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Old 28th April 2010, 22:14   #8686
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One doubt I have in taking close ups, can we use flash in conditions of low light? How would it affect the shot?
Rudra's face would be twitching violently when he sees this!

On a serious note, avoid flash as a first recourse in low light, especially in serious photography. There are other standard techniques -longer exposure, higher ISO, wider aperture - and many times a combination of these, to capture a low-light photo without masking richness of the details - as would be the case if flash were used.

Anticipating your next future question (!), generally a stable base (such as a tripod) is needed for long-exposure shots.
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Old 28th April 2010, 23:13   #8687
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this is the best example for the low light close up photography. here i used longer exposure time+ISO 800+f4 and Tripod.
one more good thing to use is remote control for perfect sharp picture
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Old 28th April 2010, 23:27   #8688
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Another abstract pic.
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Old 29th April 2010, 02:13   #8689
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The wave photographer
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Old 29th April 2010, 09:29   #8690
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this is the best example for the low light close up photography. here i used longer exposure time+ISO 800+f4 and Tripod.
one more good thing to use is remote control for perfect sharp picture
Why have you used ISO800 in a long exposure shot?

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Another abstract pic.
Why is this an abstract shot Prajesh? I am not able to understand the concept.
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Old 29th April 2010, 10:09   #8691
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How about this birthday cake?

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Old 29th April 2010, 11:54   #8692
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here i used longer exposure time+ISO 800+f4 and Tripod.
Do you really need all of it together ? I have got very sharp and clean shots in ISO100 with 5 second exposure on low lit night shots.

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How about this birthday cake?
Someone is celebrating the 6th or the 60th ?

TG, nice perspective, good she is white, otherwise it would have been a tough job to spot the photographer !!

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Old 29th April 2010, 12:22   #8693
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Someone is celebrating the 6th or the 60th ?

Uprooted !
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This happened when electricity went off for a minute when the birthday girl was about to blow the candle .

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Old 29th April 2010, 12:24   #8694
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Do you really need all of it together ? I have got very sharp and clean shots in ISO100 with 5 second exposure on low lit night shots.
Talking of which...
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Exposure : 5 secs

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Old 29th April 2010, 13:32   #8695
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Posting after a long time

During sunset in Hyderabad. Straight out of the camera
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Posting after a long time

During sunset in Hyderabad. Straight out of the camera
nice shot! Did you click it from the window of an airplane? Do bump up the exposure. Its underexposed and brighten the highlights a bit.
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Old 29th April 2010, 19:13   #8697
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Here is something I tried yesterday. Need your valuable feedback guys.

the second pic has 2 renders, one a little dramatic and other is a little bit on the realistic side.
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Old 29th April 2010, 19:26   #8698
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This is a wonderful thread with some stunning pictures. My 1st post here
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Why is this an abstract shot Prajesh? I am not able to understand the concept.
Samurai.
By abstract i meant the subject of the pic which in this case is a glass filled with sprite. My interpretation might be wrong though.

Anyways, here's another shot.

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Old 29th April 2010, 20:36   #8700
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kp looks like the 35mm is being put to full use ?
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