50mm f/1.8 D Macro shots (8)

Discussion in 'Macro, Flowers, Insects, and Greenery' started by Kevin_d50, Mar 24, 2007.

  1. Well, being a bit of a macro hopeful, I attached a kenko tube to the D50 and 50mm f/1.8D, SB-600 off camera via SC-29 TTL cord and tripod, and ventured out into the garden today.

    Nothing spectacular to shoot, no nice flowers or bugs, but hope these give an idea.

    PP was by way of curves, contrast, and sharpening.

    C&C is always welcome of course.

    ABLAZE:
    50mmmacro046.

    BLUSH:
    50mmmacro044.

    FOLDS:
    50mmmacro042.

    BLOOD VESSELS: dunno why I called it that ...
    50mmmacro008.

    BURNIN' PEAK: slightly missed focus here, apologies
    50mmmacro.

    the CURL:
    50mmmacro051.

    ORB in SPACE:
    50mmmacro011.

    STICK it to me BABY: this one weren't in the garden, indoors ;)
    50mmmacro052.

    Don't forget, all shot with an extension tube attached.
    Hope this helps someone
     
  2. Logan

    Logan Guest

    the first two and the lasts are stunning! way to go Kevin!
     
  3. These are pretty cool. I really like the last one.
     
  4. thank you logan!!!
     
  5. cheers vern, kind of you
     
  6. Cool shots! The last one is my favorite. The OF's graininess makes the pictures attractive.
     
  7. sorry Dao, what is OF?
    thanks for taking the time
     
  8. Sorry for the typing error. What I meant is Out of Focus (OOF). I found that the noise in OOF zones gives an artistic look to your pictures.
     
  9. I like your view of things, as usual.

    Cheers
     
  10. WOW! D50+50mm f1.8 +kenko tube= WOW!:eek:
     
  11. GastheerG

    GastheerG Guest

    Nice! Dancing with DOF!
     
  12. LOL, should have guessed the OOF part - sorry about that :D
    thanks a lot.
     
  13. my word sir harry, you sure have been quiet (or is that me that's been quiet) - lol

    too kind sir, thank you ever so much.
     
  14. EEK! Thanks Dianne!!!
     
  15. Ooooh, I like that, dancing with DOF.
    Al te fraai, baie dankie gastheer :D
     
  16. Nice, real nice, thanks for the idea, never thought about kenkoing the 50MM
     
  17. thanks tom, looking forward to your results then :D
     
  18. Well Kevin you showed us that there is always something to take a picture of. Good going. I also think the last one is my favorite. It's a wall hanger.
    Pete
     
  19. LOL, thank you Pete!!
    Always something to take a pick of - I like that :D
     
  20. i like the colors i need to pick up a kenko tube:)
     
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