A&P what does OT think of these pics??

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  1. Jcolman

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    Just a few pics from last night's event where I did my first second shooting for another photog and my second wedding ever. Your critique and comments are welcomed, especially on the post processing. I tried to keep the post work simple for the most part.


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  2. NetChemica

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    Does their darker skin tone mess with the light meter at all when they fill most of the frame?

    I noticed that happens a lot when I shoot black cars and I was always curious if that happens with black people too.
     
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    Oh, and if those pictures were for me, I'd be very happy I hired you.

    I do wish that #14 would be all in focus. Seems like the dof is too shallow.
     
  4. Jcolman

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    Yes it can if you meter directly off their skin. I tend to ignore the camera meter anyway when shooting with strobes.
     
  5. Jcolman

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    I should have taken the time to use my tripod on that shot. That was shot around f/9 iirc. I should have pushed it to f/16
     
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    exit is F/5 :dunno:
     
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    awesome dude :bigok:
     
  8. Jcolman

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    f/5 then. I was going from memory. I thought I shot one pic at f/9 at some point.
     
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    thanks!
     
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  11. Jcolman

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    that a good :eek3: or a bad :eek3: ??
     
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    you did great... I'm sure they'll love 'em. :bigthumb:
     
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    noisy on a couple of them which suprised me considering its a 1dii at 800.

    other than that they are very well done :bigthumb:
     
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    looks good man.
     
  16. Mighty_Zeus

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    Nice shots mate.

    Noise would be my only comment as well. Especially on shots like the rings, no reason for jacked ISO on something like that.
     
  17. Jcolman

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    yeah i guess i need to install noise ninga. I'm a little surprised at the amount of noise the 1d2 has.
     
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    These shots actually have a cool style to them...I can't really explain why but it seems like they are stills taken from a movie...very nice framing
     
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    Fantastic set, good work!
     
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    sweet job man :bigthumb:
     
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    i thought the exact same thing when I saw number 3. Generic black romantic comedy starring a famous rapper. I think the noise has something to do with it.

    And you can tell you were the second shooter because they weren't looking at your camera. I absolutely hated that when I was a second shooter. Did it bother you at all?
     
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    looking good
     
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    I like 14... being a fan of craps, vegas marriages and black people I can appreciate it.

    when/if I get married I am going to be scared to hirer a photographer... gonna have to fly an OTAP member to cali...
     
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    as in amazing :bigthumb:

    i like em because they look like movie stills.
     
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    God you so want to be racist right now, don't you?
     

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