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October 21, 2012
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Make
SONY
Model
DSC-W570
Shutter Speed
10/2500 second
Aperture
F/2.6
Focal Length
5 mm
ISO Speed
80
Date Taken
Oct 21, 2012, 5:35:04 PM
Software
Microsoft Windows Photo Viewer 6.1.7600.16385
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The rainbow colors in my noggin by Maleiva The rainbow colors in my noggin by Maleiva
This effect is obtained by the different densities for each color.

Here a journal detailed how to learn to do this effect: [link]
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Hey!

You wanted me to write you a critique for this one. To begin with; don't mind the stars, they aren't informative at all.

Photographically:
I see that you used a pocketcamera for this one, this will make it a little more difficult for me to help you with what could have been done to change the metadata.
The idea is that you would want a smaller aperture, somthing like f8-11, this would give you much more details due to the increase of depth of field. This would result in a slowershutterspeed, but should be well within the limits of a handheld shot. (You could try landscape mode, this should give you some depth of field in the image, if you can't change the above manually).
Also it seems to me that the focus is a bit off. This gives you a blurry effect to the image. I take it that this was autofocus at play. Remeber that autofocus will seek highlights and contrasty areas when choosing where to place it's focus, so it's somewhat uncontralable. In this case I would recommend you to try several times to see if the focus is where you want it to be, even try to move a bit back from the glass, because you could also crop this later.
I think this is the technical information I think I'll give to you, since you'll see a great improvement if you are able to change these things.

As for the camera, I'm sure it's a good one for your use, just remember to clean the lens from time to time. I can see that you have some smudges on the lens.

And when it comes to cleaning stuff, make sure your subject is squeeky clean as well before shooting it. No one really wants to see a dirty subject unless it's intentionally.

Post-processing:
I'm not familar with Microsofts Photo Viewer, so I can really help you much there, but I would add som contrast to this image and a little saturation to make the colors pop a little more. There are some good free photoeditors online as well, like Picasa and Photoscape - have a look at those two and you'll be happy with the things you're able to do to an image after capturing it.

All in all it's clear to everyone what you're trying to show them, so you've got a simplistic and nice image here. Experiment more with the different settings in your camera, it's imperative to know your cameras pros and cons to be able to understand when to use what to achieve the best possible result :)

Hope this was helpful :)
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:iconasomaguy:
asomaguy Featured By Owner May 11, 2013  Student Digital Artist
Love the colors!!
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:iconmaleiva:
Maleiva Featured By Owner May 12, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
thanks!
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:iconsarielkey:
sarielkey Featured By Owner May 6, 2013  Professional General Artist
Stunning

"A man is what he thinks about all day long."
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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:iconmaleiva:
Maleiva Featured By Owner May 7, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
that message is profound ;D
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:iconbantvetta-feuerengel:
Bantvetta-Feuerengel Featured By Owner Jan 8, 2013  Student Digital Artist
i love the colors they make me wanna go to a rave
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:iconmaleiva:
Maleiva Featured By Owner Jan 9, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
You can try make!
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:icondayarttalent:
Dayarttalent Featured By Owner Jan 8, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Goes well with Eurythmics' She's Invisible Now from 1981.
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:iconmaleiva:
Maleiva Featured By Owner Jan 9, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Oh!
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:iconmusasgal:
musasgal Featured By Owner Jan 8, 2013
that looks sooooooooooo coooooooooooollllllll
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:iconmaleiva:
Maleiva Featured By Owner Jan 9, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Very thankies.
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