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Lens: SMC Pentax-FA 77mm F1.8 Limited Camera: Pentax K-3 Photo Location: Alnarpsparken, Sweden ISO: 400 Shutter Speed: 1/125s Aperture: F2.4 
Posted By: DonThomaso, 07-23-2014, 02:59 PM

Got a chance to work with the new but talented model Erica, lots of excellent images in this session! Erica did the hair herself and Josephine Caspari did the makeup. Enjoy!

Pentax K-3, SMC Pentax-FA 77mm F1.8 Limited. 1/125 sec at f/2.5, ISO 400.


Pentax K-3, SMC Pentax-FA 77mm F1.8 Limited. 1/125 sec at f/2.5, ISO 400.


Pentax K-3, SMC Pentax-FA 77mm F1.8 Limited. 1/125 sec at f/2.5, ISO 400.

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07-24-2014, 09:00 AM   #2
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Excellent light, and I really like you post processing style.
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Excellent work, almost a fifties feel about the first image.
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Wonderful photo's. Nice light indeed

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Excellent images Don, I do like all of them but the first one would be my favourite.
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Capturing the light defines these images. Can't make up my mind which I like best.
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nicely done!
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Thank you for your kind words! The natural light (with a reflector) was perfect, but it was just around sunset so the I had to bump the ISO a bit, luckily still in acceptable range for the K-3

The full set is on flickr with additional pictures like this one. The swirl to the left of the model is without PP, just a perfect combination of foreground and background leaves and a little bit of FA43 magic

Pentax K-3, SMC Pentax-FA 43mm F1.9 Limited. 1/100 sec at f/2.2, ISO 1600.


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Very nice, Don Thomaso. The circular bokeh is very unique! Lovely model, also.

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That girl is absolutely statuesque, great captures.

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Excellent work - by all parties.
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The first two shots are brilliant, especially for the quirky poses which lighten the mood.
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These are so good, was this shoot for her portfolio or something? She would be extremely pleased with the results I would imagine. So good!!!!
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Thank you for all you nice comments! They where shot as a collaboration for each of our portfolios, me as a photographer, the model (Erica) and the makeup artist (Josephine). I'll be sure to pass on the respective comments
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