Nature Walk – Ampang 2008 Vol.1

Here are a few more photos from my collection / archives.

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Here is a tiny moth (about the size of a 5 sen coin) which I took in 2008. It was around 7.45pm and I took this shot in almost complete darkness. Took many shots to make sure my focus was accurate (used manual focus) also braketed my exposures to make sure I get at least one okay shot. Exposure was f/14 for 20 seconds, ISO 100. It was a gratifying day back in Nov. 2008.

 

 

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Here is a butterfly pic which I took at a bush nearby where I got the moth pic. This one was taken early in the morning about 7.15am with my Nikon 70-300VR; which I hardly use. Exposure was f.5.6 at 1/160 sec, ISO 450. Unfortunately, after a few months, this bush area was cleared by the people staying nearby, and replaced with some plants and potted flowers. Sadly, the butterflies and bugs also disappeared along with it.

 

 

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This is one very patient fly. It just stayed there while I snapped away, with different compositions and exposures until I was satisfied. Taken with my favorite lens, the Tamron 90mm macro lens. Exposure at f/5.6 for 1/30 sec, ISO 400.

 

 

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4 thoughts on “Nature Walk – Ampang 2008 Vol.1

  1. That moth must have been sitting seriously still for 20 sec exposure…some nice shots, I like the fly the best.

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