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ISv

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Re: Butterflies, Moths and Assorted Insects...
« Reply #60 on: January 15, 2018, 10:29:40 PM »
And - well... I definitely can do better job in noise reduction :)

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Re: Butterflies, Moths and Assorted Insects...
« Reply #60 on: January 15, 2018, 10:29:40 PM »

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Re: Butterflies, Moths and Assorted Insects...
« Reply #61 on: January 16, 2018, 03:30:51 PM »
Thanks ISv. I really like your dragonfly pictures. I've never been able to manage a picture of one.

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Re: Butterflies, Moths and Assorted Insects...
« Reply #62 on: January 16, 2018, 03:31:43 PM »
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Re: Butterflies, Moths and Assorted Insects...
« Reply #63 on: January 16, 2018, 03:40:04 PM »
Nice picture, dpc,  :)

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Re: Butterflies, Moths and Assorted Insects...
« Reply #64 on: January 16, 2018, 06:19:57 PM »
Nice picture, dpc,  :)


Thanks!  😎

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Re: Butterflies, Moths and Assorted Insects...
« Reply #65 on: January 16, 2018, 06:25:27 PM »
Here's a couple from Australia.

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Re: Butterflies, Moths and Assorted Insects...
« Reply #66 on: January 16, 2018, 06:57:57 PM »
Thanks ISv. I really like your dragonfly pictures. I've never been able to manage a picture of one.

I also was not able in the time when I was trying with my 105mm macro. Now, with lens with minimal focusing distance 2.2 meters it is rather easy (but the resolution is lower...). I have to go and try when the wind is low but it's rare case here - almost always windy and I have to shoot at higher speeds/high (for crop camera) ISO.

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Re: Butterflies, Moths and Assorted Insects...
« Reply #66 on: January 16, 2018, 06:57:57 PM »

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Re: Butterflies, Moths and Assorted Insects...
« Reply #67 on: January 16, 2018, 10:35:12 PM »
Here's a couple from Australia.

Cool shots. Well done, Bennymiata.

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Re: Butterflies, Moths and Assorted Insects...
« Reply #68 on: January 17, 2018, 08:17:26 AM »
Here are some shots from last summer.

All done with the 5D Mark IV, 400mm f/4 DO IS II and 1.4x TC III.  Probably used a Kenko 36mm extension tube with most/all of them.


Monarch

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Red Admiral

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (f)

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Clearwing Snowberry Moth

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Clearwing Hummingbird Moth

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Re: Butterflies, Moths and Assorted Insects...
« Reply #69 on: January 17, 2018, 11:02:48 AM »
Very nice pictures, DJL329. I especially like the first one.

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Re: Butterflies, Moths and Assorted Insects...
« Reply #70 on: January 17, 2018, 11:18:36 AM »
Very nice pictures, DJL329. I especially like the first one.

Thanks, Click!

There was a row of those plants along a pond, and the Monarch just kept flying from flower to flower, up and down the row.  I followed him for about half an hour before I finally said 'okay, that's enough' and walked away, but he was still there flitting about.
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Re: Butterflies, Moths and Assorted Insects...
« Reply #71 on: January 17, 2018, 12:36:24 PM »
Here are some shots from last summer.

All done with the 5D Mark IV, 400mm f/4 DO IS II and 1.4x TC III.  Probably used a Kenko 36mm extension tube with most/all of them.



Very Nice !

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Re: Butterflies, Moths and Assorted Insects...
« Reply #72 on: January 20, 2018, 04:13:44 PM »
I got this one.
-r

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Re: Butterflies, Moths and Assorted Insects...
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Re: Butterflies, Moths and Assorted Insects...
« Reply #73 on: January 21, 2018, 12:16:50 AM »
Two from ~ two-three weeks ago.

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Re: Butterflies, Moths and Assorted Insects...
« Reply #74 on: January 29, 2018, 12:40:55 AM »
And one more from today (Papilio xuthus - Asian swallowtail).

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Re: Butterflies, Moths and Assorted Insects...
« Reply #74 on: January 29, 2018, 12:40:55 AM »