Lou Tent

Lou Tent

Lives in United States United States
Works as a Retired
Has a website at http://loutent.smugmug.com/
Joined on Jun 4, 2002
About me:

Nikon F (1965)
Nikon F2 (1971)

24mm f/2.8 Nikkor (pre-AI)
35mm f/2 Nikkor (pre-AI)
135mm f/2.8 Nikkor (pre-AI)
55mm f/3.5 Micro-Nikkor (AI'd)
135mm f/2.8 Nikkor (pre-AI)
300mm f/4.5 Nikkor (AI'd)
Nikon D700 (Jan 2009)
Nikon D200 (Mar 2006)
DX lenses:
12-24mm f/4 AFS G ED DX Nikkor
18-70mm f/3.5-4.5 G ED DX Nikkor (kit lens)
18-200mm f/3.5-5.6 AFS G ED DX Nikkor
FX Lenses:
14-24mm f/2.8 G ED Nikkor
24-70mm f/2.8 G ED Nikkor
70-200 f/2.8 AFS G ED VRI Nikkor (w/Kirk LP-45 foot)
105mm f/2.8 AFS IF-ED VR Micro Nikkor
200-400 f/4 AFS IF-ED VRI Nikkor (w/Kirk LP-47 foot)
300mm f/4 AFS IF-ED Nikkor (w/Kirk NC-300 Collar)
Nikkor TC-17E II & TC-14E II
SB-800 & SB-600 Speedlights
MB-D200 Battery Pack (don't use it)
MC-36/MC-21/EH-6/Nikon 77mm CP
Domke F2
Slik Pro 700DX tripod + 800 ballhead
Gitzo 3550 monopod + Kirk QRC-3 Clamp
Slik Lightypod (monopod)
Want list:
200/2.0 VR Nikkor
300/2.8 VR Nikkor
Post Processing:
Mac DP G5 w/2.5 gig ram +160+500+250+300 gb storage
Photoshop CS2 & Elements 4.0 & 6.0
Noise Ninja / Fotomagico
Canon S9000 inkjet printer / Canon 8400F scanner

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  • I have a D700 also. If you have a Mac as I do, click on a JPG file to open it in the finder with Preview  then use Command-I to get the info screen which will have an exif tab (among others). ...
  • Replied in D700
    I also have the D700 with the Trinity plus many other Nikkors - all fast & heavy so I feel your pain even tho I'm a youngster at 67 :-D I would also recommend the Fuji X100T - I bought the previous ...
  • I have the 85/1.4 G for about 6 months - it is on my "lowly" D700 about 75% of the time - I think magical is a good description: Since the exif isn't showing, 1/50 @ f/2, ISO 2000 - Silver Efex Pro ...
  • My solution - full extension trays like this that I cobbled together - works great and my wife really likes the reduced clutter :-)
  • I considered buying this lens for years. When the rumors about it being discontinued started a while back, I decided to just go ahead and buy it (about 1 month ago). I find it a nice compliment to ...
  • I don't think that I would buy a gray market 14-24 - too big of an investment. The one time I did buy gray was a Nikon 1.4TC about 8 years ago - and only because I needed it and B&H did not have a ...
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