This is a compound of very small, attached cottages right on Venice Blvd.. Ever since ‘they’ painted it this amazing popsicle color it has had a magnetic effect on my eyes. I pulled up to the parking lane and snapped this pic through the window.
’03 testing B-I-G
Including: taking those d100s and using bigger files for the web.
Testing my efforts to learn about skin tones. I didn’t try to manage their faces separately but clearly their coloring is very different. She was closer to the strobe, which no doubt had some affect.
Aside from the color I could clean up those faces in a simple flat second. Looking back through the old pictures on omoshiro I am utterly amazed and agape and Appalled by the embarrassingly bleary red badbadBad color. Ewwwou.
An essentially Italian restaurant. Cao Bella! I took this using the 28-80 zoom at its fullest extent and then clipping out maybe half the picture and without too much light either.
So if you were shooting film what you’d expect is a grainy foreshortened picture with soft highlights. But this is digital and what you get is a grainy foreshortened picture with soft highlights. Those guys at Nikon are awfully good.