Category: Urban

The American Bullfrog

This photo was taken at the National Zoo in Washington DC. They have a small pond there with water lily’s and you’ll see these bullfrogs there. Photo was taken with my Canon EOS 60D and the Canon EF 70-200mm f/4 L IS USM in aperture priority at F/4, 1/250, iso 320.

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Macro Flowers and Nature Gallery

    Shot with the Olympus PEN E-PL1 and the Sigma 19mm F/2.8 DN lens I have been busy this past weeks that’s why I have not written posts regularly and I’m also slowly moving my gallery and store to 500px. If all goes well 500px will be my main platform for selling my photos. […]

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Canon EOS Deals at B&H Photo

Canon EOS 6D DSLR Camera (Body Only) for only $ 1,507.00 INCLUDES FREE SanDisk 16GB SDHC Memory Card Ultra Class 10 UHS-1 Canon 200DG Deluxe Gadget Bag Watson LP-E6 Lithium-Ion Battery Pack (7.4V, 1750mAh) Oben ACM-2400 4-Section Aluminum Monopod Total Value $145.85

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It’s Here…NIKON Df DSLR CAMERA & Nikon Special Edition AF-S NIKKOR 50mm f/1.8G AF-S Lens

Introducing the New Nikon DF! 16.2 MP Full Frame Sensor! Solid body construction with a retro look and feel! Standard Nikon F-mount with a Pentaprism viewfinder. Now Available for Pre-Order ** Nikon Df DSLR CAMERA (Black) ** Nikon Df DSLR CAMERA (Silver) ** Nikon Df DSLR CAMERA (Black) with 50mm F1.8 LENS ** Nikon Df […]

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Canon EOS 6D Main Features

Main Features of Canons new Entry Level Full Frame 20.2mp DSLR: Digic 5+ 20.2 MP Full-Frame CMOS Sensor DSLR and EF24-105mm f4L IS USM Lens 11 Point AF points, 63-zone Dual-Level Metering Sensor (Better than 5dmk 2) continuous shooting up to 4.5 frames per second (Faster than 5dmk2)  ISO Performance : from 100-25600 with a […]

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Download the iLuminance Lightroom Preset

Download Hi-Res | Buy Print   I created a Lightrom 4 Preset for the Luminance settings I applied to the photo on yesterday's posts and I'm making it available for everyone to use. You can apply it into your photos and see what happens, adjust the sliders to tweak.   ManufacturerOLYMPUS IMAGING CORP.Model NameE-PL1Exposure ProgramAperture PriorityExposure Time1/200F […]

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Rush Hour

Rush Hour Originally uploaded by sweetspot@f8 This photo was taken on April 26, 2009 inside the Lincoln Memorial. I was observing all the people that are coming in and out of the Lincoln Hall, as tourist we all have one thing in common, we want to take pictures President Abraham Lincoln and capture that very […]

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Motion

Colors-2, originally uploaded by sweetspot@f8. Taken with my Canon Rebel XS 10.1MP Digital SLR Camera with Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS SLR Lens, in Aperture Priority Mode set at F/5.6 at 43mm using ISO 100. With my Aperture set at F/5.6, the camera automatically set the Shutter Speed to 1/13 of a second, which cause […]

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Light Illuminates, Shadows Define

In photography it is important to learn to use the available light, if we take time to learn to see the light and the direction of light we can create images in our own mind before we even take the picture. Taken with a Sony Point and Shoot DSC-T20 ISO : 80 Focal Length : […]

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Train in Motion

I’m so honored that this photo has been chosen to be included as one of ShutterPhoto.Net’s 10 Most Interesting Photos of SP@Flickr Pool (2009) Thanks to D. Travis North Camera and Gear: Camera : Canon Rebel XS 10.1MP Digital SLR Camera Focal Length : 34mm Lens : Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS SLR Lens Tripod […]

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World War II Memorial and Lincoln Memorial

Equipments I Used when I shot this photo: Camera : Canon Rebel XS 10.1MP Digital SLR Camera with EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS Lens (Black) ManufacturerCanonModel NameCanon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XSExposure ProgramShutter PriorityExposure Time1/200F Number14ISO100Focal Length54mmMetering ModeCenter weighted average

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The Capitol at Night

Camera : Canon Rebel XS 10.1MP Digital SLR Camera with EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS Lens (Black) Lens : Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS SLR Lens Photo Processing and Management App: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 2 How I ended up with the final photo: This photo was taken in late Spring of 2009 at around 8:00 PM […]

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Lincoln Memorial at Night

Camera : Canon Rebel XS 10.1MP Digital SLR Camera with EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS Lens (Black) Lens : Sigma 70-300mm f/4-5.6 DG APO Macro Telephoto Zoom Lens for Canon SLR Cameras Photo Processing and Management App: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 2 software is essential for today’s digital photography workflow. Now you can quickly import, process, manage, […]

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The Photograper’s Right

Not a Crime : Photo by shellygrrl A Downloadable Flyer Explaining Your Rights When Stopped or Confronted for Photography By: Bert P. Krages II | Attorney At Law The Photographer’s Right is a downloadable guide that is loosely based on the Bust Card and the Know Your Rights pamphlet that used to be available on […]

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The Ever Increasing War on Photography

Photo By Photographer Padawan. Photography is not a crime. Because of the ever increasing issue on the War Against Photography and Photographers, I have decided to compile the articles that were written by others about this issue: Who Started the War On Photography – By Scotte Bourne The War on Photography. By Bruce Schneier War […]

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Capitol Building

Camera : Canon Rebel XS 10.1MP Digital SLR Camera with EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS Lens (Black) Lens : Sigma 70-300mm f/4-5.6 DG APO Macro Telephoto Zoom Lens for Canon SLR Cameras Book Recommendation: Here is a another great book by David duChemin. VisionMongers: Making a Life and a Living in Photography For those who want […]

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Window Shopping

Camera : Canon Rebel XS 10.1MP Digital SLR Camera with EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS Lens (Black) Lens : Canon EF 28-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS USM Standard Zoom Lens for Canon SLR Cameras Book Recommendation: For those of you who are interested in Documentary Photography / Photo Journalism, here is a great book for you. Witness in […]

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In Motion with Metro

Camera : Canon Rebel XS 10.1MP Digital SLR Camera with EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS Lens (Black) Lens : Canon EF 28-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS USM Standard Zoom Lens for Canon SLR Cameras Book Recommendation: The Digital Photography Book By Scott Kelby Scott Kelby, the man who changed the “digital darkroom” forever with his groundbreaking, #1 bestselling, […]

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Unlimited Ads

Camera : Canon Rebel XS 10.1MP Digital SLR Camera with EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS Lens (Black) Lens : Canon EF 28-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS USM Standard Zoom Lens for Canon SLR Cameras Book Recommendation: The Digital Photography Book By Scott Kelby Scott Kelby, the man who changed the “digital darkroom” forever with his groundbreaking, #1 bestselling, […]

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The Snow Bear on the Job

Camera : Canon Rebel XS 10.1MP Digital SLR Camera with EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS Lens (Black) Lens : Canon EF 28-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS USM Standard Zoom Lens for Canon SLR Cameras Book Recommendation: The Digital Photography Book By Scott Kelby Scott Kelby, the man who changed the “digital darkroom” forever with his groundbreaking, #1 bestselling, […]

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