"Nice shot, delicate, perhaps a tad dim.
One way I've had success with pitch backgrounds inside without a back drop.
Using soft indirect flash to light the subject I back away with a longer lens and zoom in, perhaps a 70-200mm.
Thank's that will be fine with me.
I know you're developing the platform for future completion. At that time should you need any Beta testing, I'd be happy to give feedback.
I use an iMac and an iBook for processing and…"
"I'm curious about the lens used. I like the textures and shadows, however I feel I'm missing some in the center where the crystals start to take on a washed out look perhaps due to a very narrow depth of field along with some detail…"
Please check out Danie's latest post on changes coming to Photo Critic and DPC. For the interim, the DPC instructors will no longer critique each photograph. This is a temporary arrangement while we are working on DPC's new…"
Thanks for all your hard work, the online student platform particularly caught my eye as and interesting option.
I'd also like to point out I am interested in the Pixmag reference you made in your comments, however using…"
Bio... something about you. Including camera equipment and software you're using...
Photography has kept me grounded, particularly Macro(chuckle), and starting to get paid for it no less. Some equipment: Bodies - Canon, Panasonic, Nikon.. multiple lenses and other neet things. Software-Lightroom5+. I haven't upgraded to the next version of LR because I don't care for online integration with my personal computer. Look at the rubbish Microsoft is pulling eh? It is all about reoccurring charges and personal information control, next comes internet regulation. clunk clunk (steps off soap box)