>>> Street Photography eXchange #85 <<<

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jacwashere
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Re: coffee
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Still Young wrote:

i must admit im a fan of cats and this one here is so pretty :-D, but this picture has so much more going for it: the colours the composition the reflexions and i even think the girl and the cat share the same mood. just brilliant, kudos

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jacwashere wrote:

Still Young wrote:

and i even think the girl and the cat share the same mood.

Thanks,

Exactly my feeling.

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Re: Street portrait in colour
In reply to Zubu Barunda, 6 months ago

Even without the color this would be an outstanding portrait. The color kicks it over the top. This is a face to remember.

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Re: Street portrait in colour
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very strong DOF

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Re: Carryover: Help me with a title
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xtoph wrote:

"surveillance photo"?

Yes I should put up a CCTV camera in this small village... No I actually remember sitting on the porch and this boy was standing like this on the one street in the village.

Maybe I'll try Frank's idea and crop a bit off the right side, just can't really decide about it

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Re: Street portrait in colour
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Sal18 wrote:

Even without the color this would be an outstanding portrait. The color kicks it over the top. This is a face to remember.

Sal

You are very kind, Sal. Thank you. The person in my photo reminds me the British artist Grayson Perry, whom I had a pleasure to meet last months at the opening of an exhibition of an another artist.

Grayson Perry picks up CBE from Buckingham Palace

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Re: Street portrait in colour
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Still Young wrote:

Zubu Barunda wrote:

very strong DOF

Do you mean narrow DOF?

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Being watched...
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Being watched when watching people being watched while they are watching

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Re: Getting Up Close
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I like this project. Not flattering, but an accurate depiction of another social niche. Nice work... hope you can continue the series.

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Re: Being watched...
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Love the image....but no one seems to be watching you??

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More good ones...this is a super series, Al.

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Great series! How are you doing these without calling attention to yourself? Nobody seems to notice or care that your taking their photos... have you made yourself invisible?

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Re: Street portrait in colour
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Zubu Barunda wrote:

Still Young wrote:

Zubu Barunda wrote:

very strong DOF

Do you mean narrow DOF?

Of course,

It gives the beauty of this picture. Almost 3D.

lens? aperture?

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Re: Being watched...
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Sal18 wrote:

Love the image....but no one seems to be watching you??

Sal

Look carefully Sal. The girl in the background is watching me with one visible eye.

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Re: Street portrait in colour
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Still Young wrote:

Zubu Barunda wrote:

Still Young wrote:

Zubu Barunda wrote:

very strong DOF

Do you mean narrow DOF?

Of course,

It gives the beauty of this picture. Almost 3D.

lens? aperture?

Lens - 24-70mm f/2.8 on D3
Focal Length - 70.00 mm
Aperture Value - F/5.60
Subject Distance - 2.51 m
(ISO Speed Ratings - 1250, Exposure Time - 1/320 seconds)

The narrow DOF at F/5.60 and FL70mm is caused in this case by the short subject distance.
And also the lens is pretty sharp, which helps the 3D effect.

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Re: green smile
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Still Young wrote:

I suppose this must be the pressure at the top of their heads that makes them smile.

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