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by jump1127 / April 2, 2007 1:45 AM PDT
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by taboma / April 14, 2010 9:05 AM PDT

Thanks Joe,

-Kevin

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Very Nice
by snapshot2 Forum moderator / April 2, 2007 9:39 AM PDT

Having such pretty subjects should make your photo sessions a joy.

Shooting with such as shallow depth of field must keep you on your toes.

Enjoyed the photos.

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Photos Showing the Capabilities of the Nikon D40
by abqstyle / April 4, 2007 3:26 AM PDT

I am so happy with the results I get from the Nikon D40. The kit lens, and budget friendly Nikon 55-200mm AF-S lens are stellar performers. Here are flower macros taken with the Nikon D40 and the 55-200mm lens. I also used a Nikon 3t close-up diopter with the 55-200mm on some shots to get in closer and get a very shallow depth of field. Wonderful results!

http://www.abqstyle.com/new_mexico_photos_4/new_mexico_photo_37.htm

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Very nice photos and......
by snapshot2 Forum moderator / April 4, 2007 9:00 AM PDT

an interesting method of protecting your images.

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Macro Flower Pictures
by eric fedewa / February 20, 2009 5:03 AM PST

Beautiful!

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Wow..
by jump1127 / April 4, 2007 5:14 PM PDT

Nice shooting ! Nikon DSLR camera always shows the extreme contrast and colorful lighting which I eventually like for macro and landscape photography.

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Awesome photos,,care to share some advice
by watto star / May 8, 2007 4:59 PM PDT

Those pictures are awesome, what kind of lense do you use. How did you manage to make your pictures softer, i really enjoy taking pictures of orchids. Do you edit your photos?

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Such a shallow depth of field
by watto star / July 2, 2007 9:07 AM PDT

I really enjoyed looking at those photos of the flowers.

But such a shallow depth of field that makes a very creative and softer and smooth feels to the flowers. I wouldnt approve of so much saturation and gamut because it tends to leave photos ver undetailed and bland, whereas if you keeps it toned down a little bit the photo becomes curious and interesting to look at.

I being a flower and nature photographer myself is looking for a macro lens. I have used a few of my friends macro lenses and it seriously is like looking into another world, it some how makes your focused subjest looks big and your prefferably background look so tiny. Great photos though. I have a nikon d40 and it come with the kit lens.

Seeya

-Aidan

>>>>>>>>>>Cheers<<<<<<<<<

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Such a shallow depth of field?
by taboma / July 3, 2007 3:43 PM PDT

-Aidan,
Thanks for your reply. I do not have a digital Nikon. Only a Canon SD500. Most of my Canon shots are pretty good. Not as superior to my 35mm Nikon.
Depth of field I like to play around with. I do happen to loose the detail of the background and concentrate on the detail of the flower.
You are right about loosing the size comparison unless shooting some other flower along with it, such as Baby's Breath. Seems that flower goes well with anything that you photograph. Unobtrusive and adds a softness to the photo. That way you can judge how large the main flower is that you photograph.

I am glad to see that you choose flowers and the challenge associated with it. I like to shoot on a foggy or hazy day early in the morning. noon-time is bad for me. Mid-afternoon the flower often is cooked by the sun in summer and not worth it to photograph at all.

I wish that I took this photo. Not sure who did. Wonderful photo and a once in a life-time opportunity. Wild! I congratulate this photographer.

http://img339.imageshack.us/img339/7348/dolphinssurfingcc9.jpg

-Kevin

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Nice one
by vijendrasnv / September 9, 2009 6:35 AM PDT

Hi,
Well i have the reviewed the site.
Very nice pics.
Like the quality of snaps.
Thanks for sharing .

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Amazing
by Conroysimon / May 3, 2010 9:59 PM PDT

What an Amazing photo!!!

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Amazing
by PaaKDown / June 9, 2010 3:16 PM PDT
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This is really effective.

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Photos Showing the Capabilities of the Nikon D40
by taboma / April 15, 2008 3:33 PM PDT

abqstyle,
That is nice! Good color to view after a cold winter.
Take me to my garden and start shooting.

-Kevin

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A magnificent machine
by eftelyaecrin / June 23, 2010 9:12 PM PDT

really amazing photos. Use this machine to everyone in life should be the most beautiful moments captured.

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abqstyle: Nikon D40
by taboma / July 15, 2010 3:51 PM PDT

Donald, Nice photos.
I also liked the way you handled the copy write issue. Clever.

-Kevin

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Good stuff everyone!! Please share more...
by Lee Koo (ADMIN) CNET staff/forum admin / April 5, 2007 2:58 AM PDT

If any of you would like to share any of your photos, please be our guest and post them here. I've made this post a sticky to encourage our members from shutterbugs to newbies to show us your work.

Please make sure the photos you share follow our forum policies (G rated photos only please) and please no advertisements.

Thanks folks and enjoy!!

-Lee

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Photos shot with the Canon Rebel XT
by abqstyle / April 5, 2007 12:49 PM PDT

Here are Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta photos shot with the Canon Rebel XT & kit lens. At the time I purchased the Rebel XT, I was using a Samsung GX-1L (same as the Pentax *ist DL) DSLR, that I was not happy with. The Canon produces punchy, noise free images. The kit lens can yield respectable photos if you always stop it down to f8. They only complaint I had about the Canon (call me vain) was the cheap look and feel of the body. For $700 I wanted a more professional handling camera.

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Very nice.. indeed.
by jump1127 / April 5, 2007 1:26 PM PDT

Nice Shooting.. Enjoy your pictures..

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cheers
by coolhand37z / May 24, 2009 11:44 PM PDT
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thanks for that guys!

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Photos shot with the Canon Rebel XT
by taboma / June 12, 2007 12:15 PM PDT

abqstyle.
Nice photos. Enjoyed them.
I think part of the excitement with photographing those balloons is the noise from the propane units used to fill them up. And the hundreds all launching at once.
I was at a balloon launch in Colorado Springs at sunrise. Exciting to view.

-Kevin

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Great sea photo
by pass147 / August 11, 2008 8:20 PM PDT
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Great Sea Photo?
by taboma / August 12, 2008 2:45 PM PDT
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pass147, WOW!! Keep them coming.
It is amazing to view how an Aircraft Carrier is protected. Great example at sea. Thanks,

-Kevin

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Great Sea Photos?
by taboma / August 12, 2008 3:20 PM PDT
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pass147, Naval Formation revisited?
With a little help from Photoshop.
http://img380.imageshack.us/my.php?image=navalformationpc1.jpg

Imagine what it would take to stage this photo shoot!? Impressive.
Photo probably taken out of a C-130 or C-17 cargo bay.
NEAT!! Send us the link from the original photo that has not been downsized.

-Kevin

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Really neat stuff
by jump1127 / August 12, 2008 3:50 PM PDT
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I really like the photo. I must have been shot and reprocessed panaromically. Thanks for sharing.

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Love you shots
by bright-shop / February 10, 2009 1:17 AM PST

Real nice photos, and you took them with nikon D40 you say? what mp is that 5 or 6?

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Nice
by vijendrasnv / September 18, 2009 5:48 AM PDT

Hi,

I just follow the links.
Really amazing snaps.Can you please tell which camera you used for the snaps?

Thanks.

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