We took a few days time out to Carcassonne in the south of France.
Category Archives: Macro
RHS Garden Harlow Carr
Here are a few captures from Harlow Carr in Harrogate, Yorkshire, UK from the weekend.
Images of Thor.
“It finally happened. I finally got the camera I have wanted for a long time…”
A summer’s day
Further adventures with aperture
Ok, I really need to get off the theme of close-up plant shots! I’ve got the settings pretty much down, so time to move on… The next post will be completely different. Probably.
With the way the garden is changing so rapidly, with flowers blooming and fading within 24/48 hours, and the fact we’ve had some rain, I thought I’d capture the Bearded Iris while they’re in flower. I love the way raindrops on black Iris look like fat, juicy droplets of blood…
Having read up a little on noise in close up shooting, today I kept the ISO to 400 or below and shot some images. I noticed that it was almost impossible to get a really sharp image (suspect as I was handheld only, but I can shoot sharp close ups by hand normally). I’m guessingContinue reading “Noise”