Lens for damselflies, dragonflies, butterflies ..

Started Jun 17, 2013 | Discussions thread
OP sicherheit Contributing Member • Posts: 522
Re: Lens for damselflies, dragonflies, butterflies ..

evan47 wrote:

af is adequate, it helps to pre-focus though. upping iso or using iso auto helps too.

Thanks for that, nice examples too. I do tend to use Auto ISO but limit it to 800 on the D5100.

That's a nice Orange Tip especially as it's on one of its favourite food plants.

I think I'm being more drawn to the 70-200 f4 though as it is relatively light and might be a bit more versatile. I will try the 300mm out to see how it feels on the camera.

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