Practice makes perfect.
Something that all photographers strive for is tack sharp images in which all the details of the eyes can be seen. There are a few techniques for this so over the past few months I've been playing with them. I believe that I have finally found what works for me.
Original crop from camera
|ISO 200 f/3.5 1/400s|
The crop that will make it in the client's gallery
300% zoom onto her eyes gives us
Each eyelash is distinctive and the eyes themselves have a lot of detail.
I should mention that this is the low-res version of her eyes so there is some loss in detail from the original high resolution image.
With practice, 100% of my images will look like this.