This picture is a natural picture, I havent retouched this whatsoever, however, when we see it the building was a natural yellow colour, however, whne I took the picture it came out green. It gave a eerie feeling about the place.
It is a constant reminder of the past.
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whereami (1477) 2003-11-16 6:06
It's a bit too dark for my liking. What is the story behind it? I undertand what you mean when you say it looks eerie!
Liora (1857) 2003-11-16 11:13
The building does look creepy, which means you captured the scene very well. The green shade and general darkness add to the "something's wrong" feeling as well...
jlz (341) 2003-11-16 16:11
The green color made me think : "My god the building is still radioactive!"
Well done. maybe you could lighten up a bit.
Josh69 (1437) 2003-11-17 11:19
Nice, and the colours have come out similar to my Chinese flag picture that you commented on. I think since we were both using Sony cameras, it was a similar lighting and similar white balance setting.
I think it could be about 1 stop lighter and also the fluorescent light at the bottom is a distraction, so you could edit it out. But other than the fluro light, I like the way the other lights contrast with the green exterior, again if it was a bit lighter there may have been a bit more detail visible inside the building which would make it an even better picture.
mdchachi (1617) 2003-11-18 16:17
This is interesting because long exposures on color negative film will end up yielding a green tint. I didn't realize digital cameras give the same effect. Could be a defect or wrong setting in the camera though.
glopez (18) 2004-10-06 17:50
Good shot of this unfortunate building, but a reminder to us all
- Copyright: Dan Leung (Kenny10pin) (19301)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2003-07-24
- Categories: Architecture
- Camera: Sony F717, CF Hitatchi 6GB, UV
- Exposure: f/2
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Theme(s): World Heritage Sites Part IV, Hiroshima & Nagasaki [view contributor(s)]
- Date Submitted: 2003-11-16 5:15