Final Moments with my Canon EF 70-210mm F/4 Macro Telephoto Lens
January 24, 2011
Friday, Jan. 21, 2011. I have finally decided to sell my Canon EF 70-210mm and posted it on eBay for $155, this includes shipping and handling, and on Saturday at 11PM, it was sold. When I got this lens over a year ago, I said, I wasn’t going to sell it. It’s a keeper, I […]
Photos of Total Lunar Eclipse – Dec. 21, 2010
December 21, 2010
It was an amazing Tuesday morning experience witnessing the total eclipse of the moon- Dec. 21, 2010. Armed with a mug of hot chocolate, and my camera gear, I spent the next two hours in the cold(between 18-20deg) staring and taking photos of the this spectacular event. It is also today, that the winter solstice […]
Macro Mondays : Shooting Macro with a Telephoto Lens.
November 1, 2010
Taken using a Canon EF 70-200mm F/4 IS USM Lens Some have asks if a telephoto lens can be use in macro photography. The answer is certainly yes. The photo above was taken on a foggy summer morning using a Canon EF 70-200mm F/4 IS USM Lens. Although it’s not a real macro but a […]
Expression over perfection
September 3, 2010
Expression over perfection, originally uploaded by sweetspot@f8. I used to worry about stuff like getting the right aperture, getting the right shutter speed, what ISO for this and what mode should I use, in other words, I worry too much about getting the perfect photograph, and sometimes, it can be overwhelming. Then I realized that […]
Choosing Between the EF 70-200mm F/4L IS USM and the EF 70-300mm F/4-5.6 IS USM
May 3, 2010
For the past several months now I have been contemplating on getting the EF 70-200mm F/4L IS USM, but everytime I try to buy it, there’s still the feeling of hesitation, most likely because of the price, and the $500 EF 70-300mm F/4-5.6 IS USM. Don’t get me wrong, the Ef 70-300mm was my first […]
EF 70-210mm F/4 Low Light Performance, Impressive Despite It’s Old Age and Limitations.
April 5, 2010
Yesterday I had the opportunity to watch the Ringling Bros. Circus. I brought my Tamron 17-50mm F/2.8 VC, EF 85mm F/1.8 and my only telephoto the EF 70-210mm F/4 Macro. 90% of the time I was using the EF 70-210mm, the 85mm was sleeping in the bag all time. I was impressed with the performance […]
Canon Lens Mugs. Wow. I want one!!!
March 29, 2010
Have you guys seen this? Canon Lens Mug??? From CanonMugs dot Com. The thing is I’m not so sure if this site is for real or a scam, there are no contact info whatsoever on the sellers site. The seems suspicios and there are no news about this Canon Lens Mugs on the canon usa […]