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Old Jul 10, 2011, 3:54 PM   #1
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Old Jul 10, 2011, 8:25 PM   #2
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Amazing clarity. How do you get them to stay still long enough for several shots?
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Old Jul 11, 2011, 6:45 PM   #3
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Exceptional, Carlo. Yes, how do you do it?

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thanks everyone for comments
is the first time that a hornet stays still for so long
I do not do anything to insects, only natural shots
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is the first time that a hornet stays still for so long
I do not do anything to insects, only natural shots
I mean - do you use a tripod? I'm trying to do pictures like these handheld with a stabilized macro lens, but with no success. Very hard

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yes I use a tripod but very light
tripod is essential for stability in macro, this is my opinion
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