Neowin Monthly Photography Challenge - Oct '13


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Good morning/evening all...


Time to throw my entry in to the pot...... as macro as a 50mm f1.4 lens will let me go....




Canon EOS 7D

ISO: 100


Shutter 1/5000

50 mm focal length

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Wow, that's an awesome shot. Makes mine look pretty weak. My Lightroom trial expired and I use Linux at home anyway, so I've just been playing in Darktable to try to get used to it. I'll post this one up for now, but I didn't really love any of these shots I may change up if I can get something better.



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Do you have a specific lens for Macro to get shots that close up?


I have a lens that has a "macro" setting but I can never get that close and in focus!


Nah I just use cheap macro bellows I got on ebay a few years ago, first pic was with 55-250 2nd 18-55... can be tricky to focus handheld!

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Lunch Time


Date Taken: 2013-10-02 15:01:36


Camera Model: NIKON D5100

Lens: 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6

Focal Length: 55 mm

Mode: Manual

Aperture: f/5.6

Exposure Time: 0.008 sec (1/125)

ISO: 400

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