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We must love in such a way that those we care for feel free



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Top Shot Award 22
Contest Finalist in Behind You Photo Contest
Contest Finalist in My Best Shot Photo Contest Vol 7
Contest Finalist in Experimental Photography Project
People's Choice in Looks Mysterious Photo Contest
Contest Finalist in Looks Mysterious Photo Contest
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Color Explorer Photo ContestTop 10 rank
Color Explorer Photo ContestTop 10 rank week 1
Picturing Other Species Photo ContestTop 10 rank
Where Is The Face Photo ContestTop 10 rank
Looking At Faces Photo ContestTop 10 rank
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Anything Animals Photo ContestTop 10 rank
Anything Animals Photo ContestTop 10 rank week 1
Behind You Photo ContestTop 10 rank
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My Best Shot Photo Contest Vol 7Top 10 rank
My Best Shot Photo Contest Vol 7Top 10 rank week 1
Portraits With Depth Photo ContestTop 10 rank
Portraits With Depth Photo ContestTop 10 rank week 1
Creative Landscapes Photo Contest vol3Top 10 rank
Experimental Photography ProjectTop 10 rank
Experimental Photography ProjectTop 10 rank week 1
Creative Landscapes Photo Contest vol3Top 10 rank week 1
The Clouds And The Sunlight Photo ContestTop 10 rank
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Special Moments Photo ContestTop 20 rank
Beautiful Islands Photo ContestTop 30 rank
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Covers Photo Contest Vol 51Top 10 rank
Covers Photo Contest Vol 51Top 10 rank week 1
Social Exposure Photo Contest Vol 18Top 10 rank
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14 Comments | Report
keepclicking
 
keepclicking December 29, 2018
Crazy capture
aprilef62274 Platinum
 
aprilef62274 December 30, 2018
Beautifully done composition.
elizabethpapadopoulos
 
elizabethpapadopoulos December 30, 2018
El Greco artistry WELL DONE!!!!!
randyblack Platinum
 
randyblack December 31, 2018
Excellent creativity!
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randyblack December 31, 2018
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Hwphotos
 
Hwphotos January 14, 2019
Really cool photo
ripoff
 
ripoff February 02, 2019
Love this
gman176
 
gman176 March 24, 2019
Magnificent! :)
DRAGONFLY59
 
DRAGONFLY59 April 03, 2019
epic photo, up, up up, beautiful colors
MarkyWilliamsPhotography
 
MarkyWilliamsPhotography April 03, 2019
Love the yellow
Carioline PRO
 
Carioline October 17, 2019
Wonderful
CPKphoto
 
CPKphoto October 03, 2020
magnifique
DAsEye PRO+
 
DAsEye April 01, 2021
A beautiful and very artistic image
Romea PRO+
 
Romea Aug 25
"How great it is to fly!

Behind The Lens

Location
This photo is a composite image of multiple photos in one. The birds, tree log, man in the rain coat, sky and ocean are all separate photos taken at different times. The ocean was shot in California in the year of 2017. The man in the rain coat was shot in my front yard (it's me) and the tree stump is from a neighborhood next to where I live when I was on a morning stroll with my camera. It happened to be a particularly foggy day that day, and when I saw that tree stump I just knew it would be good for a photo eventually.
Time
Each piece was shot on a cloudy or overcast day. I have found when shooting composite shots, the best lighting is a flat style lighting which you can get in overcast light. This way when you are creating your image, it is easier to create the desired lighting in post.
Lighting
The lighting of all the images besides the sky and ocean was shot in overcast light. I have found that shooting in overcast light, it's easier to blend the images into any lighting when doing composite shots.
Equipment
I used a Canon 5D Mark 4, a Canon 24-70mm f4.0 lens and a tripod.
Inspiration
I always enjoy shots with ravens or crows. I own a birdcage and I thought a good metaphor for letting the people you care about be free was to use crows and have them flying from the cage as if they had just been set free.
Editing
Yes, I mentioned above in some of the other questions, but this photo is very heavily post processed. First I build the image in photoshop, then brought it into Lightroom for a first round of coloring, then back to photoshop for final coloring details.
In my camera bag
It varies depending on the shoot. But you can always find a Canon 5D Mark 4 and a 24-70mm Lens in my bag :)
Feedback
I feel I also mentioned this above but primarily, shoot in flat lighting or create the lighting that you are going to want in your final image while shooting your individual images.

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