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First bees macro shots using 5DIII, 24-105L + Extension tubes
« on: October 16, 2012, 12:44:19 AM »
Hi,

Here are my first handheld macro shots using extension tubes on the 24-105L
ISO 1600, f7, 1/200s





« Last Edit: October 16, 2012, 01:51:51 AM by Slashp »
5D Mark III, 24-105L, 135L, 85 1.8, Sigma 70-300 f4-5.6

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First bees macro shots using 5DIII, 24-105L + Extension tubes
« on: October 16, 2012, 12:44:19 AM »

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Re: First bees macro shots using 5DIII, 24-105L + Extension tubes
« Reply #1 on: October 16, 2012, 02:55:41 AM »
which brand of extension tubes did you use?
5D mkIII  |  40 f/2.8 | 8-15 f/4L | 24-70 f/2.8L II | 70-200 f/2.8L IS II | 1.4x III TC | 600ex-rt | 430 ex ii | EOS M+22mm f/2 | EF to EF-M adapter

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Re: First bees macro shots using 5DIII, 24-105L + Extension tubes
« Reply #2 on: October 16, 2012, 04:42:44 AM »
Well done, especially hand holding  :)
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Re: First bees macro shots using 5DIII, 24-105L + Extension tubes
« Reply #3 on: October 16, 2012, 10:34:35 AM »
which brand of extension tubes did you use?

Bolo Brands (5$), the only painful thing is that you have to choose the aperture of the lens before hand since those cheap tubes don't have any electrical contacts.
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Re: First bees macro shots using 5DIII, 24-105L + Extension tubes
« Reply #4 on: October 16, 2012, 10:50:39 AM »
Very nice considering it was a 24-105 and handheld!  Kudos!

It is amazing how shallow the DoF is even at f7.1  :)
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Re: First bees macro shots using 5DIII, 24-105L + Extension tubes
« Reply #4 on: October 16, 2012, 10:50:39 AM »