The nimble and nifty Nikon D40

Challenge #4 in the Nouns and Verbs series. Hosted by Bob Yanal.
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The 6-megapixel Nikon D40, sometimes maligned on Dpreview forums but reviewed quite well elsewhere, is a very popular DSLR. On Flickr alone, the D40 is, among all Nikons, the second most popular camera: Flickr counts 30 million items (only the D80 bests it at 43 million). And Nikon.com still lists it. Submit your best D40 shot. No restrictions on subject matter (or lens). But: EXIF must accompany your photo, else I'll disqualify it.
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My daughter and I walking in Sherrill Brook Park in New Hartford, NY.
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Submitted: Tuesday, 4th August, 2009 20:30 (GMT)
Taken: Monday, 27th July, 2009
Focal length: 18 mm
Shutter speed: 1/125 sec
Aperture: F5.6
ISO: 320
Notes: Taken with my left hand while walking. She only looked up for a moment. D40 allowed one hand operation and was snappy enough to capture the moment. Picasa edit for B&W, cropping, contrast, crop and a bit of soft focus at the edges.
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