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I found this place while strolling near the pond just behind Karlsruhe Palace. Since the composition is pretty straight forward, I thought even somebody like me should be able to get a pretty good picture without much effort — missed by far! I spent almost 30 minutes crouching in the grass, waiting for people to stand a this point. I almost had given up all hope when suddenly this girl and her daddy showed up... Well, despite having had half an hour for pre-focusing, the image's focus of course was on the leaves, and not on the kid... darned!

During post-processing I somehow tried to fix that misfocus by applying some focus blur on the leaves... this improved the image a lot since they were quite contrasty and drew someone's attention away from the kid.

Image added on Wed, May 5th 2010, 9:36PM

EXIF Information

Camera Model:   Canon EOS 30D
Lens: Canon EF 85mm f/1.8 USM
Add. Equipment: -
Focal Length: 85mm (x1.6 = 136mm)
Shutter Speed: 1/2000s
Aperture: f/8
ISO Speed: ISO100
Date & Time: Mon, April 5th 2010, 4:26PM

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