fung foo sparrow
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/worldnews/article-1298038/Stop-squawking-Kung-fu-sparrow-rowdy-friend.html ... 27 Jul 2010 10:37
Ansel Adams negatives, quite the investment
http://www.cnn.com/2010/SHOWBIZ/07/27/ansel.adams.discovery/index.html?iref=NS1 $10 to possibly $200M in value. ... 29 Jul 2010 01:01
Canon and Nikon FF sensors, where do Nikon's come from?
http://www.icworks.com/blogs.aspx?id=4626&blogid=86 ... 31 Jul 2010 16:10
Travelling with a guide
In case anybody is wondering how Mich travels, here's a pic of him as we're heading down the highway on a rainy day. Even the rain can't dampen his spirits... http://www.blind-apertures.ca/LatestPics/RainyJourney.jpg Take Care, Dudley -- "The balance between staying positive and being realistic lies ... 27 Jul 2010 11:44
Nature in the city photo contest
Enter David Suzuki's Nature in the City Flickr photo contest http://www.davidsuzuki.org/what-you-can-do/david-suzukis-nature-in-the-city-flickr-photo-contest/?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=cpc&utm_campaign=photocontest -- "The balance between staying positive and being realistic lies somewhere in the a... 26 Jul 2010 16:02
Brit police to get worse
Just when you thought they couldn't, imagine this nightmare of an idea: BBC: the proposed introduction of police reservists - a pool of volunteers to undertake police duties More uneducated, unemployed looney's to add to "special constables" who are already such a pain when it comes to photography. ... 29 Jul 2010 17:24
Had trouble with the link to the fighter plane pic I posted yesterday. Guess I got too much sun at the track and couldn't type straight... Also posted the wrong pic of the plane. I've corrected the mistake, so the pic I originally wanted is at the end of the link, now. http://www.blind-apertures.ca/LatestP... 26 Jul 2010 09:26
Those pesky little Indy cars are tough to catch, Especially when engines are thundering from just about every direction... Still, I did manage to steal a few shots. Here's one: http://www.blind-apertures.ca/LatestPics/IndyCar.jpg This one was taken with the SX120 IS. The pic I posted of the fighter was f... 27 Jul 2010 23:53
Has ultrawide angle become an overused cliche?
Years ago, the average amateur couldn't afford ultra wide angle lenses. They cost far more than most could justify. However, as wide zooms have appeared (and are relatively cheap) more and more amateurs are using these lenses. But once you've seen one ultrawide angle shot, of a beach or train station, it starts ... 9 Aug 2010 12:20
New photo on flickr....
http://www.flickr.com/photos/44148682(a)N02/4828134924/ A fortification wall in the leper colony. -- Tzortzakakis Dimitrios major in electrical engineering mechanized infantry reservist hordad AT otenet DOT gr ... 28 Jul 2010 15:10