A leafy puddle

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Comments (10)

Lilypon on October 24, 2007

:D That's beautiful Ryan! :D I was going to ask how you layered it and then I read your heading above! ;)

Ryan Calhoun on October 24, 2007

Thanks Pam! I thought it was kind of bizarre myself. :-) It's a pothole filled with leaves and a little water, and I focused on the leaves in the reflection. It's not a long focal length, but I used my telephoto lens, which has a rather extreme minimum distance to subject of over 5 feet, so the blurring of the close leaves is exaggerated.

Dann Cianca on October 25, 2007

Like this one a lot, Ryan. Bravo!

Dann.

Ryan Calhoun on October 25, 2007

Thanks Dann! Actually, I'm still not sure what I think of it. But I'm very happy you like it. Ryan

Dann Cianca on October 25, 2007

I think it's wonderful!

Dann.

Ryan Calhoun on October 25, 2007

:D

Vicki Atkins on October 28, 2007

I love how the out of focus leaves and water are mauve and purples. Its an interesting way to show the autumn leaves. I like it too!

Ryan Calhoun on October 28, 2007

Thanks Vicki! The leaves were mostly regular brown ones, and they turned very dark sitting in the puddle. It's like a little world within a world.

jérôme bastianelli on December 13, 2007

Very original, Ryan, and very well done. Bravo.

Jérôme

Ryan Calhoun on December 14, 2007

Thank you, Jérôme. Greetings to you from Missouri.

Ryan

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Photo details

  • Uploaded on October 23, 2007
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by Ryan Calhoun
    • Camera: Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XT
    • Taken on 2007/10/19 15:02:51
    • Exposure: 0.008s (1/125)
    • Focal Length: 70.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/5.600
    • ISO Speed: ISO400
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash

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