Petal Details

These photos are part of the shoot with the Lizzianthus from my most recent #RegularRandom post. The first two above are the same shot, just cropped and edited slightly differently. These next three, I love. They are all separate shots. I love the sharp focus in such a shadow depth of field. Macro is my…

Unusual

Weekly Photo Challenge: Unusual You know I love macro. And from a recent session shooting a bouquet of flowers, I focussed in on some unopened irises. Even though they didn’t open, I still find them beautiful. And seeing those blue-veined petals up close with macro, makes for an interesting series of shots, don’t you think?…

Five Minutes with Flowers (Macro) – RegularRandom

Welcome again to another RegularRandom where we: choose a subject or a scene spend five minutes photographing it – no more! try to see it from many angles, look through something at it, change the light that’s hitting it have fun! tag your post #regularrandom and ping back to this post This week, it’s a…

Incredibly Edible

via Daily Prompt: Edible As you know, I’m a lover of macro and a lover of cupcakes, so when the opportunity arose on the weekend to visit one of my favourite Instagram cake people in the flesh, I jumped at (or drove to) the chance. This cupcake is from Proof is in the Pudding in…

Tuesday Tips – Adding Text to Your Photos 

Originally posted on Pixel Sisters Studio:
Welcome to #pssTuesdayTips where we share a little tip with you. Today, we wanted to show you some simple ways to add interesting text to you photos.? It’s Desley here today and I’m going to show you how I do this using apps on my phone. Julie, the Queen…

Five Minutes @ Degraves Street – RegularRandom

Welcome again to another RegularRandom where we: choose a subject or a scene spend five minutes photographing it – no more! try to see it from many angles, look through something at it, change the light that’s hitting it have fun! tag your post #regularrandom and ping back to this post Last week, I met…

Five Minutes with a Seven Colour Pen – RegularRandom

I fear my stationery addiction is becoming super obvious. A pile of pens is never far from my reach 🙂 Just a quick recap of the RegularRandom Rules: choose a subject or scene spend just 5 minutes shooting it try different angles, different distances, even different lenses, shoot through something, under it, play with the…

Create beautiful images with us

Originally posted on Pixel Sisters Studio:
On Sunday, we met for lunch and went through our plans for our first two workshops – Floral Fantasy and Conceptual Fine Art Portraiture. We’re so excited for these workshops and hope that you can join us. We wanted to pop on here and give you an overview of…

Five Minutes with Another Cupcake – RegularRandom

Ok, enough of flowers and pens and things, it’s time to get back to the sugary goodness that is cupcakes! It feels like forever! Let’s get the rules out of the way: choose an object or scene try not to interfere with it once it’s set up shoot for five minutes – here’s where you…

Up in the Clouds

With my new job, I’ve been getting up incredibly early (for me) at around 6am. It’s Winter in Melbourne and the sun doesn’t rise until a little after 7:30am at the moment and the temperature at 6am is usually around 4 degrees Celsius. Last Saturday morning (yes Saturday, NOT a workday), I got up around…

Launching Pixel Sisters Studio

I am so excited to share this post with you all!!! So in amongst our real jobs and our actual lives, Julie and I have been very busy preparing for the launch of our creative photography workshops business. We are called Pixel Sisters Studios and we are hosting photography workshops in a large studio space…

Five Minutes with Pens – Regular Random

Most of you probably know by now about my addiction to stationery. I’ve had these two pots of pens sitting on my kitchen table for over a week now so I thought I would subject them to my RegularRandom before I put them away. If you didn’t know already, I have another blog called desleyjaneplans…