focal length: 50 mm
shutter speed: 1/640
aperture: f/1.4
ISO: 200
flash: not fired

Last weekend, we were out enjoying the last warm rays of sun. And no, despite the presence of the open umbrella, it wasn’t raining. She just likes playing with umbrellas. I chose this photo because of all the colours in it. I’m interested to see how you work will work with it. Click to download the higher resolution file.

Remember to link to your version by leaving a comment below. You are welcome to add any specifics about what you did in your processing (software used, adjusted values, cropping etc) to help us learn. Click here to get the complete details for What’s Your Play. Remember, all readers are invited to submit their own photos for manipulation by emailing a high res photo (preferably SOOC) to play [at] dolcepics [dot] com.

A big thanks to Michelle for sharing her photo of the owl for last week’s WYP. It was fun to work with!

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Laura is a Vancouver wedding and portrait photographer. Visit