Every spring the forests around Leipzig are filled with fine garlic smell. It signals the blossoming of ransoms (Allium ursinum) and the start of a new photo opportunity. this is again a subject I can't get tired of.
This year I tested the macro functions of my sony nex-5 with an old sigma 50mm macro. Adding the twin-flash adapter I managed to take some nice, dramatic photos. I tried to emulate the rim light effect. It's not so even but very close and much easier to apply it.
Just for comparison, here is a photo from last year taken with sony a100 and rim lighting: