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05-01-2014, 01:06 PM - 7 Likes   #1
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Once Upon a Time in Mexico
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Somewhere in Mexico.. or some other place

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05-01-2014, 01:22 PM   #2
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That is seriously good ! I love the model , the pose and the expressiveness of her face - quite open to interpretation but with the potential of multiple stories - brilliant ! Nomination for me

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Very nice pic. Also nominated, though it would be great to see a title for it!

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05-01-2014, 01:43 PM   #4
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If you really need a title its "Once Upon a time in Mexico".
When I first saw that girl on another forum I wanted to do something with Mexican/Spanish vibe. So I started to look for some appropriate setting (which wasn't that easy in Łódź, Poland). I actually found a good place that could mock Mexico but I've found this staircase as well. I loved the place - the lighting, the pattrern on the stairs everything. However it doesn't remind me much of Mexico so I decided to skip the title and just let you enjoy the photo and beautiful model. I wish I would do shots like that more often!

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Some images just don't need a title and this is one! Congratulations on a magnificent capture! Whatever prize/contest this image is being nominated for I will lend my support as well.
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I nominate this - superb use of lighting, great framing and posing and just a great image.
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Very vivid look to this shot. A stunning model and portrait. I nominate this.
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I would like to nominate this one

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Yes, beautiful model, great lighting and shadow, posed well. It's just a shame about the camera. No doubt your new K3 will be a good fit for you. Nominated.

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I nominate this photo. She's hot .
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I nominate this photo as its so beautifully lit.
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I nominate this photo. great contrast of colors and the lighting pulls the viewer right to the subject
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I nominate this photo. Nice portrait with good leading lines and great lighting!
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Nothing to say, just WHOA!!
Perfect lighting, nice pose, and great postprocessing. And she's pretty too.

I nominate this photo.
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