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    Hot day.....play with water?

    just playing around with dripping water on a mirror. Tamron 17-50 at 50 and f2.8 to get the speed. Didn`t have much success but these two I thought were interesting, albeit not real sharp. Used a pod. Any suggestions on how to do better????





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    Cool shots Graeme never tried it but they came out quite well PS you should have entered canon photo 5 (splat)
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    thanks Cat. It was a bit of fun. I reckon I can do a lot better though.

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    Good idea for a rainy day! Interesting results that I like too. Looks a bit like molten metal.
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    It does now I come to think of it Phil. I was thinking of mercury.

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    Never thought of doing it on a mirror. I have tried the water drop shots with very limited success but I like the first one you have done.

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    thanks Fess.....I tried the water drops into a container but had limited success...not good enough to post. I`ll do it inside next time, away from the wind.

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    Interesting reults, I can see lots of APers trying this one out.
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    These are amazing OD !! Lovem !
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    thanks Odille and Mongo. I`ll be trying to perfect this as it was a lot of fun.

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