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DSLR Talk

The novice photographer often feels as though the most important thing about taking pictures is the camera they get. This often starts with a budget and, once this is established, the most expensive body is then acquired. The lens(es) that will come as part of a kit are… well. They’re bundled for super cheap for a reason. They’re super cheap, at least compared to other lenses that are available. Upgrading a lens will make a newbie realise how important good lenses are. They can often make you feel like you just bought a new body.

The cameras and the kit lenses with which they are bundled work. They take very nice pictures. But they’re subject to very notable limitations. After learning some things the hard way, and after having done quite a bit of reading, I decided to share what I’ve learned in one post.

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Posted by on April 15, 2012 in Photography

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Diary (XXIV)

Yep. I’m able to keep up with the Roman numerals.

Today’s achievements: slept in, napped and got a bokeh-licious new lens. I’ve been playing with my lens all day (not a euphemism).

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Posted by on August 13, 2011 in General, Personal, Photography

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Toronto’s Graffiti Alley (2011)

Hullo.

Today was a hot, muggy, stifling day here in Toronto. So I picked up my camera and started walking.

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Posted by on August 6, 2011 in Fun, General, Photography

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Diary (XIV)



Saturday. The week was ‘meh’ but all in all I’d be a fool to complain. Woke up, went for a run (about bloody time, I know). Did 3k in just under 20 minutes. Now that the weather’s nice will try to run at least twice a week.

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Posted by on April 2, 2011 in Personal, Photography, Vegetarian

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Pictures (II): Another Gig



I was asked to attend a gig to take pikshures. The band is Bohemian Blues. This was at the Black Swan on the Danforth, near Broadview. Herrrrre are a handful of them:

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Posted by on February 13, 2011 in Photography

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Pictures (I)



Office Cake Politics

Light and Shadow

Pleasantly Slanted

Brick Detailing Makes Eyes Go Wonky

 

Posted by on January 24, 2011 in Fun, Photography

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