Reverse lens technique. Hand-held. No ring. No flash. Natural light by the window. More than 100mm.
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Carnations are traditionally given to women on International Women's Day which is on March 8th. Obviously, I got some too and some fresh flowers in the house set the inspiration for a photo-shoot. :)
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