Tag Archives: CombineZP

Helicon Focus versus CombineZP and some early attempts at macro 3D

At £0.00 CombineZP represents excellent value but having played with Helicon Focus in the past, I wanted to get some idea of how well it worked by comparison. I had forgotten that you can get a month’s free trial of … Continue reading

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Focus stacking – lessons learnt

I think I am beginning to get the measure of the Nikon R1C1 speed-light commander kit/SB-R200 speed-lights, SB-R200 speed-lights, CombineZP and my home-built focus rail. The first lesson I learnt was that the R1C1 kit is fantastically capable. Set to … Continue reading

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CombineZP – do the different methods of combining stacks make any difference?

Well, this is interesting because as I write, I really don’t know the answer. Today, I made a stack of 50 photos at 60um (0.06mm) intervals. I then rejected a few frames on the basis that they were in front … Continue reading

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