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by Yawns
Sun May 08, 2016 6:39 pm
Forum: Nature Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: cheap enlarger lens
Replies: 0
Views: 249

cheap enlarger lens

A cheap enlarger lens reversed.. Schneider Kreuznach Componar C 50mm f/2.8 (costed like 25€) ? Bought this lens for fun, curiosity and the very low price, and the results are not all that bad.,...got also a small and cheap Meike flash to use with this second camera. Today I finished the diffuser aft...
by Yawns
Sun May 08, 2016 6:20 pm
Forum: Nature Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: A bit of fun with an enlarger lens
Replies: 0
Views: 270

A bit of fun with an enlarger lens

A cheap enlarger lens reversed.. Schneider Kreuznach Componar C 50mm f/2.8 (costed like 25€) ?Bought this lens for fun, curiosity, and the very low price, and the results are not all that bad., so I started to think it wouldn't be a bad idea to have a cheap portable kit that could go with me everywh...
by Yawns
Thu Apr 14, 2016 11:26 am
Forum: Nature Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Xanthogramma dives
Replies: 3
Views: 922

Thank you both Troels and Leonard...
I was very lucky.. the little guy was still for about 10 minutes (he was cleaning himslef most of the time) and allowed me to do many shots ..
by Yawns
Thu Apr 14, 2016 11:21 am
Forum: Nature Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Panorpa meridionalis
Replies: 4
Views: 1221

Thank you Troels... yes my first temptation was to think... "bugger.. it's a female", but then I counted my blesses because I never saw one before and I'm 52years old :)
by Yawns
Wed Apr 13, 2016 3:38 pm
Forum: Nature Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Panorpa meridionalis
Replies: 4
Views: 1221

Panorpa meridionalis

at last I saw one of those, ....

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by Yawns
Sun Apr 03, 2016 3:04 pm
Forum: Nature Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Xanthogramma dives
Replies: 3
Views: 922

Xanthogramma dives

Nikon D7000 - 36mm tube - Tokina AT 100mm

stack of 3 shots taken handheld.

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by Yawns
Sat Mar 19, 2016 5:04 am
Forum: Nature Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Hello.. first post here.
Replies: 1
Views: 936

Hello.. first post here.

Hello.. My first post here. It's about one year now I'm learning macrophotography.. all I know I learned from Internet and doing a lot of practice (almost daily) Usually I use an APSC Nikon D7000 and 4 lenses.. a Nikkor AF-S 40mm, a Nikor AF 60mm, a Tokina 100mm and a Tamron 180mm, and extension rin...