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Volleyball on Full Manual

We made it to another UK volleyball game at Memorial Coliseum this past weekend. This time, I found that the camera’s light meter was not quite getting things right.  I don’t recall now whether it was over- or under-exposing the … Continue reading

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Shooting Volleyball

I’ve now got a season of Middle School Volleyball under my belt, as well as at least one college-level game, and boy have I learned a lot! First, a shout out to this website biggerinthemiddle.com, about the only volleyball-specific photo … Continue reading

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Good night, Moon!

P1060989, a photo by BGTwinDad on Flickr. I grabbed this shot after dinner this evening, not long before the moon set. This was a bit of a challenge, though I know I can do better, mostly by picking better conditions. … Continue reading

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My Newest Toy

P1050804, a photo by BGTwinDad on Flickr. Sigma 35-70 f2.8-4 “Zoom Master”.  Manual focus.  With a Fotodiox  MD to Micro-4/3 mount adaptor attached. I scored this on eBay for $15.  It’s in pretty good shape.  No obvious damage or wear, … Continue reading

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Lumix in Alaska, more impressions

Some of my friends have been asking for a review of my Lumix G5 kit.  My previous post on the camera gear I took to Alaska focused mainly on how I managed to carry and travel with the gear, and … Continue reading

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These colors don’t run (3/3)

These colors don’t run (3/3), a photo by BGTwinDad on Flickr. There’s a small bit of a story behind this photo. Last night I went to bed thinking about what I could do for a cool July 4 themed photo. … Continue reading

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Lumix G5 ISO Review

One of the more important features of a digital camera is how well it handles the range of ISO settings it supports.  My Panasonic Lumix G5 is supposed to do fairly well in this regard (at least as a mirrorless … Continue reading

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