I have been waiting to get a chance to play around with DoF. Now if you are a REAL photographer, you can do that every day, every minute, but I am only as smart as I look and so; I had to wait! (I was going to use "stupid", but then, this is MY blog so I switched the word!)
Now when you take a picture, you can choose to have the background in focus, but there are times when you don't want to. It really depends on what you are trying to say through the picture.
The above is a bit non-conventional, and so, I like it.
The one below is what we usually take:
Would love to hear what you guys think...