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My First Attempt At Water Drops
My First Attempt At Water Drops
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Challenge: Something Different for the New Year (Standard Editing)
Collection: Portfolio
Camera: Canon EOS-5D Mark IV
Lens: Canon EF 100mm f/2.8 USM Macro
Location: Home
Date: Jan 12, 2019
Date Uploaded: Jan 13, 2019

Wow! Was this a challenge. So much more difficult than it looks. Experimenting with mixtures of solutions and colors between the dropper and the base. Experimenting with lighting, shutter speeds, DOF and post processing. The information on the internet is helpful but its a whole other ball game when you try to do it yourself. This wasn't the sharpest water drop image I got but I really liked the way the colors blended in with the drop. I can't even take a guess at how many shots I took!! I do have to say though that it was addicting. What a mess in my basement.

Statistics
Place: 8 out of 46
Avg (all users): 6.1622
Avg (participants): 6.2105
Avg (non-participants): 6.1111
Views since voting: 319
Views during voting: 69
Votes: 37
Comments: 3
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01/21/2019 04:20:23 AM
Great job! I know how difficult shots like this are so well done!i love the mixture of colours - very creative!
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01/21/2019 12:35:44 AM
its like a miniature hot springs bubbling up .. except the colours are all wrong .. lol ..
its a wonderful result and you are obviously a quick learner too .. its an excellent impactful image .. :)
and btw ... loving the colours ..
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 Comments Made During the Challenge
01/19/2019 07:10:59 PM
Only water drop shot ever seen with real expression. 8
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