Tamron Prize Challenge: Travel and Nature
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Give us your best Travel or Nature shot and you could win a superb SP 17-50MM F/2.8 Di II XR VC LD Aspherical (IF), which sets high-performance DSLRs free with SP engineering, F/2.8 maximum aperture and Tamron VC. To find out more about this highly praised lens check out http://tamron-usa.com/lenses/prod/1750_vc_b005.asp. The winner of this challenge (as decided by public vote) will receive a Tamron SP 17-50MM F/2.8 Di II XR VC zoom lens (in Canon EF-S or Nikon mount). If the winner is a full frame user, we will substitute the SP 28-75mm F/2.8. No other substitutions will be offered. No cash alternative is available. Prizes are non transferable and non refundable. Competition open to any registered dpreview.com member, anywhere in the world.
Monday, 3rd October, 2011 (GMT)
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I took this while holidaying in Sri Lanka at a local zoo. I underexposed the shot to create the mood, using fill flash to illuminate the birds. This gave it a sense of natural surroundings without showing the birds in captivity. I waited for this moment of passion....
|Submitted:||Saturday, 8th October, 2011 09:54 (GMT)|
|Taken:||Saturday, 12th June, 2010|
|Focal length:||200 mm|
|Shutter speed:||1/125 sec|
|Notes:||Hand held with Nikon D90, sb-600 flash, and Nikon 18-200 VR lens at 200mm. ISO 200 AV 5.6, PV 1/125 with -1 EV exp compensation.|
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