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nto



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PostPosted: Fri Aug 15, 2008 10:40 am    Post subject: Butterfly stack Reply with quote

I had this butterfly by two months, found with spider Very Happy , today decided to make the stack, I was interested in the outcome of tufuse areas with extremely bright, with slight under exposure I got result set, composition and not better, but this new world for me.



result of tufuse without post production




100% crop of the first image



final result




Technical info:
350d
extension tube 25mm
105mm set to f/6.3 at 1:1
nikon af 50mm f/1.8D reversed set to f/4 at infinity
two flash wtih diffuser , see here
30 frame step 0.1mm
aligned with CombineZM, stacked with Tufuse


ciao
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P_T



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PostPosted: Fri Aug 15, 2008 10:43 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Oh that's beautiful!! I wouldn't mind seeing a deeper stack though. Very Happy
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PostPosted: Fri Aug 15, 2008 11:14 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Gorgeous!!

Do you know what species of butterfly it is?
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PostPosted: Fri Aug 15, 2008 12:33 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Thanks Guys,

I think Pieridae: Pontia daplidice or Euchloe ausonia, I do not know
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PostPosted: Fri Aug 15, 2008 3:13 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Outstanding Antonio!

Craig
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PostPosted: Sat Aug 16, 2008 9:30 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Nice images Antonio - excellent composition, and you have succeeded well at capturing the fine detail of the hairs surrounding the head.

David
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PostPosted: Sat Aug 16, 2008 7:16 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Craig, Outstanding is good when other elements balanced composition

David, I see better days after photo, composition I like best


Thanks Again
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PostPosted: Mon Aug 18, 2008 4:20 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Well Done. I like it.
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PostPosted: Mon Aug 18, 2008 5:00 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Excellent shots,looks like one of the blue butterflies to me. Whats tufuse?
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PostPosted: Mon Aug 18, 2008 9:07 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Larry, tufuse Verison 1.34, left eye a little blue, taken reflected light metal setup (still under construction Very Happy )
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