Weekly Photo Challenge: This week, share with us your take on “depth” — you can take it literally, like me, by showing something (a dense forest, your lawn after a blizzard) that suggests volume, a distance between surface and bottom. Or go with a more figurative approach: use a deep color palette, play with your image’s depth of field, or highlight a person, a place, or an object to which you feel deeply connected.
When I received my first SLR, I enrolled in a photography class so that I would learn how to use my camera and not just depend on the automatic functions. I learned a lot in that class and, as I was really interested in nature photography, I really enjoyed the depth of field function, specifically shooting with a shallow depth of field. Here are a few of my favorites: