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  • FranceFrance
    Title: A quiet morning in ClermontCanon EOS 1100D

    A quiet morning in Clermont
    snunney Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 7889 W: 63 N: 21982] (100062)



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    ChrisJ Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 12011 W: 1007 N: 23141] (114657) [2016-08-27 12:49]
    Hi Stephen,

    Good pp work on the sky. I might have added a little magenta to remove the slight green cyan cast. Excellent sharpness and the overhanging upper floors are reminiscent of Ottoman architecture. The half timbered frame adds graphism. Tfs!

  • ChinaChina
    Title: Western Mountains

    Western Mountains
    holmertz Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 5122 W: 366 N: 10583] (53502)



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    ChrisJ Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 12011 W: 1007 N: 23141] (114657) [2016-08-27 4:12]
    Hello Gert,

    I have been there. The view of the lake on a clear day is tremendous. Back in the early 2000's they had cablecars to this lookout and back across the lake to a minorities village. The colorful umbrella compliments the group portrait in progress. Tfs!

  • FranceFrance
    Title: Traditional fireworksCanon EOS 60D

    Traditional fireworks
    jemaflor Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 10022 W: 378 N: 8548] (98029)



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    ChrisJ Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 12011 W: 1007 N: 23141] (114657) [2016-08-26 5:58]
    Hello Jean,

    A magnificent nocturnal spectacle of the exploding fireworks. Lovely reflections in the fg water with impeccable sharpness. Tfs!

  • CanadaCanada
    Title: Gaspesia - 2016 - 1Nikon D7100

    Gaspesia - 2016 - 1
    pierrefonds Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 8233 W: 108 N: 14241] (66889)



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    ChrisJ Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 12011 W: 1007 N: 23141] (114657) [2016-08-26 5:53]
    Hello Pierre,

    The solitary white cross atop the rocky island at low tide makes a good focal point. Nice repetition of the resting seabirds with excellent sharpness. Tfs!

  • SwitzerlandSwitzerland
    Title: TroupeauNikon D5

    Troupeau
    Nicou Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 10849 W: 0 N: 14973] (143130)



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    ChrisJ Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 12011 W: 1007 N: 23141] (114657) [2016-08-26 5:47]
    Hello Nicolas,

    Looks like Norway around Alesund Dombas area. The rocky crags of the bg mountain range form a superb backdrop. Good sharpness and well framed and composed. Excellent colour and saturation. Tfs!

  • SloveniaSlovenia
    Title: Ljubliana night viewCanon PowerShot G1 X

    Ljubliana night view
    dkmurphys Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 4537 W: 83 N: 7734] (59213)



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    ChrisJ Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 12011 W: 1007 N: 23141] (114657) [2016-08-26 5:38]
    Hi Daniel,

    Smart choice of a vertical format with excellent sharpness critical to this genre of nocturnal shots. Good warm cold color contrasts between the steely gray blue roof and the yellow illumination below it. Tfs!

  • United StatesUnited States
    Title: Wright BrothersiPhone 6 Plus

    Wright Brothers
    batalay Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6523 W: 476 N: 11464] (38933)



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    ChrisJ Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 12011 W: 1007 N: 23141] (114657) [2016-08-26 5:15] [+]
    Hello Bülent,

    They would have required a certain amount of bravado to fly those flimsy looking contraptions so the kudos are well deserved. Good sharpness and I like the wide angled panoramic crop. Tfs!

  • TurkeyTurkey
    Title: Can ErikCanon PowerShot SX60 HS

    Can Erik
    mcmtanyel Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 3111 W: 139 N: 6302] (23327)



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    ChrisJ Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 12011 W: 1007 N: 23141] (114657) [2016-08-26 5:12]
    Hello Murat,

    A colorful fruit and vegetable market with excellent sharpness and definition. We can count every strawberry, tomato and bean if so inclined. The people animate the scene. Tfs!

  • PolandPoland
    Title: Castle in Toszek

    Castle in Toszek
    emka Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 7421 W: 100 N: 18676] (98810)



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    ChrisJ Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 12011 W: 1007 N: 23141] (114657) [2016-08-26 5:03]
    Hello Malgo,

    The red brick tower is well positioned on the vertical 1/3 axis for an ideal composition.. Good sharpness and superb density levels which have given nice light contrasts. Excellent warm cold color contrasts too between the red and blue. Tfs!

  • GermanyGermany
    Title: Rose gardenNikon D7200

    Rose garden
    rychem Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 1646 W: 0 N: 4279] (36847)



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    ChrisJ Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 12011 W: 1007 N: 23141] (114657) [2016-08-26 4:54]
    Hi Ryszard,

    The attractive gardens look like a combination of those at King Ludwig's castle in Bavaria and the Islamic gardens in Cordoba in Spain. Good sharpness and color. Tfs!

  • GreeceGreece
    Title: westward uphill road

    westward uphill road
    ourania Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 4419 W: 12 N: 8961] (46288)



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    ChrisJ Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 12011 W: 1007 N: 23141] (114657) [2016-08-26 4:48]
    Hello Ourania

    Fantastic graphic elements and shot from a superb high pov. I like the zig zag patterns of the shadows at right. Good sharpness and tonal range. Tfs!

  • PortugalPortugal
    Title: Azulejos of Igreja do CarmoPanasonic Lumix DMC FZ35

    Azulejos of Igreja do Carmo
    ikeharel Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 8680 W: 605 N: 15425] (72175)



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    ChrisJ Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 12011 W: 1007 N: 23141] (114657) [2016-08-26 4:41]
    Hi Ike,

    I might have added shadows and highlights and or boosted contrast, but still it is perfectly framed and very good sharpness and shadow detail with the individual squares and rectangles comprising the mosaic clearly visible. Tfs!

  • SerbiaSerbia
    Title: Crveni krovovi na kisi ...Nikon D300

    Crveni krovovi na kisi ...
    pajaran Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 7701 W: 2517 N: 13572] (61190)



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    ChrisJ Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 12011 W: 1007 N: 23141] (114657) [2016-08-26 4:01]
    Hello Paja,

    I like the repetition of the diagonally slanted, motion blurred drops of rain. The diffused light works well here allowing maximum shadow detail. Good sharpness and well framed and composed. Tfs!

  • IndiaIndia
    Title: WAITING THE TAX

    WAITING THE TAX
    jmdias Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 9027 W: 175 N: 14492] (64962)



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    ChrisJ Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 12011 W: 1007 N: 23141] (114657) [2016-08-26 3:11]
    Hello Jorge,

    The colorful buses or trucks at right contrast well against the drab grey clothing of the standing man to their left and even the cyclists. Good sharpness and well framed and composed. Tfs!

  • PolandPoland
    Title: Horses from Moszna

    Horses from Moszna
    emka Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 7421 W: 100 N: 18676] (98810)



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    ChrisJ Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 12011 W: 1007 N: 23141] (114657) [2016-08-26 2:01]
    Hello Malgo,

    Good use of a shallow dof to add emphasis to the fg horses and leave the bg oof. Excellent color, saturation and sharpness, with a pleasant contrasted light. I like the horse in the middle looking directly at the camera. Tfs!

  • ColombiaColombia
    Title: Bienvenidos en ColombiaCanon PowerShot S1 IS

    Bienvenidos en Colombia
    PaulVDV Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 3058 W: 17 N: 6715] (29157)



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    ChrisJ Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 12011 W: 1007 N: 23141] (114657) [2016-08-26 1:54]
    Hello Paul

    I like the high, angled pov and repetition of the colorful flags. Good sharpness & saturation. The red roofs contrast well against the blue grey sky. Tfs!

  • GreeceGreece
    Title: As a face !Canon EOS 60D

    As a face !
    jemaflor Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 10022 W: 378 N: 8548] (98029)



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    ChrisJ Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 12011 W: 1007 N: 23141] (114657) [2016-08-26 1:48]
    Hello Jean,

    I am heading to this region soon and looking forward to the lush greenery of the forests. A splendid harbor view with the red boat contrasting well with the blue sky and water. Tfs!

  • PolandPoland
    Title: Towers and turrets

    Towers and turrets
    emka Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 7421 W: 100 N: 18676] (98810)



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    ChrisJ Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 12011 W: 1007 N: 23141] (114657) [2016-08-26 1:46]
    Hello Malgo,

    A marvellous high pov overlooking the towers and turrets of the imposing castle with a view to the green fields beyond. The red fg architecture contrasts well with the grey blue sky. Tfs!

  • IsraelIsrael
    Title: Tel-Aviv rooftopsSamsung Galaxy S2

    Tel-Aviv rooftops
    ikeharel Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 8680 W: 605 N: 15425] (72175)



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    ChrisJ Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 12011 W: 1007 N: 23141] (114657) [2016-08-26 1:42]
    Hi Ike

    A good elevated vantage point with excellent sharpness and superb color and saturation. Nice repetition of the patterns formed by the rooftop cylinders. Tfs!

  • TurkeyTurkey
    Title: Marmara Balık MarketCanon PowerShot SX60 HS

    Marmara Balık Market
    mcmtanyel Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 3111 W: 139 N: 6302] (23327)



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    ChrisJ Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 12011 W: 1007 N: 23141] (114657) [2016-08-26 1:39]
    Hello Murat,

    A good daily like from the balik / fish market with excellent sharpness, colour and saturation. I like the reflections in the wet floor. Nice repetition of patterns and shapes. Tfs!

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