Monthly Archives: October 2010

Door County, WI (Oct, 2010)

Here are some pictures from my recent trip to Door County, WI. I rarely get to go out,  just for photography and this trip was no different.  Every year my family and I go with our friends to see some … Continue reading

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Transfer/backup your on-camera pictures as often as you can.

For a change, this is not one of my mistakes, but by a friend of mine. SD and SDHC cards are so cheap these days that, we often find a 4GB or 8GB card in everyone’s camera. I use a … Continue reading

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Manual focus and Live view.

For maximum sharpness, clarity and focus, set your camera on a tripod and use the manual focus with the live view feature on your camera. You can zoom the picture to 100% in live view and adjust your focus to … Continue reading

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Long exposure NR

When the Long Exposure NR is set to ON on your Nikon camera, the camera will work to reduce the image noise for you. But that comes with a caveat; you will have to wait about the same time as … Continue reading

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Orchids

Here are some orchid pictures. These were taken at the Batavia, IL orchid show.   Please check my Flickr account for more orchid pictures  

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Exposure Delay Mode

When the Exposure Delay Mode is set to ON, D90 introduces a delay of about 2 seconds between the mirror flip and the shutter release. The purpose of this function is to eliminate the vibration caused by the mirror flipping. … Continue reading

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