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3.01 - "Solid" 

"Tang Portrait" From coloration to shape, when I think of unique, this marine fish comes to mind. If you can catch it in just the right light, the pectoral fins light up like orange fiber optics.

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Brad Hoehne's picture

This is a four-star image for me. I love the low-key lighting and the richness of the color contrast between the orange lighting on the fins and the blue spots. The one tiny thing I'd like to see is a bit more definition in the eyes. But, otherwise, this is National Geographic stuff.

Jeffrey R Farmer's picture

Thanks much, Brad.

Chris Edwards's picture

Well done. I think it would be really easy to have over exposed this image but you nailed it in my opinion.

Jeffrey R Farmer's picture

Thanks, Chris. I almost went with even more contrast, so the the dots would almost appeared to float in thin air (or water), but decided to keep some form visible.

Steven de Vet's picture

Really like it! love the muted blue and purple and the bright orange.

(Watermark is distracting and does take away from the cleanliness of the image. I understand why it's there.. but.. yea.. )

Jeffrey R Farmer's picture

Thanks, Steve.

frankabbott's picture

This was my favorite photo in the contest. I gave you 5 stars

Jeffrey R Farmer's picture

Too kind, but thanks.