A couple weeks ago one of Erin’s coworkers celebrated her birthday on a boat cruise and invited a bunch of coworkers along to celebrate. Erin said I should bring my camera to get some pictures, and I turned into the unofficial photographer documenting the evening. 55 more words
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This was shot with my old Nikon D80 with a 50mm f1.4 Nikon Prime lens, ISO 2000 with a 1/1250sec shutter speed at f3.5.
In retrospect, I should have halved the ISO as some detail was lost in the main flame, but given that I shot this handheld with the camera wedged against a tree for stability and I only had seconds to make a decision, I’m pretty pleased with this, and more importantly have learned a lesson for the next time an opportunity like this presents itself!