Challenge #7 in the Pari's Series series. Hosted by Parinita Salian.
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Submit images that have an eerie feeling to it. Moonlit haunted castles, wild trees, wrecked ships....but definitely not pictures taken during a Halloween costume party.
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Medusa's stare
by owenb
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Spotted this amongst of series of statues in the Natural History Museum in London - it's in their 'Elements' section (although bearing in mind this was a couple of years ago it may have moved!). I had to duck down to get the angle as the statues are actually roughly eye level - well, they are if you're 6'2" like me! ;)
Submitted: Saturday, 14th February, 2009 12:24 (GMT)
Taken: Saturday, 16th September, 2006
Focal length: 46 mm
Shutter speed: 1/10 sec
Aperture: F5.6
ISO: 1000
Notes: Handheld - I squeezed off a lot of shots to make sure I got one sharp! Blurry border round the edge added in Photoshop as I was quite keen on the effect at the time, as well as the slightly cross-processed look which comes from a Curve adjustment layer.
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