Thursday, 21 April 2011

Pink Flower


Lighting info: Morning sun under a canopy.
Set up: 18-55mm lens.
Photoshop: Added a border, Edge Vignette, Selective focus, Glow, Portrait Sharpen, Warming, Midtone Contrast Boost! (Simple really!) 
Notes: Take shots in between heartbeats for hand held close ups.

Sunday, 17 April 2011


Lighting info: late afternoon sun.
Set up: 100mm lens.
Photoshop: Heavy contrast, curves, desaturated.
Notes: Find something more stable than balancing figure on a washing pole!

Martha Jones


Lighting info: late afternoon sun.
Set up: 100mm lens.
Photoshop: Heavy contrast, curves desaturated.
Notes: Find something more stable than balancing figure on a washing pole!

Wednesday, 13 April 2011

Blossom


Lighting info: Mid morning sun.
Set up: A steady hand and a 70 - 300mm lens.
Photoshop: Contrast, shift colour, warm to cool graduation & sunglow filter.
Notes: Old photo corners added for vintage feel!

Tuesday, 12 April 2011

Spoon


Lighting info: strobe top overhead (80% power) with softbox.
Set up: Black foam board backdrop and an 100mm lens.
Photoshop: Converted to B&W and added an illustrative edge.
Notes: The muck is years of ingrained coffee!

Sunday, 10 April 2011

Ornamental Cabbage/Flowering Kale


Lighting info: strobe top right (100% power) with softbox.
Set up: Black foam board backdrop and an 18-55mm lens.
Photoshop: 'S' curve and medium amount of unsharp mask.
Notes: I wonder what they taste like?