Views: 54 (42 Unique) 
Vote 6
Award Shortlist   

Windy Day

By AndrewCee
I wanted to take a picture of herself with the sea behind, and after much faffing trying to get the background about right (Poole Power Station stack over the shoulder, for example) I got this shot. The day was sunny but very windy, and I like to think the hair blowing about, together with the mottled sun through the trees, makes for am interesting picture???? Given her expression, perhaps too much faffing...

The above is about 1/6 from the total frame taken on my D800E. I'll upload the full frame tomorrow. Be interesting to read comments on that too.

Andrew

Oh, and thanks to all those who've kindly commented on my bird & landscape shots. Hope I can improve my people photography too?

Tags: National trust Brownsea island Cathy Portraits and people

Voters: SerbAdrian, Trevhas, andykay1967 and 3 more


Take your photography to the next level and beyond...

  • NEWS
  • REVIEWS
  • INSPIRATION
  • COMMUNITY
  • COMPETITIONS

Why not join for free today?

Join for Free

Your total photography experience starts here


USA Landscape Photographer of the Year 2016 open to entries NOW!

Comments


Trevhas 4 962 3 United Kingdom
11 Jan 2013 8:04PM
Always sort the background out first then introduce the model maybe then you will get a more spontaneous look with a smile.
The background is too far away with too much sky to make it appealing but the cross lighting and exposure on the subject is good and i do like the dappled light.
If you would like to improve your backgrounds then read up on 'good bokeh' or google it.
Trevor.

Join ePHOTOzine for free and remove these adverts.

Sign In

You must be a member to leave a comment.

ePHOTOzine, the web's friendliest photography community.

Join For Free

Upload photos, chat with photographers, win prizes and much more.