This morning as the sun came up the dew was thick upon the grass and near me was the camera with the 200-500mm lens on it. Nikon says it is good for macro photography so why not? Being a 6 pound lens it is a bit unwieldy for a lot of close work (close being relative, roughly 5 feet away) but it did yield nice, crisp shots with beautiful bokeh even at f5.6.
On mother’s day we met my mother and my 93 year old grandmother just over the Potomac River in West Virginia. On […]
Today was tennis! The tennis courts are in Spring Creek Park which has, wouldn’t you know it, a creek running through it. […]
I have had the good fortune of being able to spend this month with my family in Freiburg, Germany to do research […]
We took a group of students from our Presidential Leadership Academy to Gettysburg. We had a great tour with two retired colonels […]