[Wax-like Flowers] *UGH*

Discussion in 'Macro, Flowers, Insects, and Greenery' started by Kevin_d50, May 19, 2007.

  1. I just can't get my head around these flowers,
    they are of a wax-like nature and highly reflective.
    They keep foolin' me when shootin' em. *UGH*

    Pick o the bunch here.
    Comments may flow freely if so inclined :D

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    At least their stalks are quite photogenic - Ah well, 1 outta 5 is a good day I guess.

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    rgds
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    Kevin
    so many flowers, so little time *sigh*
    http://www.rootminus1.com/freepics/thumbnails.php?album=68
    http://www.rootminus1.com/freepics/index.php?cat=10032
    http://s33.photobucket.com/albums/d58/theronfamily/
     
  2. That sort of flower surface texture has given me fits too. There are many flowers I just don't shoot anymore because I never found the right light for them. Orchids, some lillies, etc.

    I think the light just needs to be a diffuse as possible.

    Nice images nonetheless.
     
  3. Thanks Beezle!
    5 000+ posts - hectic :D
     
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