This one is new, one of the pieces I worked on over the past weekend. I am actually feeling a bit somber about posting it, and am happy to post it today, as this rock is a small piece of New Zealand come home with us... and thinking about the folks I know there. I know some are OK already from reading other entries, and they aren't in Chch. Others, well, they're still firmly in mind here.
Technical Quality: includes (but not limited to) lighting, focus, use of depth-of-field, exposure, color or tonal contrast, appropriate backgrounds, lack of distracting elements and presentation of image.
Impact: includes (but not limited to) A strong first impression, commands viewers attention, emotion, sensory stimulation, new imaginative approach, and subject matter made more interesting by photographer.
Composition: includes (but not limited to) the placement of the subject matter, dynamic symmetry, rhythm or repetition, definition and strength to the center of interest, balance, simplicity, framing, texture, and pattern.
Ticky Is Dissapointed