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The Three Rules of Awesome Photo Bokeh [Video]

If you’re looking to capture perfect bokeh, the soft circular out of focus highlights in the background of photos, this video shows you how to nail it every time.

While they might be using a professional model and a pile of nice gear for their tutorials, the principles of boken creation apply even to more economical camera setups.

[via DIY Photography]

Jason Fitzpatrick is warranty-voiding DIYer and all around geek. When he's not documenting mods and hacks he's doing his best to make sure a generation of college students graduate knowing they should put their pants on one leg at a time and go on to greatness, just like Bruce Dickinson. You can follow him on if you'd like.

  • Published 01/22/13

Comments (2)

  1. InBasic


    I would like you guys to write a review for my Firefox extension. Please let me know what is the cost


  2. ogie

    rule number one if you are a canon owner, get the 130$ 50mm f1.8 lens. Best 130$ i ever spent.

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