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Poppies are the California state flower, harbingers of Spring, and something I look forward to every year.


The Nikon V1

The V1 is a 10.1mp mirrorless camera introduced by Nikon Corporation in 2011 as part of their new mirrorless “CX” format.

No doubt this was an attempt by Nikon to give their loyal customers a mirrorless system to answer the challenges of the rising popularity of mirrorless cameras, fueled primarily by Olympus, Panasonic, and Sony. 1,176 more words

First Blossoms

The first cherry blossoms of spring have arrived at a local garden. With our past week’s heat wave (90+ F), the spring bloom in the hills is fading, and I was worried the cherry blossoms would have been blighted. 7 more words



This is another shot taken with the 70-300mm lens on the V1. It does a nice job for discrete street photography, I think.