I eat out for lunch with my coworkers nearly everyday. I see this courtyard everyday as we exit for lunch. Today, I saw a really beautiful sight with the white blossoms on the trees set against the overcast sky. I used my iPhone 5 to take this picture, since I haven’t been carrying around my Fujifilm X-Pro1 with me for several months (it’s just too much effort to carry around for an hour lunch).
I’m surprised with how well suited the iPhone 5 is as a portable camera. It’s relatively fast and takes high quality photos.
Above, you can see the Instagram version of the photo. Below, the original taken on the iPhone 5 (resized to fit).
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