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I scheduled a model shoot this past weekend while I was out of town visiting my family. The model flaked, but my cousin Gina said that she would let me photograph her.

So here is my cousin Gina.

I think that I have finally started to grasp selective focusing and apeture values....geez, it took me long enough!!!!

Camera:Canon Digital Rebel, 450d
Lens:Canon 50mm 1:1.8
Title:Gina
Username:beckas beckas
Uploaded:10 Sep 2009 - 4:39 AM
Tags:Fashion, General, Portraits / people
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G3
G3 e2 Member 12G3 vcard United States2 Constructive Critique Points
10 Sep 2009 - 5:21 AM

Bet your NO-SHOW model wasn`t any better looking than this fine lady. Whatever method you used for this photo makes her even more pleasant to view

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PaulinAus
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10 Sep 2009 - 6:27 AM

Your Cousin must be a model as well!
Cracking shot

Paul

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Richsr
Richsr e2 Member 790 forum postsRichsr vcard England211 Constructive Critique Points
10 Sep 2009 - 6:38 AM

Lovely lady and well captured beckas - like the bright colours in this.
Regards Richard.

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kombizz
kombizz  9591 forum posts United States1 Constructive Critique Points
10 Sep 2009 - 7:13 AM

good one

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Angi_Wallace
Angi_Wallace e2 Member 6172 forum postsAngi_Wallace vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
10 Sep 2009 - 7:35 AM

Oh this is lovely, the light on the young lady's face and hair is perfect and your selective focusing here certainly enhances the image. Angi

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Sampics
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10 Sep 2009 - 7:43 AM

Beautiful !
Sam.

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Imagephotographics
Imagephotographics e2 Member 5Imagephotographics vcard Wales1 Constructive Critique Points
10 Sep 2009 - 7:56 AM

Beautiful image - well taken indeed.

Chris

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User_Removed
10 Sep 2009 - 9:27 AM

Fresh as the morning light Smile
victor x

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FredF
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10 Sep 2009 - 10:38 AM

Lovely portrait with nice foreground and colours.

Fred

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GeorgeMSmith
GeorgeMSmith e2 Member 5GeorgeMSmith vcard United States6 Constructive Critique Points
10 Sep 2009 - 10:51 AM

Very well composed with the dof and Gina is lovely. Ask her if she wants to stay on as your model permanently! Just curious, did you use all manual settings or go with aperture priority?
George

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Woodlander
Woodlander e2 Member 7122 forum postsWoodlander vcard Northern Ireland
10 Sep 2009 - 12:49 PM

Beautiful Gina and the splash of fg colour works to perfection, your model missed out, Smile great work

Mark

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CSuk
CSuk e2 Member 5CSuk vcard United Kingdom33 Constructive Critique Points
10 Sep 2009 - 2:23 PM

Just as well the model was a no show or you would'nt have ended up with this fine photo!
Thanks 4 the share Smile

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Buffalo_Tom
Buffalo_Tom e2 Member 82322 forum postsBuffalo_Tom vcard Wales9 Constructive Critique Points
10 Sep 2009 - 2:41 PM

Lovely natural image and light.Well done Rebekah.
Tom.

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Ian-Munro
Ian-Munro e2 Member 7200 forum postsIan-Munro vcard Wales15 Constructive Critique Points
10 Sep 2009 - 2:48 PM

She makes a fine model imo and the image is very punchy with all that nice colour going on.

Great stuff

Ian

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BreadandShutter

oh yes this is a great piece of work
great vibrant "summer" colours
lovely model
the softness of the foreground is to die for
miss B awesomeness work !!!!!

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sut68
sut68 e2 Member 111998 forum postssut68 vcard England76 Constructive Critique Points
10 Sep 2009 - 8:44 PM

Sweet shot m'dear, well deserved HC too I'd say.

Paul

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tomaszchrulski
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10 Sep 2009 - 9:01 PM

Everything has been said. Another stunning photo.
Tom.

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kitsch
kitsch e2 Member 8439 forum postskitsch vcard United Kingdom4 Constructive Critique Points
10 Sep 2009 - 9:03 PM

fab colour combo & DOF
congrats on the award Becka Smile

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beckas
beckas e2 Member 11beckas vcard United States1 Constructive Critique Points
10 Sep 2009 - 9:17 PM

Thanks all! And thanks Pete for the HC! Smile

Hi George, I went for apeture priority @ f1.8 and manually set the focus point.

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Landlord
Landlord e2 Member 725 forum postsLandlord vcard Scotland1 Constructive Critique Points
11 Sep 2009 - 12:31 AM

Well done girl richly deserved HC.
Some very nice compliments above all deserved too. x

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kiddsta1
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11 Sep 2009 - 12:51 AM

A flood of colour and a stunning model is all your family so good looking lol great work

Paul

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POOCHIE
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11 Sep 2009 - 1:32 PM

Brilliantly staged shot through the flowers colours are gorgeous excellent photography.

Pooch.

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dathersmith
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11 Sep 2009 - 4:05 PM

An excellent portrait Rebekah, love the colours.

Darren.

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JohnDyer
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11 Sep 2009 - 4:15 PM

this is stunning, really nice

John

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IFIMAGE
IFIMAGE e2 Member 6143 forum postsIFIMAGE vcard Wales
11 Sep 2009 - 4:22 PM

Wow! another cracker, model and shot

Cheers ian..

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backbeat
backbeat e2 Member 8134 forum postsbackbeat vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
11 Sep 2009 - 9:38 PM

so good....congrats on the HC!

phil

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BERTRAM
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12 Sep 2009 - 9:27 AM

Stunning shot.
Dave

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angie44
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12 Sep 2009 - 3:23 PM

lovely becks and congrats on your hc, nice work . angie

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Uppercut
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19 Sep 2009 - 11:13 PM

lovely portrait becks!!!

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Hanners
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21 Sep 2009 - 9:09 PM

well done on the HC, a great shot Smile

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GregorP
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24 Jan 2010 - 10:03 AM

Cute and simple...

Gregor

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