[img]insectoids (2 of 14) by mike mountain, on Flickr
[img]insectoids (13 of 14) by mike mountain, on Flickr
Not so cute...
I see a lot of Macro pictures on insects covered in dew - the cynic inside me thinks this is a by product of using low temperatures to slow down...
Paucity of bugs in the garden - even the hovers have b'ggrd off.
But I was quite pleased with this shot:
[img]Fly by mike mountain, on Flickr...
Testing a sensor clean @ f22
[img]P9080023 by mike mountain, on Flickr
[img]P9080008 by mike mountain, on Flickr
the first one makes a nice B&W...
getting back into the swing of things...
I am starting to consider being more active in my close up / macro photography and have recently purchased some very cheap filters from...
New user here. I just picked up a Sigma 105mm 2.8 EX DG macro for my Canon 6D cheap on ebay. Got it for £65 because it was 'broken' as...
Hello, I am a beginner and I really love photographing jewellery but I am having problems with blurring and I am wondering if some one can help...
More pics from the office carpark
[img]DSC06244 by mike mountain, on Flickr
[img]DSC06235 by mike mountain, on Flickr...
A few recent pics of spiders, seems to be all I have in the garden now:
[img]DSC04836 by mike mountain, on Flickr
A few from the office car park. My new flash setup is making this much easier.
DSC04738 by mike mountain, on Flickr
A couple of recent close up shots of a female Ruddy Darter taken in a local butterfly garden. Both shots are hand held using a Canon EOS5DIII with...
Little striped jumping spider - cute lil' thing. Didn't hang around long enough for me to nail the focus on the eyes:
[img]DSC02942 by mike...
As always please view original Flickr for full glorious detail. The thumbs don't do them credit.
bee on Bryony flower:
[img]DSC02758 by mike...
Thought this was interesting - tricky to photograph though because of the cylindrical nature of the scene.
[img]DSC02275 by mike mountain, on...
[img]DSC02029 by mike mountain, on Flickr
[img]DSC02063 by mike mountain, on Flickr
[img]DSC02068 by mike mountain, on Flickr
Didn't quite nail the focus, also tricky colours, lot's of beige going on.
First attempts. Taken in my garden with my Sony a77, Minolta 70-300 lens, Raynox 250 and homemade flash diffuser. Handheld, no tripod.
If you havent seen my other posts then I'll explain; I'm new to photography and I've got very 'consumer level' equipment. I got an old nikon d80...
Recently I inherited from my late mother a vast amount of vintage designer clothes/shoes/boots (Vivienne Westwood etc), handbags (Loewe...
Not able to do much at the moment due to ongoing treatment at hospital, but last week could not resist the challenge when we heard that the Marsh...
My latest macro project...a dumbel. I created this from a stack of 34 images. Pretty happy with how this turned out but I am going to revisit the...
These are three of my favorite abstract-ish macro shots that I have taken fairly recently. The first image is a Dremel motor, the second a metal...
I have recently bought a Sigma 105mm DG OS HSM Macro for my wife to use with her Canon 760d. I also bought a Neewer TTL ring flash.
Globby by DG Photos, on Flickr
Beetle by DG Photos, on Flickr
Peeping by DG Photos, on Flickr
Snail by DG Photos, on...
Canon 60D & 50mm 1.8 STM
Haven't done any macro for ages but found a teeny tiny millipede (I think?) going about it's business the other day.
Millipede by DG...
Just purchased the
Tamron SP AF 90mm f/2.8 Di Macro Lens but seem to be having issues when using it on manual mode. It seems to work fine when...
Hey I'm new to photography and I was wondering if anyone would be able to help me out with which lens to buy for my Canon 1200D for macro shots. I...