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Posted By: HogRider, 02-20-2007, 10:51 AM

DS with Sigma 24mm EX @ F1.8
I just "found" that one when weeding through my work folders


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02-20-2007, 11:18 AM   #2
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WOW! Lots of detail on that cactus, and then the background...whoa what an backdrop!
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Great shot Hogrider, the highlights in the background really make this one special.

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Now that is different.....I like the compo and understand why you used the 1.8 pretty much wide open....the extremes of focal contrast gives me the feeling I am looking at a distant painted backdrop. Still it bothers my eyes almost as if I had on my reading glasses and looked up.

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Good shot Hog Rider. Great light in the back ground. I also have this lens, its a good tool.
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Great shot, hog rider. Sucks you in like a beautuful big sponge.
"Sharp" foreground (pardon the pun) and rich bokeh reminds me of shots I've taken with my Sigma 50mm 2.8 ex macro. Such interesting color! Freddy
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Thanks all for the comments and critique. I admit the photo is a little bit "experimental" but lately I am totally into this type of stuff. Probably hanging out too much at deviantArt.com
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