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Happy Holidays From the Nations Capital

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The Beauty of the Capitol Dome

The Beauty of the Capitol Dome, originally uploaded by sweetspot@f8. Marvelous, as you can see, the beauty of the Capitol really shines in low light. This photo of the Capitol Dome was taken from the east side during summer at 8.53pm right after sunset. ManufacturerCanonModel NameCanon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XSExposure ProgramShutter PriorityExposure Time1/20ISO400Focal Length25mmMetering ModeCenter […]

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HDR Photograph of the U.S. Capitol Building, East side steps and Dome

The U.S. Capitol, originally uploaded by sweetspot@f8. HDR photograph of the Capitol Dome and East Side steps. Processed using the free opensource HDR tool Picturenaut. While I was going through each images in my Lightroom Catalog, I notice that I have multiple shots of this photo with different exposure, I was really planning to create […]

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The U.S. Capitol East Side

The U.S. Capitol, originally uploaded by sweetspot@f8. Here is another photo of the Capitol from the North end, this is actually the front side of the Capitol. Security on this side is very tight. You will see a number of Capitol Police officers walking around the area. ManufacturerCanonModel NameCanon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XSExposure ProgramManualExposure Time1/50ISO100Focal […]

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The U.S. Capitol After Sunset

The U.S. Capitol After Sunset, originally uploaded by sweetspot@f8. The U.S. Capitol is the place where the U.S. Congress meet. It is located in the East end of The National Mall. It is among the most architecturally impressive and symbolic buildings in the world. Begun in 1793, the Capitol has been built, burnt, rebuilt, extended, […]

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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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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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DC Capitol Building

Camera : Sony DSC-V1 Cyber-shot 5MP Digital Camera w/ 4x Optical Zoom Nightshot : Enabled to remove the IR blocking filter IR Filter : Opteka HD² 58mm R72 720nm Infrared X-Ray IR Filter Below are the stuff that I used to capture this image in infrared: Opteka HD² 58mm R72 720nm Infrared X-Ray IR Filter […]

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Ghosts on Capitol Grounds

Camera : Sony DSC-V1 Cyber-shot 5MP Digital Camera Nightshot : Enabled to remove the IR blocking filter IR Filter : Opteka HD² 58mm R72 720nm Infrared X-Ray IR Filter Below are the stuff that I used to capture this image in infrared: Opteka HD² 58mm R72 720nm Infrared X-Ray IR Filter or Hoya 58mm RM-72 […]

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Capitol at Dusk

Camera : Canon Rebel XS 10.1MP Digital SLR Camera Focal Length : 55 mm Lens : Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS SLR Lens Exposure : 1/6 sec at f /5.6 ISO : 200 Mode : Shutter Priority

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U.S. Capitol Building in Infrared

Camera : Sony DSC-V1 Cyber-shot 5MP Digital Camera Nightshot : Enabled to remove the IR blocking filter IR Filter : 52mm, 950nm IR Filter Lens Filter Tube : 52mm Focal Length : 72mm ISO : 200 Exposure : 1/20sec. at f/2.8 Taken on a Cloudy/Overcast day, not much sunlight

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