Cricket

Discussion in 'Macro' started by garethwi, Sep 25, 2011.

  1. garethwi

    garethwi SC Regular

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    Sep 14, 2011
    Zeist, Netherlands
    Here's a cricket from my back garden:

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  2. HeatherTheVet

    HeatherTheVet SC All-Pro

    Apr 23, 2011
    Scotland
    Heather
    And there was me expecting men in white jumpers chasing a wee red ball......
     
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  3. BBW

    BBW Administrator Emeritus

    Jul 7, 2010
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    Very cool! I love their cricket faces.

    Heather, I was expecting "men in white jumpers chasing a wee red ball", as well.:wink:
     
  4. garethwi

    garethwi SC Regular

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    Sep 14, 2011
    Zeist, Netherlands
    Sorry, next time I write such a headline, I'l remember to include red stitched balls :rofl:
     
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  5. HeatherTheVet

    HeatherTheVet SC All-Pro

    Apr 23, 2011
    Scotland
    Heather
    If you stitch them they WILL be red ;-)
     
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  6. BBW

    BBW Administrator Emeritus

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    If you build it they will come. Wait...that's baseball not cricket.:tongue:
     
  7. garethwi

    garethwi SC Regular

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    Sep 14, 2011
    Zeist, Netherlands
    Here's another one of the little fella:

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    He was quite the willing model.
     
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  8. BBW

    BBW Administrator Emeritus

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    That is really wonderful! He is quite cute, really. Remind me, what camera/lens were you using?
     
  9. garethwi

    garethwi SC Regular

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    Sep 14, 2011
    Zeist, Netherlands
    Sony Nex 5 with a Minolta MD Zoom Rokkor 75-200mm. I've become a bit of a collector of MD lenses since getting an adapter ring, and the quality is amazing for the price (7 lenses of above average to excellent quality for around €100).
     
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