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07-07-2011, 06:51 PM
Captured with my new Nikkor 70-200 2.8. Paid for with my left arm! I know photography isn't about gear but just sometimes it is ! :laughing::shrug:

07-07-2011, 09:35 PM
Wow! That's awesome! :thumbup:

07-08-2011, 12:29 AM
That is awesome and well worth the money paid for that lens!

07-08-2011, 08:12 AM
Great treatment on this shot Jimmy...wowzers!

07-08-2011, 12:01 PM
Really like this one Jimmy, the processing is spot on. Brilliant!!!

07-08-2011, 07:07 PM
Hey thanks so much Glenn, Jacqueline, Casil and Rich. I did a 9 shot exposure bracket on continuous high speed. I had no time to do a test photo so I set the cameras exposure compensation to +0.3
Henrey's camera had a sale on the 70-200 2.8. $400 off the regular price, plus they took another $25 off after price matching Aden Camera's sale! I think they only made $10 profit on the lens. I am happy.
Hey we should have a post thread dedicated to sale prices and good deals members find:clap:

07-08-2011, 07:08 PM
As the others said, awesome. Also congrats on your new lens (I'm jealous).

07-08-2011, 07:14 PM
Why thanks Asnow. My son talked me into purchasing this lens and I must say, I am glad he did. It is to my eye, every bit as
sharp as my 50 prime and the DOF it produces is amazing. Thanks again - jimmy

07-08-2011, 08:14 PM
This is my favourite lens in my bag. You will get a lot of enjoyment from this investment. Great shot!

07-08-2011, 09:17 PM
Congrat's on your purchase Jimmy, I know you will get lots of use out of it. Mine was pretty much glued to camera when I first got it, and don't worry, it's only money, they make it everyday. :)
Love the pic. and the PP on it, BTW

07-08-2011, 09:36 PM
Hey thanks Rinkdaddy. I love the lens but I like the 50mm 1.4 also

07-08-2011, 09:38 PM
Oh, I know they make it every day Hilbillygirl. My solution is a good colour copier !:laughing: