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Mini#13 Large Aperture
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1st  kletkeman: A Pair of Kings
2nd  Terraliptar: The Usual Suspects
3rd  goodjohn: Celtic Harp Player
4th  Gerryd04: Afternoon delight
5th  LaRee: Bud Kiss
6th  yaguiz: Wonderful baby
7th  cjimhow: Can You Hear The Music
8th  aprilesole: Fill R Up
9th  SteveBee: Surround Sound
10th  DixieChick: No Respect!
11th  KateRK: Sharp iris, soft background
12th  citymars: Verdigris
13th  Uloo: What about meeeeeee.....
13th  itstom: Blue Iris
15th  phil17: Semi cheating rosebud
16th  melmira: C'mon... We are waiting for you !
16th  B_Algood: Lipstick @ f/2
18th  rafinmelb: Light on the Supreme Court
18th  Andris:
20th  Amartin24: Taciturn Nature
20th  themixguy: Simple Pleasures
22nd  Old Finn: Blueberry flower
23rd  harrie: delicate
24th  Joanne: Fountain in the park
25th  cappy1927: SPRING LOVE
26th  Rutgerbus: Rose
27th  azbeachbum716: Desert Dinosaur
28th  dp: Crab
28th  hifi: Dry Field
30th  B Boop: Iris of the Iris
31st  Plebian: Bounty
32nd  jerseyjim: Outstanding Blue
33rd  Tre_bla: Tears of a Clown
34th  bcorson: Fern and terracota planter
35th  aac: Yellow on Green
36th  vanpraag: Eat me!
37th  alsaluxx: Caged
38th  brinyK9: above the rim
39th  Samanthax047: baby blue
40th  mukulg: Large aperture for a large subject
40th  reginaml: Bright Light Bright Light.
42nd  GThumbtack: ....AKA 'Stone Cold'
42nd  Amberbug: Growing Up
44th  mbbin2: Please
44th  broph: apartment hunting
46th  thevink: Cycle maintenance
47th  talk2cpu: Seeding Time
48th  muddflat: What are YOU looking at, is it the hat?
49th  MLB13: Badlands of South Dakota
Blueberry flower
©2007 Old Finn
Panasonic DMCFZ20
22nd
place,
73
points
1/500s
,
f2.8
,
ISO 80
,
36mm
,
Aperture Priority
,
Center Weighted Average
,
no flash
PostProcessing:
Cropped, histogram, saturation, USM, clarifying tool
Extra Info:
None
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Old Finn
Jun 5, 2007
Thanks for your comments. I tried to play with various croppings, but choosed this. I thought the spider web added something to the empty space, but maybe it`s only distracting.
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Maike13
Jun 3, 2007
I find this composition to be very attractive. I'm still trying to learn what does and doesn't make for good composition so I'll be interested in how this one does. The strand of spider's web is slightly distracting but not to any large degree. I might have brushed it away before shooting or cloned it out in post.
goodjohn
Jun 3, 2007
Nice shallow dof effect and beautiful light, in my TT!
Carlo
aprilesole
Jun 1, 2007
Lovely and unusual. Nice capture~! Good Luck!
dp
Jun 1, 2007
Big aperture shot here. To much space on the right drawing the viewers eye away from the subject. Think I would have croped off a bunch to almost square aspect ratio. Good luck, dp.
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