Thursday, February 16, 2012



Dog Blog Post #600: Today it was...

Daily Dog Challenge "108. "Up Close And Personal" - Give us a nice close up today!"

Our Daily Challenge - Feb. 16, 2012 - "Leaning"

Scavenge Challenge February 2012 - "18. Take a picture of a reflection in a shiny metal surface. Go for distortion!"

112 Picture in 2012 - "#93. Reflection(s)"

... and what I learned from the lighting book about photographing metal objects really paid of - especially once I moved from the great outdoors...



... the great indoors...



Here's the "raw" setup (sans dog)...


... showing what a lovely job the umbrella does of "filling the family of angles" to produce a fairly uniform surface.

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houndstooth said...

Oh my gosh! I love ALL of those! You did a fantastic job on them!

Sue and Doug said...

"does this bowl make me look fat?"..never!!!..great the 'hug me' cookie!!

Kristin G. said...

I love these shots! What better way to show a dog's reflection than in one of his beloved items, his bowl. They turned out really nice.