focal length: 50 mm
shutter speed: 1/2000
aperture: f/2.5
ISO: 200
flash: not fired

Usually when I’m out and about, I grab my smallest camera (D50) and my shortest lens (50mm). I make sure to still take photos for myself, for fun. Here is one of those shots I took while the cherry blossoms were still in bloom. I had a lot of fun processing this one and I hope you do too!

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Last week’s landscape photo garnered some very different ideas!

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