Ivy after the storm.

Discussion in 'Macro, Flowers, Insects, and Greenery' started by Blooze, Sep 19, 2008.

  1. Blooze


    Mar 8, 2008
    Here's a couple of pics of some Virgina Creeper on our fence between rain showers a while back. Nice overcast day so the lighting was good. The b&w is one of my first attempts at conversion.


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  2. rotxlk82


    Jul 20, 2007
    Nice stuff Shane, both of them are great images
  3. These ARE both really nice images. I love the BW one.
  4. willg


    Nov 22, 2007
    New Jersey, USA
    Don't think you can get much better than the color shot &2
  5. Phillip Ino

    Phillip Ino

    Nov 26, 2007
    That first shot is amazing.
  6. Blooze


    Mar 8, 2008
    Thanks everyone!

    I'm surprised at what the 18-55 kit lens can do. I need to get a tripod for doing those shots though, make life a little easier.

    Question: I know I can do 8x12's with these prints, no problem, but is there any issues going up to the 12x18 (is that the next step up in the 2:3 ratio ??) with the 6MP sensor on the D40?
  7. I have two 16*24 prints displayed in my living room from a 6MP dslr with a Sigma 18-200. They get raves, and I still enjoy them! They remain my largest displayed prints! :eek: