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PostPosted: Thu Aug 19, 2010 11:28 pm 
Very active guy, he jumped to the flash diffuser several times (about 20 or more times in a 40 min photo time), after a lot of failed photos I lifted the flash more distant from the lens, longer jump require longer thinking so he remained more time calculating the jump which was enough for 2 photos for a stack.

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f/10 | 1/100s | iso 100 | FEC +2/3
Canon T1i with Canon MP-E 65mm @ 2x.
580 EX II flash bracket mounted with a LumiQuest Mini SoftBox diffuser near the lens and silver bounce at right.

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Jumping to diffuser by Gustavo Mazzarollo, on Flickr

The silver bounce after my flash diffuser, he just love to jump in the silvered surface:

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silver bounce by Gustavo Mazzarollo, on Flickr


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PostPosted: Thu Aug 19, 2010 11:50 pm 
I just had to pick my jaw up from the floor :shock:

The perspective is very very lovely, multiple lighting sources bring out so many details (although the area to the left of his eyes looks blown), the focusing and dof are so precise. Just superb.


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PostPosted: Fri Aug 20, 2010 3:29 am 
Superb very nice shot... like always thank you for sharing your great shots.
was the bug on your arm (looks like skin tone)


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PostPosted: Fri Aug 20, 2010 4:18 am 
This is stunning. I can feel your pain, shooting macros of fast moving insects takes patients and yours paid off!


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PostPosted: Fri Aug 20, 2010 4:32 am 
Wouldn't expect anything less....Superb shot Gmazza


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He sure has an attitude! Great shot.

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PostPosted: Fri Aug 20, 2010 1:46 pm 
I had to show it to my wife and kids, and now my wife is petrified of spiders... my kids (7and8) thought it was done with a microscope. looking forward to the next


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PostPosted: Tue Aug 24, 2010 2:22 am 
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was the bug on your arm (looks like skin tone)


Yes was my finger, this one was very friendly and behaved like a pet, every time it jumped to diffuser I remved it with a leaft and jumped again.


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Brilliant shot Gustavo!

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