Day 97~366


My blossom tree is doing its thing big time now, and I wanted to do a macro of it in sunshine on the tree. But our incessant crap weather isn’t giving any quarter, so I’ve tried to emulate a sunny day,at night 😀 , by shooting an offcut in my conservatory under fluorescent lights and with an LED angle poise lamp. Initial processing in LR, then Potatoshop with Paint The Moon actions and RadLab filters. A bit of an embuggerance but I think it more or less works. 🌝

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Categories: 366, flower, Fuji, fujiXT1, macro, nature, photography, still life, uncategorisedTags: , , , , , , , ,

16 comments

  1. That sounds like an awful lot of post-processing to a j-peg man like me. But it worked, so well done.
    Best wishes, Pete.

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  2. This is especially beautiful to see on a day when we’re being re-blanketed with snow.

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  3. Turned out very nicely – good detail, but more so the pale colors. I like it!

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  4. I thought it was under a soft (overcast maybe) daylight. Well done ^^

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  5. Looks good, the filter/processing gives you a real sense of delicacy.

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  6. Turned out beautifully. Love the tones.

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  7. Hauntingly beautiful. Wow!

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  8. ohh so pretty Fraggy, i was just over at the park shooting these exact flowers. in all colors. id love to have a tree. beautiful work

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