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Killing time with Fa 31/1.8 lens
Posted By: roentarre, 12-05-2006, 02:59 AM

I had my afternoon off work and decided to play around with my fa31/1.8 lens. It is a fun lens and it is beautifully crafted. I love to use the lens wide open as it is a "bright" lens that i better use it in the dark lit area (plenty of opportunities around)

So here we go a few shots; casual stuff

Now you know the temperature today in Australia is about 32 degree celcius - 96 F


My fair lady in orient fashion - one of my other investments


I am not a good in birding photography, unlike Tom Lusk...


Hello Kitty - limited editions


I dug the lilly out of my garden and put it in a vase... its perfume is just amazing! Hence I did a snap shot on it



Thanks for looking!
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12-05-2006, 04:29 AM   #2
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Excellent shots James...I like your reflection inthe 3rd shot. I would love to be able to get my hands on one of these lenses. Great work.
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nice shots! it's excellent lens!
"The fair lady" and "the gentleman and the black swan" are outstanding for me! First has really great composition, light and dof! Very beautiful!
The second is a remarkable autoportrait with all "entusiastic photo love" captured in it! And also with great quallity!
Great play, roentarre!
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Thanks to both of you again. This lens performs well in low light and colour is richer in darker lighting. Bokeh is creamer and smoother.

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The fair lady is very well captured as is the flower. You are correct, the color and the bokeh are excellent. It is always encouraging to see that quality photos can be made from items we look at every day. It helps with those days where one cannot get out of the house for some reason or another and yet needs that 'fix' of the shutter click.
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There is a book called Little god of everything by an Indian background British author in which the story is very philosophical in its own right. The message was to be perspicacious and discover the wonder or God in everything we see and touch or even in things we do not see and cannot touch.

Thanks Clarence for your kind words
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