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Archive for April, 2007

Adobe Lightroom

Thursday, April 26th, 2007 Posted in Workflow | 2 Comments »

So I finally downloaded the trial version of Adobe Lightroom. I was prompted by the fact that my new D80's NEF's can't be edited using Nikon Edit...and that it is an unorganized, under-featured mess.  Also, Erik had asked multiple times if I ...

So I bought a D80

Thursday, April 26th, 2007 Posted in Equipment | No Comments »

Actually, I traded for it. I don't have my D50 or 85mm 1.8 any more, but I now have a new 10MP D80. I'll be posting some pictures later, but I'm already extremely pleased with it. I love the apeture ...

Sigma 18-50mm f/2.8 DC Macro - and the D40x

Saturday, April 14th, 2007 Posted in Equipment | No Comments »

No I don't have one, but after reading the review in the May issue of Popular Photography, I wish I did. There are times I wish I could go wider with my 35-70mm 2.8 but backing up through walls is normally ...

35-70 2.8 in Macro

Tuesday, April 3rd, 2007 Posted in People, Macro | No Comments »

I know it isn't the best macro lens in the world, but I play around with my 35-70mm 2.8 Nikkor in macro mode quite a bit. It gives me sharp and colorful results. The only knock is that it is ...