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PostSubject: Parabuthus schlechteri   Parabuthus schlechteri Empty3/11/2010, 5:53 pm

1.0 Parabuthus schlechteri (Namibia)
Parabuthus schlechteri 1.0_parabuthus_schlechteri_002

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PostSubject: Re: Parabuthus schlechteri   Parabuthus schlechteri Empty3/11/2010, 5:57 pm

Parabuthus schlechteri Parabuthus_schlechteri_uv_004

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PostSubject: Re: Parabuthus schlechteri   Parabuthus schlechteri Empty3/11/2010, 5:59 pm

nice...
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PostSubject: Re: Parabuthus schlechteri   Parabuthus schlechteri Empty3/11/2010, 7:57 pm

What kind of camera do you use!? Those are amazing pictures!
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PostSubject: Re: Parabuthus schlechteri   Parabuthus schlechteri Empty3/11/2010, 9:16 pm

That is freaking awesome! Man I want a camera like that
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PostSubject: Re: Parabuthus schlechteri   Parabuthus schlechteri Empty3/11/2010, 10:24 pm

I have a feeling it's more than just a camera haha
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PostSubject: Re: Parabuthus schlechteri   Parabuthus schlechteri Empty3/11/2010, 10:31 pm

there is no way thats just a digital cam...lol
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PostSubject: Re: Parabuthus schlechteri   Parabuthus schlechteri Empty3/12/2010, 5:56 am

thanks! Very Happy
i use a nikon d300 with 60mm/2.8 macro lens, selfmade led lights and for some of the latest pics, the nikon macro flash system R1C1.
http://scorpions.f1.to/?n1=99_macro_photosetup
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PostSubject: Re: Parabuthus schlechteri   Parabuthus schlechteri Empty3/12/2010, 6:25 am

hauser wrote:
thanks! Very Happy
i use a nikon d300 with 60mm/2.8 macro lens, selfmade led lights and for some of the latest pics, the nikon macro flash system R1C1.
http://scorpions.f1.to/?n1=99_macro_photosetup

yeah, more than just a camera LOL!
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PostSubject: Re: Parabuthus schlechteri   Parabuthus schlechteri Empty3/12/2010, 12:10 pm

great photos as usual!!
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PostSubject: Re: Parabuthus schlechteri   Parabuthus schlechteri Empty3/12/2010, 1:32 pm

Awesome pics!
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PostSubject: Re: Parabuthus schlechteri   Parabuthus schlechteri Empty3/12/2010, 2:03 pm

Wow! you are an artist. Keep it up
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PostSubject: Re: Parabuthus schlechteri   Parabuthus schlechteri Empty3/12/2010, 4:28 pm

Thats so amazing. Very jealous of your camera.. Bet youve paid your dues towards that monster.
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PostSubject: Re: Parabuthus schlechteri   Parabuthus schlechteri Empty3/13/2010, 9:48 am

nice!! its a male????
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PostSubject: Re: Parabuthus schlechteri   Parabuthus schlechteri Empty3/14/2010, 3:28 pm

sasword_ron wrote:
nice!! its a male????

yes, 1.0 stands for male.
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PostSubject: Re: Parabuthus schlechteri   Parabuthus schlechteri Empty3/14/2010, 4:34 pm

I'm amazed at the quality of those blacklight pics! It's so hard to get them sharp unless you have a tripod and a scorpion that holds still.

I'm getting my SLR back next week -- what settings were you using on those blacklight shots?

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PostSubject: Re: Parabuthus schlechteri   Parabuthus schlechteri Empty3/14/2010, 6:07 pm

Mr. Mordax wrote:
I'm amazed at the quality of those blacklight pics! It's so hard to get them sharp unless you have a tripod and a scorpion that holds still.

I'm getting my SLR back next week -- what settings were you using on those blacklight shots?

i need a scorpion that holds perfectly still for all my shots, lightsetup and manual focusing takes a lot of time. most of the time, a setup is almost perfect, seconds away from taking the shot and the scorpion moves out of the frame... Mad it takes alot of patience!
a good trick is to place a transparent delicup over the scorpion and turn full photolight on from the back side. after circling the cup for some time, the scorpion will calm and set down facing the camera (away from the light in the back). rough focus and lights can be set thru the transparent delicup. after some time i carefully remove the cup, last focus and light correction and try to take as many shots i can get. usually i get 10-20 good pics out of 200-500 in one session.
most of my pics are taken in a flat bowl (17x13x4") with dark sand/clay substrate, so i'm able to turn and move the whole setup in front of the cam.

settings i used on my blacklight pics:
aperture: 18
shutter speed: 1 - 1.6 sec.
lightsources:
Scorpion Hunter PRO FLOOD II LE - UV Flashlight
or
Ultrafire WF-502B 1W - UV Flashlight

on blacklight shots (shutter >1"!!) it's important to use the mirror up or live view function of the SLR. otherwise, moving the 'heavy' mirror while releasing will shake the camera. i recommend remote release and tripod! Wink
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PostSubject: Re: Parabuthus schlechteri   Parabuthus schlechteri Empty3/14/2010, 6:12 pm

Awesome, thanks for the tips! My camera doesn't have the live preview, but we've got a remote so that should make things a little easier.

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PostSubject: Re: Parabuthus schlechteri   Parabuthus schlechteri Empty3/14/2010, 7:45 pm

$200 blacklight Shocked
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PostSubject: Re: Parabuthus schlechteri   Parabuthus schlechteri Empty3/14/2010, 8:27 pm

amazing pictures! what a beautiful scorpion, too! Parabuthus have such amazing metasomas!
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PostSubject: Re: Parabuthus schlechteri   Parabuthus schlechteri Empty3/16/2010, 12:00 am

Very nice!
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