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Porsche in the Desert.


Porsche in the Desert.
Photo Information
Copyright: John Winder (RhythmThief) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 186 W: 5 N: 215] (1739)
Genre: Places
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2008-04-07
Categories: Transportation, Experimental, HPP [Heavily Post-Processed]
Camera: Nikon D200., Tamron 70-300mm AF 4-5.6 LD Macro
Exposure: f/4.5, 1/40 seconds
Details: Tripod: Yes
More Photo Info: [view]
Photo Version: Original Version, Workshop
Theme(s): Just get me there! Transportation [view contributor(s)]
Date Submitted: 2008-07-16 16:24
Viewed: 2436
Points: 9
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Hi all,
here's another one of my dad's Porsche Carrera 4s, taken on the way back from a trip into the desert. There's some kind of oilfield in the background, complete with flare.
The original picture (which is in Workshop) was taken at dusk using a monopod and, I think, is a bit dark - I didn't have my SB800 flash then - but I liked the shot enough to play with it and this is the result.
Curves adjusted (rapidly becoming my favourite trick!)
Resized
Cheers, John.

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good fun with the colours, and interesting composition - framing
regards
jo

  • Good 
  • rigz Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 162 W: 0 N: 82] (1091)
  • [2008-07-16 17:26]

Hi Winder,
Good compositions. Details and sharpness well focused. I can't imagine if I hv and drive this car.
Good efforts,

Geoffrey Bin Ramji

Hi John,

I must say that porsche is one of my favorite cars (especially the old 911s). This is a wonderful modern style photo with plenty of interesting colors, lines, and repetitive shapes. Since I've discovered photofiltre and post processing, I am amazed at how one can change the photo (saturation rocks!) thanks for sharing, Lisa

Hi Winder,

I think I prefer the original, although this does have some pleasing colours too it.

Cheers
Tom

  • Great 
  • rewind Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 117 W: 5 N: 133] (1139)
  • [2008-07-20 11:40]

Wow, I like this, the front of the Porker looks like a shark's maw! I the background is the Jebel Dukhan (Mountain of Smoke in English) and on the top is the Tropspheric Scatter Station (try saying that after a few pints). I cycled up to that the other day, 1 in 4 hill, I could not say anything at all after getting to the top! Good PP work! Cheers, Dad

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