Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Still life with antique mirror...


I found this lovely little antique mirror a while ago and thought it would be fun to include it in a still life IF I could figure out how to keep myself and too much background detail from reflecting in the mirror.  It's all in finding the right angle to shoot from! 
I like the texture that the little wicker covered demijohn adds to the still life, and the pop of color in the red/orange berries.

I used a dark and moody preset when editing the photos, which seems appropriate for a rainy day indoor photoshoot!

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23 comments:

  1. I really like your still life of vintage finds. I have the same trouble with photographing mirrors and picture frames. The glass reflects too much. Good job!

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  2. That's a lovely Fall vignette. Blessings!

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  3. I love the little bits of scattered leaves in the foreground. That's a lovely touch.

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    1. Thank you! And thanks for the weekly link up!

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  4. I do like that and I agree about the pop of color the red berries give.

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  5. I do like that and I agree about the pop of color the red berries give.

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  6. Such a great piece! Have a lovely week!

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    1. Thank you! Hope your week is lovely, too!

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  7. Your photos are always so beautiful! I've missed coming here. Thank you for sharing your beauty with us.

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  8. Nice photo!
    Thanks for sharing at http://image-in-ing.blogspot.com/2016/10/guess-where-i-went.html

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  9. I love this still life. Seeing the wonderful mirror you bought when we shopped together and the other things you put with it made me smile. You are always an inspiration to me, dear friend.
    ~Adrienne~

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  10. Sweet little mirror, Elizabeth! I love what you created here!

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  11. I agree, everything about these shots are pretty. Well done!!

    Lisa @ LTTL

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