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Desktop Splash


Desktop Splash
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Copyright: Paul Heslehurst (eza1701) Silver Note Writer [C: 4 W: 2 N: 29] (174)
Genre: Places
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2005-11-13
Categories: Decisive Moment, Experimental
Camera: Canon EOS 300D, Canon EF 18-55mm
Exposure: f/5.6, 1/200 seconds
Details: Tripod: Yes (Fill) Flash: Yes
More Photo Info: [view]
Photo Version: Original Version
Theme(s): Drops ... [view contributor(s)]
Date Submitted: 2006-06-24 20:44
Viewed: 2141
Points: 8
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Hi, my first post on TL, here goes!

I suppose I'd better explain the title of the image first. The aim of this photo was to create a desktop image for my laptop. I went with blue for a colour and framed the splash to the right to leave space for icons on the left.

on the technical side: The colour is as taken, I used blue colour dye in water. I set a reasonable shutter speed, set the flash and then took loads of pictures till I got what I wanted. I used a straw to drop the water, dip, hold the end with the thumb and release when ready.

Let me know what you think.

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  • Serabi Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Note Writer [C: 118 W: 0 N: 19] (1643)
  • [2006-06-24 21:03]

Pretty cool desktop image :)

Hi Paul this is a nice image i have tried these shots till they are coming out my ears and they are not easy to get focused as im sure you will agree, i normally use manual focus find my spot then drop lol, i love the colour choice, very nice cobalt blues very well done with this.

very nice composition and congratulations for a successful experiment. the choice of blue color is good. tfs.

-mhin-

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  • jan515 Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 2792 W: 58 N: 4702] (20934)
  • [2006-06-25 9:17]

Very beautiful idea, good work gratulation.Janusz

Beautiful, clear and sharp color.
You are a very patient man. Well done
TFS.
Pierre

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