Creative bokeh

Challenge #4 in the Photo chat series. Hosted by AndrePooh, barb_s.
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***This is a complex challenge. Please read challenge comments below and click "show full rules" to understand the mechanism of this challenge.**** Bokeh is usually an unintended out of focus effect, show us a photo (ONE only - not two) in which bokeh is part of the compostion to highlight the subject (see example). However, entry in this challenge also obliges to give comments about all other entries in the series. Eventually you may enter an improved version of the first photo. See additional rules. You are encouraged to provide early comments during the submission stage to allow contestants to create an improved photo to submit before voting begins
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Earth Goddess
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Submitted: Friday, 6th January, 2012 12:23 (GMT)
Taken: Friday, 30th December, 2011
Focal length: 130 mm
Shutter speed: 1/500 sec
Aperture: F4.2
ISO: 200
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