Forums


Go Back   The TrekEarth Forums > TrekEarth Forum Home > Photos

Notices

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes

Great Voltri 2007-07-13 12:47

Robert,
Great colors, but again, I don't like the shape of the photo. The green 'uninteresting' tree distracts attention! Look at WS for my idea.

  #1  
Old 07-13-2007, 08:37 PM
maderlock maderlock is offline
TE Newbie
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Posts: 36
Default To Voltri: Did the cropping help?

Thanks for the workshop! It's the first anyone's every done for me, so I was very excited :) I think you may be right about the river photo, but when this one is cropped the photo seems to lose focus, and I like the expanse of dark sky. Perhaps this shot is not as strong as the number of critiques suggests, because when you cut away what you consider "uninteresting", it becomes... uninteresting. One would have to then crop away the right hand side as well, leaving just the church. I'm not being sarcastic here; you're right that the tree isn't very interesting, but the the only thing this shot has going for it, other than the quality of the light, is the 1/2 and 1/2 balance between light and dark that works best in a square.

Thanks again for the critique, etc. Just because I don't completely agree in this instance doesn't mean I'm not grateful.

Cheers,

Rob
Reply With Quote
 
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT. The time now is 02:59 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.


explore TREKEARTH