Asakusa Night Pt. 2 – Lensbaby Velvet 56

Even though Lensbaby Velvet 56 is meant to be used as a soft focus portrait lens, it has become one of my go-to lenses for landscape and night photography. The way the lens makes lamp lights and metallic objects glow (especially in darkness) is like no other.

I always use it at f/4 or f/5.6 and adjust the ISO and shutter speed manually.

These first five images are completely un-edited. The sixth one (on the bottom), however, is toned using Alien Skin Exposure X using a custom setting.

Miu Vermillion - Travel Photography using Lensbaby Velvet 56

Miu Vermillion - Travel Photography using Lensbaby Velvet 56

Miu Vermillion - Travel Photography using Lensbaby Velvet 56

Miu Vermillion - Travel Photography using Lensbaby Velvet 56

Miu Vermillion - Travel Photography using Lensbaby Velvet 56

Miu Vermillion - Travel Photography using Lensbaby Velvet 56

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