* Are you are seeing these pictures as they are intended to be seen ? * If your monitor is not calibrated properly you may not be seeing the accurate colours and shades in my pictures. Try calibrating your monitor. Adobe gamma is in your control panel to help you do this. As a rough guide, set your contrast to maximum and brightness to about 75%

3 Bags

This still life photograph was shot in RAW at F/2.2; 0.3 sec; 12.7mm Focal Length; No Exposure Compensation; Shutter Priority; ISO 50; Spot Metering.The camera used for this shot was a Canon G6 and was then created in Photoshop CS2 by using several seperate filters and layers.

The item was a Chinese New Year present from a student; it's only about 2" long. Esentially the bags represent health, wealth and Prosperity.