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Aug 19, 2014 17:31 |  #1

On the stem of one of the garden shrubs.

I placed a blurred background on an A4 sheet of paper behind the cranefly in the first 2 images, and in the last, being so close meant a darkness beyond anyway.

Two tubes for the first two, and all three tubes for the third image:

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Aug 20, 2014 01:06 |  #2

Wonderful series Paul
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Aug 20, 2014 01:34 |  #3

10*'s as always. And yet another learning opportunity via the A8 and paper!


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Aug 20, 2014 01:38 |  #4

LordV wrote in post #17106755 (external link)
Wonderful series Paul
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MedicineMan4040 wrote in post #17106786 (external link)
10*'s as always. And yet another learning opportunity via the A8 and paper!


Thank you guys :)

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Aug 20, 2014 14:12 |  #5

Stupendous!


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Aug 20, 2014 14:15 |  #6

CanopicJar wrote in post #17107823 (external link)
Stupendous!

I wouldn't go quite that far Travis - but I'll gladly take it! :)


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Aug 20, 2014 14:17 |  #7

I think that first shot, especially, turned out perfect...


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Aug 20, 2014 14:48 |  #8

Cheers m8 :)

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Aug 20, 2014 15:36 |  #9

Great images Paul.


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Aug 20, 2014 16:14 |  #10

Fortus wrote in post #17107971 (external link)
Great images Paul.


Thank you Frank :)

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Aug 20, 2014 16:19 |  #11

great close up even with the black BG.


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Aug 20, 2014 16:36 |  #12

racketman wrote in post #17108054 (external link)
great close up even with the black BG.

Thanks Toby - came out OK as you say. Light fall worked here. :)

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