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Fooled around with the camera....

Fooled around with the camera....

Postby rubida » Sat Mar 15, 2008 2:25 pm

Wasn’t easy to get this critter to remain still, but I manage to get these shots. What do you think?

Red-veined dropwing (Trithemis arteriosa)

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Postby Leos r gr8 » Sat Mar 15, 2008 4:05 pm

Those are some pretty good shots as far as fooling around goes! Well done
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Postby Hemachatus » Sat Mar 15, 2008 4:11 pm

AWESOME
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Postby Michelle » Sat Mar 15, 2008 6:11 pm

Wow :shock: What a beauty!
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Postby froot » Sat Mar 15, 2008 9:09 pm

Wow! please fool around with the camera more often!
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Postby Hemachatus » Sat Mar 15, 2008 9:47 pm

Is your Camera Setup a secret or may you tell us what you used?
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Postby rubida » Sat Mar 15, 2008 10:04 pm

Thanks for the good comments.

No secrets…I used a Nikon D100 with a 105mm micro.
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Postby arcadies » Sun Mar 16, 2008 12:00 am

WIN
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Postby MrG » Sun Mar 16, 2008 5:17 pm

Very good.
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Postby snake-5 » Sun Mar 16, 2008 9:26 pm

Snakes, fish, birds and many insect species must be the most stunningly coloured animals in the world.
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Postby BushSnake » Sun Mar 16, 2008 10:11 pm

Incredible photos! An insect's eyes must be one of the most fascinating things in this world.
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Postby rubida » Wed Mar 19, 2008 7:40 pm

Not that good...the wind did not help me much!

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Postby MacroLover » Sun Mar 30, 2008 8:50 am

These are terrific shots. If they were taken while "fooling around", I would like to see some when you are "serious". I don't think they could get any better, could they?
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Postby drummer » Sun Mar 30, 2008 12:05 pm

105mm wins everytime.... i need one really really badly. It is just the perfect lense for most applications that i would need. haha you got quite close to the dropwing critter..! haha i tried once but gave up when i scared it away instantly
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Postby Sean » Thu Apr 03, 2008 3:32 pm

Very cool shots :)
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