Nifty Fifty

Posted by miss m on Tuesday, November 20, 2012 @ 2:06pm in Freebies Discounts Deals, General Blather, kitties, Photography and Pics, Reviews |

Canon has a 50mm f/1.8 lens that’s known as the “Nifty Fifty” because it’s a great little lens for cheap. It’s like $110 right now on amazon for example. With savvy shopping, you can often even find it for less. The lens is known for being tack sharp and great for portraits and other detail […]

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Autumn Sunset and Autumn Moon

Posted by miss m on Monday, September 24, 2012 @ 12:43am in General Blather, Photography and Pics |

Saturday was the Autumn Equinox; the first day of Autumn and one of two days a year where the length of night and day are equal. It also had a gorgeous sunset here in Florida. And Sunday, I finally was able to do something I’ve never done before; get a decent shot of the moon. […]

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More Fun With Flowers

Posted by miss m on Sunday, June 10, 2012 @ 2:41pm in General Blather, Photography and Pics |

Following the flower macro photos from the other day, I had a request from my Mom (hi, mom!) to try some water in the shots. Hrm, sounds like a good idea! So last night, I played around a bit with adding drops of water onto the petals and also floating the flower in water. Here’s […]

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Fun with Flowers

Posted by miss m on Thursday, June 7, 2012 @ 1:57pm in General Blather, M's Birthday, Photography and Pics |

So I’m still learning my camera. Going to a DSLR definitely means some changes in how I approach shooting pics. And I’m still trying to wrangle out the shots I want, but I’m getting better. Last night, I picked up a small thing of flowers when I was at Target to give myself something to […]

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