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Old 09-17-2018, 09:18 PM   #1
WebSlave
Praying Mantis pics

Just seemed like a decent photo opportunity when I saw this critter sitting on the handle of one of the wagons underneath the car port.

Taken with Nikon D850 using the Nikon 70-180mm Micro lens.







 
Old 09-17-2018, 10:14 PM   #2
Helenthereef
I love how you can see the black dot in "her" eyes - it shows her focal spot and she's definitely keeping an eye on you!

Great shots (as usual).
 
Old 09-17-2018, 11:40 PM   #3
WebSlave
Yes, definitely has her eyes on me............



It was VERY hard trying to focus on that eyeball. I'm really not sure if I was successful or not.
 
Old 09-17-2018, 11:43 PM   #4
WebSlave
I think what really astonishes me with this camera is that photos with such black backgrounds and stark contrast still expose the subject nearly perfectly. I don't have to do any sort of compensation at all trying to get it "right".

Makes taking photos like this about as easy as falling off a log.
 
Old 09-17-2018, 11:56 PM   #5
Helenthereef
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Originally Posted by WebSlave View Post
Makes taking photos like this about as easy as falling off a log.
So you say - pretty sure mine wouldn't come out like that....
 

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