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SiRMarlon's Random Pictures

Discussion in 'Photography' started by SiRMarlon, Aug 20, 2010.

  1. Aug 20, 2010 at 3:12 PM
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    SiRMarlon

    SiRMarlon [OP] The Photo Ninja!

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    Looks like my 50mm 1.4 was defective and I was able to get it replaced...:D my shots for some reason were showing a lot of noise as of late so after complaining with Nikon for a few days I got my replacement today! :) and I am very happy with the results of the new lens! No more necessary noise in my shots (unless I up the ISO myself) :p some randoms from playing around this morning!

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    Survival Tool!

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    Who doesn't love Pie?

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    Nice Doggy!!

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    Dishwasha Doggy!!

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  2. Aug 20, 2010 at 3:14 PM
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    Nice photos as always
     
  3. Aug 20, 2010 at 5:54 PM
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    Sweet, yeah the other was grainy
     
  4. Aug 20, 2010 at 6:22 PM
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    I knew something was wrong with that lens!
     
  5. Aug 20, 2010 at 9:36 PM
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    SiRMarlon

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    Took my nieces and nephew to the park today...I wanted to continue testing out the lens. :D Can you blame me? LOL!!

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  6. Aug 20, 2010 at 9:38 PM
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    damn..i need one of these...how muchy?
     
  7. Aug 20, 2010 at 9:47 PM
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    SiRMarlon

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    You can get a 50mm 1.8 for like $100 but I bought my 50mm 1.4 for about $380
     
  8. Aug 20, 2010 at 9:52 PM
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    I know nothing about photography but those are some awesome shots!
     
  9. Aug 20, 2010 at 9:56 PM
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    Thanks Steve!
     
  10. Aug 20, 2010 at 10:48 PM
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    damn...how you do that
     
  11. Aug 20, 2010 at 10:56 PM
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    I point, and I shoot! :D
     
  12. Aug 20, 2010 at 10:59 PM
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    yeah yeah, i do the same but nowhere close to what you shoot haha
     
  13. Aug 20, 2010 at 11:56 PM
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    the 50mm 1.4 is a great lens. its what i use for my portrait shots.
     
  14. Aug 22, 2010 at 1:19 AM
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    Yup! It's the only one I use for portraits! Awesome lens...the 50mm 1.8 is just as great only reason I bought the 1.4 over the 1.8 is because I wanted the new G lens :D
     
  15. Aug 22, 2010 at 4:24 AM
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    Wow, Nice photos- I love how you capture so much light falling on your subjects.

    I have a D90 with the 18-105 kit lens. It takes awesome snapshots, but I am having trouble being really creative with it. I learned photography on a manual Pentax K1000.

    I think getting some new glass might help- choosing the lens helps me focus on what I am trying to capture in a shot. Obviously a 50mm is a next purchase- any recommendations for a third lens?
     
  16. Aug 22, 2010 at 7:04 AM
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    That has a good minimum focus distance. I really like that shot of the ducks.
     
  17. Aug 22, 2010 at 1:14 PM
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    It all depends on what you are really trying to do...your 18-105 covers a broad range, a fixed 50 will be nice for portrait shots other then those 2 I don't see what else you would need. Unless you want to start buying some fast lens's
     
  18. Aug 23, 2010 at 4:24 AM
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    Yeah, the 18-105 covers a good range, but it is not very fast.

    I realize that the learning curve going from a manual camera to one as sophisticated as the D90 is a big step. Probably I should practice using it on manual until I get used to all the features.

    I am thinking in the future of getting a 50mm and a fast 80-200mm (as funds allow)
     
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    The 80-200mm 2.8 is a great lens. My dad uses it for portraits and I get the pleasure of using it and I love it.
     
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