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Susans with D700 and 70-200 VR...

Discussion in 'Macro, Flowers, Insects, and Greenery' started by gnagel, Aug 3, 2008.

  1. Unfortunately, I didn't have my 105 VR with me earlier this evening when I came across these black eyed susan daisies. However, I felt comfortable boosting the ISO to 800 with the D700--and gave the 70-200 a try handheld (with VR) to capture the following two images:

    p22668606-5.

    p1015190234-5.

    Thanks for looking...
    Glenn
     
    Last edited by a moderator: Aug 3, 2008
  2. Thanks Birgit...

    I think #1 needed to be more critically sharp to really work. I prefer #2 as well.

    I do wish that I had my 105 VR with me yesterday for these shots...:mad: 

    Glenn
     
  3. Bob Coutant

    Bob Coutant Moderator Moderator

    May 17, 2005
    Pleasantville Ohio
    Glenn, I like these, but the color balance seems off (blue) in the shadows.
     
  4. rotxlk82

    rotxlk82

    Jul 20, 2007
    UK
    Nice flowers, I love what the lens has done to the backgrounds. They look almost like a painting.
     
  5. Bob,

    The initial attempt was even more bluish...
    p536415296-5.

    Glenn
     
    Last edited by a moderator: Aug 4, 2008
  6. Thanks Robert
     
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