Molly and Meabh


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Title     Molly and Meabh
Photographer     ofofhy/Evan (10,615) Send mail to this user
Portfolio     Black & White
F-stop     f/5.6
Shutter speed     1/125 sec
Categories     Family
Black and White
Film
Scanner     Epson Perfection V700 Photo
Lens     Zenzanon S 80 mm f/2.8
Camera     Bronica SQ-A
Format     120 6x6
Film     Ilford Delta 400
Content advisory     G (general audiences)
Submitted     February 28, 2011 10:02:37 AM CST
Views     2,588
Rating     2 Thumb-up

Taken as a favor to a family member, on a cloudy day with snow lingering on the ground. I was looking to see how much the blown out snow in the background affected the photo. To my eye, it is not too bad here, and I could easily remedy this photo with two scans merged into one. However there are similar photos to this one where hair and other elements are present that cannot be as easily separated from the white background. So I either have to live with the bright white snow, or try to separate the hair from the background and make it look natural. Just looking for opinion on that topic, and any other input. Thanks

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Thumb-up Thumb-up    from katherined/Katherine (848) Send mail to this user on February 28, 2011 10:33:42 PM CST (1) Early critique

Hi Evan, I think this is wonderful tenderness captured in this photo. I like very much the way that you composed the shot - the eye is drawn to the mother's soft caress on her child's foot. You tell a story here - seasons and time; a new baby coming and life turning in a new direction. Lovely.

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