Dandelion Macro

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  1. eric-holmes

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    Very cool, that to me seems like a hard macro shot since what your camera needs to focus on such a skinny object.
     
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    Thanks Trevor.
     
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    Very nice photograph. Love the bright blue sky on white pillow texture.

    Steve
     
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    Thanks Steve. I also love how the sky turned out.
     
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    This is fantastic. I love the detail and color. :thumbup:
     
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    Your focus is on the front of the seed-head but the pick would have much more impact if it were on the perimeter.
     
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    Thanks!

    I guess I don't understand what you are saying.
     
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    "I guess I don't understand what you are saying."

    Eric, notice how soft the seed head is at the perimeter against the sky. If that was sharp rather than the close part, the pic would have much more impact.
     
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    Ok Ron, I see what you are saying.
     
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    Great shot... The blue sky works very well here.

    I agree with Ron, some sharper focusing on the perimeter may make the image a little better, but I really like what you have already as well.
     
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    I guess I could have widened the depth of field a bit.
     

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