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Macro Shots

Started by jmcarp, 01/25/2012 10:50AM
Posted 01/25/2012 10:50AM Opening Post
I recently acquired a macro lens for close-up photography with my Nikon D7000. The following series are all shot with that lens, an AF Micro Nikkor 60mm 1:2.8D, and the D7000 a couple of days ago. The subject is a bouquet of fresh flowers, and in one instance, a potted bulb. The first image is a rose from the bouquet. C&C welcome; I'm still learning and appreciate others' input.

Jim

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Posted 01/25/2012 10:51AM #1
Next is a carnation from the bouquet; same camera and lens.

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Posted 01/25/2012 10:52AM #2
Here's a daisy from the bouquet; same camera and lens.

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Posted 01/25/2012 10:52AM #3
And finally the potted bulb which my wife tells me is called a paper white.

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Posted 01/25/2012 04:07PM #4
Very nice!
I'd say the lens is a keeper. smile

Robert

There's no substitute for fine glass!
Posted 01/30/2012 06:20PM #5
Very nice, Jim. smile
Makes me want to get my (Canon 100mm) macro out more often!
Linton