Sara Webster : Things that Float

TeaSW

canon g10
macro setting
ambient light
set up: white cup, green tea bag, hammered spoon, white textured placemat underneath

Shot just a smidge above the cup on a mini tripod. Started without the spoon and realized the shot needed some contrast. Added in the spoon, and time elapsing helped water color. Sharpened in photoshop and tried the shadow/highlight filter which lightened up the tea to a nice yummy caramel color. Now looking at it, would be nice to have a highlight on the teabag for separation, looking flat. next time, on it.

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~ by theassignment on October 30, 2009.

One Response to “Sara Webster : Things that Float”

  1. Even without the highlight, it was good enough to send me to the kitchen to make my own cup.. mmmmm.. I love how the only things really in focus are inside the cup. Nicely done.

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