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2011 Z1000 Photos. Warning, large pics.

Discussion in 'Bikes' at netrider.net.au started by BennyV, Jul 12, 2011.

  1. Hi guys. I've just joined Netrider so I thought I'd throw up a selection of the photos I've taken of my bike and others.

    I'm still learning my photography craft, but I've got good gear so I don't really have any excuses for crap photos other than myself.

    I'm using a Canon Eos 550d w/18-55mm EFS II IS and 55-250mm EFS II IS Kit lenses.

    Always keen to hear any constructive criticism and tips for improving.



    Enjoy


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    The full collection is Here @ Picasa
     
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  2. VERY Nice!
     
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  3. Great shots!
    Specially the night ones of the Big Z, love the looks of that bike!
    I only got my "baby" Z750 two weeks ago and can't get the grin out of my face :D
     
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  4. This looks sick

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  5. Rode this model last year, it could easily be my next ride. The induction roar is wicked
     
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  6. great shots mate! ps buy some boots
     
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  7. wow for someone still learning those were amazing........................wallpaper worthy.
     
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  8. All good now, please limit your pics to 5 per post.
     
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  9. The pics on the 250r's weren't of me and yeah. We gave him crap for not having boots. The Zed is mine and yes, I love it to bits. Such a great bike.
     
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  10. the black bike in the white space pic is very good
     
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  11. I really liked that pic too. If definitely made the PS "Play with" list

    chermo.
     
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  12. great pics- this bike looks great in black...
    thinking about taking a few happy snaps soon myself, so you've given me some great ideas- thanks...
    i'm pretty sure i've got little or no clue what i'm talking about, but if i was to offer some criticism i would say watch the horizon lines, and maybe photoshop out that yellow barrel in the carpark pic, imo it kind of draws the eye in...
     
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  13. I'll definitely have a crack at that. I honestly never noticed the yellow in the background there, but now you've pointed it out, it stands out like a dog's proverbials.

    Back to PS for me.
     
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  14. maybe just knock the yellow out...
    i'm not too keen on the blur on #11, focus in the original pic is just right to me...
     
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  15. really nice set. is that middle bike the ninja 1000? looks pretty nice.
    Only thing i would do to the pic in the car park is get a bit more contrast in the blacks other than that excellent picture.
     
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  16. My reply seems to have gone missing. Perhaps I shouldn't have attached a pic??

    Anyway - Hello Benny. Nice to see another Brisbane rider with a new black Kawasaki.

    No pic this time.

    [edit] No - wait a minute - there's two of this thread. ... ok - I'm not the sharpest tool in the shed.
     
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  17. Yes, that's my brother's Ninja 1000.

    As far as more contrast, I need to play around with it some more in photoshop to really sort it out. Obviously to get the background that white the photo is overexposed a fair bit. 55mm FL, F/4, 100 ISO, 1.3 Sec Exposure +2 Stops. Should be able to get a bit out messing with curves though.
     
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  18. cool. photoshop lightroom is pretty good program for adjustments like that :)
     
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  19. Love the big Z. Had a sit on one over the weekend and it's an angry looking bike.
     
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  20. Go for an angry ride on one. I swear mine's been plotting to kill me ever since I got it. Awesome piece of machinery.
     
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