This year again my daughter wanted to go to the zoo for her birthday. At about the same time I bought myself a little telephoto lens that I wanted to try out, so the zoo seemed like a good testing ground. I was nervous about going with just one lens so added a wide angle one to my bag which ended up being a deadweight for my day. I am looking forward to heading out to the Zoo again soon to enjoy the diversity of the animals and catch a few more shots.
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Canon 60D | 15-85mm @ 21mm | f11 @ 20sec | ND1000
As a photographer it took me a long time to understand what type of photographer I was. My grandmother had given me her SLR camera when I was a teenager and I loved taking photos with it, but as a broke teenager and young adult I was put off by the cost of it. When digital photography arrived and I got my first digital camera, and pretty quickly afterwards a DSLR I feel in love with the medium and started my journey in photography. In the beginning I didn’t excel at what I did, I struggled through different types of photography, trying out all sorts of things but not coming back with the results I wanted. Continue reading