Prime Lens - Focal Length Equal Human Eye 2/2

Challenge #17 in the Who Knows... series. Hosted by blosshapperter.
Challenge has finished
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.
Show full rules
submission
phase has
ended
44 entries
voting
phase has
ended
805 votes
Want to play?
Click here for full size original image
37th place (joint)
1.994
 
low
high
Taken with my prime 50mm in doors using existing light. Then tweaked expose, highlights and mid tones to brighten the image. I was trying to mimic some very bright and colourful images I had seen in a high street clothes shop (GAP I think). Would liked to have improved his eyes, but couldn't find a way of doing it reaistically.
Camera:
Lens:
Submitted: Thursday, 11th April, 2013 21:07 (GMT)
Taken: Monday, 25th February, 2013
Focal length: 50 mm
Shutter speed: 1/200 sec
Aperture: F1.8
ISO: 2000
Notes: Used Lightroom 4 to tweak image
Views: 233
Galleries:
Provide complaint details
Your complaint (along with the complaints of others regarding this entry) will be reviewed by the challenge owner. Depending upon the nature and applicability of the complaint, the entry may be disqualified. In extreme circumstances the user who submitted the entry may receive a ban from the challenge or series in question.
Reason:
Comments:
Saving ...
Complain
Keyboard shortcuts:
p previous n next c challenge f full size r retract vote # vote