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by Troels
Tue Jul 30, 2019 10:28 am
Forum: Nature Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Europe's largest water insect Ranatra linearis
Replies: 2
Views: 1416

What a pleasure to meet that strange fellow again. Luckily you were at the right place at the right time. I believe is is rare to see them out of water. When I studied fresh water biology I had a pond aquarium and happened to get some juvenile Ranatra by accident. I had much fun watching them (well ...
by Troels
Mon Jul 29, 2019 12:39 pm
Forum: Technical and Studio Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Mixite
Replies: 9
Views: 2136

Iconoclastica: grgh wrote: any one else have trouble with some stereos and not others? I can't see this one. Actually, I can do very few. Often when I can see depth in a pair, the other pairs of the same maker work for me too. Also noticed that on a tablet screen it is less difficult than on the co...
by Troels
Thu Jul 25, 2019 11:23 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum and Community Announcements
Topic: Martin Dohrn's filming of invertebrates
Replies: 3
Views: 1330

Mark, As a young entomologist I read somewhere about The Hellström Chronicles. But I was unable to be at the right place to see it. Then suddenly some years later (perhaps 40 year ago?) I discovered the name in a program for a science fiction movie festival in Copenhagen! I went for it and was compl...
by Troels
Fri Jul 12, 2019 2:06 pm
Forum: Equipment Discussions
Topic: Godox V1 For Focus Stacking
Replies: 16
Views: 2282

If you make a stereostack of a partially transparent object (not too far from the background), you get a fantastic effect!
by Troels
Mon Jul 08, 2019 9:27 am
Forum: Technical and Studio Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Dragonfly's wing
Replies: 8
Views: 1725

Very beautiful pictures of the wing of the Banded Agrion = Calopteryx splendens. (- Unless you got this from another part of the world)
by Troels
Mon Jul 08, 2019 9:13 am
Forum: Nature Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Further Nikon 1 J5 close-up experiment
Replies: 9
Views: 3033

I like the damselfly picture very much.
Nice colors and environment.
by Troels
Wed Jul 03, 2019 12:30 pm
Forum: Nature Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Insects in flight, Lacewing
Replies: 24
Views: 4935

Amazing pictures.
by Troels
Sun Jun 23, 2019 11:51 am
Forum: Technical and Studio Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Eyes of the robber fly by CANON & MITTY & ML
Replies: 3
Views: 1054

Simply amazing!
by Troels
Sat Jun 22, 2019 8:03 am
Forum: Nature Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Jaws of Death
Replies: 6
Views: 1687

Very nice.
They are obviously difficult to shoot because they are always burrowed in the sand with only the jaws visible, if anything.
This must have been digged out. Does it play dead since you were able to do a bracketing sequence?
by Troels
Sat Jun 22, 2019 7:58 am
Forum: Nature Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Colors
Replies: 3
Views: 1359

Very nice catch!
by Troels
Sun Jun 16, 2019 11:07 am
Forum: Equipment Discussions
Topic: "Upgrading" a twin flash.
Replies: 3
Views: 1443

Antonio,
I have spent (wasted?) much time searching for hardware pieces to accomplish just this.
Thanks for sharing.
by Troels
Sun Jun 16, 2019 10:26 am
Forum: Nature Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Lesser Stag Beetle
Replies: 4
Views: 1454

Nice work
by Troels
Thu Jun 06, 2019 12:40 pm
Forum: Nature Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Longhorn bees and Bombyliidae on Cichorium
Replies: 8
Views: 2054

Excellent pictures!
by Troels
Sun Jun 02, 2019 8:48 am
Forum: Nature Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: We interrupt this cool caterpillar...
Replies: 1
Views: 1084

Spectacular and interesting!
by Troels
Mon May 27, 2019 11:45 am
Forum: Nature Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Invasion of the body snatchers.
Replies: 3
Views: 1492

Interesting pictures and excellent light.