Tones or shades of any color(s) as the background to your subject
Challenge #16 in the Photos depicting One Word (No rule restrictions in this series) series. Hosted by barb_s.
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This challenge requires varied shades of any color or colors as the background. Try to showcase a subject by having a background that does not distract, is not absent, yet adds interest to the picture by it's varied color, tone or shadowing. See examples. You might achieve it with lighting or a shallow depth of field to create the bokeh. Natural outdoor backgrounds may work too. Good luck!
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Thursday, 23rd February, 2012 (GMT)
Thursday, 1st March, 2012 – Wednesday, 7th March, 2012 (GMT)
Thursday, 8th March, 2012 – Wednesday, 14th March, 2012 (GMT)
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|Submitted:||Thursday, 1st March, 2012 14:48 (GMT)|
|Taken:||Saturday, 5th November, 2011|
|Focal length:||54 mm|
|Shutter speed:||1/30 sec|
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