bokeh image of a wet street with cars and busses on it

Rainy Day in Southeast Portland

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Deliberately out of focus photograph taken through a car window on SE MLK Boulevard in Portland, Oregon on an overcast, rainy afternoon. The focus was intended to capture the essence of the city through the blurring of colors. The less distinct the focus, the more generalized the perception.

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  • Shutter speed: 1/640 sec
  • Focal length: 50mm
  • Aperture: f/4.0


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