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Old Jul 18, 2007, 9:59 PM   #1
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Well, I was playing with my new lens that I got for free from ebay (details here: http://www.stevesforums.com/forums/v...mp;forum_id=94) I was wondering around the yard when I noticed this dragonfly perched on a garden decoration. Snapped a couple from way out 205mm then slowly worked my way closer until I was in the macro range of this lens. Here is my favorite shot. Taken around f/11 (give or take, can't remember exactly) with on-board flash.

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Old Jul 18, 2007, 10:20 PM   #2
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Great macro shot, those dragons can be quite difficult to capture.
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Old Jul 18, 2007, 11:42 PM   #3
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Wonderful sharp photos Inn. How are you liking that lens?

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Old Jul 19, 2007, 4:38 AM   #4
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Great shot of a very difficult subject.


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Old Jul 19, 2007, 4:59 AM   #5
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i see you like the lens. a sleeper it is. i've got a M/MN copy sitting here that's LN. bought it by accident.. oh well, do you know of a minolta/sony user that needs one cheap??

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