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by dunksargent
Mon Jul 08, 2019 9:45 am
Forum: Nature Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Further Nikon 1 J5 close-up experiment
Replies: 9
Views: 3036

Thank you Troels

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by dunksargent
Sun Jul 07, 2019 3:31 pm
Forum: Nature Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Further Nikon 1 J5 close-up experiment
Replies: 9
Views: 3036

Dunk, for some unknown reason your previous post was showing a broken image icon, trying to reference http://www.photomacrography.net/forum/userpix/1044_MaleLestessponsa_2.jpg which was not found on our server. I edited the reference to be ..._1.jpg , which would be the first file by that name to b...
by dunksargent
Sun Jul 07, 2019 2:48 am
Forum: Nature Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Further Nikon 1 J5 close-up experiment
Replies: 9
Views: 3036

Another J5 c/u experiment at Swaddywell Nature Reserve on July 4 http://www.photomacrography.net/forum/userpix/1044_MaleLestessponsa_1.jpg Male Lestes sponsa (Emerald damselfly) Nikon 1 J5, Nikon 1 30-110mm f3.8/5.6 at 97.2mm (262mm FF equiv); third party 16mm auto extension tube; handheld 1/200sec ...
by dunksargent
Sun Apr 14, 2019 9:43 am
Forum: Nature Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Bee
Replies: 3
Views: 1510

Good composition with resultant pleasing dynamics

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by dunksargent
Sun Apr 14, 2019 9:18 am
Forum: Nature Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Further Nikon 1 J5 close-up experiment
Replies: 9
Views: 3036

Mark, The rig used is fairly stable when pivoted on just two tripod legs … and with my own legs and arms added there are six supports acting together. Some movement is seen in the finder but the camera/lens' image stabilisation seems to counteract any vibrations. The following five images, with lens...
by dunksargent
Fri Apr 12, 2019 4:08 am
Forum: Nature Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Further Nikon 1 J5 close-up experiment
Replies: 9
Views: 3036

Further Nikon 1 J5 close-up experiment

Following on from the bank vole photography experiment http://www.photomacrography.net/forum/viewtopic.php?t=39333 The Nikon 1 J5 fitted with the Nikkor 1 70-300 VR plus a 99mm length of extension tubes was used yesterday for insect photography at the Langdyke Trust's Swaddywell Reserve near Peterbo...
by dunksargent
Fri Apr 12, 2019 1:19 am
Forum: Nature Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Scorpionfly scavenging a meal
Replies: 4
Views: 2727

Very interesting; thank you for the story!

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by dunksargent
Sun Mar 24, 2019 10:09 am
Forum: Nature Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Bank vole
Replies: 6
Views: 2135

You have a very peculiar setup, but if it works, go ahead. I'm fascinated by the trolley. I assume it's for fishing. Sometimes when I go out for 6-8 hours in the summer, with temperatures of 30-35ºC and I take two setups, one for small insects and another for butterflies and damsels I get to take 1...
by dunksargent
Sun Mar 24, 2019 8:21 am
Forum: Nature Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Bank vole
Replies: 6
Views: 2135

Bank vole

Currently studying and photographing bank voles at Langdyke Countryside Trust's, Swaddywell Reserve, Peterborough UK. Difficult subjects because they move so fast but they can be enticed to sit and feed for a few seconds using scattered birdseed … whence they dart to and from their 'undercover' habi...
by dunksargent
Tue Dec 11, 2018 6:20 am
Forum: Equipment Exchange
Topic: Nikon U20 objective
Replies: 0
Views: 2249

Nikon U20 objective

Scarce Nikon U20 objective for sale

http://www.usedmicroscopes.co.uk/objectives.html

http://www.photomacrography.net/forum/v ... sc&start=0

Maybe of interest to someone ?

I have no connection to the dealer

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by dunksargent
Mon Oct 22, 2018 8:12 am
Forum: Nature Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: The Insects - The Tiny World
Replies: 18
Views: 8798

santiago wrote:Beautiful pics, "Fingerprint Ant and pupa" is an amazing capture with that mite on the pupa!
Superb image … and congratulations ref Administrators Appreciation Award

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by dunksargent
Wed Aug 01, 2018 3:13 am
Forum: Nature Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Hunting Tiger Beetle
Replies: 9
Views: 2579

Excellent image … did it require stacking?

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by dunksargent
Wed Aug 01, 2018 2:26 am
Forum: Nature Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Nyungwe national park: Rwanda Part II
Replies: 5
Views: 2142

Re: Nyungwe national park: Rwanda Part II

Superb Spittle Bug image

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by dunksargent
Sun Jul 22, 2018 4:03 pm
Forum: Nature Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Female Emperor Dragonfly
Replies: 6
Views: 3459

Same Female Emperor Dragonfly ovipositing

Image

Leica SL 601 Novoflex 600mm f8 Noflexar, plus stacked Leitz APO R 1.4x and 2x extenders (effective 1680mm f22); magnification on sensor approx. 0.5 … specimen is approx 80mm in length.

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