This past week I was in Europe, in Germany and the Netherlands. Thursday I was stuck inside all day due to rain, but after dinner the rain let up and I went out with my camera and the very nice (and relatively inexpensive) Tokina AF 12-24mm f/4 AT-X 124 Pro DX II Lens. This is about half the price ($495) of the Nikon equivalent and is a solid, great performing lens. The challenge I set for myself was to just use this lens, no switching, forcing me to think in wide angle terms. The f4 setting let in a fair amount of light and the D7000 range resulted in (I think) decent photos.
We travelled up to the small island of Föhr, off the northwest coast of Germany in the Nordsee and part of the […]
It’s Thursday so it is tennis and back to Spring Creek park. This time the Boy wore his swimsuit and we waded […]
This past week I had the pleasure of taking my family and 50-some students to the Grand Canyon. I took 1401 shots […]
We had a great tournament at Penn State this past weekend. A little rain wouldn’t stop these guys (and gals), oh no!