Macro Match

September 15, 2005

It's really quite hard to hold a burning match in the narrow plane-of-focus afforded by f/2.8 and an extension tube. Mind you, it's even harder to hold it still in the longer exposure time demanded by a smaller aperture.

For Macroday's 'Fire' challenge.

Detail: Nikon 105mm 1:2.8 macro, 52.5mm extension tube, f/2.8, 1/50s, ISO 800.