I don't do a lot of nature photography. I love looking at it, but I feel like I just don't quite have the composition skills to do it myself. But when I saw the roses in the front of our house covered in frost this morning after I got back from dropping Carson off at school, I had to run in and get my camera before it melted. I'd love some feedback. I don't have a macro lens, so I could only get so close with my 50mm. I wish I could have got closer to the frost, but oh well!
Settings for both were 1/1000 f/1.4 ISO 200 50mm
IMG_8407-3web by Stephanie.Miller, on Flickr
IMG_8395-3web by Stephanie.Miller, on Flickr
Really cool, Steph, I love the first one!
Married Anthony April 2, 2005
Nora born Feb. 14th, 2007
Micah born Jan. 20, 2009
You know my 100 mm is still up for sale... lol
I like the composition on #1 bokeh is nice.
I would have cropped #2 differently. Since the stem doesn't add anything
-El mommy to B & A
Just chug-chug-chugging along.
Dang, if only I had a money tree My mom feels weird, because I told her I didn't need anything for Christmas, and that I just needed money for my camera fund. I think I haven't saved up like this since I was a kid!
Wow...that first one is amazing! LOVE it!
Sadie- mommy to Ruthie & Randy
They are both really pretty; #1 is just a bit dark/grey on the main flower; the bokeh is awesome. #2 at this angle I would have composed the complete set of leaves that are hanging below the bud into the shot.
Last edited by Amy_&_Eva; 12-13-2012 at 12:02 PM.
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