Vintage Flowers

A still life image of artificial flowers in a wooden box accompanied by string and scissors. Camera: Fujifilm X-T100Lens: Fujifilm XC15-45mm f/3.5-5.6 OIS PZF/Number: f/16ISO: 200 Focal Distance: 15 mmShutter Speed: 0.8 secSoftware: Adobe Lightroom Classic Photographer: Bren Ryan

Flower of the Day – 14th October 2021

A still life photograph of roses and a glass bowl Camera: Fujifilm X-T100Lens: Fujifilm XC15-45mm f/3.5-5.6 OIS PZF/Number: f/5.6ISO: 200 Focal Distance: 15 mmShutter Speed: 1/3 secSoftware: Adobe Lightroom Classic Photographer: Bren Ryan Posted as Part of Cee's Flower of the Day Photography Challenge

Mid-Week Monochrome #55 – Cup and Saucer

A still life image of a cup and saucer with roses and a candle. Camera: Canon EOS 70DLens: Canon EF-S 60mm f/2.8 Macro USMF/Number: f/2.8ISO: 100 Focal Distance: 60mmShutter Speed: 1/5 secSoftware: Adobe Lightroom CC

Friendly Friday – Junk… not to me!

A still life image of three bottles and petals Camera: Fujifilm X-T100Lens: XC15-55mm Kit LensF/Number: f/16.0ISO: 200 Focal Distance: 15 mmShutter Speed: 0.8 secSoftware: Adobe Lightroom CC One of the places I love trawling around is charity shops. You can find many useful items at such low cost. I think these bottles were under £2-3, … Continue reading Friendly Friday – Junk… not to me!

Still Life Backgrounds

A still life image of a glass bowl with roses and petals. Camera: Fujifilm X-T100Lens: XC15-55mm Kit LensF/Number: f/5.6ISO: 200 Focal Distance: 15 mmShutter Speed: 0.9 secSoftware: Adobe Lightroom CC One of the things I love to use as a background for my still life photography is textured backgrounds. Last year when I was looking … Continue reading Still Life Backgrounds

Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #138 – Natural Light

A photograph of wooden balls Camera: Fujifilm X-T100Lens: XC15-45mm Kit LensF/Number: f/4.5ISO: 200 Focal Distance: 15.20mmShutter Speed: 1/9 secSoftware: Adobe Lightroom CC One of the things I love to do with my still life photography is to use natural light. The above image was photographed with natural light coming from a window near to where … Continue reading Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #138 – Natural Light

A Photo a Week Challenge: Take a New Photo

A still life image of a box of flowers, sting and scissors. Camera: Fujifilm X-T100Lens: XC15-45mm f/3.5-5.6 OIS PZF/Number: f/4.0ISO: 200 Focal Distance: 15mmShutter Speed: 1/20 secSoftware: Adobe Lightroom CC Posted as Part of Nancy Merrill's A Photo a Week Challenge: Take a New Photo.

Flower of the Day – FOTD – Artificial Flowers

A still life image of a bunch of roses. Camera: Fujifilm X-T100Lens: XC15-45mm lensF/Number: f/16.0ISO: 200 Focal Distance: 15mmShutter Speed: 0..7 secSoftware: Adobe Lightroom CC I shot this bunch of artificial flowers at f/16 because I wanted the sharpness, but once I started processing the image I used a preset I created called 'Dreamy', which … Continue reading Flower of the Day – FOTD – Artificial Flowers

Mid-week Monochrome #53 – Candlelight Reading

A still life photograph of a book, candle and flowers Camera Settings Camera:  Canon EOS 70DLens:   EF-S18-135mm f/3.5-6.6 IS STIMF/Number:   f/8.0ISO:  250 Focal Distance:  18mm Shutter Speed:  2 secSoftware:  Adobe Lightroom CC

Photoshop Express Android App

Camera Settings Camera: Canon EOS 70DLens: EF-S18-135mm f/3.5-6.6 IS STIMF/Number: f/4.0ISO: 250 Focal Distance: 27mmShutter Speed: 0.4 secSoftware: Adobe Lightroom CC and Photoshop Express App I thought I would play around with a still life image I took a while back using Lightroom CC and Photoshop Express for Android. I did a few minor edits in Lightroom CC … Continue reading Photoshop Express Android App

Still Life – Monochrome

A photograph of 3 bottles, jug and flowers. Camera Settings Camera: Canon EOS 70DLens: EF-S18-135mm f/3.5-6.6 IS STIMF/Number: f/8.0ISO: 800 Focal Distance: 18mm Shutter Speed: 0.4 secSoftware: Adobe Lightroom CC So far my experimenting with Lightroom CC and my Samsung Tab S7 is going great. Now I've created a workflow, things seem easier. What I … Continue reading Still Life – Monochrome

Cup and Saucer with Roses

Camera: Canon EOS 70DLens: EF-S60mm f/2.8 Macro USMF/Number: f/16ISO: 100 Focal Distance: 60mmShutter Speed: 2.5 secSoftware: Adobe Lightroom Classic Unfortunately I can't talk you through the process of the above image, as I used a Preset by Serge Ramelli that I purchases a while back. A still life image of a cup, saucer and roses. … Continue reading Cup and Saucer with Roses

Changing Object Colour in Lightroom

A still life image of reading glasses on a purse accompanied by a rose. The other day I walked you through the steps of a still life image I created with a Texture in a post called Reading Glasses. Today I am going to take that image one step further and change the colour of … Continue reading Changing Object Colour in Lightroom

Reading Glasses

Camera: Canon EOS 70DLens: EF-S18-135mm f/3.5-6.6 IS STIMF/Number: f/4.5ISO: 100 Focal Distance: 42mm Shutter Speed: 2.0 secSoftware: Adobe Photoshop and Lightroom Classic Original Image In Photoshop I sent the image from Lightroom to Photoshop where I added a texture layer, selected Hard Light Blending Mode and using a layer mask I masked out the area … Continue reading Reading Glasses

Cup and Saucer Part II – FOTD

Still life image of a cup and saucer, complimented with flowers. Camera Settings Camera: Canon EOS 70DLens: EF-S18-135mm f/3.5-6.6 IS STIMF/Number: f/8.0ISO: 100 Focal Distance: 60mm Shutter Speed: 0.4 secSoftware: Adobe Lightroom Classic Continuing my series of Cup and Saucer, in the above image, I just wanted to create colour over the flowers.... and keep … Continue reading Cup and Saucer Part II – FOTD