01 October 2017

Canon EF 100mm Macro Lens - Inside A Red Pepper, Cape Town

Canon EOS 70D / Canon EF 100mm f/2.8 Macro USM Lens
Canon EOS 70D / 100mm Macro Lens
Canon EOS 70D: Inside a Red Pepper - Cape Town

Objective: Demonstrating application of the Canon EF 100mm f/2.8 Macro USM lens in natural light (paired with the Canon EOS 70D body using ISO's between 640 - 3200).

Note: Photos are hand-held in Av mode without flash. Some cropping / minimum post-processing in Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 6.


Cape Town Shooting Location
Arnhem Milnerton, Cape Town

Canon DSLR / Flash Equipment

  • Canon EOS 70D DSLR camera body 
  • Canon EF 100mm f/2.8 USM Macro lens 

Av Mode - Aperture Priority Settings

  • Aperture f/2.8 - f/8 
  • Auto-ISO 640 - 3200 
  • Lens Autofocus off 
  • Manual Focus 
  • Shutter speed: various (auto in Av mode) 

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Canon EOS 70D / Canon EF 100mm f/2.8 Macro USM Lens
Canon EOS 70D / EF 100mm f/2.8 Macro USM Lens ISO 1250 f/8


Canon EOS 70D / Canon EF 100mm f/2.8 Macro USM Lens
Canon EOS 70D / EF 100mm f/2.8 Macro USM Lens ISO 640 f/5.6


Canon EOS 70D / Canon EF 100mm f/2.8 Macro USM Lens
Canon EOS 70D / EF 100mm f/2.8 Macro USM Lens ISO 3200 f/4


Canon EOS 70D / Canon EF 100mm f/2.8 Macro USM Lens
Canon EOS 70D / EF 100mm f/2.8 Macro USM Lens ISO 1600 f/2.8


Canon EOS 70D / Canon EF 100mm f/2.8 Macro USM Lens
Canon EOS 70D / EF 100mm f/2.8 Macro USM Lens ISO 3200 f/4


Canon EOS 70D / EF 100mm USM Macro Lens: Close-Up / Macro Flowers
Canon EOS 70D / EF 100mm USM Macro Lens: Close-Up / Macro Flowers