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Lens: auto chinon 135 2.8 Camera: k3 Photo Location: Greece ISO: 200 Shutter Speed: 1/750s Aperture: F4 
Posted By: phoenixvision, 11-05-2014, 01:12 AM

Had a good run out with this 135 prime....I left the clarity alone...it has a soft but still sharp feel......my car worked well in the back to add some color....

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11-05-2014, 05:03 AM   #2
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I love the color in this and your use of the relatively shallow DoF to bring attention to specific areas of the flower and leaves. The brilliant red color in that smooth bokeh really make the subject pop. I believe every photograph should be viewed through the lens of the artist's intent, and I feel yours is clear here and that you did a great job achieving your objective.
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Thanks so much for your warm words....The sunflower is such a heavily photographed model, I wanted to do a portrait in a more unexpected way and try to grab the benefits of my less used auto chinon lens....I'm glad it resonated for you....photo shooting....an ongoing treasure hunt!
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QuoteOriginally posted by phoenixvision Quote
Had a good run out with this 135 prime....I left the clarity alone...it has a soft but still sharp feel......my car worked well in the back to add some color....
nice smooth bokeh! well done

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