The zoom Lens

Challenge #24 in the Photography 101 series. Hosted by AussieJo.
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Show the compressed visual effects that can be achieved by using a zoom lens focal length greater than 200 mm
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Shot taken in Perth Australia with 300 mm lens (450mm equiv in 35mm) See how large that little plane is in comparison with the buildings in the background. The plane looks as though it is going to crash into the building which is in fact over 1 km away
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Submitted: Wednesday, 29th June, 2011 04:32 (GMT)
Taken: Sunday, 2nd November, 2008
Focal length: 300 mm
Shutter speed: 1/800 sec
Aperture: F7.1
ISO: 250
Notes: hand held panned shot
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