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A 30 image stack of a housefly at x2 magnification, fly was euthanised before shooting....

Hedgehog/Fox Update
Very very quiet last night, with virtually no activity at all, I think this was down to the awful weather we had last night. However we did get visit of both species around about 02:00, but of special note was the fact that both the Dog Fox and the Vixen were in the garden at the same time for a very brief few moments. Hopefully things will improve tonight. I've also moved the cameras covering the bird tables during the day and it now gives a much better view. The place to go as always is Ade's Hedgehog and Garden Wildlife Cams

Many thanks for all the kind comments on yesterdays upload, as always, regards to everyone.......Ade

Camera:Canon EOS 50D
Lens:Canon MPE 65mm 1-5x macro
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Title:Housefly
Username:Ade_Osman Ade_Osman
Uploaded:17 Nov 2012 - 10:17 AM
Tags:Close-up / macro, Digitally manipulated, Flash / lighting, General, Insects, Wildlife / nature. housefly
Votes:56
Voters:Kayleigh · Philip_H · Arty · SlowSong · gary_d · RonnieAG · johnjones · senn · NaturesHaven · Alan_Baseley · arhb · Glostopcat · CarolG · achieverswales · Norfolkboy · Briwooly · WhiteRose1 · EMJAYCEE · AnnChown · Misty56 · Daisymaye · Maiwand · Brian65 · jennialexander · Paintman · fentiger · annettep38 · carper123 · Niknut · johnjo58 · zapar40 · POD · MossyOak · Richsr · saltireblue · Lillian · KarenFB · pluckyfilly · tomcat · pamelajean · snapbandit · jasonrwl · Mrsbass · mooreish · 213hardy · Metro6R4 · Hop-A-Long · jaktis · mohikan22 · WindowonWildlife · JackAllTog · Greyheron · accipiter · bunbeam · PhillipMinnis · cmg2000 ·
Views:198
Unique Views:84

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SlowSong
SlowSong Plus Member 65132 forum postsSlowSong vcard England29 Constructive Critique Points
17 Nov 2012 - 10:31 AM

A most excellent image. So detailed and clear. I so admire your patience and mastery of this, to me, mysterious world of stacking. Smile
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gary_d
gary_d Plus Member 7576 forum postsgary_d vcard Wales13 Constructive Critique Points
17 Nov 2012 - 10:39 AM

Your patience and skill in this art as no bounds Ade, this is impressive. - gary

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RonnieAG
RonnieAG Plus Member 5152 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland116 Constructive Critique Points
17 Nov 2012 - 10:47 AM

Another impressive result from your stacking method, Ade.
Ronnie.

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johnjones
johnjones  5 England
17 Nov 2012 - 10:48 AM

Now that is a macro shot excellent detail top shot.
jj

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MacroMeister
17 Nov 2012 - 10:52 AM

Gosh! 30 stacks. I'm lucky if I use eight for a flower shot. Very well done, with great detail. Good lens that!

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Ade_Osman
Ade_Osman Plus Member 124521 forum postsAde_Osman vcard England36 Constructive Critique Points
17 Nov 2012 - 10:56 AM


Quote: Gosh! 30 stacks. I'm lucky if I use eight for a flower shot. Very well done, with great detail. Good lens that!

That's a small one, I have been know to shoot over a 100 in some of my moth images.....Tongue

Ade

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Glostopcat
Glostopcat Plus Member 9251 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
17 Nov 2012 - 11:02 AM

Astounding detail in this impressive piece of macrowork Ade, this fella won't win any prizes in a beauty contest!Wink

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CarolG
CarolG Plus Member 8185 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece18 Constructive Critique Points
17 Nov 2012 - 11:20 AM

You can have any number of house-flies you want, Ade, I've been swatting them all morningGrin A fantastic image, of course, goes without saying Wink Carol

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achieverswales
17 Nov 2012 - 11:49 AM

Nearly fell off the chair when I saw this Ade! I thought it was the Mother in Law back to haunt me. you have some patience my friend this is awesome.


Regards

Trev.

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Norfolkboy
17 Nov 2012 - 11:55 AM

Absolutely super macro, Ade.
Colin

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Briwooly
Briwooly  9452 forum posts England5 Constructive Critique Points
17 Nov 2012 - 12:16 PM


Quote: A 30 image stack of a housefly at x2 magnification, fly was euthanised before shooting....

we swat ours not much good for this quality of micro shot Tongue Grin

Brian.........................

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WhiteRose1
WhiteRose1 Plus Member 51357 forum postsWhiteRose1 vcard England145 Constructive Critique Points
17 Nov 2012 - 12:38 PM

If you squashed it you wouldn't need a 30 image stack, Ade!! Grin

Dave

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EMJAYCEE
EMJAYCEE Plus Member 6EMJAYCEE vcard England10 Constructive Critique Points
17 Nov 2012 - 12:43 PM

Evil looking critter but wonderfulwork by you.
Joan.

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AnnChown
AnnChown Plus Member 5195 forum postsAnnChown vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
17 Nov 2012 - 1:22 PM

Extraordinary quality Ade - excellent and exacting work. I'm in awe! Smile
Ann

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Misty56
Misty56  7 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
17 Nov 2012 - 1:48 PM

What detail, as wonderful close up

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Daisymaye
Daisymaye Plus Member 6Daisymaye vcard Canada9 Constructive Critique Points
17 Nov 2012 - 1:50 PM

Excellent detail of this horrible looking creature.......Sandy

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Maiwand
Maiwand Plus Member 8Maiwand vcard England71 Constructive Critique Points
17 Nov 2012 - 2:32 PM

Fabulous detail in this Ade. You really have made this technique all your own.Stunning.
Ron

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Brian65
Brian65 Plus Member 6Brian65 vcard United Kingdom
17 Nov 2012 - 3:24 PM

Top notch image Ade, Great work.
Brian

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annettep38
annettep38 Plus Member 4191 forum postsannettep38 vcard France33 Constructive Critique Points
17 Nov 2012 - 5:05 PM

blooming amazing!!
Just imagine what will cling to all those bristles!

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carper123
carper123 Plus Member 3329 forum postscarper123 vcard United Kingdom8 Constructive Critique Points
17 Nov 2012 - 5:25 PM

Awesome detail, Ade, amazing close up images that never fail to impress.
Well done my friend.
Darryl. Smile

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johnjo58
johnjo58  4 United Kingdom5 Constructive Critique Points
17 Nov 2012 - 5:28 PM

This is sensational work Ade, every things a macro should have.
David

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zapar40
zapar40  566 forum posts Wales5 Constructive Critique Points
17 Nov 2012 - 5:34 PM

superb work Ade, amazing detail.
ant.

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MossyOak
MossyOak  3 England15 Constructive Critique Points
17 Nov 2012 - 6:45 PM

Sounds politer than killed Ade.
Goes against my ethics but still superb work and detail
Richard

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Richsr
Richsr Plus Member 890 forum postsRichsr vcard England215 Constructive Critique Points
17 Nov 2012 - 7:18 PM

Good fine details in this Ade,
Regards Richard

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saltireblue
saltireblue Site Moderator 54867 forum postssaltireblue vcard Norway27 Constructive Critique Points
17 Nov 2012 - 7:58 PM

All respect for your expertise and patience, Mr. O.
I am impressed.

Malc

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Lillian
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17 Nov 2012 - 8:20 PM

That Ade, is a very impressive shot...shots!
Lillian

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pluckyfilly
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17 Nov 2012 - 8:55 PM


Quote: Sounds politer than killed Ade.
Goes against my ethics but still superb work and detail
Richard

I think Ade was referring to a photo shoot but I could be wrong - great work Ade not my cuppa T but after
all it is wildlifeWink

Last Modified By pluckyfilly at 17 Nov 2012 - 8:56 PM

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tomcat Plus Member 96360 forum poststomcat vcard United Kingdom15 Constructive Critique Points
17 Nov 2012 - 9:03 PM

Hey up Ade

See you are still messing about with last year's X-mas prezzieTongue

Did you see Ed's sister on the Attenborough programme last week?


Adrian

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Snapitt
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17 Nov 2012 - 10:19 PM

Fantastic shot Ade. The detail is amazing.

Jane

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snapbandit  112209 forum posts Northern Ireland3 Constructive Critique Points
17 Nov 2012 - 11:31 PM

Simply Awesome!!

Joe B

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jasonrwl
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18 Nov 2012 - 6:46 AM

Brilliant work Ade

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Hop-A-Long
18 Nov 2012 - 11:43 AM

Fantastic macro work with amazing detail.

Andy

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Ade_Osman
Ade_Osman Plus Member 124521 forum postsAde_Osman vcard England36 Constructive Critique Points
18 Nov 2012 - 2:52 PM

Wow.....Cheers guys, wasn't expecting that kind of response......

And special thanks for the awards, means even more because they're from togs whose work I respect and aspire too....:

Ade GrinGrinGrin

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WindowonWildlife

Now that's just Fugly mate Tongue STUNNING detail and well rewarded for all the hard work Wink

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bunbeam
bunbeam  9 United Kingdom
20 Nov 2012 - 8:24 PM

yuk Smile
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