Macro Monday for January 6, 2014. D7000, mamiya/sekor 50mm f/2 lens, reversed. ISO400, AP Mode, f/2. 4 minutes of slider play in Lightroom 5.
Introducing my last planned project for 2014… Welcome back, Macro Mondays! This week: Hair! D7000, Mamiya/Sekor 50mm f/2, reversed, with pop-up flash in Manual mode. Some slight processing in Lightroom 5.
Something mysterious, almost. Like the capital on the swing ride at the small town carnival that rolled into town last week, or looking through a clear umbrella at an evil-looking fog, maybe. I played with this one a long time, adding grain, darkening the vignette, playing with split toning, but ended up with something somewhat […]
For weeds, they sure make a nice salad…
This bad picture is sort of a teaser for something I’ve been thinking about whilst munching a piece or three (or 13) of (not) dark (enough) chocolate most night after dinner, while watching a bit of tele before bed. Some nights, these happy platitudinous advertising messages bother me less than other nights; some nights I […]
Pretzel Salt. D7000. Vivitar 50mm f/1.8 (Cosina), reversed on ~100mm extension. About 12 seconds of processing in Lightroom (slight boost to contrast, saturation, clarity).
So. I left the macro shot for pretty much the last minute, and guess what? I’m not happy with it. I would go into my archives and pull one, but I’m in a really foul mood just now, so I won’t. I took this with the LX7, AP mode, f/1.4, 1/60th, ISO400, and gave it […]