It’s been a while since the last time I used my Canon 70-200mm f/2.8L IS, so when I saw the clear night sky and the almost full moon, I decided to use it to shoot some silhouettes of the branches and leaves against the moon. Even with the addition of 1.4X tele-converter and the 1.3x
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Canon 1D Mark IV and Canon 100mm f/2.8L IS Macro at the Botanic Gardens. The water droplets remind me to always appreciate every single little things I have in my life. Enjoy the photos. I then shot the same image above but purposely set the water droplets to be out of focus. I like the
Have you seen a grasshopper drinking water droplet? I shot it doing that this morning at the Botanic Gardens. It uses one of the front leg to scoop the water droplet and bring it to its mouth. I could see the action very clearly through my macro lens when it was doing that. See the
Grasshopper F: “Hey, can you please do it quickly? We are being photographed!!!” Grasshopper M: “It’s OK. We’ll be famous. And don’t move now!! Pause!! He is going to press the shutter button. We will be blur if we move.” Grasshopper F: “Shall I say ‘cheeeseeee’?” Grasshopper M: “No need, he won’t see our smiles.
You can use your camera to create abstract photography images by moving the camera during the exposure time. I shot the above image by moving the camera vertically down. To be able to do this, you need to use a very slow shutter speed. The lighting was bright enough this morning, hence I had to
A little different from what I have been posting lately, here are some shots of nature taken back in 2010 with my Canon 1D Mark IV and Canon 100mm f/2.8 IS Macro. All of them were taken at the Singapore Botanic Gardens. Have you slowed down and watch the beauty of creation around you lately?
That f/1.2 just knocked out all those in the background. Shot on Canon 1D Mark IV and 85mm f/1.2.
The only way I can shoot myself is to shoot my reflection. Shooting using a timer doesn’t count as nobody is behind the camera. 🙂 My self portrait above was shot near Arab Street in Kampong Glam last week. I like the reflection of the colorful surroundings in the window of one of the shops