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This was taken at Boboli Gardens, in Florence. Whilst the wife was asleep on the grass, I noticed the many relaxed individuals around me. I wanted to capture that mood of relaxation and chilling out one experiences in such wonderful gardens. I placed the camera on the ground, focused on a nearby set of flowers and made sure that the background would be a blur of what is clearly people relaxing. This isn't a shot about the persons in the picture, it's about how one feels when surrounded by such a relaxing atmosphere, and I hope the shot works to that effect.

As ever with my work, comments, critique, mods and votes welcome! Thank you!!

Shot using the EF-S 55-250mm lens, at 55mm, ISO 125*, Aperture f/4, and 1/800" shutter speed.

*Was using Auto ISO, 125 is not selectable.

Brand:Canon
Camera:Canon EOS 600D
Lens:55.0 - 250.0 mm (35 mm equivalent: 86.5 - 393.2 mm)
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Date Taken:2 Jun 2013 - 1:07 PM
Focal Length:55mm
Aperture:f/4.0
Shutter Speed:1/800sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:125
Metering Mode:Evaluative
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:Auto
Title:Chilling out
Username:alistairfarrugia alistairfarrugia
Uploaded:20 Jul 2013 - 8:22 AM
Tags:Boboli, Bokeh, Chill, Daisy, Firenze, Garden, Nature, Relax, Sleep, Wildlife / nature
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NDODS
NDODS e2 Member 43250 forum postsNDODS vcard United Kingdom103 Constructive Critique Points
20 Jul 2013 - 8:39 AM

Informative and interesting pre-narrative supported by a fantastic image Alistair. The low point of view and large aperture working as one perfectly...

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