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Depth of Field: The pictures above change the aperture setting of the camera lenses, creating a sense of depth in their images. The larger the apertures (smaller F-stop number) and closer the focusing distances, the shallower depth of field is. Other example of Shallow Depth of Field: digital-photograp...
This image makes use of a deep depth of field and focus on the chipmunk. This place emphasis on the chipmunk. The blur up front creates a feeling of space in front of the chipmunk. A quick shutter speed along with this picture makes the chipmunk look still.
I chose this because it contrasts the foreground and the background partly by the use of varying focus. This eccentuates the depth in this photo.