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Day #2489

Day #2489Title: Fractal Swirl
Location: At home
Camera: Canon EOS 5D MkIII / 100mm EF f/2.8 L IS USM
Strobist: Yongnuo YN-14EX Macro Ring Flash from above, each side @ 1/16
Notes: This is the detail from a lovely little polished Nautilus fossil which I got from the Hylands House gift shop the other day. I loved the rich colours and repeating patterns.
One Year Ago: Day #2124
Two Years Ago: Day #1759
Three Years Ago: Day #1393
Four Years Ago: Day #1028
Five Years Ago: Day #663
Six Years Ago: Day #298

Day #2433

Day #2433Title: Shell Study
Location: Whitbread’s Farm Business Centre, Chatham Green
Camera: Canon EOS 5D MkIII / 100mm EF f/2.8 L IS USM
Notes: During today’s Macro Workshop with John Humphrey FRPS, we were encouraged to explore some of the props he brought along. This shell caught my eye.
Today’s Selfie: Day #241
One Year Ago: Day #2068
Two Years Ago: Day #1703
Three Years Ago: Day #1337
Four Years Ago: Day #972
Five Years Ago: Day #607
Six Years Ago: Day #242

Day #2432

Day #2432Title: Snail’s Pace
Location: Ingatestone Station
Camera: Canon EOS 100D / 18-55mm EF f/3.5-5.6 IS STM
Notes: I spotted this snail, patiently making its way up a lichen-covered post, while I was waiting for my train this morning. I liked the pattern on its shell.
Today’s Selfie: Day #240
One Year Ago: Day #2067
Two Years Ago: Day #1702
Three Years Ago: Day #1336
Four Years Ago: Day #971
Five Years Ago: Day #606
Six Years Ago: Day #241

Day #2269

Day #2269Title: Anatomy Of A Shell
Location: At home
Camera: Canon EOS 5D MkIII / 100mm EF f/2.8 L IS USM
Strobist: 1 x YN560 from LHS, through Gridded Snoot @ 1/128; 1 x YN560 from RHS, through Stofen diffuser @ 1/64; 1 x YN560 from below, through Steady Stand diffuser with red and orange gels @ 1/64
Notes: I picked up this battered shell from the beach at Walton last Sunday, thinking that it would be a good subject for a picture. This evening I decided to see what I could do with it.
Today’s Selfie: Day #77
One Year Ago: Day #1904
Two Years Ago: Day #1539
Three Years Ago: Day #1173
Four Years Ago: Day #808
Five Years Ago: Day #443
Six Years Ago: Day #78