01 July 2021

Flower Photography - Arum Lilies Milnerton

Arum Lilies Milnerton - Canon EOS 700D / EF-S 55-250mm IS II Lens
Arum Lilies: Table Bay Nature Reserve and Paddocks

Objective: Demonstrating Depth of Field application with the Canon EF-S 55-250mm f4-5.6 IS IS II lens paired with the Canon EOS 700D / Rebel T5i DSLR camera body close to the Paddocks Mall, Milnerton.
Using my birds / birds in flight photography camera, the Canon 7D Mark II / EF 400mm f/5/6L USM lens for arum lily photography in the Table Bay Nature Reserve.
Note: Overcast / windy conditions. Handheld. No post-processing - just crops where applicable. Fast changing lighting conditions

Equipment (Close-Up Photography)
  • Canon EOS 7D Mark II
  • Canon EOS 700D SLR camera body
  • Canon EF 400mm f/5.6L USM lens
  • Canon EF-S 55-250mm f/4-5.6 IS II lens

Av Mode - Aperture Priority Settings

  • Aperture: f/4.5 - f/5.6
  • ISO 200 - ISO 500
  • Shutter speed: various
  • AutoFocus (lens)
  • Minimal Post-Processing  
  • JPG / RAW conversion

Arum Lilies Milnerton - Canon EO 7D Mark II / EF 400mm f/5.6L USM Lens
Arum Lilies Milnerton - Canon EO 7D Mark II / EF 400mm f/5.6L USM Lens

Arum Lilies Milnerton - Canon EOS 700D / EF-S 55-250mm IS II Lens
Arum Lilies Milnerton - Canon EOS 700D / EF-S 55-250mm IS II Lens

Arum Lilies Milnerton - Canon EOS 700D / EF-S 55-250mm IS II Lens
Arum Lilies Milnerton - Canon EOS 700D / EF-S 55-250mm IS II Lens

Arum Lilies Milnerton - Canon EOS 700D / EF-S 55-250mm IS II Lens
Arum Lilies Milnerton - Canon EOS 700D / EF-S 55-250mm IS II Lens

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