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Old Sep 27, 2008, 4:09 PM   #1
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Old Sep 27, 2008, 6:21 PM   #2
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Well, there's no doubt that this photo meets the first of Selvin's criteria. The depth of field is not as good as I would like to see.

In general, I find this shot to be rather plain and uninteresting. I think it would be improved significantly by backing up or zooming out to get the entire pumpkin and some of the background. Perhaps, if you have a zoomed out shot, you could paste that shot , reduced in size, into one of the lower corners of this shot. I think that would be in keeping with Selvin's second criteria of manipulation.

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Old Sep 28, 2008, 4:31 AM   #3
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Tigerwing, Cal,

I agree, while it does meet the requirement it lacks any "pop" or drama.

A closer macro shot showing some of the skin details might help or as Cal suggested in his folow-up to include some background.

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