Colourless Beauty

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  1. Artemis

    Artemis Just Punked Himself

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    What yah guys think of this one, I worked kinda hard on it :S


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    Needs a little more contrast for more pop. I'm having a hard time telling if it is in focus. It looks soft on my screen.
     
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    Ive added a soft focus...
     
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    Yea, it's kinda soft. I think it would be pretty hot if the flower was really crisp.
     
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    cmon guys, the soft is purposeful. it totally works in this image. i like this image!
     
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    i agree. i think it's awesome like it is!
     
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    Well FWIW I would still like to see a sharp version.

    And I stand by bumping the contrast up also.

    This is the critique thread, so its only my opinion. I do like the shot though.
     
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    I like the way it looks. I dont know why the "soft" look is so unpopular...
     
  9. Meysha

    Meysha still being picky Vicky

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    I think the soft look would look a bit better if the background was different. Well more different to the plant/flower. But I personally love the soft focus everywhere except it might be a little strong on the top left corner of the flower.
     
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    I think its like Marmite, you love it or yah hate it...
     
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    Corry Flirtacious and Bodacious Supporting Member

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    I have no problem with soft focus when used properly...I just dont' personally think it quite works here. Maybe it's my monitor, but it doesn't look soft focus to me, it looks out of focus.
     
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    I see whatcha mean...what about this pic?

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