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Portrait attempt

By Gazzten
Just trying to figure out what makes a good portrait shot here. This is heavily cropped. Too close? Grateful for any thoughts and comments.

Tags: Close-up and macro Portraits and people

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Comments


Barbaraj 14 450 England
26 Mar 2009 9:01AM
The stance drew me in, better than sunglasses.
jason_e 15 15 1 United Kingdom
26 Mar 2009 9:59AM
great shot and composition.
Jason
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12 390 5 Scotland
26 Mar 2009 1:50PM
personally i like to see just a tad more deail around the eyes
CathR 14 151 564 United Kingdom
26 Mar 2009 5:49PM
I think the crop is fine, Garry, and this shot is nicely exposed and sharp. But in portraits I think the eyes are the most important feature. I think the shot is missing something by not showing the eyes.

Regards

Catherine
Gazzten 14 3 1 United Kingdom
26 Mar 2009 7:34PM
Thanks for the helpful comments and mods everyone. All taken on board. Smile

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