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footloose 11 1 England
26 Jul 2012 9:26AM
Forget the name! top image mate,well done.
Dennis
KarenFB Plus
15 5.8k 183 England
26 Jul 2012 9:30AM
Having only black and shades of green makes this image for me - brilliant!!
Graham_P 15 1 19 United Kingdom
26 Jul 2012 9:37AM
A nice first attempt Paul,
You will find you need to keep the subject on the same focal plane as the camera and use quite small apertures at close distance.
On this image at f8 the body is in focus but the front leg is already soft, f14 would probably have produced a better image,

Hope that helps, Wink

Graham.
Metro6R4 11 3 1 United Kingdom
26 Jul 2012 9:46AM
Many thanks all for your kind comments,

Graham top tips please keep them coming & please keep an eye on my others I will be putting on.
Ayoob 10 Australia
26 Jul 2012 10:07AM
Well spotted and beautifully captured -brilliant clarity and lovely detailed image......GrinGrinGrin
Tibetan 9 3 England
26 Jul 2012 10:16AM
Nice one well presented like it,regards Leon.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
achieverswales 11 8 101 Wales
26 Jul 2012 12:09PM
Like the simplicity Paul and very good advice from Graham, the only problem you then have is slow shutter speed, macro photography is hard mate!

Regards

Trev.
NDODS 11 5.2k 127 United Kingdom
26 Jul 2012 4:16PM
An extremely beautiful and well captured macro photograph, so full of colour and exquisite detail throughout.

Regards Nathan
pluckyfilly 15 351 33 United Kingdom
26 Jul 2012 4:37PM

Quote:A nice first attempt Paul,
You will find you need to keep the subject on the same focal plane as the camera

Graham.


Can somebody please explain that comment to me?

Great picture Paul I want to go more macro and probably need the same help as your good self
Metro6R4 11 3 1 United Kingdom
26 Jul 2012 4:52PM
Hi Ann

He means the camera & lens need to be on the same focal plane as the subject. Keeping it all level to give more depth of field. See I was listening............ lol....... I think..........
pluckyfilly 15 351 33 United Kingdom
26 Jul 2012 5:23PM

Quote:Hi Ann

He means the camera & lens need to be on the same focal plane as the subject. Keeping it all level to give more depth of field. See I was listening............ lol....... I think..........

Not sure I get it now Paul, perhaps the meaning of the statement is to get down low - I guess that would be it! Why don't photographers speak in EnglishWink thanks
mikepearce 13 3 1 United Kingdom
26 Jul 2012 9:25PM
Stunning macro with amazing dof
Mike
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tonyng Plus
11 11 3 United Kingdom
27 Jul 2012 7:30PM
This is neat! Lovely details where it matters and well complimented by the great dof and bg colour.

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