Egads! More Close Ups!!

May 25, 2009

Click on the pics to see a full sized image.

These things were really small.

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Click to see the detail on this one!

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Ok, it’s not small but it looks cool!

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The reflections in the sap look great!

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Bug on a tarp. This is during my Blue Period.

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A spider.

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This has “STFU!” written all over it.

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View full sized to appreciate the detail in this one! And as with most of these, this is at 60mm!!!

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This one was trying to get a good look at me.

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That’s it! Hope you’ve enjoyed them! Let me know what your favorites are! Your feedback is helpful so when I decide to enter photo contests then I’ll know what other people like. If you’d like to see more, then go to Webshots and search my name!


New Lens!

April 26, 2009

My son had a photo shoot for a prom and needed a better lens so I bought a Nikkor 60mm macro lens.

Cool eh?

So, how good are the pics? Well, I’m glad you asked! Check these out!!

To fully appreciate the detail, you have to click on the image to view full size!

This is my monitor at the minimum focusing range:

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Guess which body part this is?

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And this:

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The answer is: My foot. (Highlight area to the left to see the answer)

Tree buds:

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Tree bark:

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And some sea gulls:

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Keep in mind that this is only a 60mm lens and not some telephoto!

Oh, and how did the photo shoot go? Pretty good, check out Christopher’s self-photo:

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