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Dave_Henderson

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  • It was a clear sky......

    ....... at three o clock this morning. Champion, got the gear into the bag and off to the lake to try out the live composite feature of the Olympus OMD 5mk2...... a forty minute exposure in the light of the full moon.......

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    6 Oct 2017 8:17PM | Read

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  • After....

    ...... trying out the OM-D 5 mk2 using the live composite feature with star trails, I thought Iíd have a bash this afternoon with an Assassins Creed figurine with a penlight. Thereís some nice possibilities here.....

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    4 Oct 2017 3:49PM | Read

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  • From two.....

    .....to four. Thought Iíd upgrade the bird feeder. There wasnít enough space on the old one with only two places. Thereís not enough room on this one either for the flock of 20-30 sparrows that are now regular visitors. Watching the washing on the l...

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    3 Oct 2017 5:13PM | Read

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  • Testing....

    ..... the live composite mode on the Olympus 5 Mk ll last Thursday night proved a success. Tonight will see me off to the lake for further experimentation with the camera and 9-18mm lens. Hereís the shot from last week with the added moon....

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    2 Oct 2017 6:17PM | Read

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  • A canny start......

    ...... to the day. As always Iím awake with the larks, looked outside, a canny sky was on the cards. Packed the gear and off on the bike to the lake. Set up the gear and waited.....not much colour in the sky but better than nowt...... After retur...

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    30 Sep 2017 3:02PM | Read

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  • The testing ground.....

    ...... for any new equipment I acquire has to be the local park. Trying out the OMD 5Mk ll yesterday amongst the autumnal colours. Had the Olympus 14-42mm lens attached.

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    29 Sep 2017 1:00PM | Read

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  • One of .......

    ....... the first shots from my new camera..... an Olympus OMD M-5 Mk ll. first impressions are favourable, handles well, canít wait for further fun with it. The hi-res mode seems worth a try next I think. Maybe the morn if the weather is favourable...

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    27 Sep 2017 7:37PM | Read

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  • The colour red......

    ...... in all it's glory. Autumn is with us now..... some fantastic colour in the leaves. Had to use the Samyang 7.5mm fisheye lens to get this shot in amongst the close proximity of other trees....

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    20 Sep 2017 10:05PM | Read

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  • Dropped leaf......

    ...... not of a dining table but from a Sycamore and Beech tree (?) in the park.... the autumnal colours are with us.....

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    15 Sep 2017 11:45AM | Read

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  • Showery today....

    ...... as you can tell by the water on the bikes paintwork..... I like the repellent quality of the paint...... l sometimes spend a while looking......facinating. Samyang 7.5mm fisheye lens......

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    14 Sep 2017 12:40PM | Read

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  • A surprise ....

    ..... waiting for me in the tub. After a coffee it was to the bathroom to get washed..... noticed the arachnid lurking in the bath. Got the Olympus from the bag and attached the 40-150mm lens and used the camera flash to capture the spider. Import...

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    13 Sep 2017 10:58AM | Read

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  • In the wood.....

    ...... at the park this morning. Autumn is nearly with us....... ....... if you're a weatherman it's already here!

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    11 Sep 2017 10:29AM | Read

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  • I'm nearly .....

    ....... always awake early in the early hours of morning before the light starts to appear in the sky. Today was no exception. Around six o clock I peered out of the kitchen window at the mostly cloud covered sky. To hell with it I cried..... got the...

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    10 Sep 2017 4:07PM | Read

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  • It hosed down....

    ...... all last night and most of the day up here. The sun got out at around five... it was on the bike and away up to the main drag to get a shot of the new artwork that's busy being painted on a gable end....... artist Jo Peel....

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    5 Sep 2017 7:04PM | Read

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  • A change of course....

    ..... when returning home after a bit of shopping. Thirty minutes in the park broke the routine..... champion. Used the phone for a simple composition, processed in Snapseed.

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    4 Sep 2017 3:53PM | Read

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