Bees in flight

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  1. Lord Commander

    Lord Commander TPF Noob!

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    Took these with my Fujifilm X-T2 and XF 16mm lens. Heavy crop on them but really pleased with the result!


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    Fujidave They Call me the wanderer Supporting Member

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    Two great shots even with the crop, I here great things about that 16mm.
     
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    Super sharp and shooting insects with a 16mm? Impressive. I love the xt2 AF. Can I ask what settings you were using for AF?
     
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    Well caught....
     
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    Love the portable pollenators!
     
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    Very good shots. Love the bee all covered in pollen.
     
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  7. Lord Commander

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    Hello! The 16mm has a close focus, (I believe 15cm is the closest) and for fucus settings I had single point focus. I simply put the camera in burst mode and focused on the bee when it was on the flower, then burst shot when it flew away.

    Thanks everyone for your fine comments!
     
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    no.2 is gorgeous
     
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