The Official Portrait of my Cat

Portrait of Mario the cat by Jade Daniel Sambrook

Focal Length: 50mm
Exposure: 1/60 sec; f/2.8; ISO 400
Metering: Pattern
Flash: Yes

Photo by: Jade Daniel Sambrook
Camera: Pentax K10D
Lens: Sigma 17-70mm f/2.8-4 DC Macro

The late Mario the cat was an awesome subject to help me improve my photography skills. In fact, using a feline as a model can be quite a challenge compared to using an actual person because cats simply don’t listen to direction very well. It’s like using a top model who has such a big ego that they feel they can do as they please, look in any direction they want and take a break from posing without notice.

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