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PostPosted: Wed Jul 14, 2010 7:10 pm 
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Hi Guys,

Could I have your opinion on my photo I took a few weeks ago.

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v655/ ... bucket.jpg

I have a Canon 450D
Standard 18 - 55 lens

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Hi ritchievalens,

May I wish you a warm welcome to the CameraLabs forum.

Interesting photo but I find it difficult to look at. :oops: Depth of field is too extreme for me with not even the whole head in sharp focus. Central placement and a distracting background don't work for me either but those are all very personal views and not only may others more artistically literate than I find a lot to like but the effects I describe may be exactly what you wanted.

So please don't take my thoughts too seriously. Don't forget our monthly On Assignment competition.

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PostPosted: Wed Jul 14, 2010 8:02 pm 
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Bob,

Thanks for your comments.
This was one of the first pics I took with my new Canon 450D, and it was also behind glass at the Reptile aquarium, and the little critter wouldnt stay still :-)

Ritchie


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You can try cropping a bit from the right to get rid of that black bit, which is distracting.

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