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By Sortvind   |   
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© 2009 - 2020 Sortvind
Found these tiny glasses with hearts on them, and they where perfect for a bokeh image. :heart:

Placed many tiny lights behind the glass, and placed it on a wooden chair.
Natural light, hand held.

Photo of the lights: [link]

Cross processing: Selective grain removal and sharpening, added blue ting, cloned away dust and cracks, minor crop.

Hope you like it, any fav and feedback is welcome and very appreciated.
Image size
860x546px 209.43 KB
IMAGE DETAILS
Make
Canon
Model
Canon EOS 350D DIGITAL
Shutter Speed
1/500 second
Aperture
F/1.8
Focal Length
50 mm
ISO Speed
400
Date Taken
Jan 4, 2009, 11:10:14 AM
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xmeerzx's avatar
xmeerzxHobbyist Photographer
absolutely amazing
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gadgetsguruProfessional Photographer
Great photo, but I have one suggestion. It seems as if there is a window or some other light source reflecting in the glass. That takes away from the heart design. I think it would be a million times better if that reflection was gone, and it would be less distracting too! Aside from that, it's a very nice, but simple photo. Good work! :)
mszafran's avatar
Really great bokeh shot.

Have you thought about doing another version with heart shaped bokeh, to reflect the shape in the glass?
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pepyttaStudent Photographer
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visit,please!:hug:
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LadyLawHobbyist Photographer
Great lighting and focus on the subject. The twinkly lights in the background really work well. At first I thought the balance of the shot was a little off, and that the glass should be closer to the left third, but when I 'cropped' (held a piece of paper to the screen), I preferred your balance better.
Sortvind's avatar
Thank you :aww: and thank you for checking the composition!
yv's avatar
yvProfessional General Artist
beautiful colors and bokeh
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Beta9 Photographer
great shot
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Thank you :aww:
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waikar3dProfessional Digital Artist
lovely
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Thank you :aww:
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waikar3dProfessional Digital Artist
my pleasure
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moonlitfractalHobbyist Artisan Crafter
I do like the juxtaposition. It is a very cute and warm image. Very nice for the winter.
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Thank you :aww:
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solefieldHobbyist Photographer
The depth of field is so lovely!
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Thank you :aww:
RoseKate's avatar
This is very beautiful! Love the details on the glass! :aww:
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Thank you :aww:
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EyesRadioLiesHobbyist Photographer
Love the cups!
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Thank you for all the support you give me :aww:
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EyesRadioLiesHobbyist Photographer
You are very welcome!!

I just absolutly love your work... You are for sure my favorite artist on dA!

:hug:
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