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by Thomas
Mon Nov 18, 2019 3:18 am
Forum: Technical and Studio Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Ant Pupa - 7.5x - Canon EOS RP - Nikon CFI 10x
Replies: 2
Views: 965

Re: Ant Larva - 7.5x - Canon EOS RP - Nikon CFI 10x

Jittebug wrote: Perhaps slabbing/substacking could help?
Thanks. I'll give it a go.
by Thomas
Mon Nov 18, 2019 12:01 am
Forum: Technical and Studio Photography -- Macro and Close-up
Topic: Ant Pupa - 7.5x - Canon EOS RP - Nikon CFI 10x
Replies: 2
Views: 965

Ant Pupa - 7.5x - Canon EOS RP - Nikon CFI 10x

Ant pupa. Live. Size ~0.83mm. Canon EOS RP + Sigma 150mm macro + Nikon CFI 10x MRL00102. f/2.8; ISO 640; 1/200s. Lighting: 2x 15W COB LEDs through white foam wrap diffuser. Stack of 200. Pixels on 1:1 crop: 0.768μm/px Questions: Tech: In general, with near-white subjects I have problems with white h...
by Thomas
Mon Sep 30, 2019 1:48 am
Forum: Macro and Micro Technique and Technical Discussions
Topic: Canon EOS RP Focus Stacking
Replies: 15
Views: 3202

Re: Canon EOS RP Focus Stacking

davholla wrote:Interesting, the Sigma 150 mm is not even supported, have you tried this free hand?
Not sure what you mean with "not supported". It works in all usage scenarios I have thrown at it so far and it's pin sharp.

* Sigma 150mm 1:2.8 APO MACRO DG HSM

Bought quite a number of years ago.
by Thomas
Sun Sep 29, 2019 2:09 am
Forum: Macro and Micro Technique and Technical Discussions
Topic: Canon EOS RP Focus Stacking
Replies: 15
Views: 3202

Pau wrote:Did you make it working inside EOS Utility or outside it (like mouse clicker)?
External. User input / Mouse-click injection.
by Thomas
Sun Sep 29, 2019 1:21 am
Forum: Macro and Micro Technique and Technical Discussions
Topic: Canon EOS RP Focus Stacking
Replies: 15
Views: 3202

After my last update I can see a focus stack option in its menu but it doesn't work with the files generated with my 7D Not sure if my previous comment actually answered the second part of your question. If you're talking about creating stacks: You can't use EOS Utility 3 to create a stack with cam...
by Thomas
Sun Sep 29, 2019 1:02 am
Forum: Macro and Micro Technique and Technical Discussions
Topic: Canon EOS RP Focus Stacking
Replies: 15
Views: 3202

Pau wrote:Thomas, have you tried to process the stack with Canon DPP?
Briefly only a while back.

I can't formally judge its performance but think Zerene and Helicon likely give better results. Didn't spend much time on it. Not sure why your image source (7D) would be relevant.
by Thomas
Sun Sep 29, 2019 12:46 am
Forum: Macro and Micro Technique and Technical Discussions
Topic: Canon EOS RP Focus Stacking
Replies: 15
Views: 3202

Re: Canon EOS RP Focus Stacking

Does that mean it works with EOS Utility? Yes. * Canon EOS RP > USB cable > Windows 10 > EOS Utility 3 Use: * Go to EOS Utillity 3 > Remote Shooting * Set Focus bracketing = Enable * Number of Shots = xx (shots for your stack) * Focus increment = xx (focus step size between shots) * Click OK You ca...
by Thomas
Fri Sep 27, 2019 5:44 pm
Forum: Macro and Micro Technique and Technical Discussions
Topic: Canon EOS RP Focus Stacking
Replies: 15
Views: 3202

Re: Canon EOS RP Focus Stacking

Has anyone tried this? Any thoughts? What lens have you used? Any examples? Yes. Recently started with it and works a treat. * Canon EOS RP + Sigma 150mm Macro * Canon EOS RP + Sigma 150mm Macro + Nikon CFI Plan Achromat 10x (MRL00102) * Canon EOS RP + Sigma 150mm Macro + Nikon BE Plan Achromat 4x ...