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by PaulStickley
Mon Feb 26, 2024 9:05 am
Forum: Nature Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Some insects. Some flying. Some not flying.
Replies: 0
Views: 59

Some insects. Some flying. Some not flying.

Some old ones. Spring is around the corner. https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/52701733387_b2dee68153_c.jpg https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/52702742098_06313ffbdb_c.jpg https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/52652106686_f9225213ab_c.jpg https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/52561114225_3a7945fa96_c....
by PaulStickley
Fri Feb 09, 2024 8:13 am
Forum: Macro and Micro Technique and Technical Discussions
Topic: Studio flashes with short duration -- how to figure out duration and suitability, when looking for an affordable strobe?
Replies: 25
Views: 794

Re: Studio flashes with short duration -- how to figure out duration and suitability, when looking for an affordable str

I am not shooting at high magnification, usually only around 0.5:1 or even less. I did want a high power flash with a short flash duration and ended up with an AD200 mounted on a cage. I do not walk far from my door so weight is not much of a concern. The flash extension cable would maybe help with ...
by PaulStickley
Fri Feb 02, 2024 4:02 am
Forum: Nature Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Bumblebees in flight
Replies: 9
Views: 1867

Re: Bumblebees in flight

Very nice thanks for sharing. I looked up the tech details, below, to save others a click: Sony ILCE-7RM3 FE 90mm F2.8 Macro G OSS ƒ/11.0 90.0 mm 1/250 ISO:100 I have to assume flash. Best, Robert Yes, I use flash. You can see a detailed description of how I photograph insects here if it is of inte...
by PaulStickley
Fri Jan 05, 2024 4:47 am
Forum: Nature Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: first post
Replies: 8
Views: 818

Re: first post

Great shots. I like the Hoverfly the most.
by PaulStickley
Thu Dec 28, 2023 2:45 am
Forum: Nature Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Critters of the night!
Replies: 8
Views: 819

Re: Critters of the night!

Great shots.
by PaulStickley
Thu Dec 28, 2023 2:44 am
Forum: Nature Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Our smallest dragonfly
Replies: 9
Views: 850

Re: Our smallest dragonfly

Nice shot. it shows the insect size very well and the detail in the wings is great.
by PaulStickley
Thu Dec 28, 2023 2:33 am
Forum: Nature Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Some insects.
Replies: 2
Views: 599

Some insects.

Having discovered how to link to Flickr, here are a few insect shots. https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/52702511264_52e0c4964e_b.jpg DSC03732-dng_DxO_DeepPRIME by Paul Stickley , on Flickr https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/52684124411_f7b5954317_b.jpg DSC05354-dng_DxO_DeepPRIME by Paul Stickley ...
by PaulStickley
Thu Dec 28, 2023 2:25 am
Forum: Nature Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Bumblebees in flight
Replies: 9
Views: 1867

Re: Bumblebees in flight

MarkSturtevant wrote:
Wed Dec 27, 2023 11:06 pm
Welcome to the group! And, yes ... wow those are good! Please keep them coming.
Thanks mark. I'll try a link to Flickr for this one.

ImageDSC01022-dng_DxO_DeepPRIME-Edit by Paul Stickley, on Flickr
by PaulStickley
Sat Dec 23, 2023 12:00 am
Forum: Nature Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Bumblebees in flight
Replies: 9
Views: 1867

Re: Bumblebees in flight

Thanks for the comments everyone.
by PaulStickley
Fri Dec 22, 2023 10:15 am
Forum: Nature Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Bumblebees in flight
Replies: 9
Views: 1867

Bumblebees in flight

Hi. I joined today although I have been viewing the forum for a while now. I'll try and upload a couple of images and see how it goes. :D
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