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Old Apr 12, 2007, 7:46 PM   #1
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i know these are almost but i'm getting in gear for another season. not near the IQ of the DF but i'm working toward that.

crane fly eyes


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another who knows ?

jumping spider

worm ?

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Old Apr 12, 2007, 10:17 PM   #2
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Those look pretty good to me, the second (the katydid) is the best in my opinion. I notice that several of the bugs are standing on some kind of wire, maybe from a fence. If you got some kind of special fence that attracts bugs you should be sharing the secret with the rest of us bug paparazzi.

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Old Apr 13, 2007, 1:12 AM   #3
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Not bad Roy. At least we will have something to look at when you start posting your normal macros, to see that even the best get ALMOSTS.


Good luck callabrating your gear.

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Old Apr 13, 2007, 3:17 AM   #4
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Roy , nice start of the season

imho the 2nd and 3rd are keepers, but that's because
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Old Apr 13, 2007, 4:37 AM   #5
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The 2nd is awesome!
Are these using the LED light you made?
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Old Apr 13, 2007, 7:27 AM   #6
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taken with the sigma 500dg and the new bounce difffuser.
the wire is just the top of a field fence.
i was surprised to find the katydid. it's body is only 1/4'' long and it's rather fast.
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Old Apr 14, 2007, 12:38 AM   #7
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Very cool , love the spider
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