Tag Archives: flower

flashtests20140604_0107.jpg

Windflower

Sometimes the simplest method of getting a black background requires nothing else than electronic flash. (Canon T2i with 100mm macro lens and diffused macro twin-lights. ISO 200, I/160 sec. @ f16)

Continue reading »
prairie-crocus20130509_0001-001.jpg

A Flower for Mother’s Day

Spring in Alberta! On this Mother’s Day, one of the earliest conspicuous wild flowers is that of the Prairie Crocus, Anemone patens. It is subtle in colour, unlike the European pasque flower (Anemone pulsatilla) that is often seen in […]

Continue reading »
untitled20121204_0009.jpg

The Photographic Quickie

    For someone who does not photograph full time, there is the danger of allowing your skills to become rusty:  your technique, your eye for design and your dedication may falter in direct proportion […]

Continue reading »