I spent three days with these flowers getting up close and personal with them…with flash, without flash, flash on the camera, flash off the camera, with extension tubes, without extension tubes, using each different lens and various angles, different times of day so the ambient light in my dining room was different.
I must say, I enjoyed every second I spent with these lovely flowers…they were a welcome escape from all things distressing. (And a big thank you goes out to Scott for giving me a well timed opportunity to practice my off camera flash skills.) :)
A small selection of favorites…
And a black and white version for good measure: