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  #145 Hands (revisited)
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The Bride       ©2014 Franz07
Sony NEX-5       6th place, 121 points
1/160s, f5.6, ISO 200, 82mm, Aperture Priority, Center Weighted Average, no flash
 
Post-Processing: minor cropping
resizing for the web
      Extra Info: Before the wedding - with fluttering heartbeat the bride excitedly held on to her bridal bouquet.
 
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Lo
Jul 29, 2014
    Beautiful shot Franz - my #1. And that is one of the loveliest wedding dresses I have ever seen.

RolandB
Jul 29, 2014
    Congratulations, Franz. Beautiful capture.

Jade O.
Jul 28, 2014
    Ditto Mepo's comments. I can see she was nervous, lol! But, Michael, flattered as I am, my shots usually aren't this good.

Mepo
Jul 28, 2014
    This seems to be a different style for you (not a snail in sight). I sense a lot of happiness and that makes me doubly glad! Congrats on a beautiful photo.

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Franz07
Jul 28, 2014
    Thanks a lot, Michael. This is a very nice compliment!

Mepo
Jul 28, 2014
    Amazing shot - perhaps the style of dodrizzt or jade (meant as a compliment). WOW

Franz07
Jul 28, 2014
    Thank you all for your nice comments.
It's the wedding of a friend of mine and she was really nervous - no, better said she was highly excited! I took this picture a minute before she was ushered into the church (...hope usher is the right word...). For me this picture conveys a lot of meaning. It was a great day and a great party afterwards.

NEAT
Jul 28, 2014
    Lovely composition all up.

Lo
Jul 27, 2014
    Really nice capture - love the crop, which focuses attention solely on the hands. Perfect exposure and great detail.

evaan
Jul 27, 2014
    Nice composition, and nicely lit.

SteveBee
Jul 27, 2014
    This is a striking shot that caught my eye immediately. The focus and subject are clearly the hands. There is an element of mystery -- perhaps she is a bride. The only real color are the hands and flower stems which works really well. Top notch.

Phil99
Jul 27, 2014
    I like this. The white lines in the background work brilliantly with the folds of the dress and the Extra Info is very good.

wrosenthal
Jul 26, 2014
    A lovely shot in which the hands tell the story without a face to go with it. Nicely done.

Jade O.
Jul 25, 2014
    The play of color against white and grey tones works very well here as does the framing. Well taken and in my picks, I sense there is the promise of something more you could do to bring this up to the next level though I'm uncertain what. There is nothing technically "wrong" with anything you have done here that I can see (lighting sharpness composition framing, etc.) so the more I look the more I like this.

forkcandles
Jul 25, 2014
    like this one with good detail. i may have cropped to below the bust level with the elbows to make more of the hands to remove the distraction of the wire decoration.
Edited on Jul 25, 2014

cookiejar
Jul 24, 2014
    A lovely hand shot, full of interest.
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