14th July 2005, 02:27 PM
What lens do one use to shoot insects & wild flowers?
I am just wondering. Last time I shot with my EF 28-135 and EF 55-200
and didn't get good results. Either my skills or the lenses I used were the
14th July 2005, 03:38 PM
You can either use a dedicated 1:1 Macro lens, they come in flavours of 90mm/100mm/105mm or 150mm/180mm. Or you can use a combo of extension tubes & closeup filters like Canon's 500D on your existing lenses.
Originally Posted by dRebelXT
Think this thread shld be inside General Reviews or Newbies' Corner sub forums...
Last edited by Garion; 14th July 2005 at 03:42 PM.
14th July 2005, 03:44 PM
Cheaper alternative... extension tube...b
I personally used a 35-70mm lens with an extension tube......its a cheaper alternative...
You can pick lots of tips from experts here in CS from ppl like Megaweb(one of the gurus here!!! )....
14th July 2005, 04:07 PM
I see. I am new so yet to know the gurus here.
18th August 2005, 02:28 PM