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Every Rose Has Its Thorn

By Sconz
Poison indeed for the roseWink
Just messing about yesterday at my friends studio with some light set ups. (Thanks John)
1 @ 4 o'clock at camera height with grid.
1 @ 8 o'clock with fine snoot at camera height lighting the tip of the rose & 2 mirrors used.
Unfortunately no whiskey was consumedSmile


Tags: Flowers and plants Flash and lighting

Voters: graceland, Metalhead, theend and 17 more

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Metalhead 14 1.9k 2 England
21 Jan 2010 4:49PM
I hope you didn't leave the rose in there too long? Wouldn't want to spoil the whisky!

It's got a very nice "Olde Worlde" feel to it, if you get what I mean?

21 Jan 2010 5:06PM
Lovely image - well done !

picturistic 12 7 7 Wales
21 Jan 2010 5:07PM
composition is excellent really like the framing of the products, I would have got some more light through the bottle to give a warm glow and amber light, great work though its most impressive

FraminL 12 England
21 Jan 2010 5:23PM
Good invitation the glass slightly forward of the bottle even if if it does have a rose in it. Very impressive.
Sconz 14 9 1 Ireland
21 Jan 2010 5:28PM
Thanks folks for the comments and clicks, much appreciated.

hasu Plus
13 8 United Kingdom
21 Jan 2010 6:27PM
I bet it would have been even better shot if you would have consumed a double shot b4 hand !! lol.... nice shot anyways! though bit of more lighting from the top would have helped!
James_C 12 38 57 United Kingdom
21 Jan 2010 8:50PM
Excellent still life composition and a really excellent malt to go with it. I hope you enjoyed a drop when you had finnished.

21 Jan 2010 10:11PM
Cracking image.
Sconz 14 9 1 Ireland
22 Jan 2010 12:09PM
Thanks for the comments folks - all food (drink) for thoughtSmile

meeko 12
23 Jan 2010 10:01PM
A fine capture Sean.I can almost taste it.

24 Jan 2010 4:12PM
Great image!

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