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Forumsnow 01-20-2013 03:59 AM

Macro+ oebt = awesome!
 
Got one the $5 macro lens kits for my iPod, very impressed. Need to find a way to keep iPod steady when taking pic. They look a lot better right before I hit the button. Have had these for about a week

Nice deep blue
http://i1174.photobucket.com/albums/...059BF4D5CC.jpg

A lighter blue trying to ride a darker
http://i1174.photobucket.com/albums/...0530E5AD23.jpg

Real little baby.
http://i1174.photobucket.com/albums/...050068AF59.jpg

Will add some more tomorrow. Really loving the oebts.

CPD 01-20-2013 04:01 AM

Great photos!


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rodcuda 01-20-2013 04:13 AM

Nice!

Forumsnow 01-20-2013 04:28 AM

Thanks!

Kinection 01-20-2013 07:02 AM

Just wondering, where did you get the
macro lens?

sapphoqueen 01-20-2013 08:27 AM

me too :P

Forumsnow 01-20-2013 11:58 AM

Amazon. There are a bunch of them. They just stick on with a magnet. It came with the macro, a wide angle and a fish eye. I think it was like $5 with $5 shipping. It came from Hong Kong so it took like 3 weeks to come but totally worth the wait. It's no $3k setup macro pics, but it is way cool to be able to see the shrimp better than your eyes can.

Soothing Shrimp 01-20-2013 02:58 PM

Do you think this would work on a regular point and shoot camera?

Forumsnow 01-20-2013 04:43 PM

I don't think so as the lens are tiny. But they would work on any phone or iPad I would think. Took some more.
This is a nice blue taken this morning, lights off with a large flashlight, on a ial.
http://i1174.photobucket.com/albums/...E0EFC3A5B4.jpg

Little lighter blue
http://i1174.photobucket.com/albums/...E0ED031C2A.jpg

This little blonde loves the camera.
http://i1174.photobucket.com/albums/...E0EA3A4E02.jpg

I think this is a malawa can anyone confirm this? I have 3 of them in there, had 4. But one berried up and died 2 days later, this was like a month ago.
http://i1174.photobucket.com/albums/...E0E402364E.jpg

A nice supreme red. This lens was the only way I was able to see one was actually saddled.
http://i1174.photobucket.com/albums/...059F379CEC.jpg

And finally my dwarf puffer Whitey Magee.
http://i1174.photobucket.com/albums/...E0E79BF079.jpg

Kinection 01-20-2013 05:16 PM

Which model is it? Fisheye?
I just want one of the lens. :p
Or could you give me a link?
:o

CoffeeLove 01-20-2013 07:16 PM

Pics are okay

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Overgrowth 01-21-2013 01:15 AM

Nice shrimp and HC carpet! My two favorite things. :)

Forumsnow 01-21-2013 10:59 AM

Thanks overgrowth, the hc seems to be loving the lower light for some reason, having to trim a section oncea week.

http://www.amazon.com/gp/aw/d/B0073C...r=8-10&pi=SL75
That is just one of the options. Just search iPhone macro lens in amazon.

h4n 01-21-2013 12:44 PM

How the OEBT doing man?

Forumsnow 01-21-2013 06:30 PM

2 weeks now and not a single loss so far Han. Fingers crossed lol. They are growing at a pretty good clip and are constantly out and foraging. Really awesome shrimp. On a bad note I'm down to 5 supreme reds from 12. Not sure what's going on thought cherrys were supposed to be bullit proof??


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