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Happy Holidays From the Nations Capital

Happy Holidays from Simplyness.Com

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Statue of Benjamin Franklin

This statue of Benjamin Franklin stands on a pedestal in front of the Old Post Office Pavilion on the corner of 12th Street NW and Pennsylvania Avenue NW. It was sculpted in 1889 by Jacques Jouvenal. Franklin's statue was placed in front of the Old Post Office building because he was also a postmaster, appointed […]

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Candid Street Photography With A Wide Angle Zoom Lens

Crossing The Street – Washington DC Chinatown. EF-s 10-22mm @ 17mm Download Hi-Res | Buy Print As some of you may have known, I love to get close when I do candid street photography. Not just close, but sometimes, very close. I seldom use a telephoto simply because I want to capture a photograph of […]

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My Canon Camera Gear, Batch 2011

These are my camera and lenses after selling some that I don’t use. From left to right, first row: Canon EF 85mm f/1.8 USM Medium Telephoto Lens for Canon SLR Cameras with Third Party Compatible Lens Hood ET-65III from Amazon. – This lens is my go to lens for portraits, it’s small, lightweight, sharp. Also […]

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Workplace : Wall-E using my Wacomb Bamboo Pen Tablet. Day 28

Workplace: Wall-E using my Wacomb Bamboo Pen Tablet. Oh my goodness. Another last minute photo with Wall-E and my Wacomb CTL460 Bamboo Pen Tablet. This week was supposed to be all things workplace but instead, Wall-E became the focus of everything. LOL. Thanks Wall-E, I had fun working with him this week, he helped me […]

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Workplace: Wow Junk!!!. Wall-e Found Junk. Day 27

Today Wall-e was so eager to clean the storage room. Now I know why…. ManufacturerCanonModel NameCanon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XSExposure ProgramManualExposure Time1/60ISO200Focal Length39mmMetering ModeCenter weighted average

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Workplace: Two Thumbs UP. All Done with Network Installation. Day 26

This photo was created using the following: Canon EOS 20D Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 II Camera Lens Canon 430 EX II Speedlite More Info : Exposure Program : Manual Shutter Speed : 1/30 Aperture : F/9 ISO : 400 Lightsource : Off camera flash, ceiling bounce and white fluorescent light I appreciate any questions, inquiries, concerns […]

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Workplace: Wall-E Learning Networks Day 25

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Workplace: Wall-E Helping With Network Installation Day 24

Wall-E Helping With Network Installation. With the looks of it. He’s a little confuse which cable to use. This week, most photos are going to be something found in my workplace. It can be anything, from paper clips to network cables from routers to motherboards. ManufacturerCanonModel NameCanon EOS 20DExposure ProgramManualExposure Time1/60ISO200Focal Length48mmMetering ModePattern

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Color Week: Red. Day 19

More Info: Shutter Speed 1/80 Aperture F/8 ISO 100 ManufacturerCanonModel NameCanon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XSExposure ProgramManualExposure Time1/80ISO100Focal Length50mmMetering ModeCenter weighted average

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Color Week: Yellow. Day 18

Continuing on color week, today’s color is yellow. These are like those seal n clip bag clips that are use to seal snack bags and wrappers. I sat them on a black poster board and use an off camera flash to light the subject. I placed it a little to my left just infront of […]

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Random Colors. Day 17

I honestly don’t know what this is or what it is for. When I saw it on the table and find it really colorful and since this week is color week, I decided to use it for today’s photo of the day. Camera and Gear: Canon Rebel XS Tamron 17-50mm F/2.8 VC ManufacturerCanonModel NameCanon EOS […]

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Tiring Long Day. Day 13.

Tiring Long Day. Photo of the Day. Jan. 13, 2011. It almost 4pm, working in front of the computer for long hours isn’t fun, I was getting tired and sleepy, so I decided to make myself a freshly brewed coffee. While I was waiting, I suddenly remembered that I still don’t have something for my […]

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Dry Forest Day 5

So far I’m still able to keep up with my daily photo project for 2011. Two of my photo resolution or my goals for 2011 are to make a new picture everyday and try a new style of photography. So here it is and I hope you like it. Titled Dry Forest. This morning I […]

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Happy 2011 Everyone. Day 1

First Photo Upload for My 2011 Photo of The Day. I made this photo between 12:30AM and 1AM on New Years Day, I was thinking of making it in the morning, but why wait, there are a lot to photograph at this very moment, it’s right in front of me. All I needed to do […]

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Street Photography Tip, The Stutter Step

The Stutter Step, frequently used by many street photographers, is a simple technique doing a momentary pause or stop giving you just enough time to press the shutter and continue walking on as if nothing happen. Model NameCanon EOS 20DExposure Time1/503ISO200Focal Length17mm

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Candid Street Photography Tips

Taken at 23mm using a 17-50mm lens, 1/60sec, F/5.6, ISO 100 Today I’ll give a few tips on doing some straight shooting or what we call Candid Street Photography or Candid Street shots. In candid street photography you have to be as close as possible to your subject without being notice that you are taking […]

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The World War II Memorial -Washington DC Seen in Flickr Explore

World War II Memorial in Washington DC. Shot at 17mm using a Tamron SP AF 17-50mm F/2.8 VC   Seen in Flickr Explore June 29, 2010. Highest position #453. Thanks to all my flickr friends!!! 🙂 More info about this photo: Camera:  Canon Rebel XS Lens: Tamron AF 17-50mm F/2.8 SP VC Zoom Lens Aperture […]

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