mothman13

mothman13

Lives in United States Dallas, TX, United States
Has a website at http://www.texasmothman.com
Joined on Oct 9, 2006
About me:

Canon S3 IS (Given to Brother)
Nikon D80 (Given to Dad)
Nikon D300
Nikon D7100
Tokina 12-24mm F/4
Sigma 18-35mm F/1.8 DC HSM
Nikon 35mm F/2.0
Nikon 18-135 F/3.5-5.6 (Given to Dad)
Nikon 50 F/1.8 D
Nikon 85mm F/1.8 D
Nikon 70-300 VR F/4.5-5.6 (sold)
Nikon 70-200mm VR II
Tamron 17-50 F/2.8 (broken in Venice, Italy)
Tamron 90 Di Macro F/2.8 - ('sold' to Dad)
Sigma APO MACRO 150mm F2.8 EX DG HSM
Nikon 70-200mm F/2.9 VR II
Nikon SB700 Flash
Nikon SB800 Flash
Nikon SB22 Flash

mothman13's recent activity

  • Ok, you're standing in a room with a brick wall that has no window. Wall with no window So you hire somebody to cut a hole for a window.  Unfortunately, you hired a Hobbit that cut a round hole in ...
  • I've had the lens for a few weeks now and REALLY like it. I wish I'd had it on the vacation I took in Italy a few years ago. It would have been perfect for those narrow alleyways and inside ...
  • Not to be a kill-joy, but "wherefore" means "why?" not "where". In Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet, Juliet was asking why the guy she'd just met and fallen in love with happened to be that Romeo ...
  • I had enough trouble spelling aberration, I should have just said "Bokeh fringing (non-coinciding focal planes of the various colors)" but you're right of course.  Longitudinal, not lateral. I just ...
  • With the combination I was showing (white flower petals, direct, bright sun, closest focusing distance) the CA is worst wide open and doesn't really go away until around F/11.  Here's a crop @ F/2. ...
  • Unfortunately for the type of shots you're talking about, I don't think you'll like the lateral chromatic aberration I see with bright near-white petals. At large apertures you have quite a bit of ...
  • Kevin Vincent has one of the most colorful, beautiful sites on the 'Net.  He uses the 105 VR lens and frequently stacks his shots.  He has a blog on how he does his focus stacking here. If you post ...
  • Check out the reviews here: Tokina 12-24mm Tokina 12-28mm
  • One of the best and most complete answers I've ever seen given in the DPReview forums. Excellent reply post !! One thing mentioned earlier was regarding the field of view for various focal ...
  • link " if you turn the dial in the opposite direction past bulb it goes to X200."
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