Tag: flower

Daisies for Macro Monday

I shot this one with my little Olympus PEN E-PL3 (Black) and with the Olympus M. Zuiko Digital ED 45mm f1.8 (Black) Lens . In post, I use the usual, Lightroom, Photoshop CC and my favorite plugin from Topaz Labs, Topaz Detail. I use Topaz Detail to extract the details from the photo.

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White Pollen

Shot with my old Canon EOS 20D, the Canon EF 85mm f/1.8 USM , and the Pro Optic Budget Auto Extension Tube Set . Since I don’t have a dedicated macro lens, the Pro Optic Budget Auto Extension Tube, help me get close to my subject  by cutting the minimum focus distance of the Canon EF 85mm f/1.8 USM   .

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Fly and Stink Bug Dynamic Dou

This one was shot with my old Canon EOS 20D, the Canon EF 28-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS USM Lens, and the Pro Optic Budget Auto Extension Tube Set .

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Flower and the Fly

  Shot with my Canon EOS 60D, Tamron SP 28-75mm F/2.8 and the macro Lens adapter Raynox DCR 250. Shot at  75mm F/9, 1/400. I wrote a review on the Tamron 28-75mm F/2.8 and the Raynox DCR-250. You can read the Tamron review here and the Raynox here.

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Floral Friday

Here’s another one from my archives. Shot with my Canon EOS Rebel XS 10.1-Megapixel Digital SLR Camera and the Sigma 70-300mm f/4-5.6 DG APO Macro Telephoto Zoom Lens  a great lens for the price with close-up capabilities, not bad at all. This one was done in photoshop cc using two plugins, Topaz Detail and Topaz […]

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Hover Fly

I took this photo while walking in the woods, it took me sometime to find a good subject. Then I saw this dandelions on the side of the trail. As I moved into a crouching position, this little fella came and the rest is history. We’re both happy we found our subject. He had a […]

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Macro Flowers and Nature Gallery

    Shot with the Olympus PEN E-PL1 and the Sigma 19mm F/2.8 DN lens I have been busy this past weeks that’s why I have not written posts regularly and I’m also slowly moving my gallery and store to 500px. If all goes well 500px will be my main platform for selling my photos. […]

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The Yellow Flower

This one was from my lightroom archives.  If I remember it right, this was taken like a year ago.  

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Not All Roses are Red

I was watering the plants that day and this tiny yellow rose really inspired me to make the photo. I was testing testing the Panasonic LUMIX DMC-G3 16 MP Micro Four-Thirds Camera that time and what a perfect subject this flower was, I used the Panasonic 45-200mm f/4.0-5.6 Lumix G Vario MEGA OIS, not a bad […]

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Close up of A Yellow Flower

  This closeup of a yellow flower was shot with the E-PL1 and Olympus M. 40-150mm F4.0-5.6 R Fixed-Zoom Lens and the Raynox DCR-250 Macro Lens Adapter, I’m also using theOlympus VF-3 Electronic Viewfinder (Silver).  I did a short review of the Raynox DCR 250 a while back, you can read it here.

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Water Droplets on Rose, Testing Panasonic Lumix G3 and Photo Stacking

  We got this beautiful yellow roses last weekend that is starting to bloom, it is really beautiful and a great subject to photograph. So I decided to test my new Panasonic LUMIX DMC-G3 16 MP Micro Four-Thirds Camera and see how it does with macro. I use the Panasonic 45-200mm f/4.0-5.6 Lumix G Vario […]

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Alligator Head

Yeap it’s an alligator head. Saw it in a Mom and Pop store. Selling them for $30 a head. Shot with the Olympus PEN E-PL1 and Canon FD 50mm F/1.8. To view my PEN Collection, please click here, it will take you right to my GPlus Albums. ManufacturerOLYMPUS IMAGING CORP.Model NameE-PL1Exposure ProgramManualExposure Time1/80ISO100Metering ModePatternLight SourceCloudy […]

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Lovely Flowers Shot With the PEN E-PL1

  Since I spend more time with my PEN E-PL1, this week I’ll be posting some of the photos, I have shot with it, and to start of, here are some photos of flowers from my neighbors garden.

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Today’s Catch – Inside a Peach Tree Flower – Different Angle

Beauty Inside by Ness Flores is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License. Another great accessory to have when shooting macro is the extension tube, like the one I use, the  Pro Optic Budget Auto Extension .  I use an extension tube primarily to cut the minimum focusing distance of my lens, this way, […]

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Today’s Catch – Closer Look Inside a Peach Tree Flower

Inside a Flower by Ness Flores is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License. Here’s another one in my flower close-up series. Like my post from yesterday, this photo was taken early morning, probably around 8 am. I shot this with my old Canon EOS 40D  and a  Tamron AF 28-75mm F/2.8 SP and a 30mm […]

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Today’s Catch – Peach Tree Flower – Up Close and Personal

Peach Tree Flower by Ness Flores is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License. I’ve have been really enjoying the early spring season. These past few days, I have been taking photos of flowers around the neighborhood, this one is close-up photo of a Peach Tree Flower. I took this photo early in […]

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Today’s Catch – Yellow Daffodil Bulb

ManufacturerCanonModel NameCanon EOS 60DExposure ProgramAperture PriorityExposure Time1/125F Number3.5ISO125Focal Length75mmMetering ModePattern

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Today’s Catch – Sunrise with the Peach Tree Flower

Early this morning when I went out the house and saw our neighbors peach tree blooming, I was mesmerized. The sun in the early morning makes the flower even more beautiful. Taken with the Canon EOS 60D with a Tamron AF 28-75mm F/2.8 SP. ManufacturerCanonModel NameCanon EOS 60DExposure ProgramAperture PriorityExposure Time1/250F Number4ISO100Focal Length75mmMetering ModePatternTitlepeachtree-8492

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Today’s Catch – Flowers Around the Corner

Can you belive this, Spring is just around the corner! 2011 and 2012 winter was like the shortest winter I’ve experience. I was amazed when I went for a walk yesterday afternoon when I saw the trees and flowers starting to bloom. It is really a beautiful thing to see and I had such a […]

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Exploring the Wolrd of Macro – Parachute Ball

Parachute Ball-4293, originally uploaded by sweetspot@f8. Exploring the World of Macro. Still trying to get a hang of it. I need more practice. ManufacturerCanonModel NameCanon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XSExposure ProgramAperture PriorityExposure Time1/8ISO200Focal Length100mmMetering ModePattern

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