Category Archives: Macro

I super puffy heart macro!!! I shoot with a Nikkor 105mm f/2.8 macro lens, having upgraded from the 60mm f/2.8 macro in early 2013.

Monday, November 13th, 2017 This week’s theme for the Flickr Macro Monday group is “Fingertip(s).” From this week’s instructions (from Janet Towbin): We are going to try something a little bit different this week and my hope is to have some incredibly creative images within this theme’s very restrictive parameters. The theme is Fingertip(s) and by this I […]

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Monday, November 6th, 2017 This week’s theme for the Flickr Macro Monday group is “Musical Instruments.” From this week’s instructions (from Alan Rust): This week’s theme has been suggested by sylviamay1963 and really is self explanatory. Take a macro photograph of musical instruments or instrument (actual, playable, or not). CDs, vinyl records, sheet music, turntables, iPods, iTunes, etc., are […]

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Monday, October 16th, 2017 This week’s theme for the Flickr Macro Monday group is “Souvenir.” From this week’s instructions (from Alan Rust): What objects have you brought back from holiday or trip to remind you of the good/bad time you had? As simple as that, take your souvenir, get in close, really close ………. closer still and take […]

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Monday, October 9th, 2017 This week’s theme for the Flickr Macro Monday group is “Side Lit.” From this week’s instructions (from Steve Crawford): This week’s theme is about technique rather than subject. We all know the importance of lighting in photography so this week we will have fun with side lighting. Side lighting creates drama by enhancing contrast and […]

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I haven’t been doing the Instagram #portraitsofme project for the last few weeks. There are several reasons why and I’m sure I’ll get back to it soon, but mostly, I’m just going through a bit of a funk. It will pass. So to help get out of my head, I went out to shoot for […]

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