focal length: 50 mm
shutter speed: 1/800
aperture: f/1.4
ISO: 200
flash: not fired

A child at play is the sweetest thing… especially when they can play independently! Mine is sitting next to me as I type but luckily she is behaving and letting me work for about five minutes. So, here’s a quick one for you to download and work on.

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.

Loved all the subtle, yet beautiful processing on last week’s image.

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