These pictures just don’t look that sharp

The other day, I went out and took some pictures of this guy, Metalmorphosis. When I got back home, I...

Would I dare?

Go to Europe with only a carry-on, a single camera, and a single lens. Sure! Why not? I did. 1...

How to be a controversial guy!

I’m back from vacation now, so this morning it was time for a bit of yard work. I grabbed a...

My view of Paris, not so iconic

I’m going through my pictures of Paris. I’ve pulled out a few here. In looking at them, I thought: Were...

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That’s a good question. Where in the world is Paul? Well, some of you know, as I’ve mentioned it before. The Red Oxx is packed. The Kindle has a couple of new books, one by an author that I’ve never…

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Just slightly over a month ago, I called a tree service to come and trim the tree in my front yard. The limbs had started hanging over the roof of the house and the garage. The tree service came out…

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I was looking back through some older photos, circa 2006. I came upon this set of photos taken between May 26 and July 10th, 2006. All taken with the same camera and lens combination: Nikon D2x and a 500 mm…

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It’s rather quiet around the neighborhood and inside the house. The only sound is the beep of the UPS letting me know that the electricity is out, which is fairly obvious as nothing works in the house and the temperature…

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So, you’ve bought a full-frame, or FX (in Nikon nomenclature) camera but you only have one lens that will cover the full format, a 50 mm lens. The rest of your lenses are DX format. Do you have to buy…