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Sub50hz's f/11 Challenge

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Originally Posted by sub50hz View Post

This makes me think that an f/11 challenge is in order. How many of you can create a wonderful photograph without annihilating the background straight into Blurtown, USA?

I figured this was getting just enough press that we should make it's own thread to open it up to anyone else who is unaware of it. I am more than happy for the Mods to perform their jiggery-pokery and make the OP Sub50hz.

People who have accepted the Challenge
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Sean Webster
Conspiracy
ilec
Wanako
Kabj06
iandroo888
Dream Killer
ClickJacker
mz-n10
Faraz
Aksthem1


I assume Sub will be doing it as well, as the person who started the ball rolling.
Edited by ilec - 2/15/12 at 1:28pm
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post #2 of 58
I'll do it. What are the rules?
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Rules: Shoot f/11 or narrower, no macro. Sometimes SLR shooters get hung up on fast glass and shooting everything wide open, with little care for what's in the background (sans color/shape/pattern). It is much more difficult to create an excellent composition that encompasses everything in the frame with enormous DoF. It's a challenge that will get you thinking less about an individual subject and more about telling a story and showing some context around said subject, something that can really expand your photographic skill and the way you perceive scenes as a whole, instead of a singular object.
post #4 of 58
sounds fun. count me in for now.. might have to exit if my schedule gets busy tho
 
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Oh and *cough*OCNPHOTO.COM*cough* Sorry I have finger Tourettes.
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Thanks dudeman,

I must have missed that ball getting rolling...
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wait wot that finger tourettes is spreadin x_X
Edited by iandroo888 - 2/14/12 at 8:38pm
 
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post #8 of 58
You seem to haCRAPve finger Tourettes too.
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CHALLENGE. ACCEPTED.
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Soo....what now? Take pics of some hot ladies at the beach this weekend as said before? biggrin.gif
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