Tag: Sourland Mountain Preserve

Macro Moments Challenge #36 Bokeh

14 April, 2017 | rue anemone | Nikon D5100 | Nikkor AF-S 18-55 mm f/3.5-5.6 | f/32 | ISO 3600

The word bokeh is a Japanese loanword to the English language. The term refers to the visual quality of the out-of-focus areas of a photographic image. Note that bokeh is not the same as a blur. Bokeh is the quality of the blur. Visible bokeh is often achieved by shooting at very wide apertures to…

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Macro Moments Challenge #35 Hepatica

Hepatica nobilis var. obtusa | 14 April, 2017 | Nikon D5100 | AF-S Nikkor 18-55 mm f/3.5-5.6

Over the weekend, I went hiking in the Sourland Mountain Preserve and observed numerous wildflowers along the trail. The flower in the post header is Hepatica. Hepatica (Hepatica Nobilis var. obtusa) is a herbaceous perennial native to eastern North America. Once again, I used the Kenko Auto Extension Tube Set DG but mounted my AF-S…

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Nikon D5100 + AF_S Nikkor 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 @ 24mm, 1/200s at ƒ/4 , ISO 100

Copyright © 2017 Khürt L. Williams

My wife and I went hiking this past weekend and I strained a foot muscle. I guess I overdid it. Too much strenuous activity in too short a period of time. I do most of my photography over the weekend. I thought the hike would be a good opportunity to capture images for several challenges;…

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