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Taking the N6000 on the Festival of Lights trip.


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#1 LightMeter

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Posted 27 November 2014 - 12:16 AM

Crystal and I are going to see the lights in Chickasha Oklahoma this weekend. I'm bringing the D7100 and the N6000 loaded with Velvia 50. The 6000 is a better choice than the older bodies for low light photography because it has shutter speeds down to 30 seconds and a lighted LCD display in the viewfinder. And I like it better than it's close cousin N6006 because of the type K focus screen. I'll take that over the AF and built in flash of the 6006. I'm also taking the SB-20 which does TTL with the N6000 and manual or A mode with the D7100. The lenses that are going are: 18-135DX, 28-70 3.5-4.5D, 75-150 Series E, 50 1.8D, 20 2.8D, and 85 1.8D. The Festival of Lights in Chickasha is awesome. I went there in 2008 and it's worth the drive form Houston. Last year we went to Natchitoches Louisiana to see the Christmas lights and were a bit disappointed. I told Crystal she'll love Chickasha-she's never been there.


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Posted 27 November 2014 - 07:43 AM

Have fun can not wait to see the results.

 

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Nikkor 24-85G ED AF-S VR, 70-300G ED AF-S VR, 28-105 3.5-4.5 AF-D, 50 1.8 AF-D

Nikon Series E lens, 28mm, 100mm, 135mm, 75-150mm, 70-210 f4.

MF Nikkor's 50 f2 Ai, 500 f4 ED Ai-P.

 

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MF Rokinon 85mm f1.4 ASP AE UMC(Ai-P)

 



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Posted 11 January 2015 - 01:36 AM

I should get the film back in about a week and I'll post some. The film forums here on PN sure are getting lonely. Hopefully when spring gets here there will be more shooting going on, and we'll see more "film" posts.


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Posted 11 January 2015 - 08:57 AM

Right now I have 2 rolls of C41 to send off and a roll of slide film to send out its just been so hectic I've not been to the post office.

Jim

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Nikon P900 Nikon P330

F100 w MB-15, N80, FM3a, FE2(Black and Silver) and EM.

Nikkor 24-85G ED AF-S VR, 70-300G ED AF-S VR, 28-105 3.5-4.5 AF-D, 50 1.8 AF-D

Nikon Series E lens, 28mm, 100mm, 135mm, 75-150mm, 70-210 f4.

MF Nikkor's 50 f2 Ai, 500 f4 ED Ai-P.

 

MF Rokinon 14mm f2.8 ED AE UMC(Ai-P)

MF Rokinon 85mm f1.4 ASP AE UMC(Ai-P)

 



Pro Manfrotto 055XV with Markins M10 ,Sirui P-326 6-Section Carbon Fiber Monopod with Markins Q3 Emille, Manfrotto Compact MKC3-H01M with Combo Head, 3Pod PTT1H Table Top Tripod with Giottos MH1304 Ballhead.





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