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Happy thoughts

Discussion in 'People' started by Elf_8, Jul 6, 2005.

  1. A night gazer aboard a ship. He was spotting Venus and Saturn with some of the largest binoculars I have ever seen. Another passion that brings a little moment of eternity, or this at least is what I read on his face.
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    Date Taken: 2005-06-08 20:43:44
    Make: NIKON D70
    Size: 800x532
    Aperture: f/4.0
    Focal Length: 135mm
    Exposure Time: 0.0166s (5/300)
    Exposure Program: Aperture priority
    Exposure Bias: 0
  2. tweber


    Feb 12, 2005
    St. Louis
    Nice photo, Christian. It's almost a two color portrait. I enjoy reading your interpretations and reflections as well.

  3. background?


    The colors are great...How did you process the background? I think that is what makes your subject pop!

  4. Well done Christian. Liked your thoughts that went with it.
  5. Re: background?

    Mike, thanks for asking. The only postprocess involved here is some D-Lighting within Nikon Capture. The background is from a shallow DOF (f4 at an equivalent of about 200 mm) toward the foamy trail left behind by the ship.
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