Posts Tagged ‘Nikkor’

A Stolen Moment

September 23rd, 2009

When I was going through my photo albums sorting and choosing the pictures that would go onto my main website there were a number of shots that I enjoy immensely that nevertheless never made the final cut, for whatever reason.

Such as this stolen moment here.

I took this off one of the islands dotted around Abu Dhabi. I made a goodly number of pictures that day, but this is one of the small handful that speak to me.

I like the colours, play of light and delicacy of the unguarded gesture…

A Stolen Moment

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Up Close and Personal

September 5th, 2009

Lineup

I’d been looking to try my hand at the world of close-up (macro) photography. So a few days ago I added a new piece of glass to my gear: a AF-S VR Micro-Nikkor 105mm f/2.8G IF-ED.

If you’re interested, you can find a review of the lens here.

Crystal

I took it out for a test run after purchasing it. I must say, it’s rapidly becoming one of my favourite lenses – and for portraiture, too.

Here are some of the results from my first shoot with the lens.

Brown Leafy

Shed leaves and root

Legion

Shark-Fin Leaf

Icy

Eye Am Watching You

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