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LT7 Mar 6, 2006 12:44 AM

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Happened on a squirrel at lunch, stalked it up a tree, but couldn't get any closer. Sharp enough or too soft? What about composition?

SteveDak Mar 6, 2006 3:29 AM

Definitely prefer this to the other LT. Nice contrast against the sky and a nice mix of colours. It might just be me, but I was wondering whether it might not benefit from just a touch of sharpening?

Nice capture (love squirrels):cool:

LT7 Mar 6, 2006 10:14 AM

Thanks Steve, I wondered about the sharpness, looked OK at home, but it looks a little softer from this monitor I'm at. I will see about more sharpening when I get to my home computer. Thanks for your thoughts, as always, very much appreciated.

LT

frenchy Mar 6, 2006 1:28 PM

I'm with Steve here - this is definitely the better of the 2 shots. Good DOF and a much less imposing background.



LT7 Mar 6, 2006 3:16 PM

Thanks Frenchy appreciate you lookin and your thoughts on this.

LT

DomCotton Mar 6, 2006 3:27 PM

Hi,

I love squirrels too and have been trying for some time to get a shot like this... really nice - very sharp and the composition is very good.

Dom

Hards80 Mar 6, 2006 7:28 PM

this one is better than the other one i commented on.. good sharpness and overall good placement in the scene.. i would be tempted to crop a bit off the top and bottom.. perhaps..

LT7 Mar 6, 2006 10:37 PM

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Thanks for the comments Steve, Frenchy, Dom and Dustin, I couldn't decide if there was alittle too much on the top and bottom myself, and so left it as is, but after trying it out like you mentioned Dustin, I think I like it better. What do you all think?


LT


Aumma45 Mar 6, 2006 10:43 PM

Really cool. I like the placement. I know it was a tricky lighting situation. Can be difficult. Well done. Regards. Jaki

SteveDak Mar 7, 2006 2:32 AM

Hards80 wrote:
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.. good sharpness and overall good placement in the scene..

Oh well, there went my theory on sharpening-not about to argue with Dustin on matters photographic :G. The re-work is very :cool:.

In search of Syd Mar 7, 2006 3:16 AM

SteveDak wrote:
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It might just be me, but I was wondering whether it might not benefit from just a touch of sharpening?


:lol::lol::lol::lol::lol::lol::lol::lol::lol::lol: :lol:



Lovely pics again LT. I can never keep up with these critters . . . too fast.

LT7 Mar 7, 2006 9:38 AM

Thanks Syd, appreciate your comments. Glad you like it. Have a good one.

LT


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