Apple Blossom Macro

Image

More fruit blossoms!  This is an apple blossom from our Fuji apple tree.  I shot this with my 100mm lens and it was hand held.  Settings were: f/5, 1/1000 sec., ISO 100.  Just adjusted levels and added a round of Topaz Detail.  Hope you are having a great weekend!

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Raindrops on Roses

Processed in Photoshop Elements 6 by adjusting levels and adding a high pass filter.  This is the last burst of blooms before my rose bushes go dormant.

Camera settings: Canon Rebel EOS T1i, F/4.5, 1/400 sec., ISO 100, focal length 37 mm.  No flash.

High Key Rose

Here’s kind of a high key treatment of a rose photo I took today.  I adjusted levels, used a high pass filter and added a layer on blend mode Screen.  Processed as always in Photoshop Elements 6.

Camera settings: Canon T1i, F/11, 1/100 sec., ISO 800, focal length 100 mm.  No flash.

Foreground

Foreground focusing on a Secret rose bud.  Processed in Photoshop Elements with just a high pass filter and levels adjustment.  Have a good weekend, everyone!

Camera settings: Canon T1i, F/3.2, 1/125 sec., ISO 100, focal length 100 mm.   No flash.

Open

An open Secret rose.  Processed in Photoshop Elements with some levels adjustment and burning.

Camera settings: Fujifilm FinePix S700, F/3.5, 1/60 sec., ISO 400, focal length 6.3 mm.  No flash.

Rose Arrangement

Secret rose with background of geranium leaves.  All processed in Photoshop Elements.  Foreground processed with Filter/Brush Strokes/Angled Strokes and dodged.  Background processed with Topaz Simplify buz sim.  Also did some cloning on the rose photo.

Camera settings for rose photo: Fujifilm S700, F/5.6, 1/340 sec., ISO 64, focal length 6.3 mm.  No flash.

Rose

My wonderful husband gave me a new lens for our 34th anniversary!  He surprised me with a new Canon EF 100mm f/2.8 Macro lens.  It is so cool.  This photo was taken today with the new lens.  Processed in Photoshop Elements with adjusted levels, Topaz Simplify and dodging and burning.

Camera settings: Canon T1i, F/16, 1/100 sec., ISO 400, focal length 100 mm.  No flash.