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flasha Jul 14, 2012 8:23 AM

Anyone for a Cruise?
 
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Hi all,

I saw this wooden boat and thought it was quite nice. It is in Supetar on the Island Brac in Croatia. I think I took a reasonable photo but please tell me where I have gone wrong.
It was taken with a canon p&s so was trying to get the light right.

Streets Jul 17, 2012 10:38 AM

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Here is what I would have done. One would think that with all that fine equipment that you posess, why use a P&S?

SIMON40 Jul 17, 2012 11:13 AM

Given the extreme lighting range- your P+S coped well..!
Nice shot... :)

Calicajun Jul 17, 2012 2:44 PM

I agree with the crop Streets did to the picture.

flasha Jul 18, 2012 8:29 AM

Hi To all,

Thankyou for your comments,

Regarding my fine equipment: There was a last minute mix up and I forgot to bring my Nikon altho I had the lenses. The thing I learnt there is to keep all your gear together so will be investing in a bag that carrys all that I need within reason. I was only going to take the p&s just for quick family snaps etc and the nikon for the more serious stuff.

Regarding the cropping of the picture: I did not understand it at first and until today I think I know why the cropped version looks better and that I assume is because of the blown hilights at the left side of picture.

Thank you all for giving an insight.


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