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callmebali Jun 30, 2007 12:06 PM

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Setup: Canon 30d + 68mm extension tubes + Sigma 105mm macro + Sigma EM 140 DG ring flash
C&C are allways welcome!
Regards, Bali
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callmebali Jun 30, 2007 12:07 PM

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callmebali Jun 30, 2007 12:08 PM

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DaveLundy Jul 1, 2007 2:57 PM

Simply awesome!

wk7leung Jul 3, 2007 10:35 PM

He must have been faithfully posing for you for time long enough for the marvellous shots to be taken or else the equipment must be working well for you. Awesome.

Would be grateful if you would tell something about your experience with the Sigma ring flash, e.g. its colour temperature, accuracy with exposure and ease of use. Thanks in anticipation.

callmebali Jul 4, 2007 12:35 AM

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Thank you for watching and commenting!
About the flash, just used it for 2 weeks, but it's very simply ease of use. Put the cam to M mode for the wanted aperture and shutter speed and the flash to automatic mode, because it is full TTL. It's great.
These pictures have taken in very strong sunlight. The color temperature is like in the pictures, for my eye is good.
More information I can tell you when I used it a little bit more in the field!
Regards, Bali
PS: the setup

flippedgazelle Jul 4, 2007 12:39 AM

Frightfully astonishing! What a brute! What horrible thoughts must buzz within his insectile brain...

:cool:

wk7leung Jul 4, 2007 1:05 AM

callmebali wrote:
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More information I can tell you when I used it a little bit more in the field!
Earnestly awaiting the above to come. By the way, thanks for the photo of the setup. I think the flash is good judging by the fill-flash effect it created, exposure well capture though the sunlightwas strong as you said. Enjoy more exciting shooting with the gear.

callmebali Jul 6, 2007 12:59 AM

Your welcome!
Thx for the comments!
Regards, Bali


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