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M75-150 f/4 + reversed M50 f/1.7 = ....
Posted By: nobbsie, 09-01-2008, 05:44 AM

... my first attempt at true macro and some shots that really surpassed my expectations. Talk about a razor-thin DOF though







Aussie 5c coin, lots of vignetting here but I like the effect.

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didnt realise you were from downunder till i caught a glimpse of the last pic

liked the third pic
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That last pic is quite interesting! The vignetting echo is shape of the coin.
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All three floral shots are nice, but the second one is pure magic! Soft yet detailed, pastel colors - very dreamy and beautiful!

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Well I really like No-2; you may want to continue to experiment because you can produce some really nice poetic images with shallow depth of field.

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I agree with the rest.. #2 is awesome. I have tried this type a shot a fews times but due to lighting, was a little underexposed... This one is spot on and makes me want to go out a try again. Thanks for sharing. JIMBO
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Nice series , I like #3 so you have something for everyone
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Thanks for the comments guys, I must say I'm hooked, it's amazing what you can do with so little dof

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