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Robberfly

Discussion in 'Macro, Flowers, Insects, and Greenery' started by kramp, Jun 20, 2005.

  1. My first Robberfly, not the greatest but the eyes came out nice and it even has a meal.

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    Reversed 28 mm again.

    Martin
     
  2. Jerry Snider

    Jerry Snider

    390
    May 8, 2005
    Not too shabby, Martin (translation: I wish I could do as well!). What tools were you using for this one?
    Jerry Snider
     
  3. Hi Jerry, that was with the reversed 28mm lens duct taped to a 12 mm extension tube, a piece of milk jug in front of the built in flash, gives around 3:1 magnification, lightweight and even handholdable if you brace your self, I was standing up with nothing to lean on so I was lucky with this one, a couple of shots and he was gone.

    Thanks!

    Martin
     
  4. Gale

    Gale

    978
    Jan 26, 2005
    Viera Fl
    wow Martin,

    You are doing wonderful with the reversed lens. Love it.
    Great image.

    You are the master of these for sure :>)))
     
  5. drueter

    drueter

    963
    Apr 24, 2005
    Southeast Texas
    Interesting shot, Martin! You are doing well with that setup.
     
  6. Gale and Don, thanks for the encouragement!

    Martin
     
  7. Leigh

    Leigh

    Feb 19, 2005
    Alabama
    He got his dinner but I think I lost mine....Cool shot, Martin!
     
  8. Yikes! Poor little guy! I really like the detail in this one Martin.
     
  9. Lol, thanks Leigh.

    Martin
     
  10. Thanks for the comment Crystal!

    Martin
     
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