Photo Monday – Big Flowers

Still experimenting with my macro lens and I happened to have some brand new flowers.  I took them to a well lit spot and snapped away.  Only when you get close, there’s a lot less light.  I went up in ISO and down to a darker exposure but I have to face it.  I need to do this on a tripod until I can get one of those ring flashes.  These are the ones that didn’t suffer from camera shake.  The focus is a bit soft.  I think that, since I’m so close to my subject, I need to narrow the aperture a lot more to have a sharp close up image.  But then, the exposure takes longer.






I’m breaking out the tripod next time.  Promise.

Creative mommy at home to two wonderful little girls, trying to juggle family, sewing, exercise, family, knitting, photography, and did I mention family?

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