Archive for the ‘Macro’ Tag

Thorny close-ups   4 comments

I  played around with macro photography to get some close-ups of this wintry remnant of a thistle in our backyard. Click on any picture to see them in slideshow format.

Canon 5D Mark II, 100mm macro lens

Posted January 28, 2017 by Lutz Braum in Black&White, Macro

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Playing with pinhole photography   2 comments

Shot these with the Hipstamatic pinhole lens – works great on small objects!

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iphone, Hipstamatic app

Posted July 3, 2016 by Lutz Braum in Black&White, Macro, Nature

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Cacti Heaven   1 comment

A visit to the Desert Botanical Garden in Phoenix provides some great opportunities for black&white shots. Click on any pic to view them in full-screen slide show format.

 

iphone, Hipstamatic
ISO: 32
1/580 sec
f/2.2
lens: John S
Film: BlackKeys B+W

Posted December 19, 2015 by Lutz Braum in Black&White, Macro, Nature, US

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Still Life of Milk Weed and Bug   Leave a comment

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Canon 5D Mark II, 24-70mm lens
ISO 100
f/2.8
1/2000 sec

Geometry of Nature   1 comment

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Posted October 1, 2015 by Lutz Braum in Macro, Nature

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Mushroom Dreams   6 comments

Found a couple of mushrooms in our front yard that lent themselves for some experimentation with black&white processing. Click on any to see them in slideshow mode.

Canon Mark II, 90mm macro lens
ISO 500
f/4.5
1/80 sec

Posted September 26, 2015 by Lutz Braum in Black&White, Macro, Nature

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Monarch Migration   1 comment

I encountered these Monarch butterflies during their migration southward. They had stopped at a tree that was covered with hundreds of them.

Posted July 11, 2015 by Lutz Braum in Animals, Nature, US

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