Chess 8: Royal family by Lenka


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Playing chess late in the night…

June 2008. Canon EOS 300X, Sigma 28-135. Post-processing: retouch, sharpening, brightness correction, convert to B&W, crop.

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Lenka tries to capture positive emotions. Her work features images highlighting inner and outer beauty of various subjects. She loves finding unique and unexpected perspectives of subjects normally considered as ordinary.

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  • jfpictures
    jfpicturesabout 6 years ago

    This one is my favourite so far! Well done.

  • Alf Caruana
    Alf Caruanaabout 6 years ago

    hey theres an idea glow in the dark chess pieces. well done Lenka

  • elisab
    elisababout 6 years ago

    Fantastic work with the Chess pieces. Direct lighting on the middle of the board too.

  • Kurt  Tutschek
    Kurt Tutschekabout 6 years ago

    excellent! great light and perfect dof.

  • Antanas
    Antanasabout 6 years ago

    Great capture

  • Astrid Pardew
    Astrid Pardewalmost 6 years ago

    Very clever use of light!

  • Damian
    Damianalmost 6 years ago

    Cool perspective.

  • ienemien
    ienemienalmost 6 years ago

    Ohhhh this is so nice…. I love BW and play with light. Glad to see you are Dutch too :-))) Bye…Ien.

  • JimFilmer
    JimFilmerover 5 years ago

    Hi Lenka,
    Your image has been uploaded into the hottest Photogrpahy 101’s coolest forum How am I doing now?
    Please drop by and join in the discussions,

    Regards, … Jim

  • Taylor Sawyer
    Taylor Sawyerover 5 years ago

    It will be featured with the rest of the top ten and two honorable mentions. Please make sure to submit it to the group NOW so that it may be featured!

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