Superzoom compacts with 20X or higher optical zoom
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Showcase the long reach on a compact superzoom camera with optical zoom able to reach 20X or more. My sample image captured a tiny ant on a flower ~15 feet away, at 150 mm focal distance. I'm interested in what you can capture at a high focal distance like that.
Monday, 13th August, 2012 (GMT)
Monday, 20th August, 2012 – Sunday, 26th August, 2012 (GMT)
Monday, 27th August, 2012 – Sunday, 2nd September, 2012 (GMT)
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COOLPIX S9100 . Its high quality 18x wide-angle optical Zoom-NIKKOR ED glass lens offers impressive telephoto coverage (25-450mm). The insert at the top of the photo is my view without the zoom lens. this is 18x zoom, but has a range of 25-450mm. I hope this is acceptable for this challenge.
|Submitted:||Wednesday, 22nd August, 2012 20:55 (GMT)|
|Taken:||Monday, 16th July, 2012|
|Focal length:||324 mm|
|Shutter speed:||1/50 sec|
|Notes:||This PS tends to shoot at a lower shutter speed with the zoom at max. got a lot of blurry images until I lowered the exposure bias.|
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