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While performing some tests with the PC-Nikkor 28/3.5 in the garden I got an unexpected visit: An Officer from the German Lens-Police showed up. He checked my gear and I got a fine for not using a proper lens-shade. He told me he was from the Department of Optical Laws and Flaws, task-force for "bokeh-crimes, flare and ghosting". I told him my PC-Nikkor was fully multicoated, but unfortunately still a bit prone to flare and ghosting. He smiled and said "No problem, just use the proper lens-hood.". Actually he was really friendly and we talked a bit about spherical aberrations,...Show more →
Oh my Lord Georg! I spit water all over my monitor reading this. Great picture and hilarious story. Your English is just fine my friend, just fine.
Peter, love the first shot of the bay... Nicely done! Brings back memories of when I used to visit my grandparents across the bay in your photo...
I did not get any time to go shooting today, but I did try my hand at my first MF sunset shot... I realise now I porbably should have stopped down to f/11 or so to get the foremost tree nice and sharp...
50mm f/4 1/3200sec ISO 125.
Winter Sunset by jared.vanbergen, on Flickr
I really like this shot, very moody.