Nikon 105 for butterfly collection

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Re: Nikon 105 for butterfly collection
In reply to TQGroup, 6 months ago

TQGroup wrote:

I've volunteered to photograph a very extensive butterfly collection. I plan to use my D600 + Nikon 105 VR lens. Has anyone any experience or suggestions?

Is IQ still good at F22 or is there a significant impact from diffraction with this combination?

I'm thinking of using a colour corrected led ring light... will this work OK? If so, should I use even lighting or offset to render more "depth" to the images?

As the collection numbers well over 10,000; throughput speed is important. Thanks in advance for your advice!

I think this should be shared this with you guys, as you have got me so enthusiastic about your project.

Plus my interest in the beautiful butterfly images already posted from sunnyArizona.

50 Fascinating Close-Up Photos of a Colourful Butterflies

http://www.pxleyes.com/blog/2012/06/butterflies-photography/

I hope you shall enjoy these pictures,. Ah-think So? I know you will Love these...

Chas

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