Monday, February 24, 2014

Blast From the Past - Sometimes I Really Miss California

 
Mount Diablo Landscape, by Reed A. George
Nikon D70, Nikkor 300mm Lens, f8, 1/60 sec.
 
I decided to go back and look at the earliest images I uploaded to flickr. Here's one that I shot in 2005. It was taken during a workshop at Mount Diablo, some 20 minutes from my home in Pleasant Hill, California. Man, what a magical place.
 
I can't remember if this was shot with my 70-300mm f4-5.6 ED zoom, or 300mm f4. I also can't seem to find the iso setting in the EXIF info.
 
But, the old D70 (my first DSLR) really did a pretty nice job, didn't it? I love the way the path zig zags over the hills to the tree.
 
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