Friday, 15 July 2011

Freaky clouds

193/365 by craigand
193/365, a photo by craigand on Flickr.
The moon was hiding behind some very freaky clouds tonight. Very difficult to get this shot; ended up with ISO 6400 at 1/8th second, f/5.6 because that's the widest my longest zoom will go :/

Maybe I should buy that 70-200 f/2.8L with all this spare cash I have lying about ... ;)

Tuesday, 12 July 2011

Mam Tor by night

Mam Tor by night, a set on Flickr.
A late night jaunt to the top of the Shivering Mountain. Long exposure times and a very steady tripod required.

Ghosts of Mam Tor

192/365 by craigand
192/365, a photo by craigand on Flickr.

Ghosts of Mam Tor

Castleton by Night

191/365 by craigand
191/365, a photo by craigand on Flickr.


Monday, 11 July 2011

A Week of Wandering

At some point soon I'll get back into the swing of this thing. Well, that's the plan anyway. It's not worked especially well so far, but I'm trying.

185/365, posted to Flickr by Craigand
186/365, posted to Flickr by Craigand
187/365, posted to Flickr by Craigand
188/365, posted to Flickr by Craigand
189/365, posted to Flickr by Craigand
190/365, posted to Flickr by Craigand

Sunday, 3 July 2011

In the garden

184/365 by craigand
184/365, a photo by craigand on Flickr.
Yes, it's a flower. But I was in the garden, so there were a few of them. I thought this one was nice for more than just being a pretty flower, though. The light coming through a gap in the foliage to give a greater contrast makes it work quite nicely.

Here are some more from the day.

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Saturday, 2 July 2011

Various and random

Just about caught up ... Been out and about with an old M42 mount 28mm manual lens. I do have a filter set for it, too, but I haven't used it in anger yet. That's later.

176/365 by craigand, on Flickr

177/365 by craigand, on Flickr

178/365 by craigand, on Flickr

179/365 by craigand, on Flickr

180/365 by craigand, on Flickr

181/365 by craigand, on Flickr

182/365 by craigand, on Flickr

183/365 by craigand, on Flickr