March 14 - Bokeh (#PhotoBlog365)

by Björn Roose March. 14, 2019 301 views

Bokeh ... I had the idea of shooting whatever in my garden and getting the bokeh as a bonus. But you need light for that and I came home after sunset.

So ... over to plan B: creating my own bokeh. Not that easy, especially if you don't want to go for a string of lights or anything of that nature. But in the end plan B worked out fine. Light in the foreground and bokeh in the background :-)

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Lynn F Medley 1 week ago

Read how you got the bokeh, creative idea! Thank goodness for plan B 😊

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Björn Roose Replied to Lynn F Medley 1 week ago

And thank you for you comment, Lynn smile

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Laurie Madsen 1 week ago

Don't ya just love it when plan B works!smile

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Björn Roose Replied to Laurie Madsen 1 week ago

Especially when there's no plan C smile

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Laurie Madsen Replied to Björn Roose 1 week ago

Exactly!+1

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Lee Santiva 1 week ago

I like your bokeh Björn. If you didn't use a string of lights, what was your light source to get the circular effect? If it's not points of light or reflections, it would just be a more "solid" blur, right?

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Björn Roose Replied to Lee Santiva 1 week ago

It is reflections, Lee, lots of them. Crushed and reopened aluminium foil as a background, with a spot light pointed on it smile

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Lee Santiva Replied to Björn Roose 1 week ago

Cool! Great idea

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Björn Roose Replied to Lee Santiva 1 week ago

I stole the idea from the internet. Apparently it's one of the standard tricks used by studio photographers smile

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