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Monterey Bay Aquarium (Lots of pics)
Lens: DA L 18-55 Camera: Kx Photo Location: Monterey, CA 
Posted By: Iceburg98, 06-05-2010, 09:35 PM

Went to visit some friends in San Jose over Memorial Day weekend, and they were nice enough to let my girlfriend and I use their guest passes to the Monterey Bay aquarium...

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06-06-2010, 07:49 AM   #2
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Colorful and interesting. I find it tough shooting in an aquarium and you look to have done a good job.

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Very pleasing to look at! I like them all.
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Colorful and interesting. I find it tough shooting in an aquarium and you look to have done a good job.

Jer
Thanks!

Shooting in an aquarium is certainly an exercise in patience - lol. Moving targets behind reflective glass (read: glare) definitely requires a lot of waiting for people to move out of the way so you can sneak in and get a good angle, and a lot of wasted shots due to weird reflections.

And while I still use auto-focus most of the time, I find that manual-focus is often the way to go so the camera doesn't try to focus on the glass instead of the fish.

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I like the shots of the turtle and the last one. Very nice.
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