An unreliable memoir

Posts tagged “frost

Defrosting the car

Defrosting the Car
This was the inside of the windscreen. And this was the only photo I took today, the rest of the day being taken up by an unavoidable expedition up the M6 in the freezing fog, consisting of a repeating cycle of dodgy drivers, achingly beautiful unattainable photo opportunities, and terror.

iPhone 5s ƒ2.2 4.2mm 1/805 ISO 32


Frosty Bamboo

Frosty Bamboo

Dragged off to the shops this morning but I escaped to snap a few quickies in the garden first. Very little time so I used the kit lens on auto settings. This was my favourite shot, slightly preferred to frost on thyme, but I learned a couple of things:

This kit lens is not that sharp (no surprise, manual settings and stopping down may help)

Stay perpendicular to the subject to maximise usable depth of field.

Nikon D5200  ƒ5.6   55 mm  1/125  ISO 320