To My Wife on Valentine's Day

© Robert G. Stalnaker

To My Wife on Valentine's Day

Uploaded: February 14, 2008


Flowers fade away, so I thought I would take a photo of an orchid I gave my wife today on Valentine's Day just so we can remember it forever. First photo with new Canon 40D. Used one candle for backlight and two candles for sidelight.

f/5.6, .8 sec., fl 135, ISO 400, AWB, center weigted average, manual focus, tripod.

Exif: F Number: 5.6, Exposure Bias Value: 0.33, ExposureTime: 8/10 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 400, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 135.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 40D


February 25, 2008

Robert! I'm in the process of enjoying your gallery! The photos look great so the new camera must be working out! (I'll say!) I loved this one and knowing the background! #863211

Robert G. Stalnaker February 25, 2008

I hope you find some photos to enjoy. You know how a new camera is, Nancy, I'm still fumbling with it, getting some good shots and some bad ones. I am anxious to figure it out as it will increase my percentage of good shots. #5551903

Melinda F. Schneider level-classic February 27, 2008

This is beautiful, Robert. I love your use of candles to created the glow and mood. #5559617

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