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  • patrick wilken 9y

    thank you all in commentme for such helpful and thoughtful comments. its really a pleasure to re-read them all now in one sitting.

    OK. I agree about the door. I should have fixed this in PP, and didn't notice until it was pointed out to me.

    I may have overdone the noise reduction giving a slightly fake look to the skin. However, this may also have been done when I was applying colour correction in LAB. The original lighting was much redder (too red in my opinion) and sort of complex coming both from candlelight on his right and a fluorescent lighting on his left. In the end I think it worked out, but it probably gave a slightly odd hue to things.

    many thanks again.
  • Linus Gelber 9y

    P.S. - the door doesn't bother me at all, for what it's worth. Even after everyone else pointed it out.
  • MaiKoh 9y

    Actually, I think you could go both ways on the door as well. For me...I like the continuity of bend in the table, no bend in the door jamb, you know that nit-picky annoying part of the perfectionist.

    But there is the more "irrational/spontaneous" part of me that says that the curve on the door jamb emphasizes the point of perspective of the boy.

    So there you go! More info! ;oP
  • Johnny Deis 9y

    sooooooooooo cool!
    i really like that boy :) :) :)
  • Panoramas 9y

  • michelle 9y

    great shot!!!

    1-2-3 faves
  • Alex 9y

    That's so cute!
    And a nice shot.
  • David 9y

    the making of another future pro!!!!!

    it's great to get kids involved. in my school there's barely anyone who shares the same passion as i do for photography. not even the art teachers.=(
  • doebarber 8y

    Looks like something from a magazine.
  • Jason Wun 8y

    very nice pic.....
  • pictureclub_2000 8y

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Photographers and her cameras, and we'd love to have your photo added to the group.
  • Siegfried Shculz 8y

    very sharp image ----- i like this picture very much
  • Paul Adams 8y

    Hey, shouldn't he be working in the coal mines by now? Creativity must be repressed at an early age, before he turns into something disreputable, like an artist.

    -Convicted, Sentenced, and Executed by Judge, Jury, Executioner.
  • © ↑↓→ suηata ←↓↑ ΨΨΨ 7y

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called WELCOME TO RAINBOW KIDS WORLD, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

  • Moved to 7y

    this shot is what it means ;) share in pool of my collection :D
  • lmaffy59 7y

    bel lavoro ottima foto
  • John 7y

    Good stuff. I hope you agree that this pic would fit nicely as part of the new group "Pictures of People taking Pictures." We need some kid shots. Mind posting it in the group pool?
  • Esteban Cavrico 7y

    Nice shot.
    I like this very much.
  • Mahyar Seyfi 6y

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Photo Of Photographer . :..: . عکس از عکاس, and we'd love to have this added to the group!
  • Burning of the Midnight Lamp 5y

    Excellent shot!

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called The Young Photographer, and we'd love to have this added to the group!
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