Big Pond - Otis, Mass.


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Title     Big Pond - Otis, Mass.
Photographer     bighoss19/Ed (2,171) Send mail to this user
Portfolio     Outdoors Photos
F-stop     f/4
Shutter speed     1/250 sec
Category     Nature
Camera     Sony H-1
Content advisory     G (general audiences)
Submitted     December 14, 2012 8:19:36 PM CST
Views     290
Rating     3 Thumb-up

Paddling a real charmer of a place in the Berkshires of Massachusetts back in October. No edits, C&C appreciated.

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Thumb-up Thumb-up    from lunanightwynd/Sonja (1,652) Send mail to this user on December 15, 2012 1:56:33 AM CST (1) Early critique

Love it Ed! Colors are awesome, focus & composition are really nice. The only thing I would suggest is that the cropping be either up or down in the FG. The shoreline is just a little to close to center. Good job! Blessings, Sonja

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Thumb-up    from npaoni/Nicholas (23,446) Send mail to this user on December 14, 2012 10:14:37 PM CST (1) Early critique

The color, clarity and composition on this shot are all good. As reflection shots go this one stands apart because of the grass and lily pads in the pond. I don't know, however, whether that increases the impact or reduces it- for me it is probably the latter since I keep trying to see the reflection better through the grass. Nick

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From lokk74/Lorenzo (71) Send mail to this user on December 15, 2012 12:56:52 AM CST

Nice shot, nice colours. good idea I would have moved the edge of the water a bit higher or lower to not lay at the centre. Did you use a polarised filter?

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From bighoss19/Ed (2,171) Send mail to this user on January 7, 2013 2:43:22 PM CST

nope, no filters - although that might have been interesting.

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