Teacups

Not the most obvious theme for a photo shoot, but sometimes the agency sends out a specific client request – hence these. Apart from negotiating the ‘loan’ of these from my wife’s china cupboard (not as easy as it sounds as I’m a bit clumsy!) this wasn’t too difficult.

This one’s had the ‘bonkers’ layers treatment – otherwise just shot on some plain card.

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Here the 50mm was put on some old Olympus extension tubes to give a razor thin depth of field to isolate the top of the cup from the saucer.

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Straight shot – but some more subtle layers this time…

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Finally one shot with a Jupiter 85mm F2 which I’d been dying to try out as I’d just bought it.

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As always these shots are taken for the book cover market, and all comments, critiques and questions are welcome.

Thanks for looking – hope you like them and they give you some creative ideas for your photography.

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