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窈窕淑女,君子好求。 by Tai
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Olympus OM-2 / Olympus OM Auto-Macro 50MM 1:2 / FUJIFLIM FUJICOLOR 100 (Expired 9/2006)

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Next Time We Meet by Hayden Williams

Fireworks, Moscow State University. Салют, Московский Государственный Университет

Pentax ME Super; SMC Pentax-M 50mm 1:2; Fujifilm Superia X-tra 400 ISO

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Tokyo Ghost, Hayden Williams

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@spartathesheltie was mentioning before and after photo posts being helpful and I have to agree! I learn a lot from seeing the raw “before” image along with the finished “after” image and while I understand that most photographers keep these things a secret, I’m a big proponent of community over competition! Learning and helping others learn (without stressing yourself out, that is) is so rewarding!

While I don’t really have a set “thing” I do to get my “style”, there are things that I’ll do to each photo to get them to a happy place and I’ll go over what I did with each of these before and afters. In all of these, the only editor I used was Adobe Lightroom 6 (because I’m not getting CC on principal) and they were taken using a Nikon D750 with a 50mm f/1.8 lens.

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