Thursday, May 7, 2015

Seascape Challenge

This week's challenge brought us to the ocean!  Enjoy all the sand and surf!  You can almost hear the seagulls and smell the salty air!

Canon 650D
Canon 18-55mm @ 24mm
ISO 100, f/4, 1/400 sec

"The Wild Sea"
Canon 5D Mark II
Canon 70-200mm
ISO 400, f/8

"Take Off"
Canon 5D Mark II
Canon 28-135mm @ 109mm
ISO 125, f/4, 1/2000 sec

"Great Blue Heron"
Canon 7D
Canon EF-S 15-85mm f/3.5-5.6 IS
ISO 125, f/5, 1/1250 sec

"Stormy Seas"
Nikon D3100
18-200mm f/3.5-5.6

"Men at Work"
Nikon D800
Nikkor 24mm f/1.4
ISO 100, f/16, 9.5 sec

"Summer Beach Days"
Canon 5D Mark III
Canon 50mm f/1.4
ISO 100, f/4, 1/8000 sec

"Into Infinity"
Nikon D5100
Nikkor 18-55mm
ISO 400, f/14, 1/80 sec

"The Starfish"
Canon 5D Mark II
Tokina 100mm f/2.8
ISO 128, f/4.5, 1/1000 sec

Sony NEX 5
ISO 1600, f/22, 1/250 sec

Nikon D810
Nikkor 24-120 VR Zoom
ISO 200, f/8, 1/500 sec

"SS Maheno-Centenary Edition First World War Hospital Ship for Anzac Cove Gallipoli"
Canon EOS 1D X
Canon 24-105mm f/4 @ 24mm
ISO 320, f/8, 4 sec

"Returning Home"
Canon 5D Mark II
Canon 28-135mm
ISO 200, f/3.5, 1/3200 sec

"Sunrise, 59th Street Pier"
Nikon D80
Tamron 18-270mm f/3.5-6.3 @ 55mm
ISO 100, f/13, 1/5 sec

Canon EOS 350D
Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 II @ 55mm
ISO 400, f/36, 1/125 sec

"Cote Sauvage"
Nikon 3300
Nikkor 18-55 with Neutral Grey Filter
ISO 100, f/14, 1/262 sec

Canon EOS Rebel 3T
Canon 18-35mm @18mm
ISO 100, f/11, 1/320 sec

"Jellyfish in Glass"
Sony NEX3N
ISO 200, f/10

"These Days"
Canon 5D Mark III
Canon 24-105 f/4 @105mm
ISO 200, f/5, 1/250 sec

Thank you so much for stopping by today!  We hope you have enjoyed your visit!

Monday, April 20, 2015

Still Life Challenge

This time it was all about still life photography!  A big thank you to all who participated!  We hope you enjoy this week's challenge!
"Woodland Still Life"
Canon EF 24-105mm @45mm
Canon 5D Mark III
ISO 400, f/18, 6.0 sec

"Winter Hydrangea"
Canon 5D Mark II
ISO 400, f/5.6
"Back to Basics"
Canon f/4 24-105mm @ 85mm
Canon 1DX
ISO 100, f/22, 1/200sec
400w White Diffused Strobe, 180mm Lamp Bowl
Canon 18-55mm
Canon 350D
ISO 400, f/3.5, 1/50 sec
Sony LT30P
ISO 50, f/2.4, 1/125 sec

"Summer Evening"
Canon Powershot S2 IS
ISO 100, f/3.5, 1/60 sec

"Sweet Spring"
Nikkor 18-105mm
Nikon 3300
ISO 400, f/5, 1/100 sec
Canon EOS 7D
ISO 100, f/1.8, 1/250 sec

Nikon D600
ISO 640, f/2.8, 1/640 sec

"Robina's Table"
Canon 100mm f/2.8L
Canon EOS 1100D
ISO 800, f/3.2, 1/125 sec

"A Measure of Love"
Nikkor 24-120mm VR @ 60mm
Nikon D200
ISO 100, f/9, 1/125 sec
Tamron 17-150mm @ 50mm
Canon 7D
ISO 400, f/5.6, 0.6 sec

"A Thousand Wishes"
Nikkor 50mm 1.8D
Nikon D600
ISO 400, f/2.2, 1/40 sec

"Glorious Technicolor"
Canon 50mm f/2.5
Canon 5D Mark II
ISO 100, f/3.5, 1/1600 sec
"Sew Simple"
Nikkor 70-180mm
Nikon D5100
ISO 100, f/4, 1/10 sec

Canon 55-250mm @ 84mm
Canon EOS Rebel T3
ISO 100, f/9, 1/500 sec

"Nostalgic Era"
Canon 100mm f/2.8L macro
Canon 5D Mark III
ISO 320, f/4, 1/40 sec

We hope you enjoyed our diverse collection!  Thanks so much for stopping by today!!

Friday, April 3, 2015

Springtime Challenge: Part Two!

Welcome to the second half of our springtime challenge! If you missed part one, be sure to see it here!  The great outdoors is calling, the birds are singing, and we're ready with our cameras in hand! Enjoy this visual feast for the eyes!  Cheers! 

"Tulip Showers"
Nikkor 50mm f/1.4
ISO 100, f/2, 1/13 sec

"Sweet Spring Pleasures"
Canon 5D
Canon 100mm macro L f/2.8
ISO 125, f/2.8, 1/250 sec

Nikon D600
Nikkor 50mm f/1.8D
ISO 250, f/2.8, 1/2500 sec

Canon 5D Mark II
Tokina 100mm f/2.8
ISO 250, f/9, 1/60 sec

Nikon 3300
ISO 400, f/5, 1/60 sec

Galaxy S5 with Macro Extender

"Tulips Rising"
Nikon D80
Tamron 18-170mm f/3.5-6.3 @ 70mm
ISO 100, f/8, 1/160 sec

"Spring Storm at Gozo"
Canon EOS 50D
Canon 40mm
ISO 800, f/5, 1/1250 sec

Thanks so much for stopping by today!

Thursday, April 2, 2015

Springtime Challenge: Part One!

This week's challenge was all about springtime, a season that many of us are excited about!  There was such a wonderful turnout for this challenge that we're going to break it up into two posts for you to enjoy!  Thanks so much to all who participated and we hope you who are visiting our little blog enjoy these photos as much as we did creating them!  Cheers!

"White Narcissus"
Canon EOS 7D
50mm 1.8 II
ISO100, f/2, 1/800 sec

"Bat Plant Flower"
Canon EOS 1DX
EF 24-105mm f/4 IS USM @ 105mm
ISO 400, f/5.6, 1/400 sec
"Art Thou a Hyacinth Blossom"
Nikon D600
Nikon 105mm
ISO 400, f/8, 1/13 sec
"Dew Covered Lupine Leaves"
Canon Rebel T1i
ISO 100, f/5.6, 1/40 sec

"Hello Spring"
Canon 60D
Canon 18-135mm
ISO 100, f/5.6, 1/320 sec

"Maybe You Could Stay a Bit Longer"
Nikon D800
Nikkor 105mm Macro
ISO 400, f/3, 1/3200 sec

Canon Rebel T3
ISO 100, f/5.6, 1/790 sec

"Pastel Beauty"
Canon 6D
Tamron 28-75mm f/2.8 @ 75mm
ISO 640, f/2.8, 1/400 sec

"Spring Harmony"
Nikon D3000
ISO 200, f/4, 1/30 sec

"Pink Cloud"
Canon 70D
Tamron Macro 90mm
ISO 640, f/5.6, 1/50 sec
Thanks for the visit and stay tuned for Part II!