01 January 2018

Small Flower Macro Photography Cape Town

Small Flower Macro Photography Cape Town
Canon EOS 70D / 100mm Macro Lens
Macro Flowers - Cape Town

In preparation for our Macro / Close-Up Photography Workshop at Intaka Island Century City, Cape Town next month I've captured a few small flowers with my Canon EOS 70D / 100mm Macro lens and Canon Speedlite 430EX II flash.

Note: Photos are on tripod in Av mode with a Canon Speedlite 430EX II flash with diffuser.  Slight processing Photoshop Lightroom 6.

Shooting Location
Arnhem Milnerton, Cape Town


Canon DSLR / Flash / Tripod
  • Canon EOS 70D DSLR camera body
  • Canon EF 100mm f/2.8 USM Macro lens
  • Canon Speedlite 430EX II flash
  • Manfrotto Tripod

Av Mode - Aperture Priority Settings
  • Aperture f/22 - F/11
  • ISO 800
  • Manual Focus / Lens Autofocus off
  • Shutter speed: various (auto in Av mode)

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Small Flower Macro Photography Cape Town - Canon EOS 70D
Canon EOS 70D / EF 100mm f/2.8 Macro USM Lens ISO 800 f/22

Small Flower Macro Photography Cape Town - Canon EOS 70D
Canon EOS 70D / EF 100mm f/2.8 Macro USM Lens ISO 800 f/11

Small Flower Macro Photography Cape Town - Canon EOS 70D
Canon EOS 70D / EF 100mm f/2.8 Macro USM Lens ISO 400 f/11

Small Flower Macro Photography Cape Town - Canon EOS 70D
Canon EOS 70D / EF 100mm f/2.8 Macro USM Lens ISO 800 f/11

Small Flower Macro Photography Cape Town - Canon EOS 70D
Canon EOS 70D / EF 100mm f/2.8 Macro USM Lens ISO 800 f/8

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