It was a bit of a wet start today. When it started to dry up plenty of the garden flowers had those ‘one or two drops of rain’ lingering.

Looked like a good opportunity to try something new.

One of the things with taking pictures like this is that in order to really narrow the depth of field, you need the lens wide open. But you don’t get much margin for error.

flower close up

After a few more attempts I realised that even the slightest breeze was knocking the pictures out of focus, so after a bit of perseverance, here’s a few results.

flower summer

flower summer

 

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