DPChallenge: A Digital Photography Contest You are not logged in. (log in or register
 
Challenge Entries
Portfolio Images
Assassin fly after the rain
2nd PlaceAssassin fly after the rain
roz


Photograph Information Photographer's Comments
Challenge: Shallow DOF XI (Standard Editing)
Collection: 2023-24 - CHALLENGES and associated
Camera: Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III
Lens: Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 90mm f/3.5 Macro IS PRO
Date: Jan 23, 2024
Aperture: 4.5
ISO: 200
Shutter: 1/125
Galleries: Macro, Insects, etc
Date Uploaded: Jan 28, 2024

I was excited when I saw this challenge because my insect macros totally fit the bill ..

I was lucky that there's been a lot of rain so there where droplets .. which are a wonderful addition to a photo of an insect ..

this is 6 photos manually focus stacked ..

the depth of field is so shallow shooting insect macros that even at f11 a distance of a millimetre or two can make a huge difference .. :)

I love the droplet under the wing .. :)

Statistics
Place: 2 out of 28
Avg (all users): 7.2162
Avg (participants): 7.4118
Avg (non-participants): 7.0500
Views since voting: 109
Views during voting: 97
Votes: 37
Comments: 7
Favorites: 0


Please log in or register to add your comments!

AuthorThread
02/07/2024 02:51:44 PM
Outstanding as always Roz. The water droplets take it to another level.
  Photographer found comment helpful.
02/07/2024 08:02:30 AM
Congratulations! Great image, perfect in every way.
  Photographer found comment helpful.
 Comments Made During the Challenge
02/06/2024 10:04:22 PM
Now of course this is the winner, pretty hard to beat :)
  Photographer found comment helpful.
02/01/2024 09:57:22 AM
Spectacular!
  Photographer found comment helpful.
01/31/2024 08:01:07 PM
A beauty Roz!
  Photographer found comment helpful.
01/31/2024 07:43:15 AM
Love the droplets on the fly. Composition is excellent, as always. Assuming this is a roz bug :-)
  Photographer found comment helpful.
01/31/2024 07:40:07 AM
Of course - it had to be :-). Super image, and the fact that the whole width of the blade of grass is in focus I think is brilliant.
  Photographer found comment helpful.


Home - Challenges - Community - League - Photos - Cameras - Lenses - Learn - Prints! - Help - Terms of Use - Privacy - Top ^
DPChallenge, and website content and design, Copyright © 2001-2024 Challenging Technologies, LLC.
All digital photo copyrights belong to the photographers and may not be used without permission.
Current Server Time: 02/23/2024 02:32:22 AM EST.