Focus Beyond

By: danitacahill

Jan 29 2012

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Category: Focal point, Landscape Photography, Nature Photography, Water

3 Comments

Aperture:f/5.6
Focal Length:80mm
ISO:800
Shutter:1/125 sec
Camera:Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XTi

Here’s the same shot as in yesterday’s post, but with a different focal point. This time the focus is on the brightly colored bush in the mid-ground, instead of the mossy rocks.

Amazing what a difference the focal point makes in a photograph, isn’t it?

I like this photo much better. The sharper focus on the background leads our eye through the rock/bridge tunnel and back.

This shot was taken along the Santiam River in Waterloo, Oregon on a grey, rainy day.

Copyright Danita Cahill. All rights reserved.

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3 comments on “Focus Beyond”

  1. I love the colours on this image. I agree this is a better image than yesterday’s; I think it’s because what makes the image is the colourful plant life at the back; yesterday’s photo looked wrong because it was the bridge that was in focus.

  2. Barbara wrote on my Facebook link, “Great example, Danita.”

    Thanks Barbara! Hope you got something out of it.


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