Today’s Warm Up: Joni Niemelä’s Carnivorous Plants

 

http://www.thisiscolossal.com/2015/07/carnivorous-plants-joni-niemela/

After viewing the photos in the link above answer the following questions using complete sentences. What role does focus play in these images? What makes these images intriguing? These photos were made using a macro lens? What look do you think the macro lens gave these photos

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21 thoughts on “Today’s Warm Up: Joni Niemelä’s Carnivorous Plants”

  1. What role does focus play in these images?
    The main subject is in focus while the background is out of focus to add depth to the image.

    What makes these images intriguing?
    These images are intriguing because the subject isn’t something you see everyday, it is different, and has different colors, etc.

    What look do you think the macro lens gave these photos?
    Macro lens helps to zoom into the little subjects of the image.

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  2. Focus plays a big role in these because the photographer doesn’t want the whole image to be in complete focus, just one small area is sharp and the rest is a blur. Yes these images are intriguing and like something ice never seen before. I think the macro lens allowed to give you a super zoomed image that was perfectly clear.

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  3. The focus is all on the subject the background is blurred out so that the subject is the main focus. It’s intriguing because the subject isn’t what you’d see everyday and the colors are very beautiful and it stand out. These photos were probably taken using a macro lens. The Micro lens got a close up of the subject making it look clear and focused.

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  4. What role does focus play in these images?
    -it highlights the tentacle things on all the plants, something they all have.
    What makes these images intriguing?
    -seeing the distinct differences and similarities between the images.
    These photos were made using a macro lens?
    -yes
    What look do you think the macro lens gave these photos
    -It made them appear monstrous in size, like giant Venus fly traps.

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  5. “focus” focuses the beauty of nature in these photos and make them look amazing. I think that with the focus in these photos the pictures look really detailed and colorful. I think that the photographer could have used macro lens maybe that’s why the photos look that good. I think that macro lens make photos look their best.

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  6. What role does focus play in these images? In the photos it is focused on the plant and the water droplets on the plant
    What makes these images intriguing? The colors and the drops of water on the ends of the plant
    These photos were made using a macro lens? Most likely yes because they are close up photos
    What look do you think the macro lens gave these photos? More focus and so you can see the details of the plant and the water drops

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  7. What role does focus play in these images?
    Focus draws the viewers eye to a certain part of the subject, that the photographer wants the viewer to see

    What makes these images intriguing?
    The background and the focus

    These photos were made using a macro lens?
    Okay

    What look do you think the macro lens gave these photos?
    It made it a little more clear and the zoom helped

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  8. Focus is a major part of these photos because the photographer wants the viewer to focus on one subject in the photo. These images are intriguing because these plants are different and strange. Not something you’d typically see where we live. The micro lens allow the photographer to get extremely close to the subject without it being out of focus/sharp.

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  9. What role does focus play in these images? everything closeup is in focus, but everything else is blury.
    What makes these images intriguing? their is a lot of focus in whatever is up close.
    These photos were made using a macro lens? yes
    What look do you think the macro lens gave these photos? i think that the Marco lens focuses on whatever is really close, everything that is close has a ton of focus and you can see every aspect and every little detail of everything close up.

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  10. The way focus plays in these images is to fully show the colors and intricate details of the plants, trying to dial in on them.

    What makes these images intriguing is the small details of the plants, such as smaller stems and bulbs at the end of their buds. Those are pretty cool looking when focused in.

    What the macro lens did to these photos was help the photographer truly show the beauty of these plants in full focus.

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  11. What role does focus play in these images?
    ~ the focus is on the foreground

    What makes these images intriguing?
    ~ the fact they are are different and colorful

    These photos were made using a macro lens? What look do you think the macro lens gave these photos
    ~it made them look bigger than they are

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  12. What role does focus play in these images?
    -Focus makes the color and the images pop and also stand out. It makes the background blurry and the main subject in focus.

    What makes these images intriguing?
    -The subjects have vibrant colors that make them stand out.

    These photos were made using a macro lens. What look do you think the macro lens gave these photos?
    -The lens zooms in so much that it can take high quality shots of small objects.

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  13. The focus is makes the background blurry and the foreground blurry. It looks like there is water drops coming off the subject. The micro lens made the texture look really good

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  14. it adds depth to the photo. The subjects have bright colors and makes it pop. Makes the objects look like a whole new world

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  15. What role does focus play in these images? Makes the images stand out, causes the color to really shine. What makes these images intriguing? I think its the repetitiveness that occurs in all the photos, along with the texture. These photos were made using a macro lens? What look do you think the macro lens gave these photos. I think it gave the photos more definition, and a higher quality so you could actually see the water drop/what’s inside of it.

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  16. They make the picture in focus with the blurry background that is teamed with the mysteries feel of the plants in the picture brings the focus to you. The plants seem to have water droplets on them. The zoomed view really makes it look better.

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  17. Focus plays the biggest factor due to the fact that they are capturing the plant in motion, as well as getting all of the main factors within the photo. The vibrant colors in the picture is what makes these photos intriguing. The macro is used to make more definition within the photo.

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  18. In these photos focus creates emphasis on one part of the plant and not all of it. These images are intriguing because they are of things that most of us have never seen before. They are colorful and have different textures that add to the photo too. The macro lens allows the photographer to capture minor details that other lenses can’t.

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  19. By only focusing on certain places of the photo i creates a mysterious vibe. The photographer makes something like a flower/plant look like something from space or the deep sea. The use of the micro lens really brings out the details of the photo.

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  20. What role does focus play in these images? The colors and the focus. What makes these images intriguing? The way these images were taken and the colors of the images.These photos were made using a macro lens? What look do you think the macro lens gave these photos? I think the macro lens makes these images look really bright and in focus and really cool.

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  21. What role does focus play in these images?
    – By focusing on the parts of the photos that bring the most of life.

    What makes these images intriguing?
    – The variety of colors in the photos.

    These photos were made using a macro lens?What look do you think the macro lens gave these photos
    -I think the macro lens makes the photos come out in detail.

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