Tag: capitol grounds

U.S. Capitol Architectural Drawings from the East Side

Art of the Capitol, originally uploaded by sweetspot@f8. Taken from the East Side, the photo above is just one of the many achitectural drawings you can find in the Capitol. I enjoy taking photos of this art masterpiece, lots of details, textures, it’s just magnificent. ManufacturerCanonModel NameCanon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XSExposure ProgramManualExposure Time1/80ISO400Focal Length55mmMetering 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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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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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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The Capitol

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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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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