View Full Version : Xero XIII's Photos.
09-01-2007, 12:54 PM
I bought a new camera yesterday so I can take pictures of things going on around campus (I moved into school this morning), so I spent a bit of time today walking around the area near my dorm and taking pictures of things; mostly Fox Hall, which is across the street, the Merrimack River, which is a few hundred feet from my dorm, and an old bridge which goes over the river.
I'll be taking more pictures as I walk further around the campus.
09-01-2007, 01:14 PM
Some photos are nice ^^;
The first one should be a bit rotated and cropped ... so that the top of the building is horizontal.
Last one is also nice ... just the leaves on the bottom ruins a bit the composition .... some cropping may work ... but then the sun may fall out of the composition :/
Anyway, overall the photos are a bit cold imo ... lots of blue color xD
Edit: small color and contrast correction would be nice. You can also add a slight warmup filter on them.
09-01-2007, 01:21 PM
Hey cool, you moved in this morning? Busy day! (at least for me it always is)
I like how the clouds look above the building, and the building itself is pretty neat. I also liked the textures in the third picture.
09-01-2007, 04:43 PM
Wizzy tells the truth, some colour adjustmets and cropping work would make your photos much better, but you're on the right track, keep taking pics ^^;
09-01-2007, 08:01 PM
oh cool! there is a photography forum now
i love the 3rd picture xero, but i have no clue what it is of
i like the colors on whatever it is though even though im aware that purplish paint is prob not suppose to be there XD
09-06-2007, 01:20 AM
wow xero, i really like that last one the sun behind the tree..and the building pics is pretty sweet.
09-06-2007, 03:32 AM
I'm mad that your sky was so damn pretty today! Mine sucked. =/
09-06-2007, 09:21 PM
I see what Wizzy means by the colors coming across as "cold." Though it works well in the first photo. I agree that it could be made even better, more eye-catching and imposing by cropping and tilting it to get straight lines.
I like the last one very much, but the bottom left corner is too empty for me to enjoy the overall composition. Once I get to that spot, there's nothing to lead my eye back to the rest of the picture.
In terms of composition I like the fifth one best. I think it's due to the "X" shape being off center. I'm a sucker for subjects being off center XD Even so, the lines keep my eyes moving back and forth over the entirety of the picture.
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