Macro/closeup

Discussion in 'Nature' started by macro, Sep 7, 2013.

  1. macro

    macro TalkEmount Regular

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    Feb 3, 2012
    New Zealand
    Danny Young
    A variety of different set ups using the NEX-7.

    Using a Raynox DCR-250 on a Canon FD 100-300 F/5.6L along with a Sunpak DX-8R ring flash uint. F/22 - F/32 with the ring flash set at 1/4 - 1/2 power.


    The dreaded fly

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    Fly doing the blowing bubble trick

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    Red Admiral butterfly at a 4:1 by adding a 50mm extension tube to the 100-300mm

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    Same Canon lens, but just sunlight and resting on the ground with diffractions in dew drops early in the morning.

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    Different set up and using the Canon FD 300 F/2.8L and a 50mm extension tube

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    All the best folks.

    Danny.
     
  2. claude

    claude TalkEmount Top Veteran

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    Jan 13, 2013
    Ottawa Canada
    Beautiful stuff. I like the fly doing the bubble thing. Also the flowers in the water drops is amazing.
     
  3. Frank Teurlings

    Frank Teurlings TalkEmount Regular

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    Dec 10, 2012
    Netherlands
    Beautiful. I love the plants with the dew drops.
     
  4. ChangshaNotes

    ChangshaNotes Super Moderator

    Aug 15, 2012
    China
    Colin
    So beautiful Danny!
     
  5. NickCyprus

    NickCyprus Super Moderator

    Oct 11, 2012
    Cyprus
    Nick
    Unbelievable!!! :thumbup:
    (although those flies are disgusting creatures up close :p )
     
  6. WoodWorks

    WoodWorks Super Moderator

    Dec 12, 2012
    Ashland, OR, USA
    David
    Those are unbelievable! The dewdrop photos just... I... hoo!
     
  7. toddlange1

    toddlange1 TalkEmount Regular

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    Dec 22, 2012
    Eagan, MN, USA
    Incredible shots! Very nice work.
     
  8. davect01

    davect01 Super Moderator

    Aug 20, 2011
    Fountain Hills, AZ
    Dave
    As said, well done.
     
  9. Bimjo

    Bimjo Super Moderator

    Oct 28, 2011
    Washington State
    Jim
    Stunning!

    Those fly shots are gonna creep me out all day. ;)
     
  10. shaolin95

    shaolin95 TalkEmount Top Veteran

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    Jul 3, 2013
    WOW! Seeing those make me realize what a LONG path ahead I have to get even close to that level.