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Nikon D2X


Capture Date/Time:July 22, 2007 19:23
Aperture/Shutter Speed: 1/200 sec, f4
Focal Length: 32 mm
ISO: 200
Flash: none

There are moments when the light and the setting are just right. We were at a garden birthday party last night for the daughter of some dear friends. The weather this weekend was spectacular, and the kids finally had the chance to run around barefoot through the grass. Here are some of them peeking through a hole in the fence, just before dusk set in. I accidentally set a tone curve on the camera just before this shot was taken, and it came out just right. No processing here at all.



Comments


07.23.07, 01:10 AM, navin:

Brilliant shot


07.23.07, 05:34 AM, Frank:

Beautiful image, I really like it.


07.23.07, 08:51 AM, Ashish Sidapara:

Totally agree! If it were the same all the time, then photoshop would never exist!! Love it!


07.23.07, 08:53 AM, Intisar:

Beautiful, beautiful shot. Now, I need to go look up tone curve and study it.


07.23.07, 04:17 PM, AG:

Wonderful capture of the conspiracies and intrigues of childhood . . and tone curves.


07.23.07, 05:28 PM, ndiginiz:

Tena koe ehoa
I think this epitomises the nature of children and the manner is what we need to do in order to take in this growth of inquisitiveness and maturity.... All we have to do is look and watch. Really nice REAL moment Michael.


07.23.07, 06:06 PM, Pieter:

most excellent
we all want and need to know what is on the other side:)


07.24.07, 12:56 PM, Heidi:

:-) Ahhh, wonderful shot!! Yes, we need to know what there is on the other side!!


07.25.07, 04:50 PM, cool daddio:

Geez, awesome! I guess after you publish the fisheye book you'll have to do a Childhood book with all your wonderful kid photos.


07.26.07, 10:25 AM, Evi:

Beautiful moment!


08.03.07, 08:09 AM, Justin Gaynor:

What a great shot Mike. They are all going to be happy to have this image one day. Beautiful.


08.09.07, 07:52 PM, ana:

Oh, this is perfection! Love their little bare feet and those curious poses. Great stuff, here.



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