Old 06-26-2009, 04:45 PM   #1
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Default Thoughts on a bad cropping?

This was one of those "not what I set up for but neat spur of the moment human interest shots":

First try

After that I figured I'd try a little tighter but without cutting off the background buildings:

Second try

Failing at that, I figured I'm "just not seeing" what to do with this? If they're looking for tighter still, I may run into image quality issues if I have to crop too much more - there's plenty of additional all around (remember this was a grab shot further down the line than planned and I zoomed in about as much as I could at the time). Any thoughts in general on this one? If it's simply not gonna work I'll drop it in the personal file and move on...

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Old 06-26-2009, 05:18 PM   #2
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The image quality just doesnt cut it in my opinion.

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Old 06-26-2009, 10:05 PM   #3
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The composition, what with the truck impinging the train, the bush doing the same, the boy on the left drawing your eye in bad ways, (as well as the poor image quality) is not good enough. Sorry, I'd say no.

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