Don't Use Furniture Polish On Glass by 30pics4jackiesdiamond

Don't Use Furniture Polish On Glass

Shanne's challenge was set thus " For your Get Pushed challenge this week, I'm going to riff on something northy set me years ago: use different lighting (low key / high key) and/or processing to take a picture of a household item, such as a piece of cutlery or a toothbrush'.

Oh my this took ages. I had an idea of catching the spray from the nozzle but also the reflection of the can in the glass. Wouldn't work. So I concentrated on the reflection and experimented with shutter speed, iso, apperture etc.

You can see where the polish is entering the frame top left and then hitting the glass around the can's reflection.

A tad of processing, including a flip, and here it is, evidence I do do housework!

Three good things

Only 100% over budget for Christmas this coming weekend
Made a chicken last three separate meals v4m
Saw "The Favourite" at the cinema, weird film and Olivia Colman should get an Academy Award
I like the way it turned out. Your hard work paid off for an intriguing photo!
January 15th, 2019  
really interesting result - this is what I did when northy set me this a few years ago (it was actually January 2014, but I pushed all my albums into one in January):
January 15th, 2019  
Very creative and also very take as northy would do
January 15th, 2019  
Like the result, it makes for an interesting capture.
January 15th, 2019  
Oh well done a interesting capture
January 15th, 2019  
@Dawn thank you
@jacqbb needs a bit of finessing
@joansmor what a compliment! @northy would turn it to beautiful black and white, but I think it needed the yellow
@shannejw I'm not that creative digitally. Thank you so much for showing me
@grammyn then k went and used it properly!! I dusted
January 15th, 2019  
January 15th, 2019  
Great effect.
January 15th, 2019  
Brilliant! So glad you stayed with it. Fav
January 16th, 2019  
Well thought out and captured
January 16th, 2019  
@30pics4jackiesdiamond I’m not sure using a photo op to coerce you into doing housework is such a great idea! But if it works for you good on you!
January 16th, 2019  
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