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mr. snail

Discussion in 'Nature' started by Storm420, May 29, 2014.

  1. Storm420

    Storm420 TalkEmount Regular

    59
    Sep 9, 2013
    he was on my front landing when i got home...after being "eeewh" about it (after all I am a girl), my immediate thought was to go get the camera and attach the macro lens. it's my first real macro test on my brand new e mount 30mm macro lens. :biggrin:
     

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  2. Bimjo

    Bimjo Super Moderator

    Oct 28, 2011
    Washington State
    Jim
    Great job!
     
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  3. markoneswift

    markoneswift TalkEmount Veteran

    390
    Oct 17, 2012
    Cool ! That's some S...h....a....l....l....o....w.. DoF you've got there lol
     
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  4. davect01

    davect01 Super Moderator

    Aug 20, 2011
    Fountain Hills, AZ
    Dave
    Great spotting

    My niece has a pet snail she loves.
     
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  5. José De Bardi

    José De Bardi Assistant in Virtue

    Aug 31, 2013
    Dorset, UK
    José
    Cool shots. I used to have a giant african land snail as a pet - he was pretty fun to watch - surprisingly!
     
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  6. addieleman

    addieleman Passionate amateur

    Nov 13, 2012
    Netherlands
    Ad Dieleman
    Very nice series! Who says NEX cameras cannot be used for action shots? Apparently autofocus could keep up well with this moving subject.
     
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  7. NickCyprus

    NickCyprus Super Moderator

    Oct 11, 2012
    Cyprus
    Nick
    Agree! Was it shot wide open? Some PP applied?
    #1 is my favourite - Subject is so sharp!!!
     
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  8. Bimjo

    Bimjo Super Moderator

    Oct 28, 2011
    Washington State
    Jim
    Good one Ad. :)
     
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  9. Hawkman

    Hawkman TalkEmount Top Veteran

    940
    Sep 10, 2013
    Virginia, USA
    Steve
    Great shots! Great use of macro.
    Just curious, how close did you have to get with the 30mm macro lens?



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  10. Storm420

    Storm420 TalkEmount Regular

    59
    Sep 9, 2013
    Thank you all! Was about an inch at the closest and maybe 4 inches give or take for others. Some minor PP applied...colour adjustments mostly. The lens did very well on it's own :)
     
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