April 8, 2011
The Infrared Ring II
April 8, 2011
The Infrared Ring. High Resolution Copy available in my Gallery, please click on the photo. This Infrared Photo was taken using a Sony DSC-V3 point and shoot camera. Aperture F/2.8, at 7mm, ISO 320, Shutter Speed 1/30. ManufacturerSONYModel NameDSC-V3Exposure ProgramNormal ProgramExposure Time1/30F Number3.2ISO250Focal Length9.9mmMetering ModeCenter weighted average
The Birds are Out!!!
December 28, 2010
This isn’t what I had in mind for my Photo of the day. I was surprised to see them back, as I can remember I usually start to see them around February. So I quickly grab my 20d and 70-200mm F/4 IS and my flash and went to the deck, luckily it isn’t that cold […]
Racing in the Snow? This isn’t right.
December 27, 2010
Shot at 50mm at F/9 in aperture priority, iso 400, On Camera Flash with 430EX II with Demb Diffuser pro Camera Gear : Canon Rebel XS Canon 430 EX II Speedlite Tamron 17-50mm F/2.8 VC II
Tow Mater Stranded
December 26, 2010
Snow is starting fall here in the east coast so what could be great subject for todays photo of the day. After seeing some snow that accumulated over the night, I immediately thought of bringing tow mater outside for a quick snap. Shot at 50mm at F/8 in aperture priority, iso 400, On Camera Flash […]
Santa Came and Ate the Cookies
December 25, 2010
Santa Came and Ate the Cookies. Did he, really? Merry Christmas everyone, It’s December 25, 2010. Are you enjoying it. I bet you all are. I am. This morning I woke up early around 5:45am, everyone else are still asleep. I went to the living room to turn off the all the lights on the […]
Macro/Close-ups of Christmas Ornaments
December 24, 2010
It’s vacation time, and what could be the best subject for my photo of the day in this time of year, Ornaments. Here are some of the photos I took this morning. I had tons of fun photographing these tiny cuties. You can see more here. Thanks and Merry Christmas to you all.
Lunar Eclipse Photos – Tuesday Dec. 21, 2010
December 21, 2010
Today I spent nearly two hours in the cold around 18-20deg taking photos of the Lunar Eclipse, this is my first time to take photos of an eclipse, and only the second time to witness such an amazing event. I was in and out of the house, there are times that it gets so cloudy […]
Christmas Lights Bokeh at the Capitol
December 19, 2010
Taken earlier today. My plan was to create an HDR Photo of this Christmas Tree. Maybe in the next few days I may be able to do it. For now, it’s bokeh spectacular. This wasn’t really on my plan. I was about to pack up and on my way out of the capitol grounds, with […]
Morning Dew – Day 236
August 24, 2010
I was enjoying my morning coffee in the backyard when I noticed the grass, “cool” morning dew. I immediately went back inside and grab my camera with a my 50mm 1.8 with and 31mm extension tube, I then took the shot crawling way below the ground. Gear: EF 50MM F/1.8 Pro Optic Budget Auto Extention […]
Dwellers Beneath the Bushes – Day 235
August 23, 2010
Part of the 2010 Daily Photo Project. I went to a nearby forest hoping to find some small creatures, and luckily I found one. Thank God. Gear: EF 28-135mm F/3.5-5.6 IS USM Pro Optic Budget Auto Extention Tube Set for Canon EOS SLR
Tendril – Just Beneath the Leaves – Day 234
August 22, 2010
Spent an hour in the pond nearby, I just sat on the bench looking afar, I suddenly noticed that I was staring blindly looking at nothing. I walk around, but cannot find anything that inspires me. Then I saw this hanging upside down just beneath the leaves of the tree infront me, and I new […]
April 29, 2010
There maybe times that you felt there aren’t any good subjects around you to take pictures of, or maybe you’re bored because you already have pictures of those, don’t worry, maybe all you need to do is move a little closer, or move back a little further or maybe you just have to Make Pictures. […]
April 20, 2010
inflightwith70-210mmf4-4020 Originally uploaded by sweetspot@f8 Here’s a photo of a bird in flight, taken with a fast shutter speed, of 1/500, because of the fast shutter speed, I was able to freeze or stop the action.
Patience is of the Essence When Using an Old Lens.
April 12, 2010
Birds at the DC Capitol Pond, originally uploaded by sweetspot@f8. Truly patience is your best friend when dealing with fast moving subjects while using an old lens. Taken with a Canon Rebel XS with the EF 70-210mm F/4.
January 31, 2010
Today I was set to take and post a photo that has something to do with macro and pointed objects, then I saw this pencils and I was fascinated by how these pencils were arranged.
A Close-up of Colorful Eggs
January 30, 2010
I saw this at a friends house in Alexandria, VA. We are not sure what they are called but, they look like Chinese ornaments to me. They are heavy and feels solid. Anyway, it was so beautiful and I really had to take a photo of it. Taken with my Tamron 17-50mm f/2.8 VC attached […]
January 23, 2010
Converse All Star
January 20, 2010
Yes, you are right I love Converse All Star Shoes, I have 5 pairs, this is one of them and I was thinking of something to photograph for today.