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  1. procam11

    Scarlet

    My first time creating a portrait of Scarlet. I used the Olympus Em1x, Zuiko 40-150 2.8 Pro lens.

    Featured Reason: A really awesome portrait by Mike!
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    procam11
    Date
    Oct 16, 2019 at 10:03 PM
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