X2 does macro! (sort of)

Discussion in 'Leica X1/X2 Forum' started by BruPri, Sep 11, 2013.

  1. BruPri

    BruPri SC Top Veteran

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    May 11, 2011
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    Bruce J. Pritchard
    Spider dance... set the X2 to MF, shortest distance... 1' and kept pinging the focus wheel to maintain the magnification assist, cropping involved. Not bad though, I thought I would have to give up close ups!

    Spidey-2.

    Spidey-3.
     
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  2. bilzmale

    bilzmale Super Moderator Emeritus

    Jul 17, 2010
    Perth, Western Australia
    Bill Shinnick
    A good effort Bruce.
     
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  3. stillshunter

    stillshunter Super Moderator Emeritus

    Nov 5, 2010
    Down Under
    Mark
    Nice. No Raynox required. :thumbup:
     
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  4. kyteflyer

    kyteflyer ~@¿@~

    Jan 31, 2011
    Newcastle, Australia
    Sue
    And tomorrow that little fellow will have been eaten :)
     
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  5. stillshunter

    stillshunter Super Moderator Emeritus

    Nov 5, 2010
    Down Under
    Mark
    Hey yeah! Thanks for the reality check Sue :cry:
     
  6. Luke

    Luke Super Moderator

    Nov 11, 2011
    Milwaukee, WI USA
    Luke
    isn't that a baby?
     
  7. romi.gilles

    romi.gilles SC Veteran

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    idk anymore. all over the country.
    romi gilles
    the mother is going to eat its baby?

    (Sent from my EVO via Tapatalk)
     
  8. BruPri

    BruPri SC Top Veteran

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    Bruce J. Pritchard
    Probably (was) it's mate...
     
  9. TheRubySusan

    TheRubySusan SC Top Veteran

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    Ruby
    I was thinking that myself!
     
  10. BBW

    BBW Administrator Emeritus

    Jul 7, 2010
    betwixt and between
    BB
    I have a bit of arachnophobia, however I do appreciate your efforts.:eek:

    I'm so glad you're enjoying your X2 and look forward to catching more of your photographs of..um...other subjects close up.:wink:
     
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  11. Luke

    Luke Super Moderator

    Nov 11, 2011
    Milwaukee, WI USA
    Luke
    the size discrepancy between the sexes is a bit alarming. Like a Sumo wrestler and a gymnast
     
  12. BruPri

    BruPri SC Top Veteran

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    Bruce J. Pritchard
    Yes... a delicious gymnast