Archive for August 3rd, 2009

Neat Reflection

Accidently stumbled onto this effect.

Accidently stumbled onto this effect.

Over the weekend I found two of my grandfathers old lenses from the early 70’s (more on them in a few days). I wanted to test out how close they could focus compared to my newer lenses (shown in the photo). On this lens, a 24mm I think, the focus ring twists the opposite direction that I am used to from my 50mm f/1.8. So instead of focusing on the 18-55mm lens I focused to infinity and got this shot.

I have not done much with reflections before and this reflection off of a UV filter was really neat. I tried onto a lens directly but the curve did not really give a single sharp reflection.

Now I will need to figure out something to do with reflections like this.

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