Nikon D700: RAW
70-200mm f/2.8 @ 150mm
Shutter Speed: 1/500
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Shooting mode: aperture priority
Metering mode: pattern
Focus points: single
Focus mode: one-shot
This image was taken on March 24th at 6:04pm. It was a nice day, but clouds were moving in quickly and it was beginning to rain.
Using a single focus point, I focused on her eyes at f/2.8.
Below is the original and edited versions, color and light adjustments were accomplished in Lightroom. I then took this image into Photoshop and separated the baby from the background in order to blur it more. She was way closer to the background than I would prefer, but sometimes you have to take the photo because 2 year olds have a mind of their own!
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