course. I might show it, all the same. Who knows.
     
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    :mrgreen: I see it now. :mrgreen: I like it too...like the effect you used. :D Nice job!
     
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    Really nice shot, love the colours :)
     
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    Great shot and interesting treatment - works well.

    Rob
     
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    Thanks very much!!
     
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    I can see why it was so important for him. Water symbolises a whole lot to these people.... Your shot has more meaning than you know....
     

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