bokeh [73/365]

by Sherry Hill March. 14, 2019 156 views
[old medicine bottle]

[old medicine bottle]

old bottle bokeh attempt

i love bokeh, but i have a hard time with it.. i'm very picky about how i want the bokeh to turn out.. i enjoy the many sparkly prisms behind the subject.. but as much as i like it, i am very new to trying my hand at it..

[old bottle bokeh attempt]

[old bottle bokeh attempt]

i tried it in monochrome but i kept going back to the dreamy pink background..

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Laurie Madsen 2 months ago

Sherry,
This is the kind of bokeh that I am usually most fond of, when the whole background becomes creamy and dreamy. Especially for portraits.
Some people don't think of that as bokeh, but in Japanese it means blurred.
Your shot is lovely with the creamy bokeh you achieved!

2 months ago Edited
Sherry Hill Replied to Laurie Madsen 2 months ago

thanks Laurie.. i like playing  with it and hopefully i will get the bokeh shot i dream of.. i'm not sure why it's such a challenge to me.. but i like a challenge nonetheless.. 
smile

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Jennifer Raknerud 2 months ago

So far these are my favorites of the day!  Love the old bottle.

2 months ago Edited
Sherry Hill Replied to Jennifer Raknerud 2 months ago

thanks for much Jennifer..

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Björn Roose 2 months ago

Nice bottle, background AND photo smile

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Berckmans Peter 2 months ago

Great colors

2 months ago Edited
Antonio Gil 2 months ago

I liked how it worked in the first picture

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