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A black hole of a Lens

This blog is about a lens that so grown in me heart, I find myself using this more and more. The lens is the Samyang 14mm f/2.8, if you haven’t met it, then you have missed out on something as rare as true greatness on a budget. 853 more words

Photography

How To Create Iconic Nightscapes - Part 3 of a series by David Akoubian

SIRUI PRO David Akoubian shares his insights and techniques: More great images and a reminder

To make these image takes patience, dedication and clear skies. And being in the right place at the right time doesn’t hurt either! 188 more words

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Night photo of Warsaw

For Leanne Cole’s «Monochrome Madness».

Here’s a colored version that I posted on Flickr:

Cityscape

How To Create Iconic Nightscapes - Part 2 of a series by David Akoubian

SIRUI PRO David Akoubian shares his insights and techniques: Recommended equipment

My “go to” tripod for this work is the Sirui N-3204X Carbon Fiber tripod with the Sirui K-30X Ball Head attached. 227 more words

Photographic Equipment

Ghost Tour at Fort George, Niagara on the Lake

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For the first time, I attend a Ghost Tour and it’s at Fort George. While I do not know what to expect, there’s a bit of excitement growing as groups of people gather in the gift shop. 678 more words

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How To Create Iconic Nightscapes - Part 1 of a series by David Akoubian

SIRUI PRO David Akoubian shares his insights and techniques: Basic Requirements

With the advancements in digital photography, shooting the Milky Way and night skies is becoming more popular. 221 more words

Photographic Equipment

Perseids...

putting on a show!

The nearer the dawn the darker the night.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Some nights it’s just worth it to forgo sleep and gaze at the stars. 297 more words