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.
This spring break we took 72(!) students to Puerto Rico as part of our Leadership Academy. Of course it was also an […]
When the weather gets wet around here mushrooms come out. My son pointed out this clutch of mushrooms just this morning.
On mother’s day we met my mother and my 93 year old grandmother just over the Potomac River in West Virginia. On […]
This year I read a number of articles about proper techniques for taking pictures of fireworks. One key element that I could […]