First DSLR Pic

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  1. rat_1_ca

    rat_1_ca TPF Noob!

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    Hi all....just got my first DSLR...Olympus Evolt 410...price was good could not resist....probably will upgrade at some point in the future...anyway...please offer some C&C on this picture...thanks[​IMG]
     
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    When shooting people or pets/animals, focus on the eyes.

    Be aware of where the light is coming from.

    I like that you got close and filled the frame with the cat's head.

    Cute cat.
     
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    id say you should have focused in between the eyes where most people are going to look first.

    I like the short feild of view.
     
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    yeah bring the focal point towards the eyes more, more pleasing to look at
     
  5. TJ K

    TJ K No longer a newbie, moving up!

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    Ya you focused to much on the nose and you should try the eyes if you have selective focusing choose the eye area.
     
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    Here's an example of my pooch I shot this afternoon. Notice where the focus is.

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    that looks just like my cat minus the dot on the nose!
     
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    Almost, with the exception mine is a dog (yours is a cat), mine has the eyes in focus (yours doesn't) and mine has the nose out of focus (yours has the nose in focus).

    But aside from those differences, they are identical! :lmao:
     
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    I think youre mistaking Atlas for the OP.
     
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