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01-02-2012, 11:33 AM   #1
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I can't decide if that out of focus rock in the front is overly distracting from this image. What do you think? Other than that, I quite like the photo. Even though it was taken in Maui, I imagine it could have been taken in 1950's Sicily.

Any other feedback would be welcome.

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first to me it doesnīt look like like a 50īs silcilian shot. It screams too much digital, it is too clean.
I first looked at the shot before I read your lines. And the out of focus rock had not drawn my attention yet. But I donīt think you could have done it any other way, I think the rock would have been a bit too heavy to lift.
But overal it doesnīt work for me, like I said it is too clean. I feel that this shot would benefit if grain would be added, and if it would be more contrasty, bit more whites and blacks, less gray.
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Nicely done. The front rock does not bother me at all. If you find it distracting, you can move it to a corner, like this:
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I do not like the OOF rock at the front. Otherwise quite a nice shot.

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