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wsmith96

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Butterfly Portrait
« on: May 07, 2014, 11:51:48 PM »
Portrait of a Painted Lady Butterfly

I love the detail of the fur on this butterfly. Macro photography really allows you to see some amazing things.  I grabbed the camera quick as my daughter held this butterfly on her finger.

Shot with a T1i with EF-S 60mm macro, 430EX flash, and Rogue flash bender soft box kit.
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Butterfly Portrait
« on: May 07, 2014, 11:51:48 PM »

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Re: Butterfly Portrait
« Reply #1 on: May 08, 2014, 10:48:22 AM »
Very nice.  Was the flash and Rogue on-camera or off?
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Re: Butterfly Portrait
« Reply #2 on: May 08, 2014, 11:50:38 AM »
it was on camera with bent like an L to flood the butterfly from light from above.
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Re: Butterfly Portrait
« Reply #3 on: May 08, 2014, 07:50:38 PM »
Portrait of a Painted Lady Butterfly

I love the detail of the fur on this butterfly. Macro photography really allows you to see some amazing things.  I grabbed the camera quick as my daughter held this butterfly on her finger.

Shot with a T1i with EF-S 60mm macro, 430EX flash, and Rogue flash bender soft box kit.

Well done - lovely details.
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Re: Butterfly Portrait
« Reply #4 on: May 10, 2014, 01:04:07 AM »
That is beautiful! Excellent Shot!!!

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Re: Butterfly Portrait
« Reply #5 on: May 10, 2014, 01:46:30 PM »
Hi Wsmith.
Beautiful shot, stunning detail, well done.

Cheers Graham.

Portrait of a Painted Lady Butterfly

I love the detail of the fur on this butterfly. Macro photography really allows you to see some amazing things.  I grabbed the camera quick as my daughter held this butterfly on her finger.

Shot with a T1i with EF-S 60mm macro, 430EX flash, and Rogue flash bender soft box kit.
7D + Grip, 40D + Grip, 20D, EF-S 17-85 Kit lens, EF 70-200 f2.8 L IS II USM, EF 2x III, Sigma 150-500, Sigma 17-70 f2.8-4 C, 50mm f1.8, 550EX, Nissin Di622, Triopo TR-985, Godox FC-16, some Filters Remotes Macro tubes Tripod heads etc!

20D, BG-E2N, 17-85mm, 50mm are pre loved. :)

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Re: Butterfly Portrait
« Reply #5 on: May 10, 2014, 01:46:30 PM »