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D7200 + 70-300 AF-P DX
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cropped, sharpened, little white balance adjustment Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Remembering PRESTAGS
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Crested pigeons on my back power lines - all puffed up - it was cold. Walked to the pharmacy and unexpectedly saw kangaroos on the oval and even closer to Drakeford Drive on my way back. Indication of how little feed there must be and how dry it is. Also... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Remembering PRESTAGS
is that a hacking machine reflected in his lenses? St Puti the Just. (ie just ME St Puti, noone else ...)
Toggle Commented 2 days ago on Even Sharper at Remembering PRESTAGS
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so sharp this little 70-300 af-p ... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Remembering PRESTAGS
"Thygo is a better photographer than me" - I think that is not necessarily so. Full marks for those shots. Sure can get some surreal outputs too. I have read about HDR but never tried it yet - always seemed like another daunting software adventure ... Even for the D90 which has a bracketing setting. I always wanted to try this in dimly lit church interiors but still with bright light coming through high windows. (slow shutter speeds though, so tripod almost essential) But now cameras do it 'in camera' - D7200 does (but I still haven't tried it). You can also do bracketing to get your HDR starting images without a bracketing setting - though this is where the camera being on a tripod really helps so each image is of the same scene and angle. You set the aperture and then take several images in range from underexposed (eg -1.0EV, -0.7, -0.3, 0, +0.3 etc) ...
Maurice - Paul must make that for us at the next boyzweekend :-) seriously, looks yummpy. nice DOF with the prawn pics too
Toggle Commented 7 days ago on Saturday Lunch at Remembering PRESTAGS
the important Q is probably, how was the coffee?
Toggle Commented 7 days ago on Highs and lows at Remembering PRESTAGS
Very nice. "Why would you live anywhere else?" for less humidity :-) ... and less traffic
Toggle Commented 7 days ago on Midwinter in Sydney at Remembering PRESTAGS
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Running multiple lines of food preparation on Monday night ... Thought I had served them all up. Then part way through dinner, I could smell burning ... AAGH! The wedges were still in the oven ... Continue reading
Posted Jul 11, 2018 at Remembering PRESTAGS
Yum Yum Hmmm. I wonder if the Abduls of the world think the virgins in their paradise will be veiled or not?
Toggle Commented Jul 10, 2018 on Monday Morning Breakfast at Remembering PRESTAGS
yum yum do I see any rind there? :-)
Toggle Commented Jul 8, 2018 on Saturday Morning Breakfast at Remembering PRESTAGS
"It looks like Dinner for 3 days" yes. When there is just one of you, it pays to cook a few. No cocounut milk. Just peanut butter, honey and water ...
Toggle Commented Jun 16, 2018 on Dinner tonight at Remembering PRESTAGS
I did eat the end of a danish salami while I was cooking ... You don't need to worry about me becoming a vegetarian. I just make sure I eat vegies.
Toggle Commented Jun 14, 2018 on Dinner tonight at Remembering PRESTAGS
nope, just vegies this time.
Toggle Commented Jun 14, 2018 on Dinner tonight at Remembering PRESTAGS
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Crested pigeon, Ocyphaps lophotes, sitting on the crest of my roof this afternoon. They come to get a drink from the duck pond and normally nervous, flighty birds even on the roof, but this one stayed put for me. So impressed with the 70-300 AF-P. as shot cropped cropped some... Continue reading
Posted Jun 9, 2018 at Remembering PRESTAGS
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Shot last night. Raw to jpeg with a little sharpening, then cropped. Love this lens and this camera. Continue reading
Posted Jun 4, 2018 at Remembering PRESTAGS
I resorted to Google with your clues - light source, 5MP and macro. Is it this beastie? - Dino-Lite Edge AM7115MZTW 2X~50X 5.0MP Metal Handheld Macro Digital Microscope
Toggle Commented Jun 3, 2018 on Thygo Still Hasn't Guessed at Remembering PRESTAGS
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Lots of dogs this afternoon at the fields where the junior soccer practice is. Light was ordinary - late in the day and very cloudy. tried some shots of a couple of dogs running very fast at the far end of the fields - probably 200-250 metres away. D7200 +... Continue reading
Posted Jun 3, 2018 at Remembering PRESTAGS
none of your pictures are visible ...
Toggle Commented Jun 3, 2018 on Friendships and Lemons at Remembering PRESTAGS
135 or 180 (? can't remember the focal lengths of the bigger ones) macro lens Nikon 60mm micro (macro) lens? Nikon 105 micro lens (but I don't think the package on your office table was big enough ...)
tricksy he is precious ...
just read the post more closely - shot with 18-200 lens so that rules out Laowa super macro lens. front element (Canon 500D or similar) or extension tubes