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Bouquet

Discussion in 'Nature' started by fractal, Jun 27, 2015.

  1. fractal

    fractal TalkEmount All-Pro

    Jun 17, 2014
    Southeastern PA
    Chris
    Got my tripod out this morning to take some shots of a bouquet of flowers in my family room.
    It's a rainy day so not much natural light and no artificial light (basically a dark room). I set the ISO to 100 and played around with the aperture then adjusted my shutter speed. NEX-7 + Sony Zeiss 24mm 1.8.

    The first shot was at f/7.1 with a 10 sec exposure. Despite overexposing in the EVF by 1/3 stop I found the shots to be slightly underexposed when brought into lightroom. I used spot metering. Not sure what the issue was but I had to adjust exposure in LR. This shot is cropped by about 50%.

    DSC05875-XL.

    This is at f/2.5 with a 1.3 sec exposure. Cropped a little bit tighter.

    DSC05877-XL.

    Finally, @ f/5.6 with a 2.5 sec exposure. About the same crop as above.

    DSC05880-XL.


    Here's the same shot as the last pic shot in Auto handheld. The camera set it to f/3.5, 1/60 sec and ISO 1600.

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    Last edited: Jun 27, 2015
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  2. roundball

    roundball TalkEmount Hall of Famer

    Oct 8, 2013
    USA
    Nice...2nd and 3rd are my favorites
     
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  3. Nexnut

    Nexnut TalkEmount Top Veteran

    Beautiful shots, Chris. I like #1 best. The 24mm Zeiss kicks .... on the 7.
     
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  4. NickCyprus

    NickCyprus Super Moderator

    Oct 11, 2012
    Cyprus
    Nick
    Lovely colors!
     
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