Thanks for responding with a wealth of information.
Originally Posted by Urmas R.
At present, I'm not so much into "Macro" (i.e. 1:1 or greater) as in "close focus" (i.e., up to 1:2). This should be challenge enough for me for a while. Most of my subjects will be much larger than insect size (flowers, leaves, nuts, cones, bark etc.)
I admire the photographers who produce amazing true Macros ( check out this guy http://2photo.ru/2008/05/20/krupnym_...iwanowicz.html ), but I doubt I would have the required determination to overcome the associated difficulties (exceedingly shallow depth of field especially).
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