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by Yousef Alhabshi
Fri Nov 15, 2013 3:08 pm
Forum: Equipment Discussions
Topic: Olympus OM-D E-M1
Replies: 16
Views: 4575

jazzper wrote:Maybe I am misunderstanding something here! I use a cheap chinese remote control cable with my OM-D - nothing complicated in that!?!
Is it connected & functioning with the stackshot?
by Yousef Alhabshi
Thu Nov 14, 2013 5:05 am
Forum: Equipment Exchange
Topic: FS: Canon, El-Nikkor, Gnome, JML, and Otamat lenses SOLD!
Replies: 5
Views: 2069

Excellent set with unbeatable price.. congratz for the buyer :)
by Yousef Alhabshi
Tue Nov 12, 2013 11:02 pm
Forum: Equipment Discussions
Topic: Olympus OM-D E-M1
Replies: 16
Views: 4575

Hmmm.. & to think I was planning to get one!! :?

I somehow forgot about the connection with the OMD.. good thing I came across this post!
by Yousef Alhabshi
Tue Nov 12, 2013 10:58 pm
Forum: Technical and Studio Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Yee-haa ladybug! (Said the hitchhiker from hell)
Replies: 5
Views: 3770

Agree with Abpho.. the result is excellent & done perfectly. :shock:
by Yousef Alhabshi
Sun Sep 08, 2013 11:48 am
Forum: Equipment Exchange
Topic: TB: Looking for Newport 423 Precision Linear
Replies: 2
Views: 906

Hi Javier,

I got a recommendation for this model. I'm open minded as well for any other suggestions where it would meet my requirements in term of price, weight, travel distance & brand.

Thank you
by Yousef Alhabshi
Sun Sep 08, 2013 2:52 am
Forum: Equipment Exchange
Topic: TB: Looking for Newport 423 Precision Linear
Replies: 2
Views: 906

TB: Looking for Newport 423 Precision Linear

Hi,

I'm looking for Newport 423 Precision Linear.. wouldn't mind if it does come with a micrometer as I cannot find it on Ebay...

So, whoever is welling to sell his/her please contact me...

Cheers,

Yousef
by Yousef Alhabshi
Wed Aug 28, 2013 10:44 pm
Forum: Equipment Discussions
Topic: Which Nikon DSLR
Replies: 2
Views: 955

As for DX bodies, I would suggest either D7000 -check my works as all of them been taken with it- or the new successor D7100 which I believe it will provides much better results since it's Anti-Alising filter free. For FX bodies, you can either go with the D800 to get the best quality out there.. or...
by Yousef Alhabshi
Mon Jul 01, 2013 2:39 pm
Forum: Technical and Studio Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Half Ant Portrait
Replies: 12
Views: 2310

Very nice image.. both clarity & lighting at their best :)
by Yousef Alhabshi
Sun Jun 30, 2013 9:46 pm
Forum: Technical and Studio Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: A mixed bag, hoverfly, wasp eye and doli fly (I think)
Replies: 19
Views: 5318

daemonoropsis: love your shots buddy :)
I like the most the 2nd & the 3rd works... well done
by Yousef Alhabshi
Sat Jun 29, 2013 10:33 pm
Forum: Technical and Studio Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Stacks Collection 5 (Louse Fly, Ladybug Emerald Wasp)
Replies: 11
Views: 2014

About your stacking, I am curious if you practice 'slabbing' when you stack or not. I know several other people here use the technique frequently. Thank you :) I haven't use the partial stacking or the slabbing in any of my works yet. I think i'm a bit lazy to go through the XML file :roll: But sti...
by Yousef Alhabshi
Sat Jun 29, 2013 10:06 pm
Forum: Technical and Studio Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Doli eyes, retouched version
Replies: 5
Views: 1296

daemonoropsis: Thanks buddy for pointing me into that post.. I don't know how come I missed it! :shock:
by Yousef Alhabshi
Sat Jun 29, 2013 10:05 am
Forum: Technical and Studio Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Doli eyes, retouched version
Replies: 5
Views: 1296

Lovely & clean result here.. well done :)

It looks that this Bugslabber is working perfectly.. Can't wait to see the PC version :D
Well done with the script Bill.. Great effort

& of course, big thanks goes for Rik for his great ZS.
by Yousef Alhabshi
Sat Jun 29, 2013 9:58 am
Forum: Technical and Studio Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Stacks Collection 5 (Louse Fly, Ladybug Emerald Wasp)
Replies: 11
Views: 2014

Thank you guys.. your kind inputs & support means a lot to me :) @Bill There is nothing much to do except once my object has a lot of hairs to deal with. I'm using Photoshop for editing & my main tools are the brush, dodge & burn, healing brush, built-in sharpening filter, Saturation & leveling. In ...
by Yousef Alhabshi
Fri Jun 28, 2013 4:17 pm
Forum: Technical and Studio Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Stacks Collection 5 (Louse Fly, Ladybug Emerald Wasp)
Replies: 11
Views: 2014

Stacks Collection 5 (Louse Fly, Ladybug Emerald Wasp)

Hi, Posting some new stack samples :) Hippoboscidae - Louse fly/Keds http://farm4.staticflickr.com/3725/9053070582_a90f5de638_c.jpg Hippoboscidae - Louse fly/Keds by Yousef Al-Habshi , on Flickr Camera : Nikon D7000 Objective : Mitu10X Long legged fly http://farm3.staticflickr.com/2805/8972826657_fd...
by Yousef Alhabshi
Fri Jun 28, 2013 3:26 pm
Forum: Technical and Studio Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Wild rose buds. Aphids on grass blade.
Replies: 7
Views: 2623

Amazing results.. the lighting is perfect as always :)