Archive for January, 2012

BPC:Falling

Posted in Photography with tags , , , , , on January 30, 2012 by Luke Farrugia

This challenge was a fun one, after convincing my Dad to let me trace around him with tape, (Note: this can result in unintentional hair removal) I ascended to the roof to snap the photo, had I more time, I would have tried again and framed the shot better, but overall, it was a fun entry.

Checklist

  • Roll of wide white masking tape from Bunnings
  • An understanding family member to trace around
  • A hat

Settings

  • Focal length: 18mm (Kit Canon 18-55mm lens)
  • Aperture: 5.6
  • Shutter speed: 1/200
  • ISO: 100
  • White Balance: Auto

What I liked?

The concept was really what I loved about this one.

The Final Result? Continue reading

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Agricultural Allegory

Posted in gospel, Life with tags , , , , on January 26, 2012 by Luke Farrugia

This post is a guest appearance of sorts, Lindon Josefski, a friend of mine, who runs the Bundy Photo Challenge, shared this with me, and I instantly knew I wanted to share it with you. So without further ado, here are a few deep and well chosen words. Continue reading

BPC: Fruit and Veg

Posted in Photography with tags , , , , , , on January 25, 2012 by Luke Farrugia

Second post of the Venerable BPC series! This Challenge was one I was in a bit of a hurry with , so it was very much “Snap what presents”

Checklist

  • Pineapple (complex huh)

Settings

  • Focal length: 50mm (prime lens)
  • Aperture: 1.8 (wanted to blur out the background as much as I could as it’s not the most fitting for the shot)
  • Shutter speed:

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BPC: Cutlery

Posted in Photography with tags , , , , , , , on January 22, 2012 by Luke Farrugia

As you all know, I really enjoy photography, so I have decided that each time I enter the Bundy Photo Challenge I will try to chronicle my entry here. I don’t know if it well help anyone, but I will be divulging all my secrets (if I have any), in the hope of helping others. I will of course not be posting until after voting closes for each comp.

I will be starting with the Cutlery challenge but will also be backdating posts as I get time to do so…

So, Cutlery…

Checklist

  • Cutlery: I raided my parents good set of course
  • Table in the sunlight to set up on
  • Satin pillow case
  • Breadboard to stand upright and hang the pillow case on…

Line up the shot in the morning sun

Settings

  • Focal length: 50mm (prime lens)
  • Aperture: 2.8
  • Shutter speed: 1/100
  • ISO: 200
  • White Balance: Auto

The final result?

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7 Things I Learned in 2011

Posted in Life with tags , , , , on January 4, 2012 by Luke Farrugia

Well it is that time of year where everyone seems to recap their milestones in some way, so I figured I would jump on the bandwagon in my own way.

This list is in no way definitive or complete, but just what came to mind. I will also say that some of the things that made the list are not totally new but I have attained a far greater understanding of them.

1:People pleasing gets you nowhere.

There is a desire in each of us to please others, in some Continue reading