Prime Lens - Focal Length Equal Human Eye 2/2

Challenge #17 in the Who Knows... series. Hosted by blosshapperter.
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Show me your very best picture using a prime length equal to human eye (43 mm AFAIK). A normal prime lens was usually 40-55mm on "full frame" SLRs - in practice, it was most commonly 50mm supplied as a "kit" lens. Building a lens of this focal length seems to be rather easy, there are a lot of very nice and sometimes even cheap lenses out there. Aperture (F stop) and DOF (depth of field) shouldn't matter, but I expect some beautiful examples of (very) narrow depth of field. Please do confine to available light (no flash) and leave any macro shots in the drawer.
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Taken with 50 mm lens on Canon 40 D body.
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Submitted: Thursday, 11th April, 2013 19:28 (GMT)
Taken: Monday, 19th November, 2012
Focal length: 50 mm
Shutter speed: 1/1250 sec
Aperture: F2.2
ISO: 400
Notes: Dynamic range (overexposed sky) corrected using Shadows/Highlights in Photoshop. Contrast deepened and sharpness improved in Photoscape.
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