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During this past winter, when the days were colder or too lazy to venture out, I carried out a lot of experimental shots with stuff I found around the house.. and in that process, I learnt more about exposure, depth of field and so on..
This is one of those experimental shots, the idea was suggested by my wife. Out of the many shots I took, I liked this one the most. Since I don't have any white artificial backgrounds, I used what was naturally available.. lots of snow on the deck!!!! Placed the fruits on a sheet of printer paper, sprinkled some water on it and that's about it.. Lighting: again, whatever was available, cloudy sky and whatever light reflected off the snow..

As I mentioned earlier, this is just some experimentation. However, I would like to learn tricks and techniques on making better images like this. If you have any suggestions, please pass it on either in your comments or by flickr mail..

As always, your constructive comments are always appreciated and more than welcome. Thanks for your visits, comments and faves.

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Have a great weekend.

WOW!!!!!! I'm absolutely flabbergasted at this being Explored... Highest position was #2 on Explore..!!! I must be dreaming..!!!

All I can say is Thank you. If you are reading this, please accept this as a dedication.

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  1. John in Mich 48 months ago | reply

    Very creative and appealing!

  2. Chus Nartallo 48 months ago | reply

    fantastic!! love the colours and the idea!!

  3. Tannachy 47 months ago | reply

    This experiment certainly turned out well! Excellent colours, just so vibrant and the water makes it look so appealing.

  4. jfcarrier58 47 months ago | reply

    It's a great idea !!!

  5. breeze-O 46 months ago | reply

    Wow.. this is so creative..

  6. Edith Hoffman 46 months ago | reply

    Beautiful creative capture and colors Vishal!
    Have a great week ahead my friend :-)

  7. Josh152 46 months ago | reply

    Very Nice!

  8. ERIC2MANGEL 45 months ago | reply

    Excellent idea !

  9. costa.federico 44 months ago | reply

    Amazing Attempt!!!! I love this kind of Still Life...

  10. Adam N. Ward 44 months ago | reply

    I still adore this. It's so refreshing and tangy. My mouth is watering as I look at it.

  11. Mike Lanzetta 44 months ago | reply

    Right you are, Adam.

  12. ~ Akshay ~ 43 months ago | reply

    I like the idea. Very well executed :)

  13. Ania.Photography - travelling 40 months ago | reply

    very creative! great colors.

  14. VK Clicks 40 months ago | reply

    Superb idea vishal!!

  15. rafallano 38 months ago | reply

    Great job in here!

  16. roerbak 38 months ago | reply

    Great picture ! Gives me an appetite in fruit !

  17. chalupabatman 38 months ago | reply

    so so great! amazing concept!

  18. Dominic Hinde Photo 22 months ago | reply

    Thats cool. Great idea and well executed

  19. akarakoc 9 months ago | reply

    Great idea and implementation

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