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  • ItalyItaly
    Title: Lago Di Garda 2Nikon D300

    Lago Di Garda 2
    Nicou Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 15936 W: 0 N: 17040] (193806)



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    Fransx Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 204 W: 0 N: 108] (1457) [2009-06-13 10:17]
    Hello Nicola,
    A soft capture of this misty perspective in a grey tone!
    Nice agitation of the water with a strange lining at the bottom of the mountains!
    A pleasing presentation worth admiring.
    Best regards,

    Francis Xavier

  • SlovakiaSlovakia
    Title: Stepping PatternCanon EOS 350D/Rebel XT

    Stepping Pattern
    Aviller Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 517 W: 27 N: 373] (3866) *



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    Fransx Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 204 W: 0 N: 108] (1457) [2009-06-13 10:09]
    Hi Philipp,
    A nice symmetrical composition of these steps and the lanterns with beautiful shadows.
    Nice texture on the wall with all sorts of shapes.
    A wonderful presentation in this vertical format.
    Well done.

    Francis Xavier

  • ItalyItaly
    Title: Venice, Gondole in Canal Grande

    Venice, Gondole in Canal Grande
    GAV (32) *



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    Fransx Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 204 W: 0 N: 108] (1457) [2009-06-06 14:07]
    Hello Giuseppe,
    A nice composition with this threesome gondolas in a sihouetted form.
    Great lighting with a silver cast on the water with the gondolas nicely positioned.
    A nice contrasted B&W shot.
    Well done,

    Francis Xavier

  • GreeceGreece
    Title: Monemvasia - the RockCanon PowerShot S1 IS

    Monemvasia - the Rock
    PaulVDV Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6421 W: 22 N: 15100] (59735)



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    Fransx Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 204 W: 0 N: 108] (1457) [2009-06-06 14:00]
    Hello Paul,
    An amazing composition of this scene with that huge rock at the background.
    A beautiful model chuch at the foreground.
    Great lighting and sharpness.
    A clean presentation in a neat frame.
    Well done,

    Francis Xavier

  • CanadaCanada
    Title: Open Air Museum

    Open Air Museum
    dareco Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 2139 W: 54 N: 1004] (17136)



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    Fransx Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 204 W: 0 N: 108] (1457) [2009-06-05 23:19]
    Hello Karen,
    An interesting POV and perspective with this old hut surround by this path creating a graphic effect!
    Beautiful lighting and focusing!
    Great noon sunlight and DOF, thus giving a 3D effect.
    A lovely composition and a clean presentation.
    Regards,

    Francis Xavier

  • ItalyItaly
    Title: Two worldsCanon 400 D

    Two worlds
    jjcordier Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6720 W: 240 N: 11709] (79299)



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    Fransx Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 204 W: 0 N: 108] (1457) [2009-06-05 23:14]
    Hello Jean Jacques,
    A nice contrast of different way of living!
    Beautiful colors and compo with fine details!
    Excellent lighting and focusing.
    A clean presentation.
    Well done,

    Francis Xavier

  • United StatesUnited States
    Title: Up the creek...Graflex Century Graphic 2x3

    Up the creek...
    naturalverities Silver Note Writer [C: 7 W: 5 N: 24] (96)



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    Fransx Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 204 W: 0 N: 108] (1457) [2009-06-05 22:59] [+]
    Hello Don,
    Beautiful colors and nice effect of the running water!
    An interesting POV and great light management.
    Nice capture and a clean presentation in a neat frame,
    Well done,

    Francis Xavier

  • FranceFrance
    Title: Torre EiffelCanon EOS Rebel XTi

    Torre Eiffel
    diegomach Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Note Writer [C: 108 W: 0 N: 29] (531)



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    Fransx Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 204 W: 0 N: 108] (1457) [2009-06-04 22:19]
    Hello Diego,
    A different approach of the Eiffel Tower...a rather modern one!
    I love the original POV and the small plane line in the air!
    The B&W presentation is effective and suites the subject.
    A nice clean presentation in a neat frame.
    Well done!
    Originatily is the basic of Art!

    Francis Xavier

  • United StatesUnited States
    Title: It Rains In A RainforestCanon Digital Rebel

    It Rains In A Rainforest
    JudyR Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 140 W: 0 N: 168] (1671)



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    Fransx Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 204 W: 0 N: 108] (1457) [2009-06-02 3:50] [+]
    Hi Judy,
    An amazing atmospheric turbulence well depictited in your capture.
    All sorts of clouds covering the mountainscape and traces of rain everywhere.
    A glorious lighting is adorning the scene!
    Great job you're presenting!
    Well done, Judy.

    Francis Xavier

  • TurkeyTurkey
    Title: The Blue Mosque of Sultan AhmedCanon EOS 5D Mark II

    The Blue Mosque of Sultan Ahmed
    MichaelTrezzi Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 332 W: 10 N: 534] (3374)



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    Fransx Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 204 W: 0 N: 108] (1457) [2009-06-01 13:11]
    Hi Michael,
    A nice internal shot with available lighting of this glorious mosque.
    Excellent sharpness and definition in the stained glass.
    Details are clearly visible and light management is superb!
    Great artistic job!
    Well done

    Francis Xavier

  • FranceFrance
    Title: last night in BordeauxNikon D80

    last night in Bordeaux
    papera Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 480 W: 111 N: 1806] (14372)



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    Fransx Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 204 W: 0 N: 108] (1457) [2009-06-01 13:07]
    Hello Cristina,
    A beautiful clear moon in a splendid dramatic sky!
    A nice silhouetted dome surrounded by the reddish cast of sunset.
    A nice vertical composition neatly enclosed in a polite black frame.
    Well done.

    Francis Xavier

  • IrelandIreland
    Title: Wicklow Head Low LightNikon D80

    Wicklow Head Low Light
    darek1978 Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 1204 W: 3 N: 1674] (13361)



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    Fransx Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 204 W: 0 N: 108] (1457) [2009-06-01 10:54]
    Hello Dariusz,
    Great contrast and lighting on this lighthouse shot.
    Sharpness is accurate and composition is marvellous.
    The boat leaving a straight line is adding impact to the perspective.
    A clean presentation in a neat frame.

    Francis Xavier

  • PortugalPortugal
    Title: Bairro alto. Number 2Canon 350D (Digital)

    Bairro alto. Number 2
    rodgerg Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 6182 W: 0 N: 5060] (55767)



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    Fransx Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 204 W: 0 N: 108] (1457) [2009-06-01 10:51]
    Hello Roger,
    A nice textured old door and a beautiful tiled frame of the door.
    A digital process succeeded on the slide.
    Beautiful colors and adequate lighting with nice shadows.
    Well done.

    Francis Xavier

  • FranceFrance
    Title: Juin 2010Canon  EOS 300D

    Juin 2010
    P-S-I-G Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 2910 W: 75 N: 4020] (25536)



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    Fransx Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 204 W: 0 N: 108] (1457) [2009-06-01 2:13]
    Hi Fabrice,
    A lovely S-shaped modern stractural composition with a sense of a graphic pattern.
    The blue sky is giving a fabulous contrast to this monument.
    Great lighting and sharpness.
    The size of the workers are giving a clear picture of the grandness of this structure.
    Well done,

    Francis Xavier

  • FranceFrance
    Title: Pentax K20D (broken)

    Château de Sully-sur-Loire
    skerdreux Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 222 W: 8 N: 171] (3184)



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    Fransx Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 204 W: 0 N: 108] (1457) [2009-06-01 2:06]
    Hello Sylvain,
    A beautiful castle capture with fabulous lighting and sharpness.
    A pleasing composition with the bridge containing three marvellous arches giving impact to this lovely architectural composition.
    A neat presentation.
    Well done,

    Francis Xavier

  • GreeceGreece
    Title: Kastro: " Moon Reflections " -2Olympus C5050Z

    Kastro: " Moon Reflections " -2
    aimiliospet Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 63 W: 162 N: 486] (2355)



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    Fransx Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 204 W: 0 N: 108] (1457) [2009-06-01 1:59]
    Hello Aimilios,
    A pleasing night capture with a fantastic moon reflection!
    The white light on the sea leading to the golden cast on the pathway, broken by the figure of the cat, is an asset to your composition.
    A good presentation.
    Well done,

    Francis Xavier

  • United StatesUnited States
    Title: Spring 09

    Spring 09
    Amos Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Note Writer [C: 51 W: 0 N: 14] (683)



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    Fransx Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 204 W: 0 N: 108] (1457) [2009-06-01 1:54]
    Hello Amos,
    Your capture is a true definition of Spring!
    The lighting, the colors, the droplet on the flower and the atmosphere you created by the composition.
    An eye-catching and pleasing image!
    Well done,

    Francis Xavier

  • United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Title: Stob Dearg - Guardian of the ValleyCanon EOS5D

    Stob Dearg - Guardian of the Valley
    Signal-Womb Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 429 W: 2 N: 2153] (13048)



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    Fransx Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 204 W: 0 N: 108] (1457) [2009-06-01 1:50]
    Hello Stephen,
    An amazing shot depicting sunset with the reddish clouds and still beautiful silver lighting on the water.
    The little pool in the foreground is fantastic with all the stones visible in the bottom by the good use of the polarizer.
    The running water has a wonderful effect.
    A great artistic presentation.
    Well done

    Francis Xavier

  • NetherlandsNetherlands
    Title: BinnendiezeSony Alpha DSLR A300

    Binnendieze
    tpstrek Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 190 W: 8 N: 76] (2168)



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    Fransx Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 204 W: 0 N: 108] (1457) [2009-06-01 1:44]
    Hello Henri,
    A marvellous reflection and perspective!
    An amazing POV with the three archways visible!
    A fabulous presentation in the vertical format which intends to increase depth of field.
    Well done

    Francis Xavier

  • FranceFrance
    Title: Tandem with...Canon EOS 400D

    Tandem with...
    clio Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 2211 W: 282 N: 5256] (27961)



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    Fransx Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 204 W: 0 N: 108] (1457) [2009-06-01 1:40] [+]
    Hello Diane,
    A lovely dedication to Marc and I join you to wish him an immediate recovery after the operation!
    A multi-color graphic wall well capture with the cyclists passing by.
    Nice lighting and composition.
    Well done.

    Francis Xavier

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