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Mar 18, 2010 16:14 |  #1

Northern California has fields of these yellow mustard flowers in bloom and I had a chance yesterday to capture this pretty lady in the middle of them. Lighting is very late afternoon sun with a gold reflector bouncing light back in.

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Mar 18, 2010 16:16 |  #2

Nice shots but I'm bothered by the tilts in the first 3, and your Post Processing is doing a number on sharpness in the face. The last shot is nice, but not loving the glow.




  
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Mar 18, 2010 20:51 |  #3

Nice shots. What a great smile. Prefer #4 most




  
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Mar 19, 2010 09:25 |  #4

Great work Roger! I love # 4 as well. What did you use for glass on these shots?


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Mar 19, 2010 11:42 |  #5

I like all 4. Great series and a lovely model.


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Mar 19, 2010 12:32 |  #6

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Mar 20, 2010 17:36 |  #7

Very nice. I really like the way her red/white dress peeks through the yellow and green foilage. Good call on dress color!

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Mar 20, 2010 21:45 |  #8

Nice ones but it some her face/eyes seems OOF.


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Mar 21, 2010 08:31 |  #9

number 3 is your best shot. The contrast and saturation on the first 2 are too strong for my liking and the glow on the 4th is much.


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Mar 21, 2010 09:48 |  #10

Love #4. You had an assistant then for the reflector or did you just set it down?

Lucky for you, and the model, no allergies. I'm allergic to grass (really), though it's never stopped me from golfing ;) Just one more thing to consider, the grass type, though when shooting in a field I guess.


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Mar 21, 2010 10:44 |  #11

They seem a bit soft, OOF, especially #1.




  
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