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Jul 20, 2014 14:10 |  #1

A few recent shots from my garden.

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Jul 20, 2014 15:26 |  #2

Beauties, George. I love #4


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Jul 20, 2014 15:54 |  #3

lovely set and lighting,george.


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Jul 20, 2014 16:32 |  #4

Those are all beauties! Your diffusion is wonderful!


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Jul 20, 2014 17:51 |  #5

What lens were these taken with? They are amazing! I would like to get into the world of macro.


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Jul 20, 2014 21:34 |  #6

Awesome series George. The light is sublime.


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Jul 21, 2014 00:55 |  #7

Excellent series George
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Jul 21, 2014 04:01 |  #8

Àmazing set george, great light and composition.


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Jul 21, 2014 13:16 |  #9

Thanks for the comments all, much appreciated.

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What lens were these taken with? They are amazing! I would like to get into the world of macro.

Sigma 105mm macro lens plus 31mm extension tube. Thanks for the comment. :)


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Jul 22, 2014 09:28 |  #10

Love those fella, whats the working distance with the 31mm tube and 105mm ? They're pretty up close :)



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Jul 22, 2014 11:35 |  #11

Cracking set, your light is superb




  
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Jul 23, 2014 04:29 |  #12

Thanks for commenting NSNO and Carl

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Love those fella, whats the working distance with the 31mm tube and 105mm ? They're pretty up close :)

A bit closer than the standard 105mm but you don't need the ext tube for insects this large, its just my way of working so the tube stays on all the time.


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Jul 23, 2014 23:41 |  #13

Perfect exposure, like #3 the best. Good job!!!


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Jul 24, 2014 01:14 |  #14

Love the compositions and the light -well done! :cool:


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Jul 24, 2014 07:14 |  #15

Thanks Steve & John


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