is a rose
is a rose …
This entry was posted on June 9, 2011 by rontuaru. It was filed under Flowers, Garden, Macro, Photography and was tagged with Canon EOS 7D, flowers, garden, macro, nature, outdoors, photography.
mmmm, I can smell it! Beautiful!
June 9, 2011 at 3:27 PM
Thanks! The entire bush is almost in full bloom and it IS intoxicating! Glad you liked it!
June 10, 2011 at 2:44 PM
I like the second and fourth images, Cheryl. If just could have got a little more depth of field. What was your aperture setting?
June 9, 2011 at 5:43 PM
Wayne, the second photo was f/16. I took several shots of that rose at different aperture settings, but that was the clearest of the bunch. I went up to f/22, but because there was a very faint breeze, the rose in the foreground was just slightly blurry in that shot. Ug! The fourth photo was at f/4.5 but that was the only shot I took of that bud as I didn’t find it all that compelling when I was shooting. When I went to process the shoot I ended up liking it more than I thought I would out in the field. I usually try to shoot a couple of different aperture settings if I think the background is going to be problematic or interesting, but that time I didn’t!
June 10, 2011 at 2:54 PM
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