Photograph by David Suchoff

STORY BEHIND THE SHOT: David Suchoff

David Suchoff specializes in macro photography of various plants, flowers, and other items in nature. He explains his process in capturing the beautifully complex!

Photograph by David Suchoff

ISO: 100 | SS: 1/125 SEC. | APERTURE: F/5.6 | FOCAL LENGTH: 120mm

I enjoy capturing the combination of simplicity and complexity that is found in nature. Color consistency plays a large part in the success of my images.

I use an Einstein™ E640 Flash Unit, controlled by a Cyber Commander™, with the 47” Octabox.  The color mode of the Einstein™ is always used as it ensures that there is little variability in color temperature among the images within a stack.

I utilize a Fuji GFX50s attached to a Arca-Swiss Universalis II View Camera and a Schneider-Kreuznach 120mm/5.6 Apo-Macro digitar. The view camera is set on a Stackshot focus stacking rail, the number of images per stack is dictated by the magnification on sensor and the depth of focus I desire.

EQUIPMENT USED
Einstein™ Flash Unit | Cyber Commander™ | CyberSync™ Transceiver | 47″ Foldable Octabox

Photos by David Suchoff


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