Just an iris

Discussion in 'Macro, Flowers, Insects, and Greenery' started by cajun angel, Apr 12, 2007.

  1. While waiting on some birdies to show up, I just practiced on anything I could find to shoot - I love the way this iris came out.

  2. tojor


    Jul 27, 2005
    Wow, this is a beautiful shot. What lens did you use? Is it natural light or did you use flash?
  3. this is FANTASTIC!!
  4. Gale


    Jan 26, 2005
    Viera Fl
    That is very beautiful Dianne. Good job
    Your sure getting there gal
  5. Thanks Torben! Would you believe my 300mm afs f4 with the 1.4TC attached! I was waiting for the backyard birds to show up and just practiced on anything I could find! Oh, the lighting was all natural! No flash used.

    WOW, Dave! Thanks!!!!!!!

    Thanks Gale! I'm working hard!
  6. LisaR

    LisaR Guest

    That is a great picture Dianne!! Love the colors ..... perfect.
  7. Thanks Lisa! Yesterday was just so perfect for photography! LOL, the iris's are in my backyard and so I practiced on them while waiting for the critters to show up. I had fun!
  8. Leigh


    Feb 19, 2005
    Nice and sharp! Great colours! Gale is right...you sure are getting there!
  9. vettenut


    Feb 27, 2006
    Tolland CT
    Dianne, Wonderful shot, the background color is very pleasing to the eye as well. Can't do much better than this. - Jeff
  10. LisaR

    LisaR Guest

    And there ya go Dianne! Have fun ..... that's the name of the game!:smile:
  11. Sharon


    Feb 18, 2006
    Wow! Dianne, this is beautiful and the background is fantastic against the sharpness of the flower. I really like it!
  12. RForshey

    RForshey Guest

    Wow, great job on this Dianne! The out of focus areas really add to this shot!
  13. Thanks Leigh! I'm working on it!

    Thanks! The background is the door to the shed! LOL!

    Thanks Sharon! It was fun practicing on the iris's!

    Thanks Randy! I'm loving this new lens and TC!
  14. Nice. So why waste your time on birds? :wink: :rolleyes: :cool:
  15. Thanks, LOL! I shoot almost anything that's in my back yard! LOL, I even caught Mark unawares!
  16. Geej


    Aug 11, 2005
    Northern Colorado
    Very pretty Iris and the background....wow!
  17. Thanks Gloria! I love this lens and man, it ain't just for birdies! LOL!
  18. Well done... nice and sharp, and the background is wonderful. :smile:
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