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stan at stans-photography.info
Mon Jul 5 22:21:03 EDT 2010
Who are you and what did you do with Frank? If he is gone, how am I going to get my fix on subway and street-scenes?
But whoever you are, nicely shot, nicely cropped!
On Jul 5, 2010, at 7:28 PM, frank theriault wrote:
> Yet another flying swan pic, this one from yesterday. I was getting
> tired of carting around long zooms; they're so big and heavy and
> fiddly. So my kit was the *istD, the Pentax M 200mm f4.0 and the
> Tamron SP 90mm f2.5 Macro. Both nice light, easy to carry lenses.
> I'm quite impressed with the M 200mm. It's noticeably sharper than
> either zoom I use. This photo is about a 25% crop (is that right? I
> mean to say I cropped out about 75% of the original frame). Given
> that amount cropped, plus I was shooting manual focus and panning, I'm
> pretty happy with how sharp this is:
> I'm happier with this than the flying swan pic from the other day
> taken with the heavy Tokina 80-200mm f2.8 zoom:
> Anyway, hope you like. Comment if you will.
> "Sharpness is a bourgeois concept." -Henri Cartier-Bresson
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