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317/365 A Splash of Rose [Explore]

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Fifth photo of mine to get Explored! Currently at #100!!


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Now THIS is the reason why I bought that glass rose! This photo is actually going to be used for one of my assignments at school, but you know I would have done this either way because its such a cool idea hahaha. Now this is something I'm really happy about, I like the way it turned out, though just like a lot of things this ain't an original idea, I'm not that creative hahaha. This is my atempt at a photo someone else done here on Flickr. I saw it a few days ago while looking for a good example for my assignment and knew I had to try it out myself.


This photo is a composite... If you couldn't guess. The green stem and leaves are made up of 6 photos and the flower itself is made up of 11 different photos, so its a 17 shot composite. Another note to mention is the fact that this photo was taken upside down and I just rotated it so the water looks like its flying upwards. Well this was a fun and messy shoot, also an expensive one hahaha what with the $80 glass rose, I was pretty worried that it would fall and break on me during the shoot but luckily it didn't.


Strobist Info (before I rotated the photo)

Nikon SB-800 bare, camera left firing at 1/64 power

Nikon SB-800 bare, camera right, on the ground pointing up, firing at 1/64 power

Nikon SB-80dx bare, camera right aimed at the white blackground firing at 1/64 power


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Taken on November 13, 2011