Thread: EF-S 60mm macro
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Old Apr 20, 2005, 12:05 PM   #6
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Has anyone else got hold of one of these lenses yet?

I have tried a couple of macro shots with the on camera flash, but the light seems a little harsh. Has anyone used this lens with the Canon 580 or the Sigma 500 flash guns?


Here is a sample with the on camera flash.

http://www.eospix.com/modules.php?se...view_photo.php


If so, willthe 7 degrees of down tilt allow the flash gun to illuminatea subject just 4 inches away from the lens?

If not would a small softbox spread the light enough?

I have added a sample using the on camera flash, to the sample images, if anyone wants to see what it looks like.



Please let me know if it works, before I go out and buy one.

Thanks.






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