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Feather in the Grass
Feather in the Grass

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Collection: Macro
Camera: Nikon D800
Lens: Sigma 105mm F2.8 EX DG OS HSM Macro
Date: Apr 26, 2021
Aperture: 3.8
ISO: 110
Shutter: 1/800
Date Uploaded: Apr 26, 2021

Viewed: 37
Comments: 4
Favorites: 0

Tiny little feather, blowing in the wind, stuck on the tip of a blade of grass. Could've used more DOF to get more feather in focus but then the background got really busy. Tradeoffs.

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04/30/2021 05:01:38 PM
Beautiful, great DOF and color.
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04/27/2021 01:40:24 AM
Great DoF. The feather fits so well with the (wonderful) green background
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04/26/2021 10:48:29 PM
What a great find, and good timing to get a shot of it before it blew away. I'm fighting the "trade-off" the past couple of times out for this challenge myself. I agree with roz; this subject works well with a shallow DOF.
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04/26/2021 07:00:32 PM
yep .. i know all about trade-offs .. but i dont usually mind when the subject is a bit shallow dof .. and bits are oof .. i think it adds to the beauty .. its more a creative than practical approach .. thats the best way i know how to express it .. hope you get the drift ...
anyway .. i really like how the little feather is hanging on .. for dear life ... lol .. to that blade of grass ..:)
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