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Small Wasp

Small Wasp
Copyright ©2005, Phil Battersby
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A small wasp on Bluebell. The eyes look similar to a butterfly eyes.

Photographer: Phil Battersby
Folder: Recent Photos
Uploaded: 19-May-2005 19:59 CEST
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Camera: Olympus C8080
Exposure time: 1/1600
Aperture: F8.0
Focal length: 140mm
Lens: 10x Macro
Focusing method: iESP
ISO: 50
White balance: Auto
Flash: external
Image format: SHQ
Processing applied:
Various: Taken with a supplementary 10x Macro lens. Lighting - FL36 flashgun on hot shoe with 2 modified digital slave flashes as fill-in for main flash. This gives me a portable system. All macro shots taken hand held in the field, all subjects fully alert not chilled to make them docile.
Image resized to: 769x1024

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Nice macro

An excellent macro!

Lee W at 05:54 CEST on 20-May-2005 [Reply]


Thanks Lee I wish I had F11 to get some more DOF

Phil Battersby at 09:24 CEST on 20-May-2005 [Reply]


Hi Bruno, I have updated the comments field on the picture with details of system. I used a supplementary 10x Macro lens bought off Ebay.

Phil Battersby at 19:18 CEST on 20-May-2005 [Reply]


A late comment to a first class macro !! Super Phil !

As Fons allready asked : What is your 10x macro lens ? ( Thank you for visting my beatle ! )greatings Dirk

Dirk Guttmann at 07:38 CEST on 04-Jul-2005 [Reply]


Sorry ! Is there a brand on 10 x diopter ? Dirk

Dirk Guttmann at 07:41 CEST on 04-Jul-2005 [Reply]