First attempt at back lighting the water and droplets using a frosted panel and Wilton icing colour dyes to get the colour intensity in the droplet.
Yellow coloured water/milk into clear water, a black acrylic sheet positioned in the bottom of the tray
Canon 40D and 100mm macro lens, full frame uncroppped image
1/10 sec@ f16 iso 100
Water/milk droplets delivered via a Stopshot controlled solenoid valve. Camera and flashes triggered by a IR beam and StopShot programmable trigger.
580Ex @ 1/128 on the left aimed at the droplet on the rhs a front silvered mirror bouncing some light back into the front of the droplet.
580Ex @ 1/128 positioned behind a frosted acrylic panel with a blue gel on it at the rear of the droplet
Tags: Specialist and abstract
Close-up and macro
Flash and lighting
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