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I'm in love with FX

Discussion in 'People' started by Mitchell, Aug 1, 2009.

  1. My first FX shot taken today with a D700 and a lowly 50mm, f1.4. Samantha won a close game of "Pretty, pretty princess":tongue:

    Strange catchlights are courtesy of my front door.

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  2. rbalston


    Sep 14, 2008
    Richmond, VA
    Great shot and a very beautiful Samantha! Congrats on the D700. I love mine! Mostly the ability of the great high ISOs and low light shots. Wish I had better glass but what I have is good.
  3. Be-you-tiful! :biggrin: I can't wait to see more from you and the D700......knew you'd love it! :biggrin: :biggrin: Congrats!!!!!!!
  4. Great shot Mitchell! How was NY?
  5. ShamrockK


    Jul 26, 2009
    very nice!
  6. jpfigueiredo


    Oct 3, 2008
    Lovely portrait. :smile:

    How do you get such sharp eyes? Do you sharpen them after resizing, just the eyes?
  7. Hey Mitch..... Samantha is growing up so fast my friend! Does that mean we are getting old???? :biggrin:

    G :cool: 
  8. This shot had no sharpening. Just a crop and levels adjustment.

    Nice lighting + careful focusing = sharp eyes.
  9. We are old! Our kids are growing up so fast.:biggrin:
  10. GlorytheWiz825


    May 17, 2009
    Can't wait for the day when I can afford the D700. :)  Great shot!
  11. Smason


    Jan 6, 2009
    DFW, Texas
    Love it! Great shot, your daughter is very cute too!
  12. The Ben

    The Ben

    Oct 17, 2007
    Houston, Tx
    I really wish my 50 1.4 was that sharp wide open. Anything from F/2 and above, it becomes 'milky'. Good thing my 85 1.4 is tack sharp at 1.4 though, makes up for the lack of sharpness from f/2 to 1.4 on the 50.

    Great shot BTW!
  13. shtarka1


    Feb 1, 2008
    Wonderful shot Mitch!!
  14. beautiful shot.
  15. Gorgeous image of your little princess Mitch!
    I'm with you on FX (D700 for me) - love it.
  16. Oh, what a gorgeous shot. I'm so jealous. I would love a D700, but it's not in the near future......
  17. bradNYC


    Mar 28, 2008
    Mitchell - Great shot, was that with the "d" or "g" lens?
  18. ABrownPhoto


    May 3, 2009
    Los Angeles
    Oh my WOW is she adorable! Awesome DOF and lighting!
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