Regular Random – Rose, five minutes with my Macro

Last week I posted my Regular Random with a Gerbera, I also shot a rose and saved it for this week. choose a subject or a scene spend five minutes photographing it – no more! try to see it from many angles, look through something at it, change the light that’s hitting it have fun!…

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Regular Random – 5 Minute Roses

I was at a loss as to what to shoot for this week’s Regular Random, hence why it is so late, but I was cleaning up the studio and just about to throw out these almost dead roses, and then the late afternoon sunlight hit them, I pulled one out and placed on the table,…

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D.I.Y Dyeing Fabric Natural Ingredients

I was playing around with dyeing some cheesecloth I bought with natural every day ingredients from home, I wrote a full blog post here. I used Coffee, Green Tea and Grenadine (Pomegranate Syrup), I figure I regularly stain my clothes (accidentally) so how hard can it be? I first did a bit of research….oh Google,…

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Friday Flowers…

Glorious Flowers from a recent trip to Montsalvat…….what more could be said? I hope you all have a fabulous weekend… ~ Julz

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52 Week Challenge – Week 44

Running a bit late. Week 44 of my original 52 week challenge and it is – Priority on Aperture – ISO1250, 105mm, F/5.6, 1/2000 second, rose at Pipe Works Garden. True the aperture is only F/5.6, but that is about it on my 18-300mm. Didn’t have the macro with me this day. Til next time,…

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A deconstructed rose…

What started as a bit of playing around with Desley in a workshop has turned into a bit of a thing; for both of us. The whole deconstructed flower study, it is of great interest to cut things up and see what we find. It’s also Macro time, I’m slowly getting used to the whole…

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52 Week Challenge – Week 39

Welcome back for another week of the 52 Week challenge, Week 39 is Spring. I purchased these gorgeous rose for some still life play and to me fresh flowers has Spring written all over it. I placed the single roses on white perspex, with a soft white background and spritzed with some water from a…

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Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge – Single Flowers

This week’s CFFC is Single Flowers, easier said than done, apparently

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