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kitesailing on the bay.........
Lens: sigma 70-200mm f2.8 1st gen non macro Camera: k-x Photo Location: conimicut point, warwick r.i. 
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Are those close-ups taken at 200mm? That's some great detail!

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your on a hot streak Dave. Well done under tough lighting. JIM
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Are those close-ups taken at 200mm? That's some great detail!
all at 200mm..... it was a beautiful sunny day, bright sunshine.... learning to use/love this lens... all at iso400, f8.... thanks adam, dave m

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your on a hot streak Dave. Well done under tough lighting. JIM
..thanks jim... you're right... hard not to blow those highlights without losing detail in the shadows from the tough sun..... dave m

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Dave, these are nice sharp action shots with great color and I'm impressed that those highlights aren't blown.
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These are terrific, Dave. Great summer captures.

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Dave, these are nice sharp action shots with great color and I'm impressed that those highlights aren't blown.
thanks!! ya never know how these will turn out.... hard to review in the bright sun... sort of flying by instruments alone... dave m

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These are terrific, Dave. Great summer captures.

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thanks jer..... i've got a few more of these to post soon.... even in my best days, i don't think i could've pulled those stunts off.... dave m
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very nice shots Dave.Yesterday we spent the day at Salisbury St Park in
Ma and took shots with the 18-250 pentax with a polarizer that made the clouds almost jump out of the sky and some shots with my new 55-300DA lens.I hope to have them posted within the hour.--charliezap

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Great shots! Awesome lens - love mine!
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