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A Bridge To Far

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I know the model is slap bang in the middle ,that's were I want it to be , the rule of two thirds is their to be broken too.
Image details
Image size
3319x2211px 2.54 MB
Make
Panasonic
Model
DMC-TZ10
Shutter Speed
10/1000 second
Aperture
F/3.3
Focal Length
4 mm
ISO Speed
125
Date Taken
Feb 19, 2012, 4:08:35 PM
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garryheath's avatar
:star::star::star-half::star-empty::star-empty: Overall
:star::star::star::star-empty::star-empty: Vision
:star::star::star-empty::star-empty::star-empty: Originality
:star::star::star::star-empty::star-empty: Technique
:star::star::star::star-half::star-empty: Impact

Simple, yet evocative. A bridge to far? Maybe not, but certainly a great image made all the better for its simplicity in concept and design. It may not adhere to the traditional idea of composition but that's what makes it all the more interesting. And in the words of the artist herself rules are indeed made to be broken. As the middle distance is obscured by the model we vaguely get the impression of a path leading us into the unknown, and lends us the idea that the model is seeing something we will never see. Whatever that may be lets hope that the parasol indicates a bright future.
Estruda's avatar
Hi, thank you very much for the critique, the image is really a nothing shot what it was done for was purely for the image of the girl to be used as a stock figure
garryheath's avatar
no problem, nothing shot or not its still a good image, what do you mean by stock figure? if you don't mind me asking.
Estruda's avatar
I sometimes shoot images for photographic manipulaters to take a piece from it to use to create a different image altogether , I know it waters down my own images a bit ,but its nice to see what they can use it for ...
garryheath's avatar
oh I see, yeah its pretty great what can be done with digital manipulation a lot of my favourite artists use it and the results are quite stunning,
Estruda's avatar
I think its great ,too much to learn though,so I just stick to photography and put some stock images up then wait to see my photos turned into fantasy images ..
garryheath's avatar
are you familiar with Anne Sudworth?, if not you should really check her out, I think it might be right up your street. She certainly dose the whole goth art thing here's the link  www.annesudworth.co.uk/ let me know what you think.
Estruda's avatar
Just checked it out it's a very good site ,thank you
Rowdy-Dawg's avatar
Used here: Waiting by Rowdy-Dawg Thanks
ThyC-Graphics's avatar
Thank you very much for your stock, i use here:http: fav.me/d8wrqxk :)
deviantdianne's avatar
I used your model here with sincere thanks deviantdianne.deviantart.com/a…

and I also uploaded  it here www.flickr.com/photos/60712129…
TCLeslie's avatar
I used your wonderful stock for reference here Cornfield by Night thanks so much for sharing your wonderful stock images and I hope to use more of them as my time allows. Thanks again.
Estruda's avatar
I love how you have transformed it into a completly different style , wonder
full piece of art in my favourites . you are more than welcome to use my images ..)0(..
black-jijel's avatar
Estruda's avatar
thank you very much ..
Children7's avatar
I love it! Rule of thirds be hanged LOL
Estruda's avatar
thank you very much , (I don't follow the rule of thirds all the time depends what I'm looking for .
Estruda's avatar
And a very good job you have done with it too, I love it ..
DiosaEMR's avatar
Many thanks !I'm glad you like:dance:
and thanks for sharing your beautiful stock:hug:
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