forums
new posts
donate
events
location db
db map
search
members
faq
terms of service
privacy policy
register
login




UER Forum > UE Photo Critiques > Novice explorer and hopeful photgrapher (Viewed 1339 times)
Talecast 


Location: Falcon, Colorado
Gender: Male
Total Likes: 2 likes




 |  | 
Novice explorer and hopeful photgrapher
< on 5/19/2016 11:53 PM >
Reply with Quote
Posted on Forum: UER Forum
Some from a past adventure!
1.
1.
1.
1.
1.




For the beauty of life lies in its past
blackhawk 


Location: High Plains Drifter
Total Likes: 1692 likes


manes lupus

 |  |  | 
Re: Novice explorer and hopeful photgrapher
< Reply # 1 on 5/20/2016 12:23 AM >
Reply with Quote
Posted on Forum: UER Forum
When possible try to square off your shots unless it's done for effect. #1 isn't squared off and it looks like you should have gotten more distance to capture more of it and square it off. Your cam is angle upward slightly.
You can always crop down a shot, but what isn't there never will be...

#2 Suffers because it's top half of a one story building. You need to show the floor...
Shooting near dawn or sunset whichever would even out the lighting inside better rather than when the sun is much brighter than the interior. Or flash fill it.

#3 Not squared off and as such isn't working for me.

#4,5 Lacks content. I would have tossed those if I had shot them.

Content is everything. Even blurring and a less than optimum shot angle and exposure can be forgiven if the content is exceptional. This applies more to action shots because when shooting UE shots you generally have the time to line it up, get the exposure right, etc. Some shot to document rather than for art's sake but content is still important for those as well.
A shot without good content, either artistic or documentary is not a keeper.



[last edit 5/20/2016 5:03 AM by blackhawk - edited 1 times]

Non ducor, duco
Steed 


Location: Edmonton/Seoul
Gender: Male
Total Likes: 1152 likes


Your Friendly Neighbourhood Race Traitor

 |  |  | Daehanmindecline
Re: Novice explorer and hopeful photgrapher
< Reply # 2 on 6/24/2016 11:38 AM >
Reply with Quote
Posted on Forum: UER Forum
Whoa, already been a month.

I also wanted to add that the first two shots are a little overexposed. All the pictures have more of an insurance adjuster quality to them, like they're documenting the extent of damage. Definitely worth working on composition. I suspect all subjects could make decent pictures, and I'm more hopeful that the last two could be done artistically.




VacantMedia 


Location: Oshawa
Gender: Male
Total Likes: 4 likes


Everything is Significant

 |  |  | Instagram
Re: Novice explorer and hopeful photgrapher
< Reply # 3 on 6/9/2017 8:41 PM >
Reply with Quote
Posted on Forum: UER Forum
I like #1. wood looks brittle and it makes me fixated on it haha. exposure is perfect




Masculine Dora the Explorer
UER Forum > UE Photo Critiques > Novice explorer and hopeful photgrapher (Viewed 1339 times)


Add a poll to this thread



This thread is in a public category, and can't be made private.



All content and images copyright 2002-2017 UER.CA and respective creators. Graphical Design by Crossfire.
To contact webmaster, or click to email with problems or other questions about this site: UER CONTACT
View Terms of Service | View Privacy Policy | Server colocation provided by Beanfield
This page was generated for you in 93 milliseconds. Since June 23, 2002, a total of 525598099 pages have been generated.