Macro Photography

Macro Moments – Week 33

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I participate a weekly themed group on Flickr. This week’s theme was Film Noir. Not sure if I hit the mark on this – but it was fun to try and come up with something for the theme. I shot this with the 7DII, 60mm macro at ISO 2500, f4, 1/60. I used a light tent. For editing – tried selective desaturating and other basic tweaks.

Macro Photography

Macro Moments – Week 22 – A Rose in December

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I couldn’t believe we had a rose blooming on December 10 when it was 30 degrees outside so I had to bring it in and get a photo of it. This is a Lensbaby macro. I am participating in a 100X challenge on Flickr this year and my “X” is “Photos with the Lensbaby”. This lens has a learning curve in that it is manual focus and you move the lens on a pivot to achieve the desired focus and blur. I used a light tent for this photo with an ISO of 400 at 1/160.