a5 July 2012

Sitting on a leaf

Another macro photo by me and the first one in which I've managed to get that close to a living thing and capture its details (and not blur the photo...). The photo isn't perfect - the wings aren't in focus - but I'm getting more and more comfortable with macro with every photo I take.

BTW fear not, more HDR photos will appear in following days. I just think that every photographer should from time to time enter fields of photography which aren't his "comfort zones". It allows one to improve general skills.

EXIF data:
Camera: Canon 5D MK II
Lens: Canon 100 f/2.8 L IS USM Macro
Focal length: 100
Aperture: f/20.0
Exposure time: 1/200
ISO: 200
Flash used: yes, Nissin MF16 Macro ring flash
Tripod: no
Filters: no

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