Texting... oh, and a bass.

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Click for larger size!







They're all a bit dark, but hey, i like em
 

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I thought I was going to see a fish!
 

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I just don't see why you would want to take a picture of someone playing with a phone... and the last photo is really out of focus..
 

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I just don't see why you would want to take a picture of someone playing with a phone... and the last photo is really out of focus..


I wasn't sure sbout the texting bit, either, but I like the picture of the fish - er, guitar. :D (I crack me up). I don't think its out of focus, the focus is the strings, right where they go over the pickup.
 

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you only have 3 out of 4 strings in focus, but the DOF isn't done well. you should reshoot the bass with perhaps a larger area in focus? but if you like it, nevermind the suggestions.
 
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I had the same thoughts about the bass photo, i was going for a larger area of focus but it just wasn't having it, next time im in my friends house (cause its not my bass!) i'll see if I can get it.

I just don't see why you would want to take a picture of someone playing with a phone... and the last photo is really out of focus..

Well, why not?
 

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why not? the subject is just a person staring at a phone, perhaps if you had done a shot from behind the person so you could see the text on the phone but with a open fstop so that it was mostly blurred out. just an idea. and yea, i think i get what you were trying on the bass but it didnt work, use once again a wide open aperature and focus on the strongs.
 
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I was trying to show how people are becoming more reliant on technology and the whole "oh my god machines are taking over our world" with the phone standing out.

I much prefer the one with just the phone anyway.
 

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well if its what you wanted then okay, but if thats the point you were trying to make doing it the way i said would then take identity away from the person (you would only see the back of their head) which would rreally make that statement. well. think about it, a phone takes away someones identity (well in a way) okay i'll stop talking now :)
 

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I like the mood of the first texting one. I think it is great that you can't see their head.

The focus is a little off in the second but the idea is good and it could look very good with some minor changes.

btw you are Utter Nutter on BMX-forum? and A. Wilson on flickr?
 
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Why yes i am ;)

and i think i see where you're coming from Mike
 

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