It’s October, which means you can shoot wonderful sunset pictures and work on these to get some nice color in the sunset through post processing. Here are just two of my last shots which I made on Friday October 1st, bottom picture, and today October 2nd, the top picture. The top one is made with […]
Tonight I got the chance of shooting some macro pictures of a Grasshopper sitting on our kitchen window. I needed to shoot the pictures with a flash because I had no time to set up a tripod as I was afraid the grasshopper would fly away. Last time, I was too late, so I didn’t […]
Four years ago, when I left The Netherlands to move to the US, I hardly took any time to sufficiently clean up all my old mess. In just two weeks I moved the majority of my stuff onto a boat to be shipped for the US. I left a bunch of old stuff in the […]
Last weekend I checked the lavender plants in front of our house. It was a busy come and go of the bees collecting honey. Dozens of worker bees were flying between the purple flowers to suck the nectar out of the flowers. I decided it was time for me to try to make some close […]
Playing with my camera and macro lens, I just saw a great object to take some experimental photo’s off, the two little happy men. The above picture was taken with a Canon 5D, and a Canon 100mm f2.8 USM Macro lens.
At a visit to my grandmother, I saw a little picture of myself. I took a photo of it with my macro lens. It’s a self portrait… sort off.
Early morning on a Saturday I woke up to go to Mavericks Surf contest in Half Moon Bay. It was supposed to become a beautiful day with big waves rolling in on the beach. At around 7 we arrived at Half Moon Bay, just in time to get the sunrise over the bay. Check out […]
Sometimes you whished you had checked the photograph before you ate the subject! In the case I’m going to describe you, it does not matter too much, as I can easily get more sushi for new photo’s. But if you don’t check your photo’s, you can be in for a surprise! Tonight I got a […]
I tried to make a time lapse series of a burning Winnie The Pooh candle we had. However, I failed to set the lens on manual focus, so not all pictures are zoomed in at the same sharpness or focal length. [phpzon]Wilton Winnie the Pooh Honey Pot Candle, 1[/phpzon] The picture has been made with […]
I just got some really nice action scripts for in my Photoshop to play around with. These action scripts make it really easy to manipulate pictures and give these an interesting effect. Here is an original picture of a flower I made with my Macro lens; With the impressionism action script the picture of the […]