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A Low-Light Performance
Posted By: paden501, 01-28-2008, 08:25 PM

Here are a couple of random low-light shots that I've taken in the last week or two.

The first, my fiancee's little sister at her dance competition. This one was taken with the FA 50/1.4 and ISO 1600

Here's a production number from an operetta show last weekend at my parents' hometown. My little brother is the young singer on the second tier from the top. My mother was invited to Video the performance so I tagged along and took some photos from the very back of the theater. FA 50/1.4, ISO 1600 and a very slow shutter speed (1/20) on a tripod.... this photo stretched all of the limits of my gear.

And last but certainly not least, here's my fiancee Bethany at dinner a few nights ago. Kit lens, ISO1600 and a lot of PP work.

All of the shots were taken with my *ist DL under natural lighting. (man I can't wait for my K10D to arrive )
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01-28-2008, 08:32 PM   #2
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First one is really nice. Good job.
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Very nice shots.
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Thanks guys.

I'm particularly partial to the last one for no other reason than because it did not look like a keeper when it came off the camera. Maybe tonight sometime I'll post up an original... it had lots of noise that I eliminated in PS.


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