Alibo5NGN
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Which Way. CW, CCW Or Appeal?

Wed Aug 27, 2008 12:24 pm

This photo has been rejected twice for level. In the first upload, I used the pilars under the helipad as vertical reference points to level the shot. It was rejected. I could not disagree with the Screener as the Manhattan skyline was leaning to the left.

In my second attempt (link below) I used the natural horizon and the Manhattan skyline as reference points. The skyline looks level. The surface/deck of the helipad looks uneven no matter how the shot is leveled. I guess that is how it was built. Any inputs will be appreciated. I have not appealed the shot.

http://www.airliners.net/procphotos/...ikorskyRedoneLevelOffAirportNJ.jpg



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RE: Which Way. CW, CCW Or Appeal?

Wed Aug 27, 2008 12:43 pm

I'd say CCW rotation needed
 
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RE: Which Way. CW, CCW Or Appeal?

Wed Aug 27, 2008 12:55 pm



Quoting Alibo5NGN (Thread starter):

http://www.airliners.net/procphotos/...J.jpg

Not easy but for me is fine like this.
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RE: Which Way. CW, CCW Or Appeal?

Wed Aug 27, 2008 12:57 pm



Quoting PRM (Reply 1):
I'd say CCW rotation needed

second that. skyline still looks unlevel, as does the helipad.
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RE: Which Way. CW, CCW Or Appeal?

Wed Aug 27, 2008 12:59 pm



Quoting PRM (Reply 1):

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Give it .25 deg CCW and should be fine. Might want to crop a bit tighter too - I know you're trying to make the helipad the subject of the photo but there seems to be a lot of dead space.

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RE: Which Way. CW, CCW Or Appeal?

Wed Aug 27, 2008 12:59 pm

On this here screen - admittedly not one I'd ever use for editing - it also looks a tad yellow, and the lines on the helicopter & pad are a bit jagged?
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RE: Which Way. CW, CCW Or Appeal?

Wed Aug 27, 2008 3:53 pm

Need CCW slightly - I can see the skyline is leaning to right a little.
There is too space on upper right sky - try to crop to reduce sky space

With suggestion - photo will be excellent when you wait for sun to go beside or behind you and see colourful skyline

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RE: Which Way. CW, CCW Or Appeal?

Wed Aug 27, 2008 7:03 pm



Quoting TransIsland (Reply 5):
it also looks a tad yellow

Yes, agree. If possible, please get rid of the yellow cast. I did a quick adjust.

Big version: Width: 800 Height: 542 File size: 222kb


Quoting Scotland1979 (Reply 6):
Need CCW slightly

Yes, also agree.

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RE: Which Way. CW, CCW Or Appeal?

Thu Aug 28, 2008 5:01 am

Thank you guys for your inputs and suggestions. It is greatly appreciated.

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