Thursday, February 17, 2011

Lake Tahoe












These pictures are from my first DSLR Nikon D70 with a kit lense 18-70mm f/3.5. I bought this camera about 6 years ago, and just couple hours before our flight to Reno. Due to lack of knowledge about DSLR, I spent 3 hours on the plane reading the manual. But, endup shooting in auto mode entire trip.
Also, I thought I'm going to pay for this camera by playing poker. But somehow I see myself at the ATM machine more than at the poker table. LOL.

4 comments:

  1. Sometimes the auto mode is the way to go. Lets you enjoy and capture pics of the surrondings without worrying about all the tech stuff. Otherwise, another way of ' shooting on the fly '!

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  2. 1st shot is nice reflection. I've never seen these beautiful lake. So wonderful!

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  3. Nothing wrong with shooting in auto. I found myself switching to auto with the D80 numerous times because, like Parker said, it lets you enjoy the surrounding without having to work too hard.

    You've come a long way in six years Q, you seriously got the bug after buying that D70. I'm not sure thinking you would pay for the camera by playing poker was a smart thing though! LOL

    I really like the top and bottom photos. Great reflections in the top photo.

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  4. You came home from your trip with some very nice pictures from your new camera!
    After looking at these I'm thinking I might try puting my camera on Auto for a few shots and see how it works out...

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