Tag: spring

Fly and Stink Bug Dynamic Dou

This one was shot with my old Canon EOS 20D, the Canon EF 28-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS USM Lens, and the Pro Optic Budget Auto Extension Tube Set .

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Pouring Rain

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uAjWwsBGWF8[/youtube]

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Rain – Learning HD Video with the Canon EOS 60D Day 3

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-mVoE2HcCnY[/youtube]     In this test I use my Canon EF 70-200mm F/4 L IS USM to capture the scene.

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Rain and Flowers – Learning HD Video with the Canon EOS 60D Day 3

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ss3jVkqPafQ[/youtube] Video of the Day,03/24/2011       It was going to rain all morning according to forecast. I was having my morning coffee looking outside through the glass door when I noticed the beautiful flowers that has bloom overnight. It’s beautiful especially with the rain falling from the sky. Here I use my Canon […]

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Nature – Learning HD Video with the Canon EOS 60D Day 2

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5JjX4IWTTL4[/youtube]   2nd day to use the Canon Eos 60D Video Mode. Today I went out with my Canon EOS 60D and EF 85mm F/1.8 and my manfrotto monopod. Took some nature clips without sound. In this video clip I think I use 1/50 for shutter speed. Taken at 24fps. Gear : Canon EOS 60D […]

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Flowers – Learning HD Video with the Canon EOS 60D Day 1

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h2V9iK5iSj8[/youtube]   This is gonna be awesome. Now that I have the Canon EOS 60d, I better start to learn how to shoot HD Video with it. Here is a short clip taken with the ┬áCanon EOS 60D and EF 85mm F/1.8 and my manfrotto 680b monopod. Settings : Movie Exposure / Mode : Manual […]

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Photographing Wildlife In Your Backyard

Birds-08, originally uploaded by sweetspot@f8. Another photo taken from our backyard. Birds are active during spring time. You can find them playing around in the morning between 6 AM to maybe 10:30AM and in the after noon when it starts to cool down around 4:30PM until sunset. Camera : Canon Rebel XS Lens : EF […]

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Down on your knees

dandelions, they’re here, originally uploaded by sweetspot@f8. Have you ever felt bored about your pictures? Sometimes I do, until I disovered that there are a lot of things down there. Like many others I use to take photos on the eye level standing height, I only take photos of those things I can see, I […]

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Wildlife from the Backyard

Welcome Spring 2010-17, originally uploaded by sweetspot@f8. Take a moment each day, relax and observed in your backyard. You don’t have to go anywhere to look for great subjects to photograph. Just grab your camera, a chair, a cup of coffee and wait, you’ll be surprise that there are lots of things going on.

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Spring, time to bloom.

Everything is blooming most recklessly; if it were voices instead of colors, there would be an unbelievable shrieking into the heart of the night. ~Rainer Maria Rilke, Letters of Rainer Maria Rilke

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First Bloom

Where man sees but withered leaves, God sees sweet flowers growing. ~Albert Laighton 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 : 1/60sec at f /5.6 ISO : 200 Mode : Shutter Priority Book Suggestion: Fine Art Flower Photography: […]

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