Is shallow DOF really the pinnacle?

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Bob Meyer
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Is shallow DOF really the pinnacle?
Jun 19, 2012

Interesting viewpoint:

http://theonlinephotographer.typepad.com/the_online_photographer/2012/06/in-defense-of-depth.html

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Bokeh is the aesthetic quality of the blur in out-of-focus areas of an image, or the way the lens renders out-of-focus points of light. Bokeh is not the same as depth of field (DOF).

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