Approve the Cookies
This website uses cookies to improve your user experience. By using this site, you agree to our use of cookies and our Privacy Policy.
OK
Index  •   • New posts  •   • RTAT  •   • 'Best of'  •   • Gallery  •   • Gear  •   • Reviews
Guest
New posts  •   • RTAT  •   • 'Best of'  •   • Gallery  •   • Gear  •   • Reviews
Register to forums    Log in

 
FORUMS Photo Sharing & Visual Enjoyment Macro 
Thread started 08 Feb 2013 (Friday) 15:42
Search threadPrev/next
sponsored links
(this ad will go away when you log in as a registered member)

Night macro shooting

 
Pri
Goldmember
Avatar
1,332 posts
Likes: 4
Joined Sep 2012
     
Feb 08, 2013 15:42 |  #1

These were shot at night with a lamps to attract moths and other critters. I also tried achieving higher magnification to shoot small critters using Extansion tubes and reversind a 50mm lens on the Canon 100mm macro lens. C&C are most welcomed.


1. Moth - Canon 100mm + reversed Canon 50mm

IMAGE: http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8188/8442782224_f7fc047ac6_c.jpg
IMAGE LINK: http://www.flickr.com …phy_mauritius/8​442782224/  (external link)


2. "Alien" - Canon 100mm + reversed Canon 50mm

IMAGE: http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8229/8442740808_6acdf18768_c.jpg
IMAGE LINK: http://www.flickr.com …phy_mauritius/8​442740808/  (external link)


3. Canon 100mm + reversed Canon 50mm

IMAGE: http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8185/8441649883_a68ff9b835_c.jpg
IMAGE LINK: http://www.flickr.com …phy_mauritius/8​441649883/  (external link)


4. Moth portrait - Canon 100mm

IMAGE: http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8502/8435713419_72c8a2e591_c.jpg
IMAGE LINK: http://www.flickr.com …phy_mauritius/8​435713419/  (external link)


5. Extension tubes (65mm) + Canon 100mm macro + reversed 50mm

IMAGE: http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8084/8436796118_a4eb407abf_c.jpg
IMAGE LINK: http://www.flickr.com …phy_mauritius/8​436796118/  (external link)


6. Extension tubes (65mm) + Canon 100mm macro + reversed 50mm

IMAGE: http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8097/8436796866_9982f6bce9_c.jpg
IMAGE LINK: http://www.flickr.com …phy_mauritius/8​436796866/  (external link)

http://www.facebook.co​m …raphyMauritius?​ref=stream (external link)
Canon EOS 60D, Canon EFS 18-55mm, Canon EFS 55-250mm, Canon EF 100mm USM macro.

  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
sponsored links
(this ad will go away when you log in as a registered member)
rstewart
Senior Member
Avatar
974 posts
Gallery: 2 photos
Likes: 17
Joined Nov 2010
Location: Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
     
Feb 08, 2013 15:44 |  #2

Great shots Pri. Love the Moth portrait.


Russ
60D, 28-105mm, 50mm 1.8, MP-E 65mm, 100 mm Macro, 17-40 L, 430 EX II

  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
alquimista
Cream of the Crop
Avatar
6,998 posts
Gallery: 91 photos
Best ofs: 4
Likes: 187
Joined Jan 2011
Location: Miami/Beijing
     
Feb 08, 2013 17:19 |  #3

great set! +1 on the portrait!


la costura de Dios
http://www.flickr.com/​photos/andresmoline/ (external link)

  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
Ishrani
Cream of the Crop
Avatar
7,317 posts
Gallery: 47 photos
Likes: 217
Joined Sep 2012
Location: Scarborough, Ontario, Canada
     
Feb 08, 2013 21:11 |  #4

Lovely set, Pri. The moth portrait is great!


Ishrani
Canon EOS 7D Mark II/Canon EF 300 mm f/4L IS USM; Sigma 150-600 mm C
http://www.flickr.com/​photos/ilmsa/ (external link)

  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
LordV
Macro Photo-Lord of the Year 2006
Avatar
61,691 posts
Gallery: 9 photos
Best ofs: 2
Likes: 6039
Joined Oct 2005
Location: Worthing UK
     
Feb 09, 2013 01:24 |  #5

Lovely captures- some interesting bugs !
Brian v.


http://www.flickr.com/​photos/lordv/ (external link)
http://www.lordv.smugm​ug.com/ (external link)
Macro Hints and tips
Canon 600D, 40D, 5D mk2, 7D, Tamron 90mm macro, Sigma 105mm OS, Canon MPE-65,18-55 kit lens X2, canon 200mm F2.8 L, Tamron 28-70mm xrdi, Other assorted bits

  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
rrblint
Listen! .... do you smell something?
Avatar
22,683 posts
Gallery: 83 photos
Best ofs: 2
Likes: 2300
Joined May 2012
Location: U.S.A.
     
Feb 09, 2013 01:26 as a reply to  @ LordV's post |  #6

Great series Pri!


Mark

  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
orionmystery
Cream of the Crop
Avatar
12,078 posts
Likes: 769
Joined Apr 2008
Location: Malaysia
     
Feb 09, 2013 05:07 |  #7

Lovely set, Pri.


Kurt
Malaysia & Borneo herping/macro tours:
http://www.orionherpad​venture.com (external link)

  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
mandokid1
Cream of the Crop
Avatar
13,679 posts
Gallery: 718 photos
Best ofs: 4
Likes: 1107
Joined Nov 2010
Location: scarborough ontario canada
     
Feb 09, 2013 07:24 |  #8

great set pri,and your experimenting with the tubes,and reversed 50 went well.
looking good.


DENIS
http://www.flickr.com/​photos/mandokid1/ (external link)
7-Dmk11 5-D Mark 11.5D mark 111
Canon 100 macro, Canon MPE-65, Canon 16-35,24-70,70-200,300 F4,and Sigma 150-600 dg sport

  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
Worcester ­ Lad
Goldmember
Avatar
4,783 posts
Likes: 168
Joined May 2011
Location: Worcester, UK
     
Feb 09, 2013 12:12 |  #9

Smashing set, Pri.


George
flickr (external link)

  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
Pri
THREAD ­ STARTER
Goldmember
Avatar
1,332 posts
Likes: 4
Joined Sep 2012
     
Feb 09, 2013 15:38 |  #10

Thanks Russ, Andres, Ishrani, Brian, Mark, Kurt, Denis and George :) much appreciated :)

Denis : manage to get some decent shots with this set up! I am eagerly waiting to get the MPE, hopefully by the end of the year!


http://www.facebook.co​m …raphyMauritius?​ref=stream (external link)
Canon EOS 60D, Canon EFS 18-55mm, Canon EFS 55-250mm, Canon EF 100mm USM macro.

  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
sponsored links
(this ad will go away when you log in as a registered member)

1,787 views & 0 likes for this thread
Night macro shooting
FORUMS Photo Sharing & Visual Enjoyment Macro 
AAA
x 1600
y 1600

Jump to forum...   •  Rules   •  Index   •  New posts   •  RTAT   •  'Best of'   •  Gallery   •  Gear   •  Reviews   •  Member list   •  Polls   •  Image rules   •  Search   •  Password reset

Not a member yet?
Register to forums
Registered members may log in to forums and access all the features: full search, image upload, follow forums, own gear list and ratings, likes, more forums, private messaging, thread follow, notifications, own gallery, all settings, view hosted photos, own reviews, see more and do more... and all is free. Don't be a stranger - register now and start posting!


COOKIES DISCLAIMER: This website uses cookies to improve your user experience. By using this site, you agree to our use of cookies and to our privacy policy.
Privacy policy and cookie usage info.


POWERED BY AMASS forum software 2.1forum software
version 2.1 /
code and design
by Pekka Saarinen ©
for photography-on-the.net

Latest registered member is 360nomad
1167 guests, 235 members online
Simultaneous users record so far is 15144, that happened on Nov 22, 2018

Photography-on-the.net Digital Photography Forums is the website for photographers and all who love great photos, camera and post processing techniques, gear talk, discussion and sharing. Professionals, hobbyists, newbies and those who don't even own a camera -- all are welcome regardless of skill, favourite brand, gear, gender or age. Registering and usage is free.