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Shades of Me by Qrystal Shades of Me by Qrystal
Sitting on the grass watching the clouds go by one day, I realized I had my camera with me and I should take some pictures. I took off my shades and jabbed them into the ground, and began to paw through my backpack, pondering how I could best capture the texture of the clouds. Will the sky be too bright? What could I use in the foreground to give interest to the picture? Hmmm, decisions decisions. Ah, there's that camera. *starts unzipping the case*

As I turn my head, my eye catches light reflected from the glasses. I look more carefully, and I gasp! There are those lovely clouds I was admiring, reflected and dimmed just enough for me to take their picture!! I lean forward, examining different angles that I can shoot... and I see my own reflection. Well, that was it, that totally geeked me out -- I instantly started having visions of using the picture as an avatar on the many places I have an online presence. Like here...

And so I now cheerfully present the whole image, framed exactly the way I originally intended it to be. Ta-daahh!!
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Goldey--Too Featured By Owner Aug 25, 2007
This is a wonderful shot, ~Qrystal! I love the angle, the clouds and that you're barely visible. Kinda like a shadow. Great reflection and idea! :XD:
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Qrystal Featured By Owner Sep 30, 2007
Thank you so much!! :) Your comment warms my heart. And I love your sig!!
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February 6, 2006
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Camera Data

Make
Canon
Model
Canon PowerShot A75
Shutter Speed
1/403 second
Aperture
F/2.8
Focal Length
5 mm
Date Taken
Sep 24, 2004, 5:12:40 PM
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