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

Should I Flip It?

There are times in photography when you might want to flip a photograph. Try this experiment... open an image on your device... close your eyes for a few seconds and then open them to look at the image. What you will find is this if you read from left to right your eyes will automatically … Continue reading Should I Flip It?

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

Floral Friday -FF#24 – FOTD

A still life image of artificial roses and fairy lights. Camera Settings Camera: Canon EOS 70DLens: EF-S18-135mm f/3.5-6.6 IS STIMF/Number: f/8.0ISO: 100 Focal Distance: 18mm Shutter Speed: 5.0 secSoftware: Adobe Lightroom CC Posted as Part of Cee's Flower of the Day and Floral Friday. Have a great weekend everyone...

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

Cup and Saucer – Still Life

Still life image of a Cup and Saucer, complimented with flowers and heart candle. Camera Settings Camera: Canon EOS 70DLens: EF-S60mm f/2.8 Macro USMF/Number: f/16ISO: 100 Focal Distance: 60mmShutter Speed: 2.5 secSoftware: Lightroom Classic Charity shops are the ideal place to find bits and pieces for Still Life Photography.. this cup and saucer was £2. … Continue reading Cup and Saucer – Still Life

Oranges – Still Life

I am back posting at the moment simply because my hip has got worse and walking is now a thing that is getting painful to do. I'm off to see the surgeon on Monday Evening so hopefully I'm not too long before I have another new hip. I've already had the right hip replaced back … Continue reading Oranges – Still Life

Still Life – Basket of Roses – FOTD

Still life image of artificial roses in a wooden basket. I wanted to create a dreamy feel to the above image.. so I used a texture and Lightroom Presets to create the image. Posted as Part of Cee's Flower of the Day Photography Challenge.

Floral Friday – FF #22 – FOTD

Still life image of a wicker basket and artificial flowers. For this week's image I thought I would use an image I showed on My Still Life Photography Blog. I love my F2.8 60mm Macro Lens especially when wanting to close up still life. Lately I have been finding that I've been using this lens … Continue reading Floral Friday – FF #22 – FOTD