Melissa


Photo Information
This is the picture that gained me my first Editor's Award on EPZ, plus two Reader Awards and an award for 30+ votes. It seems to have hit the spot....shot with the 18-135mm lens.
08/06/2012 - 15:20johnriley
CategoryPortraits / People
Shutter Speed1/60
Aperturef/5.6
LensN/A
ISO800
Focal Length135mm
Views/Likes108/0
TagsN/A

paulgee20

Link Posted 08/06/2012 - 15:23
Great shot JR of an attractive woman, well captured
K5's (2)both gripped, K10d gripped, Pentax 28-90 f3.5, Sigma 18-250mm, Sigma 150-500mm. Sigma 105mm f/2.8 EX DG Macro, Sigma 10-20 f.4-5.6.EX DC, Hoya 135 f2.8, Take on 28mm f2.8 Pentax AF360 flash, 2 fill in slaves. 30 metre remote release, Rt angle viewfinder, Giotto NOT 3261B Tripod with Manfrotto 808Rd4 ball head, Manfroto 4861RC2 monopoly, shoulder stock, various filters etc, Panasonic SET HBS HD Video cam, Tamrac Explorer 8x backpack and a sore back.....
-------------------------------------------------------
Photography is an index for measuring futility and pride.......

Paul

:wink
http://s743.photobucket.com/home/pg20_photos/index http://www.flickr.com/photos/pg20

jeeess1967

Link Posted 08/06/2012 - 15:58
Top class shot John. Who is this beauty?

Regards,

Jeeess
K-5, K-7 and K10D, Pentax 18-135 WR,18-55 WR,Pentax 28-105,Sigma 28-300, Sigma 28-80 (Macro) and Pentax 50-200 WR.

GIULIO57

Link Posted 08/06/2012 - 16:19
She reminds me of Audrey Hepburn...Beautiful portrait and tender girl's pose. Right light for right purpose
PPG

sarc

Link Posted 08/06/2012 - 17:06
Not surprised it got an award or two. It really is a very pleasant picture of the young lady.
Best wishes

Bob

Bobbinalorry

Link Posted 08/06/2012 - 19:20
For me, Absolutely cracking bit of photography, really superb.
(even better large)
Best Regards, Larry.

All the gear & no idea.

autumnlight

Link Posted 08/06/2012 - 20:51
A beautiful shot, lovely light and a lovely model.
Kind regards Maria

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Maria-Gray-photography/589310071158079?ref=hl

focus

Link Posted 08/06/2012 - 20:58
Gorgeous portrait with beautiful tones and colour. Love the light highlighting the outline of her face. - mary.

analogue

Link Posted 08/06/2012 - 21:45
Beautiful!
It as a natural feeling

davidstorm

Link Posted 08/06/2012 - 21:55
No wonder it hit the spot John, it's great! May I suggest that it's a combination of the superb focus on the eye, the lovely control of light and shadow and the sheer attractiveness of the model that make this one special.

Regards
David
Flickr

Nicola's Apartments, Kassiopi, Corfu

Some cameras, some lenses, some bits 'n' bobs

pauljay

Link Posted 10/06/2012 - 22:50
Absolutely delightful John!
Paul.

Photography is not a sport. It has no rules. Everything must be dared and tried! (Bill Brandt)
jaypix
yankee44
PPG

Mac

Link Posted 11/06/2012 - 21:33
You've done her proud, John.

A beauty.

Congrats!
Mac from Montreal

SP, SPII, SPF, PZ-10, P30, SFX, K110D, istDS, Optio 60, Z-10, H90, RZ10, I-10, f3.5 28mm, f1.8 55mm, f1.4 50mm, f3.5 135mm, f2.5 135mm, f4 50mm Macro, f4.5 80-200 F, f4 35-70, f3.5 28-80, f3.5 35-135, f3.5 18-55, f1.8 31mm Ltd., two Auto 110's, Auto 110 lenses and filters, tubes, bellows, Manfrottos and a sore back.

szgabor

Link Posted 12/06/2012 - 22:36
pauljay wrote:
Absolutely delightful John!

I agree with Paul and I think the delightful is the right word.
Regards,
Gábor
My website
My PPG site
Add a Comment
You must be registered or logged-in to comment.