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

Photo for the Week – 64 – Creative

I hope everyone is OK and keeping safe in these worrying times. Thank you for your submissions for the last challenge called - Green.  WOW, such beautiful images depicting the colour green.    Thank you all.  This week the topic is called Creative. For this challenge, just let your imagination run wild... you could create … Continue reading Photo for the Week – 64 – Creative

Your Daily Word Prompt – #Challenge – #YDWordPrompt April 14, 2020

A few months again I set myself a challenge, to do another genre of photography.  The genre I chose was Still Life Photography.  It has turned out to be an aspect of photography that I love to do. Posted as Part of Sheryl's Your Daily Word Prompt – #Challenge – #YDWordPrompt April 14, 2020

Photo for the Week – 56 – Lights

Thank you for your submissions for last week's challenge called - Insects. We had some beautiful images of creepy-crawlies as well as beautiful butterflies. So please check out last week's entries which are listed below. So the challenge this week is - Lights. Candle-light, sunlight, street light, torch-light and even lamplight, as long as your … Continue reading Photo for the Week – 56 – Lights

Candlelit flowers and Easy Reading – Still Life

Still-life photography doesn't have to be coloured.  It can be monochrome.  One of the images from the image above's still-life shoot was originally posted in colour. And it was only the other day for a photography challenge, I converted the below image, originally posted in colour, to monochrome. And I liked the tones.  Lately, I … Continue reading Candlelit flowers and Easy Reading – Still Life

One Word Sunday – Plastic

Plastic is everywhere!! For my still life photography, I use a lot of artificial flowers and without thinking about it, I didn't realise how much plastic was used in an artificial flower.  Especially the stem part. Posted as part of Debbie Smyth's One Word Sunday - Plastic

Home Photography Challenge – 14th January 2020 – Book and Candle Still Life

For my still-life image today, I've used, yes the obligatory candle for light, a flower and book. For this image I wanted the texture of the wood and cloth to stand out.  So for the first time ever, I used focus-stack in Photoshop. By setting the aperture, shutter and ISO to the same for each … Continue reading Home Photography Challenge – 14th January 2020 – Book and Candle Still Life