Challenge of Challenges 2010

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Welcome to the 2010 'Challenge of Challenges.' This is our second annual 'Picture of the Year' competition, contested by some of the leading challenge-winning images from the past twelve months. With over 1200 challenges completed this year, we were unable to include every winning entry so instead are asking you to vote on the 100 most voted-for challenge-winners of 2010.
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Mother and Child
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China, Yunnan province, Yuanyang county, 2010. This is a family of Hani nationality (Hani live in Yunnan province of China, Vietnam and Burma). I was waiting for sunrise in terrace fields standing just on the roof of their house (certainly for some fee). But sunlight is too sparse that day and water in the fields had a grayish cast. So after an hour or so and almost hundred worthless landscape photos I gave up. The village was waking up just below my feet and teemed with life. I went downstairs
This entry was originally submitted to the Masterclass: Lighting (non-flash) challenge.
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Submitted: Tuesday, 20th April, 2010 02:51 (GMT)
Taken: Tuesday, 16th March, 2010
Focal length: 50 mm
Shutter speed: 1/100 sec
Aperture: F1.2
ISO: 100
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