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Very, very small, not to say tiny ....
Posted By: traveler57, 10-17-2017, 03:25 AM

Chloropidae (Thaumatomyia notata) - no hoverfly! ,- around 2 mm -

Habitat: Widely used, especially on meadows.

Distribution: Europe, Asia.


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Another nice post -
Some equipment info please ...
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QuoteOriginally posted by old4570 Quote
Some equipment info please ...
Hi old 4570,
here are the informations.....
Before I took this picture, I was on faster objects, therefore Iso 400 and 1/1000.
I did not want to miss the moment and so the other settings remained ...
RICOH IMAGING COMPANY,
PENTAX K-3
,Lens: Sigma Lens 105.0mm DG Macro 2.8 EX ,
Brennweite: (KB-Format entsprechend: 157mm) ,
Blende: ƒ/4.5,
time: 0.0010s (1/1000)
ISO: 400

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Very interesting little fellow.
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Nicely captured. Looks like you nailed the focus!
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QuoteOriginally posted by traveler57 Quote
Hi old 4570,
here are the informations.....
Before I took this picture, I was on faster objects, therefore Iso 400 and 1/1000.
I did not want to miss the moment and so the other settings remained ...
RICOH IMAGING COMPANY,
PENTAX K-3
,Lens: Sigma Lens 105.0mm DG Macro 2.8 EX ,
Brennweite: (KB-Format entsprechend: 157mm) ,
Blende: /4.5,
time: 0.0010s (1/1000)
ISO: 400
Better to have inappropriate settings than to miss the shot completely. I'd sometimes focus on settings to the point I'd miss the shot, so these days I tend to take the shot first - then determine if I should change settings and get a "better" shot if possible.
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QuoteOriginally posted by traveler57 Quote
Chloropidae (Thaumatomyia notata) - no hoverfly! ,- around 2 mm -

Habitat: Widely used, especially on meadows.

Distribution: Europe, Asia.


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very cool macro
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QuoteOriginally posted by traveler57 Quote
Chloropidae (Thaumatomyia notata) - no hoverfly! ,- around 2 mm -

Habitat: Widely used, especially on meadows.

Distribution: Europe, Asia.


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Nice catch ...
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