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Old Apr 6, 2011, 6:22 PM   #11
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Thanks banksy and Bernice - yes, he was beautiful, albeit tiny. I wish he had landed on something prettier like a leaf.....
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Old Apr 6, 2011, 9:07 PM   #12
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Thanks so much, everyone!

jj - I was shooting in P mode. When there is lots of sunlight, the aperture closes and DOF widens. #4 was slightly darker location than others, so the DOF got really shallow. I have also noticed that the further back you stand and zoom in more, the shallower the DOF gets. I could have improved #4 if I had set the camera to A mode and chosen a larger f-number, but I didn't have time!
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Old Apr 7, 2011, 3:24 AM   #13
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very good set
2 and 3 are very beatiful shots
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Nice clear shots! I like the # 2 so much
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Old Apr 7, 2011, 9:13 AM   #15
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Thank you Carlo and Stef!
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wonderful clarity and sharpness here !!
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Thanks so much, jaharris!
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