Wednesday, September 06, 2006



Blogger micki said...

This is my daughter and her two best friends. We had a great time doing this. I used ISO 800 speed film for these cameras and no flash. When I shot each girl (ooo, that sounds so cruel) I used the fps mode and just fired away until I had three or four images captured…and hoped for the best. I didn’t want anyone getting too bored, so we did this scene and one other one that will need some major resizing and cropping before it can be displayed here. I cropped these three images to square when scanning and then resized them down to 50% from the scan size. My second oldest made the display you see for me here. She had it done in less than five minutes. It probably would’ve taken me half an hour. The girls were good sports indulging me.

Camera - Konica Minolta 70
Film - Kodak Max ISO 800
Shutter Speed - 1/45 or 1/90
Aperture Setting - f-5.6 Aperture Mode
Lens - Minolta 50mm macro lens
Scanning Method - My scan from my cheap little hp officejet 5510v all-in-one copy/scanner/faxer/printer

8:03 AM  
Anonymous Laurie said...

Very fun shots! I like the way they are displayed, very clever.

8:31 AM  
Blogger Sandy said...

Very creative Micki! I wish your daughter could show me how to put three shots in a row like that.

10:26 AM  
Blogger Don said...

This makes a fine triptych that is fun to see. Nicely done. I'll look forward to the next one!

11:16 AM  
Anonymous Paul said...

Oh the things that your kids have to do to indulge you! :-) Cute photos, Micki.

11:33 AM  
Anonymous Doris said...

awwwwwwwww what fun!!!!!!!!

I wish I could get my boys to pose for me! LOL but nope they run when I grab my camera LOL

11:44 AM  
Anonymous Roger said...

Cool series Micki.

11:51 AM  
Blogger PhotoSam said...

It just DOES amke you smile...

2:55 PM  
Anonymous AG said...

Well, I’m seriously smiling at this escapade. The idea, the images and the presentation are cosmic. Wonderful fun and thanks for sharing.

3:54 PM  
Anonymous jasp said...

I think they love their mum very much.

4:55 PM  
Anonymous Suby said...

It does make me smile.

Tired Suby

5:10 PM  
Blogger PlasticTV said...

Sweet! Love the black t-shirts against the yellow background. :)

5:34 PM  
Anonymous Christian said...

it's a very good family work.
I'm happy to come back here Micki.
All the best

5:57 PM  
Blogger Chris Fry said...

Great concept Micki. Came out really well and did bring a smile to my face. Thanks.

6:48 PM  
Blogger Dave MacIntyre said...

Cute series!! Looks like fun!

9:43 PM  
Blogger Jill said...


12:19 AM  
Anonymous P.J. said...

Very cool setup and shots. I like it a lot.

1:41 AM  
Anonymous mar00ned said...

Wonderful triptych

5:11 AM  
Blogger manju said...

Fun series. Cute ones !

5:44 AM  
Blogger Ash said...

Fun shots, Cool!

5:53 AM  
Anonymous Ricardo said...

You have solved magnificently the illumination. A very pretty composition. I congratulate to you. Greetings

6:21 AM  
Anonymous Still said...

Really nice triptych!

8:27 AM  
Blogger [t e r r o r k i t t e n] said...

Micki, cool series, great to have willing models at your disposal...well perhaps even unwilling....your the mum it's the law! Phil

8:33 AM  
Anonymous Ashish Sidapara said...

Fun shot, lovely series!

2:07 PM  
Anonymous jlc said...

one of my favorit micki ...

again !

3:48 PM  
Blogger frame of mind said...

Fun, fun, fun! Very effective as a 3-panel presentation.

6:33 AM  
Anonymous Kris said...

excellent set Micki!!

8:26 AM  
Anonymous john said...

A really nice collection, great colour.

3:44 PM  
Blogger Cool Daddio said...

A great combo of shots!

9:51 PM  

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