at the end of my rope...

I spent this evening taking pictures of my own hands. How pathetic! :)


Strobist info: Rogue SpeedGrid mounted on YN560 flash on tripod overhead. Flash triggered by wireless radio trigger.

  • My Planet Experience 4y

    This is great and beautifully done!
    Happy New Year, the best for you and yours in 2012!
    Big hugs dear friend :-)
  • Lori C. PRO 4y

    My Planet Experience Thanks very much! :) Hugs to you!
  • Bernd Schug PRO 4y

    Beautiful pic, perfect tones and motive !
  • Lori C. PRO 4y

    Bernd Schug Thank you very much, Bernd!
  • issa ツ PRO 4y

    excellent lighting! I really like this :)

    I wish you a Happy New Year!!
  • zot0 (Not Pro) 4y

    Awesome; simply awesome. Your experiments are superb and inspiring!
  • Lori C. PRO 4y

    issa ツ Thank you so much, Issa! Happy 2012! :)
    zot0 (Not Pro) Awww, thank you Mike! So glad you like it! Happy New Year! :)
  • Mags :O) 4y

    Lori C. Cool, I have Lightroom...I should use it more for different things than just the really inspire me;o))
  • Lori C. PRO 4y

    Mags :O) It is fun to play with some of the presets, too. Sometimes I'll try the presets and one will appeal to me and I will tweak it just a bit. I really love Lightroom! Thank you so much for such kind words! :)

    Its not pathetic in anyway Lori, its great practice and you got a excellent result from it! :)
  • nona no 4y

    i like it so nice shot
    happy new year
  • David Bicknell PRO 4y

    Great capture, Lori! I love the detail and the light/shadow.
  • Lori C. PRO 4y

    TOUGEFC Thank you, Simon! It is fun and at least it's a subject you can control! :) Happy New Year!
    nona no Thank you so much! Happy New Year!
    David Bicknell Thank you, David! So glad you like it! Happy 2012!
  • collinro2 4y

    Absolutely gorgeous low key photo! And you say you are new to photography?! Excellent idea with grid flash.
  • Massimiliano Squiri Photography 4y

    Amazing photo dear! Hey look about my latest photo, and if you want please leave a little comment, thank you very much, bye!
    Milan Cathedral // Duomo di Milano by Massimiliano Squiri Photography
  • Lori C. PRO 4y

    collinro2 Thanks so much, Calin! I'm really glad you like it! :)
    Massimiliano Squiri Photography Thank you very much!
  • begemot_dn 4y

    Great idea, and wonderful execution!
  • Lori C. PRO 4y

    begemot_dn Thank you so much for your kind words!
  • David Holmes 3y

    Good way to spend an evening!
    I recently spent an evening doing portraits of my housemates shoes!!

    Great shot!!
  • Lori C. PRO 3y

    LOL, I saw those, they're great! Thanks, Dave!!
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Taken on December 29, 2011
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