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  1. Chris Bennett replied to the thread Horse Hair.

    Love the sky in the first one, Rob.

    Jan 27, 2020 at 10:31 AM
  2. Rob MacKillop replied to the thread Still Life Day.

    Thanks. Both purchases look good, so I'll go ahead with them. He also had one person use a mirror as the floor, while she was doing...

    Jan 27, 2020 at 9:59 AM
  3. Rob MacKillop replied to the thread Horse Hair.

    Well, I did try that, but then the white car on the right drew too much prominence, so I cut that, then the frame was too tight. So I...

    Jan 27, 2020 at 9:56 AM
  4. Pete Askew replied to the thread Still Life Day.

    For example:...

    Jan 27, 2020 at 9:41 AM
  5. Pete Askew replied to the thread Still Life Day.

    Interesting. I think avoiding reflections is less important for still life than in product photography as one can include them in the...

    Jan 27, 2020 at 9:33 AM
  6. Pete Askew replied to the thread Horse Hair.

    Excellent stuff, Rob. I know you'll hate the idea, but I'd crop that last one to exclude the lady on the left (while keeping the...

    Jan 27, 2020 at 9:29 AM
  7. Pete Askew replied to the thread Test shots.

    Looking good, Rhonda. It' always interesting to learn the ins and outs of a new toy! :)

    Jan 27, 2020 at 9:27 AM
  8. Rob MacKillop posted a new thread.

    Horse Hair

    Two from Sunday, Monochrom and 7Artisans 75mm f/1.25. [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

    Horse.jpg Hair.jpg

    Forum: Street

    Jan 26, 2020 at 11:10 PM
  9. Rhonda Smith posted a new thread.

    Test shots

    Tried my new camera out. shots around the house seeing as the weather has not been too co-operative. Using the 18-55 mm Kit lens. I shot...

    Forum: General

    Jan 26, 2020 at 10:53 PM
  10. Rob MacKillop replied to the thread Still Life Day.

    PS One thing I did discover is that many pros backlight the subjects, rather than shining a light on the front or even front sides.

    Jan 26, 2020 at 7:37 PM
  11. Rob MacKillop attached a file to the thread Still Life Day.

    Well, it was an interesting day, with 7 students and one teacher. The morning was spent looking at historical images from ancient...

    Bottle 2.jpg Bottle 3.jpg Bottle 1.jpg Portrait Ella.jpg Jan 26, 2020 at 7:35 PM
  12. Dave Farnes replied to the thread Just for Show It was a long walk back.

    A beautiful picture, worth the effort!

    Jan 26, 2020 at 11:14 AM
  13. Dave Farnes replied to the thread Still Life Day.

    That does sound interesting, I am sure you will enjoy it.

    Jan 26, 2020 at 11:11 AM
  14. Rob MacKillop replied to the thread Still Life Day.

    Ah, I remember your shell and skull, Pete, and from my comments I can see that I was justly impressed. I've downloaded Helicon Focus,...

    Jan 25, 2020 at 4:15 PM
  15. Pete Askew replied to the thread Still Life Day.

    It should be an interesting course and, as you say, product photography is essentially the same concept as still-life, but the aim is...

    Jan 25, 2020 at 11:03 AM
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