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This year, there were many, many flowers, each one more beautiful than the next. My goal is to get the best angle I can and then I work with it in Photoshop -- lots of cloning, lots of texture.
Sometimes I can achieve quite dramatic effects --
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And then I usually buy a bunch of dahlias when I leave and go home and try to get them in a better light, using the 100mm and so on.
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When I got home, I put the flowers in a vase on a high table, and shortly thereafter, Buttercup decided she needed to admire them.
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Before I knew what was happening, she was knocking over the flowers, trying to climb up several pictures on the wall, sending two other framed pictures crashing to the floor, breaking a tile that was under the flowers -- good grief! Bad kitty!
But of course I still love her . . .