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Will an outdoor photo taken in a light drizzle (rain) be interpreted as noise?

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Faunfoto
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Message edited at 02/09/2013, 11:15:16 AM by Faunfoto
I took a number of photos of an historic site while thee was a light drizzle. The effect is that the outdoor image files (nature and historical ruins) look as though they are 'coated' with noise. However, technically, it isn't noise (as far as I can tell) but the effects of the precipitation interacting with the sunlight. Without providing an example, should I be concerned that the images will be interpreted as being too noisy or should I just upload them for submission and provide titles and tags that indicate the photos were taken in the rain?

P.S. Evidence that the images don't contain noise is that using a noise filter does not change any aspect of the image.

Thanks
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Miraclemoments
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Message posted at 02/09/2013, 14:16:35 PM by Miraclemoments
Think of it this way....will it be usable for commercial use. Will someone purchase it for use....would you purchase it if it was someone elses images.
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Positiveflash
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Message edited at 02/10/2013, 01:18:27 AM by Positiveflash
Follow Miraclemoments advice, and then if you still want to submit it use the comments to reviewer to explain the situation.

I have had similar issues with rain drops being back lit by lightning and appearing as large spots.

Here is that image:
   Lightning bolt in heavy rain storm   
It was approved, but has not had any downloads.

Hope this helps.
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Alvera
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Message edited at 02/11/2013, 01:53:32 AM by Alvera
No matter if is 'rain' noise, gaussian noise or common senzor noise, if the image is not technicaly correct at 100% zoom and not appealing for buyers, will be refused. Try to upload only one from the series and wait to see if is ok.
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