Lost in France

Musings on the French countryside, photography, science, and the meaning of life

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Pictures that illustrate some of the features of the creatures that we share the planet with but that may not be obvious to the naked eye. The closer you look, the more you see, the more wonderful these things become! Pictures taken with a strobe, laser trigger and other jiggery-pokery.
Strobed macros

Pictures taken using a flash gun, a computer-controlled focus rail and other devices

My technical blog ( petermobbs.wordpress.com ) describes how to make some of the devices used to take these pictures. The pictures of insects in flight were take using a laser-triggered rangefinder. Some of the highly detailed macros were taken using a computer-controlled focus rail.
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