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The Grinch...

Discussion in 'People' started by Backdoctor, Dec 25, 2005.

  1. We had my good friend Steve S over for Christmas today. He tried to play the Grinch role early on, but I brought a smile to his face with a pound of Jamaica's finest coffee.

    NIKON D100    ---    30mm    f/4.5    1/60s   

    yes that is a D200 and 18-200vr on his neck. I took this with the old D100, 24-85 and sb800.

    He was so kind as to give me a digital photo frame. It will take me a while to learn how to use it, but perhaps with his help I can load up some photos and play them in a slideshow at my office.

    It was great having Steve join us for the holiday. Merry Christmas to all!
  2. Steve S

    Steve S

    Feb 1, 2005
    SE Florida
    Hey tit for tat Harris, now it's YOUR turn!

    This is Harris playing Santie for the family. I think I caught his best side here. Shot w/D20018-200VR @ISO1600!
    NIKON D200    ---    90mm    f/5.3    1/45s    ISO 1600

    Another of Harris expressing his sheer joy over getting a 70-200VR from Mary.
    NIKON D200    ---    52mm    f/4.8    1/80s    ISO 1600

    As long as I'm at it, here's one of Mary
    NIKON D200    ---    135mm    f/9.0    1/60s    ISO 1250

    Their eldest daughter Missie
    NIKON D200    ---    135mm    f/5.6    1/250s    ISO 1600

    Her hubbie Nate
    NIKON D200    ---    170mm    f/5.6    1/50s    ISO 1600

    and one of their baby daughter, who was just surprised with an engagement ring!
    NIKON D200    ---    65mm    f/7.1    1/60s    ISO 1600

    Thanks for having me over buddy, I really had a nice time. You got a great family! Can't wait to try that Blue Mountain in the morning!
  3. rbsmith


    Apr 13, 2005
    Saltillo, Ms
    Harris, Somehow I just knew that was going to be a shot of Steve. All of the above are great. Looks like ya'll had a great time.
  4. Very nice post AGAIN. Having Steve over was an awesome thing! You look very HAPPY with your lens closely cuddled! Hey Steve, pour me a cup please.
  5. Mary has been helping him shop and set up his house. For Christmas, she found some nice towels for his bathroom:

    NIKON D100    ---    45mm    f/5.0    1/60s   
  6. Steve S

    Steve S

    Feb 1, 2005
    SE Florida
    Man, who IS that handsome fella there!?

    I bet he gets all the women! :tongue: Thanks Harris,you managed to get a picture of me I actually like! :redface:
  7. Thanks for sharing all these wonderful family photos, Harris and Steve.

    So Steve has his new toys permanently attached to his neck?
  8. eng45ine


    May 11, 2005
    Chicago, IL
    A great series of images of family and friends enjoying the magic of Christmas! Only one thing seems strange...Steve's wearing shorts! He's wearing a new D200, a new 18-200mm VR, grasping a huge bag of his favorite coffee beans in front of a beautifully decorated tree...and wearing shorts. What a cruel, cruel capture for those of us in the midwest.
  9. Great shots, Harris! Mary looks pretty as ever!! Glad you got your new lens!! I've just started using mine and it is everything I've read it to be! You're gonna love it!! Glad Steve was able to spend some time with your family!!
  10. keen eye Frank (eng4ine)
  11. Doesn't everyone where shorts for Christmas? :Confused:
  12. eng45ine


    May 11, 2005
    Chicago, IL
    We actually could have worn shorts yesterday, the temps were in the upper 30s and we had the oven on most of the afternoon! But I resisted temptation and gave in to wearing some comfy lounging pants that my daughter bought me for Christmas.
  13. Hey! It HAS been cold here. The other day, was 50 in the morning, and I had to drive to work with the top up! Freezing!:cool: 
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