BMW M3 Forum (E90 E92)

BMW Garage BMW Meets Register Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read


Go Back   M3Post - BMW M3 Forum > BIMMERPOST Universal Forums > Off-Topic Discussions Board > Photography/Videography
 
Lux Angel Eyes
Post Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      12-31-2006, 07:30 PM   #1
///Matt
United States Marine
 
///Matt's Avatar
 
Drives: 2007 Dodge Ram 1500
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Los Angeles

Posts: 2,749
iTrader: (8)

Garage List
2006 330i  [0.00]
Send a message via AIM to ///Matt
Nature shots =)

Hey guys. I went hiking today, specifically to take nature shots. =)

Tell me what you think!
Attached Images
     
///Matt is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      12-31-2006, 10:48 PM   #2
06E90Rostik
2006 join date crew
 
Drives: 2006 325i, 2011 335i
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: CA, Sacramento

Posts: 1,468
iTrader: (10)

Garage List
2011 335i  [5.00]
2006 325i  [0.00]
Looks good
06E90Rostik is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      01-09-2007, 02:27 PM   #3
6SpeedMan
Poor rich kid working
 
6SpeedMan's Avatar
 
Drives: 335i soon to be M3
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: Bellevue, Washington

Posts: 829
iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2006 E90 330i  [0.00]
I like the first one, the rest don't have much composition.
__________________
6SpeedMan is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      01-09-2007, 02:52 PM   #4
///Matt
United States Marine
 
///Matt's Avatar
 
Drives: 2007 Dodge Ram 1500
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Los Angeles

Posts: 2,749
iTrader: (8)

Garage List
2006 330i  [0.00]
Send a message via AIM to ///Matt
i don't understand what you mean, graphite?
///Matt is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      01-09-2007, 03:35 PM   #5
kingbriani
Private First Class
 
kingbriani's Avatar
 
Drives: '07 Honda S2000
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: NC

Posts: 122
iTrader: (0)

i agree with graphite, the first one is very nice. the composition of the others isnt ideal though. i think what he meant is that the tree pictures dont have an obvious subject. trees look weird if you cut off the trunk if you dont have a very specific sugject to draw the eyes attention. with no focal point, the tree photos seem chaotic and too busy. the last photo would benefit from a smaller aperture to bring the background into focus. composition isnt as bad in that one, but i would either put the tree on the right of the photo in or out of the shot, not just the tips of branches, and as stated previously, the picture would look much better with the background in focus.
__________________
__________________________________________________
Future ED Car:
E92 335i Montego Blue w/ Black leatherette and Grey Poplar
Sport Package, Navigation, Bluetooth, Sunshade, Heated Seats, 6 mt
BBS RG-Rs
kingbriani is offline  
0
Reply With Quote
      01-09-2007, 03:47 PM   #6
SoYank
Major General
 
SoYank's Avatar
 
Drives: 2009 E90 335i MT
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: Brighton, Colorado

Posts: 7,496
iTrader: (1)

Garage List
Send a message via Yahoo to SoYank Send a message via Skype™ to SoYank
They're OK but here's come critique and some suggestions for future shots:

Photo #1: Try longer lens with shallower depth of focus to blur the background more. Use enough DOF to get all flower heads in focus (right side is blury).

Photo #2: A bit plain. Maybe recompose to eliminate distracting grasses in lower right.

Photo #3: Recompose without branches in lower right. Possibly bring in more of the hillside in lower left. Looks somewhat like a dragon's head (European style).

Photo #4: Good composition. Gold leaves bracketed by gree leaves. Good exposure. I like it.

Photo #5: Focus seems to be on foreground when subject seems to be hillside. Maybe more of the branches on right to fill the sky and give balance.
__________________
2009 E90 335i Montego Blue · Black Leather · Burl Walnut · 6MT · US Spec
SatNav • ZPP • ZCW • 6FL • TPMS • iDrive • PDC • HWS • Xenons • BMW Assist • Power Rear Sunshade • Logic 7
European Taillights • Rear Foglamp • OEM Alarm • PicoTray • DataToys XM-DVR • Multi-view Processor
Quaife ATB LSD • Short Shift Knob • Hartge Anti-Roll Bars • AP Racing Front Brakes • 19" Style 269
SoYank is offline   United_States
0
Reply With Quote
      01-09-2007, 03:50 PM   #7
ZuerstBMW
‘Viva Espaρa!
 
ZuerstBMW's Avatar
 
Drives: 14 SG F15 / 12 Glacier F30
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: Tampa, FL.

Posts: 7,396
iTrader: (68)

All in all, I think you did a great job Matt.
__________________
14 F15 X5 3.5i M-Sport SG Terra, Fineline Oak, Driver Pkg, Prem. Pkg, H/K, Spare, 20" 469M Rims, Park Assist, Surround View, Shades MODS Performance Black Grille & Rocker Panel Decals, Painted Reflectors, 3M Bra, Black OEM X5 Frame 12 F30 328i Sport Line Glacier Silver Black w/ Red Stitching, Xenons, Prem Pkg, Sirus, Heated Seats MODS 3M Bra( w/ Rockers), Side/Rear Window Shades, Perf. Grill & Rear Spoiler, Painted Reflectors, Red Line mats, Black OEM BMW Frame, Xenon Fogs
ZuerstBMW is offline   Spain
0
Reply With Quote
Post Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:54 AM.




m3post
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST