Composition: The World Askew

Challenge #16 in the Ways of Seeing series. Hosted by jezsik.
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Traditionally, photos are always taken level with the horizon. That's because that's the way we see the world ... but it's not always the way we feel about the world. An image with a tilted horizon is disturbing to our senses, but that's exactly why it can be powerful. Show us an image that gains power through a tilted angle. (Note Addition rules)
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Wine glass tilted at an angle, then shot with camera at similar angle to vreate the illusion of an upright glass with wine askew.
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Submitted: Sunday, 8th November, 2009 11:50 (GMT)
Taken: Friday, 5th December, 2008
Focal length: 37 mm
Shutter speed: 1/400 sec
Aperture: F5.4
ISO: 100
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