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Dark Or Not Dark, That Is The Question.  
User currently offlineFlyboyseven From Canada, joined Feb 2007, 904 posts, RR: 1
Posted (6 years 9 months 3 weeks 1 day 19 hours ago) and read 3518 times:

It seems as thoug this is a little bit of a difficult thing some times(deciding if something is dark that is). And I was wondering if you could point me in the right direction.

I had this shot regected for category. I had selected dark, but that does not seem to be what it is.
http://i222.photobucket.com/albums/dd69/flyboyseven/CFPCO_CYQQ_092707_6.jpg
I have re uploaded it this time without dark selected, but I am unsure if that is what should happen

Cheers,
Graham


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User currently offlinePsyops From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 1, posted (6 years 9 months 3 weeks 1 day 19 hours ago) and read 3510 times:

Not dark.

Check the meaning of the dark category linked from the upload page - that should give you the answer.


User currently offlineTopGun3 From Canada, joined Aug 2005, 263 posts, RR: 0
Reply 2, posted (6 years 9 months 3 weeks 1 day 13 hours ago) and read 3459 times:

I used to make the same mistake.

Dark is not determined by the "feel" of the picture (eg. dark clouds, in a shadow, etc.), but more a function of the Sun.

If the picture was taken after sunset or before sunrise...it is considered dark. Everything else is not Dark.

hope this helps.

Mark K.



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User currently offlinePtrjong From Netherlands, joined Mar 2005, 3935 posts, RR: 18
Reply 3, posted (6 years 9 months 3 weeks 1 day 12 hours ago) and read 3446 times:

The photo has a red colour cast... If you use Photoshop, press Autocolor and it looks a lot lighter too.

Peter Smile



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User currently offlineBubbles From Canada, joined Apr 2005, 1195 posts, RR: 51
Reply 4, posted (6 years 9 months 3 weeks 1 day 11 hours ago) and read 3441 times:
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Hi

For such shot, 'DARK' should not be selected.

By the way, the overall quality of this image isn't good. It looks to me blurry, oversharpened, and also of a bit JPEG compression. Slight CCW rotation may be needed.

_Hongyin_


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