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.
In addition to the reenactment of the Battle of Gettysburg there is also the simple beauty of the countryside.
Near my house there is a overflow pond full of reeds. A few weeks ago hundreds of small birds were there (starlings, […]
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For Episcopalians in the southeast Sewanee, the home of the University of the South, is considered the “Holy Mountain.” I am spending […]