Forgot Password
Pentax Camera Forums Home
 

Reply
Show Printable Version Search this Thread
08-30-2008, 08:36 AM   #31
Veteran Member
jamonation's Avatar

Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: Toronto
Photos: Gallery
Posts: 364
Just starting out learning about portraits, these 2 didn't turn out too badly I think. FA 50mm @ f2.8:






Last edited by jamonation; 08-30-2008 at 08:46 AM.
08-30-2008, 09:10 AM   #32
Veteran Member
Stratman's Avatar

Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: St Louis, Missouri U S A
Photos: Gallery | Albums
Posts: 2,464
QuoteOriginally posted by Igilligan Quote
Stratman... I love this first image. The model is beautiful, the muted colors spot on and the composition with the car in the shadows... Love it, Love it...

And of course, the little girl is a doll, another great family shot from the 50's
Thanks Gus !! I got really lucky with that night shot, took about 5 photos of that girl, and that is the only one I managed to nail focus on, haha. That was just a flood light we put out so we could keep playing washers after dark on the 4th of July.

The shots of the little girls you posted are awesome, great lil' models you have there !!
08-30-2008, 03:28 PM   #33
Pentaxian
jgredline's Avatar

Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: LosAngeles, Ca.
Photos: Albums
Posts: 10,530
Original Poster
Ok here is one from the last roll of film I shot.
My wife Kerrie and son Daniel...Gosh How I love this women....
08-30-2008, 08:19 PM   #34
Senior Member




Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: India
Posts: 162
My first few with 50mm





08-30-2008, 10:12 PM   #35
Veteran Member




Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: Pennsylvania, USA
Photos: Gallery | Albums
Posts: 798
SMC-M 50mm on K20D



08-30-2008, 10:23 PM   #36
Pentaxian
jgredline's Avatar

Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: LosAngeles, Ca.
Photos: Albums
Posts: 10,530
Original Poster
08-31-2008, 01:09 AM   #37
Site Supporter
John Araki's Avatar

Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: Makawao, HI
Photos: Gallery
Posts: 194
a50/1.7 on K10D





08-31-2008, 06:17 AM   #38
New Member




Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Hong Kong
Posts: 19
From my first weekend of SLR usage (K200D, FA 50/1.4), taken around my flat in Hong Kong. 4 are post-processed, 2 are not.

Ts = 8 sec f/8


f/2.4


f/2






f/8


08-31-2008, 06:51 AM   #39
Site Supporter
AbeFroman's Avatar

Join Date: May 2007
Location: Winnipeg, Canada
Photos: Gallery
Posts: 34
great shots!!

Here are a couple shots from my Pentax 50mm 1.2, it's one of my favorite lenses.






Cheers,

Last edited by AbeFroman; 08-31-2008 at 06:58 AM.
08-31-2008, 07:09 AM   #40
Senior Member
wavecurrent's Avatar

Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Kiruna, Sweden
Posts: 147
Here's another one with the FA50 from yesterday, lots of PP

Mike

Last edited by wavecurrent; 03-17-2011 at 02:58 AM.
08-31-2008, 07:33 AM   #41
Loyal Site Supporter




Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: Bronx NY
Photos: Gallery | Albums
Posts: 5,599
Love how the christmas lights came out in this one. One of the spires of a model of St. Patricks Cathedral, shot at the annual Christmas electric train show at NYBG.
FA 50mm 1.4




"K" 50mm 1.2




NaCl(love my 'fast fiftys' )H2O
08-31-2008, 05:50 PM   #42
Pentaxian
Arpe's Avatar

Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: New Zealand
Photos: Gallery | Albums
Posts: 4,330
QuoteOriginally posted by rover Quote
This is a winner for me. I do find the young lady's braces on her lower teeth a little distracting, but I love the shot overall. Very well done. I would love to be able to do this type of shot myself.
Cheers mate, appreciate it.
Don't ask me how I did it though as I couldn't tell you! Just mucking around with the camera, then mucking around on the computer!
08-31-2008, 07:12 PM   #43
Senior Member




Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Brisbane, Australia
Photos: Gallery
Posts: 138
Caught this one on my M50 f/1.7 @ f/2.8 I think, ISO1600 on the K100D. No PP apart from white balance and a run through Noise Ninja.

08-31-2008, 08:17 PM   #44
Veteran Member
jamonation's Avatar

Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: Toronto
Photos: Gallery
Posts: 364
Here's one from the other day, FA 50mm, f2.8, 1/1000s:

08-31-2008, 08:56 PM   #45
Lens Buying Addict
monochrome's Avatar

Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Kirkwood (St. Louis) MO
Photos: Gallery | Albums
Posts: 19,441
QuoteOriginally posted by Arpe Quote
I'd be interested in people's thoughts on this one. Some like it, others definitely don't!
Well maybe you have to have been the parent of a teenaged girl to like the photo. It (you?) captures the innocence and optimism of youth combined with the signals of impending transition to adult challenges and pains.

The braces don't bother me at all - in fact they are integral to my impression of the capture - transition / transformation. Sometimes the technical aspect of the art has to take a back seat to the reality of the image.

Yes, a very pretty girl with light in her eyes and playfulness in her smile - well done.
Reply

Bookmarks
  • Submit Thread to Facebook Facebook
  • Submit Thread to Twitter Twitter
  • Submit Thread to Digg Digg
Tags - Make this thread easier to find by adding keywords to it!
50mm, k-mount, pentax lens, slr lens, thread
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
4 Lenses at 50mm - Very Wide Images code4code5 Pentax SLR Lens Discussion 1 11-09-2009 02:11 AM
Sigma 17-70 at 50mm - Very Wide Images code4code5 Pentax SLR Lens Discussion 3 11-08-2009 04:04 AM
Industar 61 - 50mm F2.8 macro images Igilligan Pentax SLR Lens Discussion 6 05-02-2009 09:59 AM
FA 50mm f1.4 images hsuperb0i Pentax SLR Lens Discussion 10 05-23-2008 12:30 PM
Please post comparisons images between the 18-55mm kit lens, SMC A 1.7 and 2.0 50mm. shaolin95 Pentax SLR Lens Discussion 21 02-10-2008 07:39 PM



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 03:54 PM. | See also: NikonForums.com, part of our network of photo forums!
  • Red (Default)
  • Green
  • Gray
  • Dark
  • Dark Yellow
  • Dark Blue
  • Old Red
  • Old Green
  • Old Gray
  • Dial-Up Style
Hello! It's great to see you back on the forum! Have you considered joining the community?
register
Creating a FREE ACCOUNT takes under a minute, removes ads, and lets you post! [Dismiss]
Top