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PostPosted: Thu Jul 21, 2011 7:03 am 
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PostPosted: Thu Jul 21, 2011 7:59 pm 
Excellent portraits and wonderful black and whites.

Is it film or digital?


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PostPosted: Fri Jul 22, 2011 12:54 am 
i haven't seen any film camera with that sort of clarity.

good job.


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PostPosted: Fri Jul 22, 2011 4:57 am 
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Thank Henning and palakaboy


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I love these images! :)

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PostPosted: Sat Jul 23, 2011 1:21 am 
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Phil, looks like I've got under your skin regarding B & W, that was not my intention. :oops: I respect others point of view and style of photography and was only expressing my view. I got a few clues from professionals who make successful block buster movies and I have never seen one in B & W. Love the post heading. :wink:

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PostPosted: Sat Jul 23, 2011 1:37 pm 
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I got a few clues from professionals who make successful block buster movies and I have never seen one in B & W


I was pretty sure but had to check. Schindlers List by Speilberg was shot in B&W

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The decision to shoot the film mainly in black and white lent to the documentary-style of cinematography


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The film was a box office success and recipient of seven Academy Awards, including Best Picture, Best Director, and Best Original Score, as well as numerous other awards (7 BAFTAs, 3 Golden Globes). In 2007, the American Film Institute ranked the film 8th on its list of the 100 best American films of all time (up one position from its 9th place listing on the 1998 list). It is considered among critics as one of the best films ever made


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All three are cracking shots, this is what B & W was made for!

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Thanks Arthur and RexGig


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PostPosted: Sun Jul 31, 2011 12:13 pm 
Very nice compositions. # 2 and 3 can be used in travel magazines.


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3 wise men - that's a nice caption! Love the shot btw.

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Thanks retrogression and eVolutioN


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