Go Back   Steve's Digicams Forums >

LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old Mar 18, 2012, 11:27 PM   #1
Senior Member
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Brisbane, Australia
Posts: 725
Default Backyard critters

I've got a Marumi Achromat +5 diopter, this was the first time I tried it out on the end of my 50mm lens with my NEX. I'm very impressed with the sharpness:

An orb-weaving spider wrapping her lunch:

The face of an orb-weaving spider; she got angry with me and charged down the web, which was a bit startling at that close distance:

Sony NEX-5, Panasonic fz40
BackyardPermaculture is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Old Mar 19, 2012, 8:02 AM   #2
Senior Member
jjdog2's Avatar
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Southeastern Ohio
Posts: 6,398

Neat shots Mick! Like the first one the best.

Comments and suggestions for improvement welcome and appreciated.

Last edited by jjdog2; Mar 20, 2012 at 5:28 AM.
jjdog2 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Mar 19, 2012, 7:41 PM   #3
Senior Member
lorenww's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: St. Pete Fl.
Posts: 752

I agree with jj, I have tried a bazillion times to get a decent shot of those tiny flies just so I can see what they look like. Great job on the series.
Nikon D5000 with Kit lenses, 18-55 55-200
lorenww is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Mar 24, 2012, 6:33 AM   #4
Senior Member
saly's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: near Los Angeles, CA USA
Posts: 4,764

Very cool, I also like #1!

Panasonic FZ150, FZ35 and GF1; Nikonos V when underwater

~~Art is in the eye of the camera holder~~
saly is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 5:07 AM.