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Ltislander
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Today my dad suprised me with a macro lense

Post: # 41900Post Ltislander
Sat Jul 21, 2018 1:17 pm

Took some pics of my Tetramorium sp.E and some Camponotus p.Image
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Re: Today my dad suprised me with a macro lense

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Sun Jul 22, 2018 7:44 pm

Nice!
"God made every kind of wild beasts and every kind of livestock and every kind of creeping things;" (including ants) "and God saw that it was good." Genesis 1:25

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Re: Today my dad suprised me with a macro lense

Post: # 46037Post AntsDakota
Sun Jul 29, 2018 3:18 pm

How much do they cost?
"God made every kind of wild beasts and every kind of livestock and every kind of creeping things;" (including ants) "and God saw that it was good." Genesis 1:25

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Re: Today my dad suprised me with a macro lense

Post: # 46040Post Batspiderfish
Sun Jul 29, 2018 3:44 pm

In case anybody is interested in some relatively inexpensive but very effective macro techniques:
https://digital-photography-school.com/extension-tubes-close-up-photography-lesson-2/
https://digital-photography-school.com/reverse-lens-macro-close-up-photography-lesson-3/

Lens coupling, "twin lens reverse macro", even works for the cameras which you can't swap lenses.
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Re: Today my dad suprised me with a macro lense

Post: # 46064Post Ltislander
Sun Jul 29, 2018 8:46 pm

The one I took these pics with fell apart after 5 days...

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