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Re: Macro extension tubes
« Reply #15 on: October 04, 2012, 02:10:37 AM »
Thanks for the advice and comments guys...  think i'll the Kenko ones as I can actually buy them here in India! :)

reversing my nifty-fifty is great 2 lenses for 100€, both getting good results! no brainer for anyone (like me) who wanted to give macro a bash! :)

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Re: Macro extension tubes
« Reply #15 on: October 04, 2012, 02:10:37 AM »

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Re: Macro extension tubes
« Reply #16 on: October 04, 2012, 02:26:38 AM »
Anyone tried reversing a 100 macro?
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Re: Macro extension tubes
« Reply #17 on: October 04, 2012, 03:04:23 AM »
Anyone tried reversing a 100 macro?

I have not. But will it work? Because the wider the lens the more the magnification - I think basically the wider angle of view now works in reverse. The 100 macro should not be that great a macro lens (as it is straight on) when reversed. But this is all my conjecture.
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Re: Macro extension tubes
« Reply #18 on: October 05, 2012, 12:28:56 AM »
Thanks for the advice and comments guys...  think i'll the Kenko ones as I can actually buy them here in India! :)

reversing my nifty-fifty is great 2 lenses for 100€, both getting good results! no brainer for anyone (like me) who wanted to give macro a bash! :)

Just for my curiosity. How much does the Kenko tubes cost in Indian Rs. (I am Indian, but right now in USA for studies, have never bought any camera equipment in India, so just want to know). If you want you can send me a personal message.
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Re: Macro extension tubes
« Reply #19 on: October 05, 2012, 01:15:22 AM »
Just for my curiosity. How much does the Kenko tubes cost in Indian Rs. (I am Indian, but right now in USA for studies, have never bought any camera equipment in India, so just want to know). If you want you can send me a personal message.

11,500 INR http://www.gadgets.in/kenko-dg-extension-tube-for-c-af-s-lens.html#
About on a par with EU prices... 
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Re: Macro extension tubes
« Reply #20 on: April 17, 2013, 05:22:20 AM »
Thanks... was looking at those. I can even find them in India for the European price too...  :)

Hi nice shot!!

Can you please tell me where i can find reverse lense adapter and extetion tube for cannon 450D in india?

i am leaving in Pune Maharashtra

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Re: Macro extension tubes
« Reply #20 on: April 17, 2013, 05:22:20 AM »