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Questions tagged [photo-critique]

This tag should be used for tagging questions about critiquing - not in order to *get* a critique.

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What techniques and concepts did Jan Groover use in this photo?

I found this photo today and really liked it, I'm interested in an analysis of this photograph I've chosen by Jan Groover. Some questions are I have are what techniques are used in the creation and ...
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What techniques and concepts did Joachim Froese use in this black and white photograph of a moth?

I'm interested in an analysis of a photograph I've chosen by Joachim Froese. What techniques are used in the creation and the composition of the photo. What ideas and concepts are involved?
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How to make the signature/watermark look better? [closed]

I recently started to use watermarks/signatures on my pictures and so I was obviously looking for feedback. A lot of my followers think it fits perfect but in the past week 3 of my friends (all of ...
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Checklist for Technical Critique

Is there a checklist that covers the basic technical aspects of a photograph? I assume reviewers for micro stock websites go through a set list of points and professionals have some mental checklist ...
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How should I develop a portfolio for art school?

I am currently in high school developing a portfolio for art school. I would like some advice on how to develop a theme for a portfolio. And any advice as to how to stay consistent with the theme.
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All the things that I did wrong with this shot [closed]

First time ever using flash, so I put the flash with softball attached to it on the ground on the right side of the girl ( left side of the picture ) and took this shot. I would like to know all the ...
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How would an experienced photographer have taken this shot of a man selling old stuff in a city market?

It is less than a month I started photography and find that every day life kind of shooting is one of my interests. So for example here is a shot I took this morning: So I would like to know given ...
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What went wrong with this concert photo and what could I have done to make it better?

I have just started learning and practicing and went out shooting for practice in a local concert at a small bar. Most of my photos have turned out terrible and most of them similar have similar ...
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Is there a set of common criteria for evaluation of photographs?

Is there any set of criteria for evaluating a single picture that is in common use? I have the following situation: I want to write down my criteria on how I rate my pictures. At the moment I give ...
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How to technically evaluate a picture? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What are the criteria to decide whether the photo is technically correct or not? What are all things to review to decide if a picture is technically good or not? For example: ...
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Projector friendly pictures?

I am a member of a photography club. Each time we meet to critique, the pictures are projected on to a wall. Most of the folks complain that the picture quality is quite bad when projected. ...
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How to frame a critique request positively?

On 1x I have been told that I present my critique request negatively: From here: http://1x.com/forum/photo-critique/31716 Does this picture need any composition improvements? Does this ...
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Whom to avoid and whom to pay heed to, while getting a critique on my photograph?

Mattdm had posted this link in a thread somewhere. I found the comments to be sensible!? but at the end realized that it was a piece of dry humor. I have heard several times that you should be very ...
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Where can I get good criticism for my photos? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Where to get community-based feedback on my photos online? How do I give someone a critique of their photograph? So one way to learn something and to be good at it is to let ...
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How to identify my good pictures?

I am a learner. Taking out the camera and taking photos has been easier than choosing the good ones after coming back home. I usually go out and take pictures and when I come back I find it ...
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How do I give someone a critique of their photograph?

I often read about giving and getting critiques on a photograph or series of photographs. Specifically how do I go about giving a critique? What do I say, what points do I want to hit, etc.
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What's the best way to get constructive critique of your photographs?

Whats the best what to get constructive critique of your photographs? I'm thinking along what site or online community provides such things, but I'm open to all answers. If I have a photograph ...
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Where to get community-based feedback on my photos online?

Where can I post my photos and get reviews, comments, and critiques from the community, in order to learn to become a better photographer? Here is a list of places to get feedback. Please use answer ...
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What are the criteria to decide whether a photo is “technically correct” or not?

Here and there, I hear people saying a photo is "technically correct". How can I tell whether a photo is technically correct or not?