Prime Lens - Focal Length Equal Human Eye 2/2
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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.
Monday, 1st April, 2013 (GMT)
Monday, 8th April, 2013 – Sunday, 14th April, 2013 (GMT)
Monday, 15th April, 2013 – Sunday, 21st April, 2013 (GMT)
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I see this door handle near my home and shoot it under natural sunlight.
|Submitted:||Sunday, 14th April, 2013 09:58 (GMT)|
|Taken:||Saturday, 1st September, 2012|
|Focal length:||40 mm|
|Shutter speed:||1/2000 sec|
|Notes:||I adjust the aperture to f/6.3 for limit the DOF to the center of the handle. I also choose ISO 400 to ensure high shutter speed (because holding the camera at hand) and a little exposure compensation of -1.3 EV to reduce a bit the highlights. Very little Photoshop processing, just slight levels tune and crop.|
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