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Old Dec 4, 2011, 1:49 PM   #1
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Default The fly is back

I solved the problem with the light, (using a plastic cup around the fly)
I made a bit stronger construction of my macro rig (still no picture)
I changed from helicon focus to Zerene Stacker. HF is great but to expensive and Zerene works as good (imho better)

So now the result a 4:1 macro

19 shots, k5, sigma 105mm, raynox 250dcr, raynox 150dcr, flash with difuser and extra plastic cup diffuser)

For the larger version (3000*2000) click Got this the way I want it.



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Old Dec 4, 2011, 2:18 PM   #2
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Excellent...tremendous detail and superb lighting....not 'over ' lit....very well done.
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Old Dec 4, 2011, 2:42 PM   #3
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Wow..'nuff siad

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Old Dec 4, 2011, 5:50 PM   #4
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Wow! Not that the subject doesn't give me the creeps. But, the quality is outstanding.

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That is one nasty looking critter, but a perfect shot, nice job


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Fantastic work!

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Old Dec 4, 2011, 8:43 PM   #7
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Amazing! Really sensational work.

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Old Dec 4, 2011, 9:35 PM   #8
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I echo Patty's sentiment - flies are not my idea of a nice subject, but the picture is outstanding! Guess I'll have to look at Zerene.
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Old Dec 5, 2011, 12:17 PM   #9
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That is a fantastic shot Ronny ... really beautiful (despite the subject). I use ZS - superb program.
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Old Dec 5, 2011, 4:26 PM   #10
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Great macro. Compound eyes are facinating subjects...
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