Lives in United States Los Angeles area, CA, United States
Works as a Engineering
Joined on Apr 23, 2005

lehill's current gear

FujiFilm FinePix S5100 Zoom (FinePix S5500)
Sony Alpha DSLR-A550
Sony Alpha DSLR-A850
Have it in my desk drawer and pull it out every once in a while to marvel over how much tech has changed.
Now my daughter's camera.
Purchased used. $1079. 19,533 shutter actuations
Sony SLT-A77
Sony SLT-A77 II
Sigma 150-500mm F5-6.3 DG OS HSM
Sigma 50mm F1.4 EX DG HSM
Sigma 85mm F1.4 EX DG HSM
Sony 135mm F2.8 (T4.5) STF
Sony 70-300mm F4.5-5.6 G SSM
Sony DT 16-50mm F2.8 SSM
Sony DT 16-80mm F3.5-4.5 ZA Carl Zeiss Vario-Sonnar T*
Sony DT 35mm F1.8 SAM
Tamron SP 70-200mm F/2.8 Di VC USD
Tamron SP AF 90mm F/2.8 Di Macro
Adobe Photoshop CS6 extended
Portrait Professional Studio
Topaz Adjust
I really like having layers to work with.
Default settings have too much smoothing, eye whitening, etc for me. So I duplicate the photo, use PortraitProf on the dupe, then turn down layer opacity to tone things down. Usually 30-50% opacity is good for me.
Topaz B&W effects
Topaz DeNoise
Topaz Detail
Topaz Simplify
Topaz Star Effects
Other gear:
  • Adobe Photoshop CS4
  • HVL-F42AM flash
  • Minolta AF 35-70mm F4
  • Samyang Reflex 800mm f/8
  • Sony 2x teleconverter SAL20TC

lehill's wish list

Sorted by most recently added.

Sigma 150-600mm F5-6.3 DG OS HSM | S
Sigma 150-600mm F5-6.3 DG OS HSM | C
Tamron SP 150-600mm F/5-6.3 Di VC USD
Added Oct 31, 2014
Why this isn't available in A-mount?
Added Oct 31, 2014
Well, one of the 150-600mm's.
Added Oct 31, 2014
Well, one of the 150-600mm's.
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX10

lehill's previous gear

FujiFilm MX-1400 (FinePix 1400 Zoom)
Sony Alpha DSLR-A350
Daughter gave it a good dunk in a stream.
Other gear:
  • Canon AE-1 Program
  • Canon Demi EE17
  • Kodak Instamatic 100