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Ever had one of those shots that just took forever to get it right? No editing...just the perfected shot, and maybe a description of what made it hard.
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Friday, 11th March, 2011 (GMT)
Friday, 18th March, 2011 – Thursday, 24th March, 2011 (GMT)
Friday, 25th March, 2011 – Thursday, 31st March, 2011 (GMT)
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Trying to shoot this dragonfly was one of the most frustrating experiences of my photography life. I labelled the hundreds of shots afterwards "again1..again2..again 300". Their speed and hovering make it so hard. I was also trying to balance my plain colour card on a rock in an attempt to block out the distracting background, while my daughters played around my wobbling tripod. This shot is certainly not technically perfect but ooking back, Im suprised I got any shots at all!
|Submitted:||Thursday, 24th March, 2011 11:27 (GMT)|
|Taken:||Wednesday, 23rd February, 2011|
|Focal length:||90 mm|
|Shutter speed:||1/10 sec|
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