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Old 12-19-2018   #1
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Default Purposeful Defocusing

Sometimes, deliberately putting things out of focus results in an interesting abstract.
I3545rs.jpg


Similar image from same shooting position, but zoomed out slightly, recomposed, and more exposure given to give a better image in its own right. Both images are pretty much straight out of camera.
I3544rs.jpg

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very interesting indeed. nice eye.
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Niffy.
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Thanks for the nice comments, guys.


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