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timboo
23rd December 2016, 09:00 AM
This is a link I found on bbc news website for Muhammad Roem who is a macro photographer in Asia. From looking at a couple of his images they look amazing. Anyone know what camera is featured in one of the shots?

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-38388182

DavyG
23rd December 2016, 09:15 AM
His 500px page says he uses a Sony Alpha 290.

Fantastic images on his page: https://500px.com/muhammadroem/about

Dave

Wally
23rd December 2016, 09:17 AM
:tup Beat me to it. *yes

On one piccie it looks like a Sony and on this link... some more of his work --> https://500px.com/muhammadroem/about - it is a Sony Alpha 290.

timboo
23rd December 2016, 11:03 AM
I love his shots do you think he will have added any artificial light or do you think the natural environment in those parts of the world would have sufficed?

Phill D
23rd December 2016, 07:35 PM
If you check out Frank Rückert on the Olympus OMD Owners Club page on Facebook he does some amazing macros with Olympus gear.

timboo
23rd December 2016, 09:31 PM
Cheers phil unfortunately im not on Facebook

Phill D
23rd December 2016, 10:30 PM
Google will find him.

timboo
24th December 2016, 08:00 AM
i got him

https://500px.com/eyeview1

Id say his photos are even more spectacular, Im still clueless how he is getting the light for his macro shots, they just look perfect.

alfbranch
25th December 2016, 03:26 PM
Both od those are good macro photographers the
Mohammad Roen talks of using the Canon 65mm M PE which is an amazing lens which I suspect was used for of the shots shown.

alfbranch
25th December 2016, 03:27 PM
This is exeptional macro work

http://www.thisiscolossal.com/2016/04/levon-biss-miscrosculpture-insects/

Phill D
25th December 2016, 08:46 PM
I agree Alf exceptional indeed. I was lucky enough to see some of those at Oxford this year. It's very specialised stuff he's certainly very dedicated. As an ex microscopist myself I can really appreciate the attention to detail he's got.

timboo
26th December 2016, 10:29 PM
Amazing stuff going to dedicate this yr to capturing the small things in life having tried a few over christmas.