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Women over 40

This series is about them, Their homes and environments and their expressions. I only utilize the lighting that is available in their environment although repositioned. There is no PS work other than levels and unsharpen mask. The images are shot RAW with no filters or tricks. This is what you get and with the 5 ladies I am shooting for this series I wanted it as real and as exposing as they wish to include all the wounderful imperfections.

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Javed Rassi , January 28, 2006; 03:18 P.M.

Randall, the lighting is harsh, I do like her pose even her leg sticking out the way it is. Converting it to B&W might work to your advantage. Thanks for sharing.

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Randall Paul , January 28, 2006; 03:36 P.M.

Thanks Javed. It is her Little halogen light by her piano which she plays. Again this series is more environmental then set up with reflectors, soft boxes and modeling lights. So my rule for this series is for only using available light. Be good and thanks RP

Christopher Leith , January 28, 2006; 05:19 P.M.

Lighting a little harsh, but I know that you were taking as you received! Very pensive, thoughful pose!

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Michael Raddatz , January 28, 2006; 07:41 P.M.

Beautiful work!

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ric douglas , January 28, 2006; 09:51 P.M.

I like this - you explained the environment and how the image was taken, and made a great shot within the limitations of that environment. Now that's photography!

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piero cruciatti , January 29, 2006; 06:54 A.M.

wonferful lightnign on her white clothes. Also like the hand mirroring in the piano on the upper left side

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Anthony Stubbs , January 31, 2006; 05:00 A.M.

impact plus

Though I don't understand why you are referring to 'their age and imperfections'?

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Randall Paul , February 01, 2006; 01:09 P.M.

Hi Anthony. Because the subject is over 40 so that was to be clarified for content purposes. Imperfections is referered to more to the style of imagery. Most images here on photo.net are flawlessly presented. Models that are selected for their youthful looks etc. My comments are purely about showing that beauty is not always about perfection in fact what others may deem imperfect, I find interesting and attractive. So this series is to celebrate the beauty of older women in a very none stylelized setup. Hope that has clarified this for you. Thanks Randall

Jan Kellgren , February 03, 2006; 02:36 A.M.

I love this picture!

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steve cobb , December 03, 2013; 03:39 P.M.

Women over 40

Hi I would Love to know if they are any way I could inquire about How I could get photo,s of this Women if it is possible got all the pic,s that was on site just wondering if it was possible that you all would have any more pictures of this Lady I could obtain I would appreciate it greatly

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steve cobb , December 03, 2013; 03:45 P.M.

love these pics of this lady I would love to be able to obtain more pics of this Lady if you all have please get back with me and let me know how to obtain some more of these pics

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steve cobb , December 28, 2013; 07:09 P.M.

would love to see more photo.s of this Women if possable

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