Posts Tagged ‘lensbaby’

Tulips

Backlit Tulips from the Ventnor Botanical Gardens on the Isle of Wight.

Backlit Tulips from the Ventnor Botanical Gardens on the Isle of Wight By Jason Swain. From the exif data I think it was shot with the lensbaby, grain added later in Adobe Lightroom for artistic reasons 🙂 Tulips, originally uploaded by s0ulsurfing. ———————————– ©2011 Jason Swain, All Rights Reserved This and the other photos on […]


Eryngium maritimum – Lensbaby

Eryngium maritimum

By Jason Swain. Another Sea Holly (Eryngium maritimum) study  from the floral photo archives. It’s still one of my favourite plants to shoot, i think it has an unconventional beauty with its spikiness and purple and green colouring. This one was shot with natural lighting, using the old manual lensbaby lens, the f5.6 aperture, and a […]


Lensbaby Sea Holly Bokeh Wednesday Blues

Lensbaby Sea Holly

Another lensbaby floral shot of the lovely Sea Holly (Eryngium maritimum) flowers i shot recently, shot with natural lighting and given a cross-process filter in Lightroom 4. Lensbaby Sea Holly Bokeh Wednesday Blues, originally uploaded by s0ulsurfing. ———————————– ©2012 Jason Swain, All Rights Reserved This and the other photos on the site are all © Jason […]


Lensbaby Sea Holly

Lensbaby Sea Holly

Away from the beach and back to the floral shots again with a Lensbaby Sea Holly (Eryngium maritimum) photo i shot earlier this week. I tried a few lens and lighting combinations on the day, and i think the strongest results come from using the 100mm f2.8 canon macro with a polaroid ringflash hung off […]


Very Girly Lensbaby Bokeh Wednesday

Lensbaby

By Jason Swain. Taken during the same photo session as yesterdays Sea Holly shot. I’m not sure what these flowers are called, but i was having a bit of fun with the polaroid ring flash and macro screw-on for the lensbaby and I just really liked the massive girliness of this photo. Very Girly Lensbaby […]


Montbretia Melody

Montbretia Melody

Montbretia, an old flame… revisited. Need the warmth this morning, so found some Monbretia in the archives. I’m just heading off to surf and the temp is below zero! This was shot with the Lensbaby Muse (f5.6) and processed in Lightroom. Montbretia Melody, originally uploaded by s0ulsurfing. ———————————– This and the other photos on the site are […]


Permission to land – lensbaby muse

Lensbaby Bee & Poppy

With it’s undercarriage at the ready, a bee prepares to land and plunder some pollen from a poppy, captured with a Lensbaby Muse in the summer of 2010 on the Isle of Wight. The DoF and blur really adding an extra dimension to what is otherwise a very common sight. Shot with natural light (the poppy […]


Jona Lewie Lensbaby Caterpillar Party Time #4

Jona Lewie Lensbaby Caterpillar Party Time #4, originally uploaded by s0ulsurfing. and you’ll always find me in the kitchen at parties… Whilst all the other caterpillars are busy getting down to 80’s funk in the main room (see last blog) A few loners are quietly enjoying some humorous synthpop in the kitchen. ———————————– ©2010 Jason […]


Lensbaby Caterpillar Party Time

Lensbaby Caterpillar Party Time #1, originally uploaded by s0ulsurfing. Wave your tails in the air like you don’t care …Do your dance, do your dance, do your dance quick mamma… The world is extremely drab and grey here today so i found a bit of colourful lensbaby fun from last summer in my garden. And […]


Blossom (spring) – The Dictionary of Image

Blossom (spring) – The Dictionary of Image, originally uploaded by s0ulsurfing. Another lensbaby moment gets The Dictionary of Image treatment.


Remembrance Day

Remembrance Day, originally uploaded by s0ulsurfing. 11/11/2010. ———————————– ©2010 Jason Swain, All Rights Reserved This image is not available for use on websites, blogs or other media without the explicit written permission of the photographer.


Lensbaby Ladybird Loving Bokeh Wednesday.

Close encounters of the lensbaby kind. Slipping a bit of fauna in with the flora 🙂


Happy lensbaby ladybird life is good fuzzy Sunday.

its my first ladybird shot, so its about time :0) and its on my floral photography site because grass is flora too!


Goal! Lensbaby heavenly blue bokeh wednesday

Goal! Lensbaby heavenly blue bokeh wednesday, originally uploaded by s0ulsurfing. Can’t help thinking that these flowers look pretty pleased with themselves, that they’re celebrating something? Maybe they’re QPR fans happy about the amazing start to the season which sees us 3 points clear at the top of the championship after another win last night? 🙂


Happy Lensbaby Busy Bee Job Satisfaction Macro Monday Blues

Happy Lensbaby Busy Bee Job Satisfaction Macro Monday Blues, originally uploaded by s0ulsurfing. They work hard, but bees do seem to love their jobs….


Your love feels like trumpets sound (a lensbaby floral thank you)

Your love feels like trumpets sound (a lensbaby floral thank you), originally uploaded by s0ulsurfing. If anyone can ID the flower, that would be fantastic, its flowering now (september) in my garden (isle of wight), and the bees are going mental for it (hint at some of the bee shots to come)


Lensbaby Wight Rose

Lensbaby Wight Rose, originally uploaded by s0ulsurfing. Lensbaby Wight Rose


Lensbaby Lily Phallic Pokeh Bokeh Wednesday

Lensbaby Lily Phallic Pokeh Bokeh Wednesday, originally uploaded by s0ulsurfing. Still looking for exactly the species of lilly….


Photosynthesis.

Photosynthesis. Dictionary of Image, originally uploaded by s0ulsurfing. Photosynthesis. n. The process in green plants by which carbohydrates are synthesized from carbon dioxide and water using light as an energy source. This was really created for the Dictionary of Image website, but i like the way it looks, and its floral, so i’m posting it […]


Lensbaby Rose Transatlantic Geeky CSS ‘white flash question’ Bokeh Wednesday

Lensbaby Rose Transatlantic Geeky CSS ‘white flash question’ Bokeh Wednesday, originally uploaded by s0ulsurfing. OK, to explain the Transatlantic geeky CSS white flash question? The background to this is that i’m trying out a new format* for this site, and i’m seeing white flashes when navigating between pages here in the UK, but a few […]


Flight of the Bumblebee, Lensbaby remix

Flight of the Bumblebee, Lensbaby remix, originally uploaded by s0ulsurfing. Shooting these guys was a real challenge with the old manual focusing lensbaby 2.0, but the harder it was the more rewarding it felt to actually get the shot i had in my minds eye. I just checked the exposure of this and the last […]


Happy Lensbaby Poppy Pollination Macro Bokeh Wednesday

Happy Lensbaby Poppy Pollination Macro Bokeh Wednesday, originally uploaded by s0ulsurfing. A little journey to the macro world of bees and poppies and bit of plant sex pollinating.


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