Tag: ef 70-210mm F4

Final Moments with my Canon EF 70-210mm F/4 Macro Telephoto Lens

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 […]

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Macro Mondays : Shooting Macro with a Telephoto Lens.

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 […]

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Fly Free

Motion: Fly Free Originally uploaded by sweetspot@f8 This was my first attempt to photograph birds, this was taken December of 2009. That day when I went out, my only intentions are to take bird photos. I just got the Canon EF 70-210mm F/4 lens and really wanted to try it out. I used to have […]

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For Sale Canon EF 70-210mm F/4 Macro Lens

This Lens was sold on Jan. 23, 2011. Thank you. After much thought and deliberation, I finally decided to sell my fix F/4 aperture EF 70-210mm F/4 Macro Lens for a flat price of $150.00. This includes free shipping and handling. This is way below the price compared to those that are currently for sale […]

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How To Take Photos of the Moon

The first thing I want you to remember is that the moon is very bright, therefore nightime exposure isn’t the answer.

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Be One With Nature. There are Beautiful Creatures Around You.

The world is full of beautiful creatures, you can take photos of wildlife just about anywhere. You can go to a local pond, parks or even a local river near you and take photos of ducks and birds.

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Freezing Action

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.

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Patience is of the Essence When Using an Old Lens.

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.

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EF 70-210mm F/4 Low Light Performance, Impressive Despite It’s Old Age and Limitations.

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 […]

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One Spring Afternoon – HDR

One Spring Afternoon, originally uploaded by sweetspot@f8. I was confined inside the house all week because of a heel injury. It prevented me from moving and doing a lot of things, including taking photos, but yesterday, when I look at the window I saw the this tree right out my windows and can’t really resist […]

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DIY DSLR Camera & Lens Rain Cover / Coat

I’m Glad I have Glad in the kitchen. During rainy season or any season, it’s always a good idea to have a ziplock or glad freezer bags in your camera bag. You can use it to cover your camera and lens from rain, just cut a hole on the other end, and you now have […]

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Update on my Canon EF 70-210mm F4

Read my first post about this lens here. It has been more than three months since I got this lens last december, and the more I use this lens, the more I like it. I mentioned before that I will replace it, when i have the money to upgrade, but now, I decided, I’ll keep […]

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Who’s Wired??? I’m Not… – Day 9

My Gadgets from left to right, Lenovo Ideapad S10, Dell Vostro 1500 with Intel Core 2 Duo T5470, BlackBerry Pearl Flip 8220 , Samsung Impression a877 Phone, (AT&T), T-Mobile Dash, Sony DSC-V1 Cyber-shot 5MP Digital Camera w/ 4x Optical Zoom and the most important Starbucks Coffee can’t go on without it,¬†oh and you should try […]

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Canon Rebel XS on ICE – Day 7

This is my Canon Rebel XS with the EF 70-210mm F/4 lens from the 80s. A sweet sweet lens. I posted this photo at the Digital Photography School for their Weekly Assignment. This weeks topic is Show Us Your Camera.

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Lights in The Dark – Day 6

These little blinkys are from my raid hard drive, my gigabit switch, voip box and Verizon Fios router. Camera : Canon Rebel XS 10.1MP Digital SLR Camera (Black)

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COMBUSTION – Photo No. 5 of My 365 Day Photo Project

Camera : Canon Rebel XS 10.1MP Digital SLR Camera (Black)

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PIZZAAA – Photo No. 4 of My 365 Day Photo Project

Camera : Canon Rebel XS 10.1MP Digital SLR Camera (Black)

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Shivering

A couple of days after I got my new Canon EF 70-210mm F4 lens, I decided to give it a test. This bird was one of the first 5 shots I took with the new lens. I noticed that she was just standing there on top of the snow and not moving, a few seconds […]

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ROW – Photo No. 3 of My 365 Day Photo Project

Camera : Canon Rebel XS 10.1MP Digital SLR Camera (Black)

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Photo No. 2 of My 365 Day Photo Project

Camera : Canon Rebel XS 10.1MP Digital SLR Camera (Black)

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