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Sunday, May 9, 2010

The 6th Photo Game

Cindy Caraway of Artful Living on the Bluff has invited her readers to play along in the 6th Photo Game with her. The fun begins when you search through your earliest blog posts and find the sixth photo that you ever uploaded to share with your readers. The next task is to critique your own photo, and explain what you would do differently, then pass on the challenge to ten bloggers.

I was invited to join the game by Inspirational Beading to join the challenge. My 6th photo was my photo of a bracelet I am very fond of called Kimberly Lizard - here it is. It is much better than many of the photos i was taking at this time but I can see that it would have benefited by some tinkering to make it brighter and sharper. I've had a go to see what happens if I try to do. I have used my Image Preview program to sharpen and brighten the image and then increased the contrast slightly. The original photo needed to be more in focus but I think overall the tinkering has worked to produce a better photo - what do you think? What else would you do?






I’m passing on the 6th Photo Challenge to:
  1. Beaded extravagence - http://beadedextravagance.blogspot.com/
  2. Beading fantasy - http://beading-fantasy.blogspot.com/
  3. Bead bugs boutique - http://beadbugsboutique.blogspot.com/
  4. Beadwork by Amanda - http://beadworkbyamanda.blogspot.com/
  5. Beadazzled of Oregon - http://dini-beadazzledoforegon.blogspot.com/
  6. Enchanted beads - http://ileanasmagicaltime.blogspot.com/
  7. Good Quill Hunting - http://goodquillhunting.wordpress.com/
  8. Peter Sewell - http://petersewell.co.uk/
  9. Smadar's Treasure - http://smadarstreasure.blogspot.com/
  10. Time2cre8 - http://time2cre8.blogspot.com/

2 comments:

Ruthie said...

That was very interesting :)

Mortira said...

What an awesome bracelet! That's a lucky draw for your sixth photo. The first one was actually pretty good, but the new one does have more zing.

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