A&P Photoshoot with a 1964 Canadian Standard Beetle..

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  1. ok_computer

    ok_computer OT Supporter

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    Let me know what you think

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  2. Frank N. Beans

    Frank N. Beans I hate BMW's OT Supporter

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    Pictures themselves look nice and crisp. They look touch dark......some flash fill would do wonders. The backgrounds don't go along with the vehicle (for the era).......so I would suggest more cropping.

    All of that is IMO. :) Pictures look pretty good overall though.
     
  3. Pineapple Devil

    Pineapple Devil beat it!

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    Very, very nice.

    Holy rear camber, though.
     
  5. Paul Revere

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    nice subject
    nice setting
    nice photos :coold:

    edit: they are a little dark. some details in the wheels would be nice
     
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  6. ok_computer

    ok_computer OT Supporter

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    yeah, I still only have the popup flash, so i dont even try :sad2:
     
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    Great shot.
     
  8. mandarin orange

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    not bad. i'd picture that car infront of an old run down gas station.
     
  9. 1992 240SX

    1992 240SX New Member

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    Like the one from the other thread, yeah. But I actually like this setting. I was gonna say it was a nice spot to shoot it. You've got some great pics :cool:
     
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    The pictures are awesome!

    The drop on that car is hideous tho!
     
  11. Airpoppoff

    Airpoppoff Vodka > Racing F1

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    Ya tad dark, What exactly was your post processing technique? did you do any burning?
     
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    layout pops out for me, big time.. a little processing and its a keeper for sure.


    The arch starting with the car continuing through the buildings- great idea, if you thought of it at least :) otherwise lucky :p
     
  13. ok_computer

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    Just some curves work.. not much. I haven't really looked too far into PS
     
  14. BeachBoy

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    you're with nikon,they have awesome flash options (delays, remotes, wireless, etc)

    you should try that :)
     
  15. Airpoppoff

    Airpoppoff Vodka > Racing F1

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    oh ninja
     
  16. Gerbonium

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    agreed.

    the rest are all nice, i just found the backgrounds a bit distracting
     

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