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theantiquetiger
05-04-2013, 07:29 PM
Kind of a boring shot but I like the detail

http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8119/8707723643_2a407fecda_b.jpg

http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8132/8708938438_68b2beb929_b.jpg

Realist
05-05-2013, 12:29 AM
lol I'm eating fritos right now too. Really got nice bokeh, sharpness, and color.

Marko
05-05-2013, 07:18 AM
Both good shots! Really dig the overall comp in shot 1. Somebody's been hitting golf balls and doesn't even realize it ;)

In terms of bringing shot 1 up a bit more, look at the top edge. Brightness on an edge like that is a sure eye grabber - crop that puppy out. Left edge, also brightness distraction - burn it in. For me, this is essential to bringing images up a notch.

For shot 2 - look at the gesturing of the squirrel's eye and paws. there's tension there. That's awesome! So for me shot 2 is actually more interesting but to my eye shot 1 looks cleaner.

Eyen though this is a squirrel and they are everywhere...getting a shot like this is not easy because you always have the background to examine before you click the shutter.
Hard and exhausting after doing it for a few hours, (if you dare) but well worth the effort.