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May 4, 2006

Candlepower is a way of measuring how much light is produced by a light bulb,
LED or by striking an arc in a Carbon-Arc spotlight. Candlepower, or CANDELA
is a measure of how much light the bulb produces, measured at the bulb, rather
than how much falls upon the thing you want to light up.

Thursday's Challenge - Power

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Barry S Moore04-Oct-2007 10:50
Very nice b/w composition
Bob Floyd05-May-2006 18:03
Excellent! And a great explanation of candles in terms of measurement.
Mindy McNaugher05-May-2006 02:59
Stunning shot! Love the reflections and composition!
Guest 05-May-2006 02:26
I love the reflections of light... and the composition.
Guest 05-May-2006 01:15
very creative, Faye
so well done
Sheila04-May-2006 23:41
A great interpretation of power! Lovely shot, Faye.
Yvonne04-May-2006 23:39
Lovely reflections!
Char04-May-2006 23:26
An excellent shot. Great black and white. V
Guest 04-May-2006 23:11
i like how the reflected light is dancing off the chess board.
Jola Dziubinska04-May-2006 21:32
Excellent composition and b&w tones, perfect shot.
Carole Stevens04-May-2006 19:40
Beautifully created Faye so atmospheric!
Johnny JAG04-May-2006 18:39
Lovely shot, looks great in b&w
laine8204-May-2006 17:58
Gentle power
Jessica McCollum04-May-2006 17:41
Lovely reflections and treatment! Great job!
Guest 04-May-2006 16:36
Lee Rudd04-May-2006 16:14
let there be light!!!!
J. Scott Coile04-May-2006 15:59
I thought we might be resorting to this last night with the storms pushing through again. Another wonderful B&W. So well composed against that contrasty tile! VOTE!
Scott Browne04-May-2006 14:06
I love this image. Wonderful b&w. Great lighting and reflections.
Guest 04-May-2006 13:28
beautiful!! :) Love the candles and their reflections on that lovely shiny tile :) Excellent! :)
Guest 04-May-2006 12:35
Stunning bw reflections Faye
Guest 04-May-2006 11:55
Those reflections!! Very nice.