As I can’t walk about much at the moment. I decided to take my camera around our flat and take pictures of whatever was around me with my macro 105mm f:2.8 lens. A Russian doll (in fact a Kaspersky freebie I got from a Press conference…) A Cristal ball … or rather a glass ball,... Continue Reading →
Exotic flower 1 - Macro photography. Auteuil, 2012 Not so exotic flower - macro photography. Amiens. 2012
“Knee play” is the opening piece of Einstein on the Beach, Philip Glass’s famous opera (1979). For an extensive explanation of “knee plays” and namely knee play 1 and its random numbers, please check Nicolas Sceaux’s page. This is a close-up of my old Swedish computing machine, a pre-computer model from the 1950s which works,... Continue Reading →
the weather was so bad last Saturday that I decided to take my macro lens around my flat and I found a bowl full of mandarin oranges and grapes.
This is my dreaded time of year. Not because of Yuletide family reunions mind you, but because of the dreadful weather conditions and the lack of flowers. So here's to you who are longing for the Summer too. ISO: 100, exposure: 1/250 sec, aperture: 6.3, with my Nikon 105mm f/2.8 macro lens. Full details page click here.
It's amazing what a small depth of field (DOF) will do! Here is a close-up of my morning papers, a selection of WSJ Europe, Le Monde and other titles. Shot with my Nikon D7000, at ISO 200, 1/250 sec at 3.2and the famous 105.0 mm f/2.8 Nikon macro lens. From miscellaneous/divers
Boy! September is hectic isn't it?! I have just checked the antimuseum and it shows that little has been done for a week; I need to make up for it. So here is another macro picture of a wasp. And a hairy one at that, what with its bristles on its body ... hairy beast... Continue Reading →