Challenge of Challenges 2009

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Welcome to the 2009 'Challenge of Challenges.' This challenge has been compiled from all the year's challenge-winning entries to help select the dpreview.com Picture of the Year. If you've been as impressed as we have by the quality of submissions and the imagination of the challenge hosts, make sure you show it by voting and helping to choose 2009's best challenge-winning image.
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by elroyie
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While taking a seascape pictures I saw this fisherman placing his things right in my scene. I decided to include him in my scene, I went little bit back and placed him in the right place in my picture. I prayed that he wouldn't move too much while exposing my picture for 70 sec...
This entry was originally submitted to the Composition: The Rule of Thirds challenge.
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Submitted: Sunday, 23rd August, 2009 21:13 (GMT)
Taken: Friday, 5th December, 2008
Focal length: 17 mm
Shutter speed: 70 sec
Aperture: F11
ISO: 100
Notes: Singh-Ray 4 stops Reverse GRAD ND
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