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Kasia-D

Joined May 2009

Artist's Description

Close-up of a blossoming Tulip.Title page of my 2012 calendar Soft Floral Touch
Nikon D200, Sigma 50mm, f2.8, Macro. 1/80s, f/3.8. Captured in RAW and converted to jpg. No post-pro.
19.04.2015, 2098 views
I chose a neutral, pale yellow background with the tulip positioned in a vase so it wouldn’t move. I then set up a spotlight from a standing lamp to give me the light where I needed it and creating negative space behind the flower. Kneeing on the floor, I settled the camera on my tripod and used the 5 second timer delay to avoid any shake from pressing the shutter. I focussed on the central stamen and took a series with different aperture settings. I was up really close and nearly burnt myself and the cam on the light bulb:-) I’m on Fire by Bruce Springsteen

Featured in Nikon DSLR Gallery, Tulips, Poppin’ Pillows and More, Close-ups in Nature, Enchanted Flowers, International Women’s Photography, Blooms in Season, The Colorists, The Best of Redbubble, The Calendar Shop, It’s in the Detail, Flowering Bulbs, Close-ups in Nature, The Colorists, Flowers in Macro,1-on-1 Macro in record time – just submitted and already featured and commented!

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