Tiny Weed Flower, shot with MP-E 65mm and focus stacked. Damn this lens is a challenge to use!
Going through the might-publish folders, this caught my eye. It was taken last summer.
Couldnt find an ID. It has horizontal thorax stripes.
My first Adder. Seen at Cudmore Grove East Mersea – found by a local expert
Now I know where to look I hope to get some more shots of them. This was a small one, the coiled body about the size of small grapefruit.
Happy to be shooting this at 400mm in all honesty, though the MFD on the lens is restrictive in this situation. Extension tubes or other alternatives recommended if you’re using the Canon 400mm prime.
I recently sold my Canon EF 35mm f/1.4 L USM as I wanted to try somthing new. I wanted to try the full frame 14mm Samyang lens, but I havent seen a UK retailer with stock and I’m weary about buying that lens used having heard of off centered elements and users needing to get it replaced. Anyway, I saw a reasonably priced Canon EF 50mm...Read more
This post explains shooting in TV mode, Auto ISO and Custom functions on the 1D Mark IV using the 400mm f5.6. Click Read More to see the full post.Read more