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A WONDERFUL COMBINATION

By hobbo
This morning, I made a wonderful discovery, one that I will use again with the right subject in front of me.

I experimented by attaching a single extension ring to my vintage....MINOLTA ROKKOR - PG film camera lens, then fitting the combination on to my Panasonic LUMIX GX8 M4/3 camera.

Yes! Focus is tricky, especially with the Linís wide open, but I soon discovered the happy medium to capture a series of beautifully soft, delicate captures of flowers in our garden....each time, forming the composition...in-camera...so no cropping, just the minimum processing required for RAW files.

I am mightily pleased with the result.....more experimenting will follow.

I include other frames shot at the same time.

Hobbo

Tags: Extension tubes Flowers and plants Art photography VINTAGE LENSES

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7 May 2019 9:44PM
Beautiful

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Chinga Plus
8 3 1 United Kingdom
8 May 2019 12:30AM
How very beautiful....
Good work !! Isabel GrinGrin
8 May 2019 8:41AM
excellent result of your little experiment
saltireblue Plus
9 9.8k 36 Norway
8 May 2019 3:40PM
How fun to have found something new to experiment with! And the joy when it works so well!
exposure Plus
15 6.0k England
9 May 2019 3:07PM
A lovely set of floral images...Hobbo
Pauline.

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