Saturday, June 27, 2015

Summertime and the Living is Easy

It's summer!  Time for fun in the sun, escapes to the beach, camping, hiking, biking, and enjoying iced tea in the shade!  Hope you enjoy these summer images as much as we did creating them!

"Kite Festival"
Canon 6D
Canon 28-135mm
ISO 400, f/6.3, 1/400 sec

 "Building Sandcastles"
Canon 5D
Canon 70-200mm f/4L @200mm
ISO 100, f/4, 1/1600 sec

"The Livin' is Easy"
Nikon D600
Tamron 24-70mm f/2.8 @32mm
ISO 50, f/8, 1/50 sec

"A Swing in a Field of Dandelions"
Nikon D3100
ISO 400, f/4.5, 1/1600 sec

"La Fete De Marquette"
Polaroid Sun 600
Film: Impossible Project PX680 Color Protection Film

Lensbaby Composer Pro with Edge 80
ISO 200, f/4, 1/80 sec

"Summer Evenings"
Nikon D5100
 Sigma 17-70mm
ISO 320, f/8, 25 sec

Chaise Lounge Gallery
 "Paducah, KY Ohio River Riverfront 2015"
Canon 70D
Canon 28mm

"Canoeing on Pyramid Lake"
Nikon D600
28-300mm f/3.5-5.6
ISO 100, f/16, 1/125 sec

"Ocean Dip"
Canon 50D
Canon 24-135mm @135
ISO 100, f/32, 1/45 sec

"Coney Island Beach Jogger"
Canon 5D Mark II
Canon 24-105mm f/4
ISO 100, f/7.1, 1/125 sec 

Canon EOS Rebel T3 (1100D)
Canon 55-250mm @187mm
 ISO 100, f/7.1, 1/400 Sec

"Wild Clove of Summer"
Canon Kiss XTi
EF 28-105mm f/3.5-4.5 USM
ISO 200, f/4.5, 1/800 sec

"Morning Daisy"
Nikon D7100
Nikon 105mm Macro
ISO 100, f/20, 1/160 sec

"Harvesting the Hay"
Canon EOS 5D
Canon 24-105 f/4L
ISO 100, f/4, 1/1000 sec

Thanks so much for stopping by today!  Happy Summer!!

Monday, June 1, 2015

Pretty in Pink

    This time the challenge was all about that pink!  It is appropriate with the closing of spring that we celebrate this lovely hue!  Enjoy this sweet collection!  

"Magnificent Magnolia"
Nikon D600
Tamron 24-70mm @62mm
ISO 100, f/3.2, 1/100 sec

"Pink and White Tulips"
Canon 7D
Canon 135mm
ISO 640, f/4, 1/160 sec

"Pink Lily of the Valley"
Nikon D140
Tamron 18-270mm @92mm
ISO 280, f/5.6, 1/30 sec

"Tulip Dreams"
Nikon 3300
Tamron 90mm macro
ISO 400, f/3.5, 1/2500 sec

"Gerber Daisies and Doll Shoes"
Canon Powershot ELPH 300HS
ISO 800, f/4.5, 1/400 sec

"Pink Hibiscus"
Canon EOS Rebel 3T (1100D)
Canon 50-250mm @ 250mm
ISO 400, f/7.1, 1/400 sec

"Inward Beauty"
Nikon D300
Nikor 55mm macro
ISO 800, f/5.6, 1/125 sec

"Pale Skies"
Canon 350D
ISO 100, f/4, 1/800 sec

"Native Corymbia Flower"
Canon EOS 1D X
Canon 85mm
ISO 400, f/1.4, 1/6400 sec

"...Would Smell as Sweet"
Sony NEX-5
ISO 400, f/6.3, 1/1000 sec

"Soft Pink Gerbera"
Canon 5D Mark III
Canon 24-105mm @ 105mm
ISO 100, f/18, 2.5 sec

iPhone, Distressed FX, & Instagram

Thank you so much for stopping by today!! 

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!!