Autumn is rapidly approaching – however, while in Stockholm, summer was still noticeable. This sunflower growing at Rosendals Trädgård is proof of that. Taken with my D700 and 16mm 2.8.

Cactus blossom

One of my cacti started to blossom last week. Using the natural light in the kitchen I decided to take some pictures of the flowers with my Tamron 90mm Macro lens and my D700.

Cactus blossom and off-camera flash

My cactus decided to blossom which was a good opportunity to try different kinds of flash photography. All pictures are taken with a Nikon D70s, a Nikkor AF-S 18-70mm 3.5-4.5 G ED DX lens and a Vivitar 285hv off-camera flash. The first picture is taken with a diffuser (sto-fen omni-bounce): The second picture is taken…Continue reading Cactus blossom and off-camera flash