Be who you are and say what you mean, because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind - Dr. Seuss...
D700 | D7000 | Nikkor AF-S 18-55 DX 1:3.5-5.6G | Nikkor AF-S 55-300 DX 1:4.5-5.6 G ED | Nikkor AF 50 f/1.8D | Optex OPM2930 tripod/monopod | Enthusiasm ...
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To answer your question, not technical perfection, but rather emotional connection. Each and every one of these photos exudes a huge emotive content. It is that which makes them powerful to the viewer.
"It is one thing to make a picture of what a person looks like, it is another thing to make a portrait of who they are" - Paul Caponigro
Constructive Critique of my photographs is always appreciated
even a short clip of emotive photos is emotional in itself, as technology advances, we all will still be stopped by just one captured second in time
I've done so many things I'm not proud of...and the things I am proud of are disgusting. ~Moe, The Simpsons
canon 5dmk 2, some lenses, a couple of sticks to hold them up, a thing that make sun at night, and a sense of adventure