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CRW_7687 by 'skimo, on Flickr
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CRW_7691 by 'skimo, on Flickr
To much cloud? Are the tracks to distracting?
CRW_7708 by 'skimo, on Flickr
Same spot, different framing and tighter crop.
I just read a more detailed response you had about wanting the OP to give shot at creative criticism of their own work, much better explained then in this thread. Really, imo, is a separate subforum or meeting for it. I learned a lot from a similar group before realizing now that...
I am with GhostDog on this one. When I post some for C&C I want to hear your opinion on the shot, not to renforce any ideas I had on it. I want to hear from a completely different perspective/voice so I can learn from a wider range of people. Does not mean I have to agree with your comments...
I like where you were going with this one but I think a better framing would elevate this photo. I dont like the branch in the lower left but you can't really crop it as you would have a branch sitting right on the bottom of your shot. As well, the background vertical branch is jarring and...
Flower - I like the contrasting color but the light is not good on this one. I imagine this was taken in the middle of the day with harsh light instead of early or late? My eyes just get lost in the shadows.
I agree on the focus being good but the background is too distracting. With this, have you tried going B/W with a selective color to separate the foreground and background? Not sure that will completely work but might help.
i find 4 striking but feel it is just to washed out to really keep my attention. Not sure if it is the texture or the color within that is striking but I just want a little more. There is something there though.
CRW_7499 by 'skimo, on Flickr
2. Playing with the different lines
CRW_7545 by 'skimo, on Flickr
CRW_7535 by 'skimo, on Flickr
4.Not sure on this one, does not seem to flow to me
CRW_7505 by 'skimo, on Flickr
5. Could not get the angle I was hoping for