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Posted by Darren5907 on Sun Sep 18, 2022 3:17 pm

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Without a tripod, I will use Shutter priority to get some sharpness.
The dof will be shallow, giving some nice formless background, but its necc to at least get some details sharp in the subject.
Overall, this approach seems to work for most floral closeup.

60D, 100mm Canon macro, SP, 1/125, f3.5, no crop.

https://flic.kr/p/2nMvps7IMG_3071-#2-for-NS by Darren, on Flickr

Hope u like the view and comments/suggestions welcomed.

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by Cynthia Crawford on Sun Sep 18, 2022 5:35 pm
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Quite poignant, Darren- those droopy petals....well seen and well presented.
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by Tom Whelan on Sun Sep 18, 2022 7:11 pm
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Fine view of the center to go along with the drooping petals.
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by david fletcher on Mon Sep 19, 2022 3:41 am
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Works for me Darren.  Sharp where it needs to be and the droopy petals adds that food for thought re your title.
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by Carol Clarke on Tue Sep 20, 2022 4:50 pm
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The world really is in a bad way then,  Darren!  :( 

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