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A photo challenge from a friend: depict everyday objects with f less than 50

06:49 CET

2010-02-22_06h49m28s_ND300-1430, NIKON D300, 1/20s, ISO 1600, 0 EV, AF-S DX VR Zoom-Nikkor 16-85mm f/3.5-5.6G ED @f/3.5, 16.0 mm (35 mm equivalent: 24.0 mm). Polarizer to see through the window.


2010-02-13_21h18m30s_ND300-0719.nef, NIKON D300, 1/15s, ISO 400, 0 EV, Sigma 30mm F1.4 EX DC HSM @f/3.3 (35 mm equivalent: 45.0 mm)

Loose nut

2010-02-06_19h47m30s_ND300-0372.nef, NIKON D300, 1/350s, ISO 3200, AF Nikkor 50mm f/1.8 @f/4.8 + 12mm extension tube

Colored lights

2010-02-04_17h48m28s_ND300-9795.nef, NIKON D300, 1/45s, ISO 3200, -3/2 EV, Sigma 30mm F1.4 EX DC HSM @f/2.8

Snowmen crowd watching

2010-02-04_17h34m02s_ND300-9786, NIKON D300, 1/125s, ISO 3200, -3/2 EV, Sigma 30mm F1.4 EX DC HSM @f/1.7


2010-02-03_18h47m02s_ND300-9680, NIKON D300, 1/45s, ISO Hi 6400, -1 EV, Sigma 30mm F1.4 EX DC HSM @f/2.8

19:30 CET, view from the balcony window

2010-01-31_19h21m16s_ND300-9645, NIKON D300, 1/6s, ISO Hi 6400, +1 EV, AF Nikkor 50mm f/1.8 @f/8.0 (35 mm equivalent: 75.0 mm)

Dr Jaffa says: Luugh mii in da aij, ant sei AHHH!


2010-02-01_18h20m36s_ND300-9654+3MP, NIKON D300, 1/90s, ISO 4000, -1/2 EV, Nikkor AF 50/1.8 D @f/8.0


2010-01-31_13h23m42s_ND300-9636, NIKON D300, 1/90s, ISO 900, Nikkor AF 50/1.8 D@f/16.0 (35 mm equivalent: 75.0 mm)

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