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a few from the last couple of dives


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#1 DIRDavid

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Posted 04 April 2009 - 08:09 PM

Hi all
took these with a D50 using a 60mm and Z240 strobe -any comments greatly appreciated

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#2 diverdon

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Posted 24 April 2009 - 05:22 AM

These look to me like they may have been shot (if using a slr) around f8. I would stop down to a smaller aperture to get a better depth of field. JMHO
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Posted 24 April 2009 - 05:39 AM

Nice subjects!

Have you tried cropping off the bottom of the second image to give a 3x4 format, losing the boring bit and putting the scorpion fish on the left to right diagonal?

The third image looks over-processed on my screen.

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Posted 24 April 2009 - 07:11 AM

They all look just a little 'soft' to me.
You need to concentrate the point of focus on the eyes of the fish and the rhinopores of the nudibranchs...
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Posted 24 April 2009 - 08:12 PM

OK, I give up. What is #1?
Nice shots. I like #2, but the eyes seem a tad out?

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Posted 29 April 2009 - 09:19 AM

Between this and your other image improvement post - you are very good at finding interesting subject matter !
I think the colours are slightly off in the 3rd and 4th shots, I agree with GHP regarding the 2nd one - the eye's in focus would have made it even better.
I think the first one could be brought up a little in the processing - perhaps something like :

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Nikon D300, Ikelite housing, 2 x DS125 strobes