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Trying the "Nute" Way

Discussion in 'Lens Lust' started by MikeMcA², Aug 13, 2008.

  1. Just testing out my new SB-900 this morning, and tried the Nute method of f/1.4 85mm on the D3. Man, you guys are good. And I'm pretty happy with the SB900 so far.

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    And one at a more mundane f/5.6

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  2. Randy

    Randy

    May 11, 2006
    #1 is why i AF on the tip of the nose and not the eyes when shooting long nosed dogs at 1.4
    i like #2
     
  3. i don't know, mike....
    that first picture doesn't LOOK LIKE NUTE, at all... :biggrin:
     
  4. Steinar

    Steinar

    Aug 16, 2007
    Denmark
    "that first picture doesn't LOOK LIKE NUTE, at all"

    Well, I can se some similarities :biggrin:

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    Back to the serious:

    Interesting - I think Randy.s advice is very good for dogs - but you are doing good, Mike.
     
  5. Yeah, I was just trying the razor-thin look. I don't wanna intrude on anyone's trademark (plus it's difficult lol)

    Doah! I forgot the sunglasses.
     
  6. LOL... absolutely
     
  7. Randy

    Randy

    May 11, 2006
    i think the nose shows thin better
    but you risk someone saying the pic is oof:smile:

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  8. Randy, that shot is OOF. :wink:

    Nice shots displayed here. How are you liking the new flash?
     
  9. Yeah, I remember those Randy. Cool snozz shots. :biggrin:

    I'm liking the flash. Love the new UI, but I don't really work with flash enough to say how one is better than the other. Usually just for fill, or for basic winners' circle pics.
     
  10. Nuteshack

    Nuteshack Guest

    sure, my wife thinks i'm a DOG!

    ROTFL
    arf arf .....nice shooting Mike:wink:
     
  11. LynnTX

    LynnTX

    631
    Jun 23, 2008
    Texas
    Flash pics of dogs

    That black/brown one is nice shot. Reminds me a little of my Lab/Pit Bull mix female that weighs 105 lbs. I have had more success shooting my pets since I got my SB-400 flash and can bounce it.

    Lynn
     
  12. Steinar

    Steinar

    Aug 16, 2007
    Denmark

    You are not alone, dear friend :smile:
     
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