Our goal for the best cheap Nikon lenses presented here is to get the most of out of our Nikon DSLR camera for the least amount of money. With one camera body and three lenses, we cover 18 to 300mm, plus macro, with genuine Nikon equipment. These best-buy lenses and camera have the highest value-to-cost […]
Old Main on the campus of Geneva College, Pennsylvania. Infrared in a converted Nikon D70; channel-swap post-process color.
Taken with a Rokinon 8.0 mm f/3.5-1.4 Fisheye with a Nikon D90 on a tripod. The color cast is in-camera.
Taken with AF Micro-Nikkor 60mm macro lens.
Something from the archives for you. This was a handheld long exposure. I did not have a tripod that day. I was finding rocks and anything I could to brace on. I had lots of fails, but this one caught my eye as an interesting mistake. It has an impressionist flair, don’t you think? Photo […]
Green frog. No, not just a green frog, a very green Green Frog. Species Rana clamitans. This male is in fine breeding color. Males have a yellow throat as well as a large tympanum, about twice the size of the eye. Females lack the green throat and have a smaller tympanum. The green in this […]
This is a yellow coneflower with red filter applied in Aperture (R.I.P. Aperture, we hardly knew ye), and a few other tweaks. No real lesson here, it just looks cool. Related articles Coneflower with Visitor Black-eyed Daisy Smooth Oxeye, Red Filter Infrared Hawk Watch
A honeybee harvests nectar from common milkweed in the evening sun. Note the small orange object attached to the front foot of the bee. That little packet contains milkweed pollen. Milkweed flowers are designed with a slit to trap the bee’s foot temporarily. If the flower has not been visited yet, the little orange pollen […]
As a miserly photographer, I very much appreciate the generosity of others. One particularly generous person I have learned to rely on is Gavin Seim and his http://seimeffects.com presets for Aperture and other platforms. SEIM generously offers samples of his presets. I particularly find his black and white presets to be very helpful. Nik software […]
McConnell’s Mill in 720nm Infrared. I am experimenting with desaturating the stone and wood. The color cast in these infrared shots can be difficult to deal with, especially when there’s not a deep contrast between different elements. The partly cloudy sky here flattened the light, casting everything blue. Well, blue after a channel swap. I […]
Alternate title: Not a Landscape Infrared I’m trying a new posting format.The featured image file is essentially a thumbnail; the post contains an image served from my photostream on Flickr.