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  • Moo Cows on Sticks. A study at f4.

    After reading Steve-T's blog about refuges on the site I thought I'd share some photos I grabbed in Corfe whilst deliberating about whether to stuff my face with a clotted cream scone. The scone won:) Lovely it was too. There is an archway into a ...


    15 May 2011 3:33PM | Read


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  • Comparisons and Working Distances.

    Following on from my previous blog I thought I'd put side by side comparisons of the different set ups that produced similar sizes of the subject in the photograph. This shows the difference in working distance that can be achieved which can be usefu...


    2 May 2011 7:42AM | Read


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  • Using a 70-200mm lens for close-up photography.

    This is a quick test to see if a Canon 70-200mm f4 L IS lens with a closest focus of approximately 1200mm is a good lens for butterfly and close-up photography. The idea was to see how close the focus was using combinations of extension tubes and...


    1 May 2011 9:57PM | Read


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