puff-ball macro (x12 focus stake)

in Fungi Lovers3 months ago (edited)

A little excercise in macro photography:
this puffball capture was made by stitching 12 separate images (automatically).

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location: Russian countryside October 2020 natural lighting
camera/lens: Canon 5D Sigma 150mm raw-conv.
f 3.5 t 1/100 ISO 800 x12 focus stake

I am not 100% happy with the result (it is not breath-taking and something remarkable), but more or less... quite good. And its definitely better than some of my previous takes (staked from 2-3 separate shots). What do you think, mates?

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I collected some not too matured ones (planned to try frying them on a pan)...

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...but they turned out to be rather matured and not white inside, which means they already not suit for cooking purposes. So, next try maybe will take place next season.

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Don't they look sympatico?


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I think it came out pretty cool! I have never tried stacking photos myself.
Happy #fungifriday :)

I am jealous this year has been bad for puffballs as the rain has been to light this fall.

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Fantastic macro puffball photos ..!
@qwerrie
I haven't seen any this year 🙁.
Thank you for sharing yours..!! 😊😊
:-D

oh? it is season for them since August, i am sure they are very common and wide-spread all around the globe, you should meet them by this time... i think.

happy #FungiFriday, Anne!

I have normally seen them by now...!!!!
But I'm seeing other mushrooms I don't usually see very often.
A strange year in many different ways.
:-D
Happy Fungi Friday..!
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hello dear friend @qwerrie good night
Don't be so demanding with yourself, the image turned out great. Congratulations
I appreciate very much that you showed us these beautiful photographs
have a wonderful night and a great weekend

mushroom picture is very beautiful and cool. I really like it..success.

Very beautiful photos. I don't usually take them to eat. And you ?

I dont take them too, better say: I never used to, but since last year I know they are edible, I decided to try - and when I find those in sufficient amount I pick up them. But they turned to be matured more than needed to be good for cooking. So, this certain basket went to trash (unfortunately). Maybe next time I will find them with better timing! And, The question also is to find not 2-3, but quantaty suitable for cooking purposes. And they should not be picked after a heavy rain - after which they may be like tasteless texture-less jelly inside...

glad you enjoyed the photos. are those 'mystique mushrooms' too?