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Old Aug 24, 2010, 6:57 AM   #11
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GW - Did not even notice that!

Harriet - Blue car looks so much better with the "fixed" shadow!!
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Old Aug 24, 2010, 8:21 PM   #12
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I agree, the fixed shadow is a huge improvement. I like all the others, especially the "flame" paint job. I didn't notice the "expanded version" of you until I read GW's post.
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Old Aug 26, 2010, 4:17 AM   #13
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Old Aug 27, 2010, 3:18 PM   #14
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I like what you did with the Shelby, it gave it the prominance it deserved in the scene. As a car fanatic I like the way you are concentrating on details in most of the images, or, as with the Shelby, you are giving a different perspective to the image.
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Old Aug 27, 2010, 11:01 PM   #15
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Thanks, Ira. What I find interesting is that some people are so good at taking great pictures of whole cars and I can't get the hang of it at all. It's like processing programs - I never got what I wanted out of Noise Ninja, but others could work wonders with it. I use Topaz Lab's Detail extensively, really like it. However, I just couldn't figure out Adjust, another of their programs that many use very effectively. I find shooting detail shots pretty easy - I'm still learning what to look for when it comes to cars and take lots of boring/ones that don't work, but I have a better success rate with them than I did with the whole car shots.
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