Soft Focus Portrait Close Up

Aug 04, 2014

It is hard to focus up close when people can't stay still, though she did well! This was a focus test and then after it I asked her to pose, but it looked better the shot where she was waiting. This is my second time to use the lens. It doesn't feel too soft.

 

Soft focus Fresnel tungsten lights feathered


Cropped from original image to remove white space on top.
Toned and sharped in Alien Skin Exposure 6.
Photo Taken: August 4, 2014 Santa Clara, CA, USA
Camera: LargeSense LS911 Pre Production Camera
f/5.6 1/125 sec
Fujinon SF lens 1:5.6 / 250 mm
Lighting: Two Fresnel Tungsten lights feathered
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Fujinon SF lens 1:5.6 / 250 mm

 

I'm not a view camera focusing expert, it's all new to me. But I like looking at an enlarged image on a computer screen more than ground glass!

And a photo showing a bit of the tilt:

Soft Focus Lens Tilt

And here's the same lens but with window light and more "straight from the camera":

Soft focus lens window light



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