I see some of your seeds are missing
“The only thing that I don’t like about your blog is that sometimes the pictures are too close,” a friend once told me. I’m giggling inwardly now as I write this because I’m not sure what her reaction will be once she sees these photos.
I’ve mentioned before that aside from my camera, the only other accessories I have are a tripod (which I never use) and my super-macro lens . This type of lens makes it possible to photograph the smallest objects or to capture the minutest details. Macro lenses are most often used for nature shots, but naturally, I use mine for food.
These are photos of imported long-stem strawberries that I took with my super macro lens. While I’m more than happy with the built-in macro lens of my camera, using this special lens was a new experience for me.
This was the very first photo I took with my new lens. As you can see, some adjustments had to be made. The shot looks like I’m looking at the berry through a telescope.
I particularly like this photo ”“ it highlights the shape of the strawberry, and how it closely resembles a heart.
Strawberries on fire ”“ catching the last rays of the afternoon sun…