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Four or five photographers were crowding around these two crickets over the weekend, all pointing macro-lenses at them. They laughed when I started putting extension tubes on from 15 feet away! Wink

ISO400,
1/400sec
750mm
f/8
20mm extension
NX and CS2
Benby Gimbal Head on Benro Tripod.

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Camera:Nikon D300 Check out Nikon Nation!
Lens:300-800mm f/5.5 Sigmonster
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Title:They laughed....
Username:IanA IanA
Uploaded:28 Jul 2008 - 8:58 PM
Tags:Cricket, Extension, Green, Lens, Long, Tubes, Wildlife / nature
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Buffalo_Tom
Buffalo_Tom e2 Member 72322 forum postsBuffalo_Tom vcard Wales9 Constructive Critique Points
28 Jul 2008 - 9:03 PM

Last laugh on them,excellent image and detail Ian.
Tom.

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banehawi
banehawi Critique Team 9706 forum postsbanehawi vcard Canada2668 Constructive Critique Points
28 Jul 2008 - 9:03 PM

Well shot, - nice image.


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ringyneck
ringyneck  7293 forum posts United Kingdom18 Constructive Critique Points
28 Jul 2008 - 9:08 PM

The detail on this is stupendous.

keith

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francisg
francisg  10703 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
28 Jul 2008 - 9:25 PM

They say "He who laughs last, laughs longest" and this has proved it. An excelent macro shot.

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chase
chase Critique Team 81104 forum postschase vcard England231 Constructive Critique Points
28 Jul 2008 - 9:53 PM


Quote: They laughed when I started putting extension tubes on from 15 feet away!

I reckon you will be laughing last Ian...lovely capture,stunning dof & detail.

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Christopher_Malpas

Great capture

Christopher

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IanA
IanA  103048 forum posts England12 Constructive Critique Points
28 Jul 2008 - 10:02 PM

Thanks folks. Your comments are appreciated. Smile

Ian

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User_Removed
28 Jul 2008 - 11:06 PM

stunning shot Ian, superb detail

rgds
Dave

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dawnmichelle
dawnmichelle e2 Member 6dawnmichelle vcard United States
29 Jul 2008 - 4:17 AM

well you showed them who got the last laugh...it is awesome

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headskiesfly
headskiesfly e2 Member 10headskiesfly vcard Austria
29 Jul 2008 - 12:46 PM

He who laughs last, laughs longest! A real cracking shot Ian, excellent detail
Ricardo

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hattrick
hattrick  9 United Kingdom
29 Jul 2008 - 4:17 PM

Real magic Ian. Outstanding detail. Just love it. Bet there is a run on extesion tubes now!!!

Geoff

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adderman
adderman  81 Constructive Critique Points
31 Jul 2008 - 6:44 PM

Not laughing at the set-up but at the photographer I expect...! LOL!

Brett ;o)

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nikonf4s
nikonf4s  8 United Kingdom
31 Jul 2008 - 7:02 PM

No No Ian, we were laughing at you, your flies were undone!
I knew there was a good reason we were all using macro

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IanA
IanA  103048 forum posts England12 Constructive Critique Points
31 Jul 2008 - 7:21 PM

Too late Tony! And I've got pictures of where your Macro lenses were pointing!! lol Wink

Ian

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Patricia Fenn
8 Aug 2008 - 5:39 PM


Quote: No No Ian, we were laughing at you, your flies were undone!
I knew there was a good reason we were all using macro

Well it's good you didn't feel the need to use a zoom Smile


Cracking image Ian...and the grasshoppers aren't bad either!

tee-hee!

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