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Balinese Dancer

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Get close and be bold. The impact of this photograph comes from the dramatic lines and colors and the intimacy of the woman's gaze. Notice how the face has been framed slightly off-center to heighten the impact.
Photograph by Paul Chesley

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Long Exposures

When making long exposures, use a remote release to avoid camera movement. If you don't have a remote release, use the camera's self-timer.

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