Leonard Shepherd

Leonard Shepherd

Lives in United Kingdom Yorkshire Dales, United Kingdom
Works as a Retired professional photographer.
Joined on Feb 25, 2006
About me:

Photographer for 52 years.
I ran a photographic business in the 1990's. 3 years illness resulted in it's premature closure.
Keenly interested in wildlife and landscape.
Photographic lecturer and judge.
Was an Olympus OM system beta tester.
Now use Nikon, including D810 to D7200 and use around 20 lenses ranging from 14 to 400.

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Ken Rockwell Donations? Nikon SLR Lens Talk 12 min ago
Buying the Nikkor 70-200mm F2.8 VRII Nikon SLR Lens Talk 36 min ago
Nikon finances look bad Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D5, D600-D800) Talk 2 hours ago
Nikon 300mm PF update and question for owners Nikon SLR Lens Talk 8 hours ago
Nikon's 24-70s are substantially weaker than Canon's latest 24-70 Nikon SLR Lens Talk 1 day ago
Brand new Nikon AF-S 14-24mm zoom lens stuck after 10 minutes!! Nikon SLR Lens Talk 1 day ago
D750 vs D500 - Which is a better option? Nikon Pro DX SLR (D500, D300, D200, D100) Talk 1 day ago
Copying slides using ES-1 Nikon SLR Lens Talk 1 day ago
Is the 17-55 still a good option today? Pairing with a future D500 Nikon SLR Lens Talk 2 days ago
Focus question Nikon SLR Lens Talk 2 days ago
Lines per mm Nikon SLR Lens Talk 2 days ago
Nikon Lens Bags....meh Nikon SLR Lens Talk 2 days ago
Filter options for 14-24 (or other suggestions) Nikon SLR Lens Talk 3 days ago
How much micro-focus adjustment warrants a repair? Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D5, D600-D800) Talk 3 days ago
Should I upgrade from the 300 f/4 AFS to the 200-500 f/5.6 or the PF 300 f/4? Nikon SLR Lens Talk 4 days ago
When will the new version of the 70-200 f2.8 come? Nikon SLR Lens Talk 4 days ago
Discounted Tokina 70-200 F/4? Nikon SLR Lens Talk 5 days ago
Help with 70-200 2.8 vr2 and D750 Nikon SLR Lens Talk 5 days ago
Ken Rockwell 16-80 test Nikon SLR Lens Talk 5 days ago
NIkon 300mm PF VR still not working correctly at 1/60-1/125 sec Nikon SLR Lens Talk 5 days ago
Why can't external readers handle both versions of XQD Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D5, D600-D800) Talk 6 days ago
Is sensor development stuck at 2010 level? Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D5, D600-D800) Talk 6 days ago
FX V DX for BIF and Wildlife (part 2) Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D5, D600-D800) Talk 1 week ago
New front element 200-400mm f4 af-s vr Nikon SLR Lens Talk 1 week ago
D750 Right AF issue Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D5, D600-D800) Talk 1 week ago
D750 Focus Issues. AF Fine Tune +20 with 24-70 Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D5, D600-D800) Talk 1 week ago
FX or DX for Wildlife/BIF Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D5, D600-D800) Talk 1 week ago
300/4 PF what extender? Nikon SLR Lens Talk 1 week ago
Another stellar blog entry from Roger, Brandon & Crew from Lensrentals/Olaf OT Nikon SLR Lens Talk 1 week ago
Why so many variable aperture DX lenses ??? Nikon SLR Lens Talk 1 week ago
FX To DX: One Stop Difference?? Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D5, D600-D800) Talk 2 weeks ago
Nikon 60mm f/2.8 macro vs. 105mm Nikon SLR Lens Talk 2 weeks ago
24 70 vr focus shift Nikon SLR Lens Talk 2 weeks ago
New year's price increase on lenses Nikon SLR Lens Talk 2 weeks ago
A friend has a Nikon 24 2.8 AF D ? good or bad choice? Nikon SLR Lens Talk 2 weeks ago
Fungus in Lens - acceptable Nikon SLR Lens Talk 2 weeks ago
200-500mm focus problem Nikon SLR Lens Talk 2 weeks ago
Should i get a d750 over my d5100 ? Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D5, D600-D800) Talk 3 weeks ago
Do you think this picture is sharp enough for the D800, 70-200mm f4 combo? Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D5, D600-D800) Talk 3 weeks ago
Nikon 80 400 VRI- on a scale of 1-10, I'm about a 7 any recommendations? Nikon SLR Lens Talk 3 weeks ago
Best FX prime lens between 30 and 60? Nikon SLR Lens Talk 3 weeks ago
Nikon 300mm f4 lens not working properly? Nikon SLR Lens Talk 3 weeks ago
D750 exposure issue follow-up Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D5, D600-D800) Talk 3 weeks ago
Can the Nikkor 200-500mm be shot hand held at 500mm? Nikon SLR Lens Talk 3 weeks ago
Any advice on AF 70-300D? Nikon SLR Lens Talk 3 weeks ago
What am I doing wrong with D810 Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D5, D600-D800) Talk 3 weeks ago
D610 with oil on sensor. Looking for info about sending it to Nikon. UK Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D5, D600-D800) Talk 3 weeks ago
300mmE F/4 pf VR Working or Hurting? Nikon SLR Lens Talk 3 weeks ago
D500 AF Nikon Pro DX SLR (D500, D300, D200, D100) Talk 3 weeks ago
200-500 f/5.6 VR Autofocus Fine Tune question Nikon SLR Lens Talk 3 weeks ago