New style Marco lens?


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vince123123

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Just glue two step rings together.

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Now.. I wonder where does one find a 77mm male to male ring.... :think:
 

besh

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That's called "Stacking lens" macro, and some ppls called it micrography,
you can try to attach your 50 1.8 to a 70-300G, full zoom to 300, then u have 6:1 life size, but u need ring flash or very bright working environment, the DOF can go to 1-2mm.

tested it before, fun, but hard to produce proper pic.
 

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besh said:
That's called "Stacking lens" macro, and some ppls called it micrography,
you can try to attach your 50 1.8 to a 70-300G, full zoom to 300, then u have 6:1 life size, but u need ring flash or very bright working environment, the DOF can go to 1-2mm.

tested it before, fun, but hard to produce proper pic.
wow! sound fun!! :think: :bsmilie:
 

lsisaxon

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zhang3feng said:
wow! sound fun!! :think: :bsmilie:
Tried mounting camera on a microscope? That's what I call photomicrography. :)
 

yanyewkay

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besh said:
That's called "Stacking lens" macro, and some ppls called it micrography,
you can try to attach your 50 1.8 to a 70-300G, full zoom to 300, then u have 6:1 life size, but u need ring flash or very bright working environment, the DOF can go to 1-2mm.

tested it before, fun, but hard to produce proper pic.
i saw his post on this before :thumbsup:
 

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