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You'd think that a portrait, by definition, would have to show the subject's face? That's certainly considered a good starting point by most photographers, but the creative photographer knows that the most interesting results often come from doing exactly the opposite of what's expected, so for this challenge we're asking you to include little, if any, of the subject's face in the frame. The key thing here is that we're still trying to shoot a portrait, so you're still trying to capture something of the character or personality of your subject, just in a slightly less obvious manner.
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Tuesday, 17th February, 2009 (GMT)
Monday, 23rd February, 2009 – Sunday, 1st March, 2009 (GMT)
Monday, 2nd March, 2009 – Sunday, 8th March, 2009 (GMT)
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Carnival. Castelo Branco. Portugal.
|Submitted:||Thursday, 26th February, 2009 18:55 (GMT)|
|Taken:||Tuesday, 24th February, 2009|
|Focal length:||85 mm|
|Shutter speed:||1/500 sec|
|Notes:||Hand held. Jpeg Fine from camera. Cropped and slight sharpening.|
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