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Please Help Me To Find The Dust-Spot  
User currently offlineCarlos From Germany, joined Feb 2006, 225 posts, RR: 1
Posted (6 years 9 months 2 days 19 hours ago) and read 3941 times:
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Hi,

this one has been rejected as dirty.

http://www.airliners.net/addphotos/r...tions/big/20080228_YR-ASD_1902.jpg

I can't find the dustspot. Can you help me?

Thanks in advance.

Klaus

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User currently offlineBobbinz From United Kingdom, joined May 2006, 11 posts, RR: 0
Reply 1, posted (6 years 9 months 2 days 19 hours ago) and read 3930 times:

Hi Klaus

Can't see anything obvious after equalizing but what's that on the nose wheel?


User currently offlineCarlos From Germany, joined Feb 2006, 225 posts, RR: 1
Reply 2, posted (6 years 9 months 2 days 19 hours ago) and read 3922 times:
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I don't know. It is also in the original picture. Seems to be a shadow.
Do you think I should appeal?


User currently offlinePhilhyde From United States of America, joined Aug 2003, 678 posts, RR: 1
Reply 3, posted (6 years 9 months 2 days 17 hours ago) and read 3903 times:

Here is the photo equalized, if it helps. I don't see any dust spots.

Big version: Width: 1200 Height: 812 File size: 307kb



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User currently offlineBobbinz From United Kingdom, joined May 2006, 11 posts, RR: 0
Reply 4, posted (6 years 9 months 2 days 11 hours ago) and read 3876 times:



Quoting Carlos (Reply 2):
Do you think I should appeal?

Up to you Klaus, depends if that was the reason it was rejected....was hoping for more input from others


User currently offlineScotland1979 From United States of America, joined Feb 2005, 548 posts, RR: 12
Reply 5, posted (6 years 9 months 2 days 10 hours ago) and read 3870 times:
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Quoting Carlos (Thread starter):
I can't find the dustspot. Can you help me?

Can see dirty spot above plane (straight above "A" - TAROM)

Quoting Philhyde (Reply 3):
Here is the photo equalized, if it helps. I don't see any dust spots.

With equalize - can see 4 spots on upper left corner



dust spots are tought job to do with lens and camera - can be frustrated to most photographers included myself



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User currently offlineBrianW999 From United Kingdom, joined Dec 2003, 312 posts, RR: 5
Reply 6, posted (6 years 9 months 2 days 10 hours ago) and read 3866 times:

Appeal it......and suggest that the screener cleans his glasses !!!

User currently offlineRanger703 From United Kingdom, joined Jun 2005, 157 posts, RR: 0
Reply 7, posted (6 years 9 months 1 day 19 hours ago) and read 3827 times:

I'd appeal also,I can't see any dust spots at all.

I queried this shot recently and was told I was seeing things when I mentioned the dust spots.If you want to see what I mean equalise this image.....

http://www.airliners.net/photo/KLM---Royal/Boeing-737-406/1327659/L/

If your image is classed as dirty this one is positively filthy,but then again it does belong to a screener!

Regards


User currently offlineCarlos From Germany, joined Feb 2006, 225 posts, RR: 1
Reply 8, posted (6 years 9 months 1 day 18 hours ago) and read 3820 times:
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It was accepted after appeal. Thanks to all for your help!

Klaus


User currently offlineSilver1SWA From United States of America, joined Mar 2004, 4851 posts, RR: 26
Reply 9, posted (6 years 9 months 1 day 18 hours ago) and read 3815 times:
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Quoting Ranger703 (Reply 7):
I queried this shot recently and was told I was seeing things when I mentioned the dust spots.If you want to see what I mean equalise this image.....

http://www.airliners.net/photo/KLM---Royal/Boeing-737-406/1327659/L/

If your image is classed as dirty this one is positively filthy,but then again it does belong to a screener!

Bad form dude.



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User currently offlineRanger703 From United Kingdom, joined Jun 2005, 157 posts, RR: 0
Reply 10, posted (6 years 9 months 1 day 18 hours ago) and read 3811 times:



Quoting Silver1SWA (Reply 9):
Bad form dude.

Why bad form? Perfectly reasonable to compare in my opinion,thats what the forum is for is it not?. I queried this with the photographer concerned, even pointing out the dust spots,I'm fully aware of Tim's status but come on these are blatant!

3 screeners passed the pic and I'm just slightly concerned as to how and why?

Regards

Andy


User currently offlineDvincent From United States of America, joined Jan 2007, 1746 posts, RR: 11
Reply 11, posted (6 years 9 months 1 day 16 hours ago) and read 3801 times:
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Quoting Ranger703 (Reply 10):

Why bad form? Perfectly reasonable to compare in my opinion,thats what the forum is for is it not?. I queried this with the photographer concerned, even pointing out the dust spots,I'm fully aware of Tim's status but come on these are blatant!

You are right in that there's a few dust spots (I can count at least three) but you won't really change anyone's opinion going about this way.

Besides, they are nearly invisible without an equalize and they don't exactly detract from the shot... *shrug*



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User currently offlineSilver1SWA From United States of America, joined Mar 2004, 4851 posts, RR: 26
Reply 12, posted (6 years 9 months 1 day 8 hours ago) and read 3770 times:
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Quoting Ranger703 (Reply 10):
Why bad form? Perfectly reasonable to compare in my opinion,thats what the forum is for is it not?. I queried this with the photographer concerned, even pointing out the dust spots,I'm fully aware of Tim's status but come on these are blatant!

3 screeners passed the pic and I'm just slightly concerned as to how and why?

Trust me, I feel your pain. We all notice these things from time to time. However, calling a photographer out in a public forum is generally frowned upon here and you wont get much support doing so.

Quoting Dvincent (Reply 11):
Besides, they are nearly invisible without an equalize and they don't exactly detract from the shot...

But in all fairness, if a shot is rejected for barely visible dust spots, then no shot should be acceptable with barely visible dust spot whether they detract from the shot or not.



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User currently offlineDvincent From United States of America, joined Jan 2007, 1746 posts, RR: 11
Reply 13, posted (6 years 9 months 1 day 8 hours ago) and read 3768 times:
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Quoting Silver1SWA (Reply 12):
But in all fairness, if a shot is rejected for barely visible dust spots, then no shot should be acceptable with barely visible dust spot whether they detract from the shot or not.

True.



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