Portrait B&W OMD EM5 & OLYMPUS M.45mm F1.8

Discussion in 'Street, Documentary, and Portrait' started by PhilS, Aug 28, 2013.

  1. PhilS

    PhilS Mu-43 Veteran

    Oct 24, 2012
    Brisbane, Australia
    Phil Savory
    Bounced a flash off the ceiling.. makes such a difference.. and for once my daughter did not mind her photo being taken...

    <a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/95752256@N03/9610943609/" title="OMD EM5 &amp; OLYMPUS M.45mm F1.8 by philipsavory, on Flickr"> 9610943609_2f6cec4c41_b. "683" height="1024" alt="OMD EM5 &amp; OLYMPUS M.45mm F1.8"></a>
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  2. Ulfric M Douglas

    Ulfric M Douglas Mu-43 Hall of Famer

    Mar 6, 2010
    It makes a great difference to direct flash, suddenly everything looks OK.

    Beautiful girl there. Next time ask her to take out the headphones ... :)
  3. Bhupinder2002

    Bhupinder2002 Mu-43 Hall of Famer

    Stunning shot and beautiful girl

    Wow Phil ... That's a beautiful shot of a beautiful girl :wink::2thumbs:
  4. PhilS

    PhilS Mu-43 Veteran

    Oct 24, 2012
    Brisbane, Australia
    Phil Savory
    take out the head phones!!.. I think I would be pushing my luck to ask that..:smile:

    Thanks Bhupinder2002, fortunately she has her mothers looks not mine :eek:
  5. caimi

    caimi Mu-43 All-Pro

    Apr 13, 2012
    middle US
    Caimi caimiphotography.com
    If she is normally wearing headphones then it is an honest, accurate portrait of her to keep them in for her portrait. I like it.
  6. RevBob

    RevBob Super Moderator Subscribing Member

    Jun 4, 2011
    NorthWestern PA
    +1 - Agree! :cool:
  7. beanedsprout

    beanedsprout Mu-43 Veteran

    Apr 13, 2013
    north central Ohio
    I don't mind the headphones too much.
  8. Jlstuver

    Jlstuver Mu-43 Rookie

    Oct 13, 2013
    HI I am new to the forum and am just wondering at about what distance you were from your daughter when you shot this? I am debating on what lens I want to get and it is between the Olympus 45mm and the Panasonic 25mm. Just having a hard time deciding what would be best.
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