The Finishing Touches to Perfection by PolarityPhoto

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Nurse Katherine adjusts the collar of her nurse’s uniform in the 3rd floor bathroom of New York’s Charcoal & Fog Psychiatric Center’s Women’s Ward. [1867-1970’s]

From 8.24.08’s 1950’s/One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest theme shoot.

Canon EOS 30D >> 50mm f/1.8 @ 3.4 >> ISO 340 >> AWB >> Ambient Lighting

Processing: RAW format & In Camera Noise Reduction >> ACR 4.5 >> Photoshop CS3

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  • midzing
    midzingabout 6 years ago

    love this,,, fantastic shot,,, well done

  • blackoutangel
    blackoutangelabout 6 years ago

    i still don’t get – even with the change – how the nurse’s outfit looks so clean in this place. that’s a great contrast in and of itself!

  • shakey
    shakeyabout 6 years ago

    brilliant work.

  • Glenn-Patrick Ferguson
    Glenn-Patrick ...about 6 years ago

    Very cool shoot-I’d like to see more-great idea.

  • Ben Herman
    Ben Hermanabout 6 years ago

    good narrative, great model.

  • Cora Wandel
    Cora Wandelabout 6 years ago

    This is a great photo, the image of the nurse in this old bathroom is very unique, finely detailed, and fascinating to look at. Love your brief commentary, it defines it all perfectly. – Cora

  • LindaR
    LindaRabout 6 years ago

    excellent ~ the feeling inside from her expression and the environment ~ lighting ~ all of it ~ drew me in from the thumbnail ~ brilliant!! xx

  • Amanda Kolowski
    Amanda Kolowskialmost 6 years ago

    i don’t know a lot of people who like shooting abandonment. people think I’m insane but I love your work! This one especially! I LOVE this shot! I need to get some models in my abandoned buildings!

  • funkybunch
    funkybunchalmost 6 years ago

    great work, great image

  • Michael J Armijo
    Michael J Armijoover 5 years ago

    Beautiful candid…Love your work. ;)

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