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Shining Armor

Shining Armor
Photo Information
Copyright: Leo Baquerfo (shakerz) Silver Note Writer [C: 5 W: 0 N: 230] (1127)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2008-11-08
Categories: Insects
Camera: Canon EOS 20D, Tamron SP AF180mm F/3.5 DI MACRO 1:1
Exposure: f/16
Details: Tripod: Yes
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2008-11-10 21:54
Viewed: 4417
Points: 6
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
exoskeleton of nymph dragonfly... taken with 6 pictures of different focusing point and stacked the images together using Combine ZM software.

Explaination on stacking technique.

Camera Set-up:
20D, tamron 180 + Raynox 250 close-up lens, various shutter speed, f16, ISO400, no flash, tripod mounted.

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An impressive macro of this dragonfly nymph shell Leo.
You've done a great job of getting good DOF with these 6 different exposures.
The link you've provided is very useful to me too as I want to learn this technique to use with my Raynox macro lens.
Excellent work and thanks.

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  • Metin Silver Star Critiquer [C: 25 W: 0 N: 16] (176)
  • [2008-11-11 4:20]

Hi Leo
very good capture ...different colors with eyes in TN

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  • eliz Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 167 W: 20 N: 271] (1537)
  • [2008-11-12 22:54]

i`m happy that you start posting again. your macro work it's a 'treasure'.

this picture is not perfect but it shows you details never seen before (at least by my eyes).


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