Wednesday, June 15, 2011

Zombie Cicada HDR

We've been seeing quite a few half cicadas lately.  Presumably a predator chomps off the abdomen and the head, wings and four legs keep going for a while.  Susan found this guy afixed to a cushion.  Final processing step was the Polaroid Transfer tool in Nik Color Efex Pro

Camera: Nikon D700
Lens: AF Micro-Nikkor 105mm f/2.8 D
Exposure: ISO 200, f/11 @ 1/60s, Flash WB, RAW
Lighting: Ring Flash 
Support: Handheld
Location: My Back Yard
Dates: Capture - June 13, 2011, Processed - June 15, 2011
Processing: Lightroom 3.3, Photoshop CS5, Nik HDR Efex, Nik Color Efex Pro