Wednesday, February 1, 2012

My Closet

My Shirts


I spent about an hour setting up this shot, cleaning the junk off the top shelf, and finding just the right spot that I wanted to place the camera. I used a tripod. There was very little indirect natural sunlight from the west window outside the closet. I normally keep my shirts equidistantly spaced, but this time I used a physical device to accurately space them. I did not use a flash. Photo was taken with tight aperature and long shutter time, I'll see if I can find that info. I think I spent about a half hour doing the actual shooting.

This photo was taken at my old house. At my current residence my shirt closet has a double rainbow. The shirts that I currently use are in one rainbowed sequence on the west side of the closet while there is another section of brand new shirts on the east.

8 comments:

  1. So organized. Just looking at it gives me a panic attack. I have the opposite of OCD. Ha! (nice photo!)

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  2. Stephanie: I like to tell people I prefer OCO instead of OCD, which stands for Obsessive Compulsive Order, puts a positive spin on things, and besides, its the same letters frontwards and backwards, an improvement, nice and orderly. In truth I am a little bit OCO, so that would make me LOCO, but that's the Spanish word for crazy, so I'll change words to Partially, so POCO, which translated means "little, not much".

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  3. Wow! Impressive. Looks like you need to have a pretty tight aperture just to set it up.

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    1. Murr: Yes, I shot it with a tight aperture and long exposure time with minimal natural outside reflected light.

      Details:
      Camera Sony DSC-F828
      Date Feb 17th, 2008
      8 mega pixel
      f/8
      13 sec exposure
      ISO 64

      I have a better camera now, so I should try this again sometime.

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    2. Murr: I have enjoyed getting to read your blog, just discovered it today from Stephanie at "Clay Baboons".

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    3. Thanks! Actually, I was referring to a more personal aperture. My own closet is organized geologically, with the most recently worn strata on top. Anyway, it's a great picture.

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