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 51 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 beta tester for 2 decades.
Now use Nikon, ranging from D800 to D7100, with 20 lenses ranging from 14-24 to the 200-400.

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D750 AF Fine-tune Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D4, D600-D800) Talk 55 min ago
D810 worth it if not printing? (yet another D750 vs. D810) Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D4, D600-D800) Talk 5 hours ago
How hard is it to manual focus NIKKOR 50mm f/1.2 (item # 1435) Nikon SLR Lens Talk 6 hours ago
Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 400mm f/2.8E FL ED VR Lens Review by Nasim Mansurov of Photography Life Nikon SLR Lens Talk 12 hours ago
should i send my 400mm fl lens to nikon, or is this normal? Nikon SLR Lens Talk 12 hours ago
Nikon 14-24 not everything sharp why ? Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D4, D600-D800) Talk 1 day ago
300 f4 PF - Sport Mode VR Nikon SLR Lens Talk 1 day ago
200-400mm f4G ED VR1 won't AF on new D810 body Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D4, D600-D800) Talk 1 day ago
New 300mm F4 VR but with earlier serial number Nikon SLR Lens Talk 2 days ago
D750 : focus adjustment needed? Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D4, D600-D800) Talk 2 days ago
Portraits with a d700. Lens selection Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D4, D600-D800) Talk 4 days ago
Sick of 35mm F/2D oil on aperture blades Nikon SLR Lens Talk 4 days ago
D810 and lightroom Nikon SLR Lens Talk 5 days ago
Great Nikon repair experience Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D4, D600-D800) Talk 5 days ago
Nikon UK D750 service Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D4, D600-D800) Talk 6 days ago
70-300mm VR How to tell if VR is working? Nikon SLR Lens Talk 1 week ago
Full Frame or Not? Nikon SLR Lens Talk 1 week ago
would you pay more for gray versions? Nikon SLR Lens Talk 1 week ago
Clear UV Lens filters. Nikon SLR Lens Talk 1 week ago
85mm/1.4G brighter than 1.8G for same settings? Nikon SLR Lens Talk 1 week ago
Contemplating upgrading to FX Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D4, D600-D800) Talk 1 week ago
D750 focusing/unsharp issues with handheld shots regardless of aperture & mm Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D4, D600-D800) Talk 1 week ago
Nikon D750 + nikor 70-200 f/4... Would you buy this combination? Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D4, D600-D800) Talk 1 week ago
D750 : focus point confirmation (sometimes red/sometimes not) Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D4, D600-D800) Talk 1 week ago
Effective purchasing in the UK (D750 + 24-120) Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D4, D600-D800) Talk 1 week ago
D750 soft or out of focus Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D4, D600-D800) Talk 1 week ago
Focussing with a Nikon D800 and a manual lens Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D4, D600-D800) Talk 1 week ago
Nikon D810 and Nikon 14-24mm 2.8 Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D4, D600-D800) Talk 1 week ago
Hey Leonard, Nikon wants you to use a book cover and a ruler to check AF! Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D4, D600-D800) Talk 1 week ago
How to focus wide open in the 800E live view? Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D4, D600-D800) Talk 2 weeks ago
Can you see a difference using Nikon D750 and D810 for a 30x40 print Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D4, D600-D800) Talk 2 weeks ago
FX and DX Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D4, D600-D800) Talk 2 weeks ago
D750 or D810 or Used D3X Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D4, D600-D800) Talk 2 weeks ago
D800 & Diffraction - How to sharpen up and really avoid f/16? Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D4, D600-D800) Talk 2 weeks ago
Nikon breaking the 14mm barrier? Nikon SLR Lens Talk 3 weeks ago
Seeking advice on a fast zoom 80 400 or 70 200? Nikon SLR Lens Talk 3 weeks ago
Nikon 750 Sub-command dial Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D4, D600-D800) Talk 3 weeks ago
Nikon 300mm F4 VR Issues Nikon SLR Lens Talk 3 weeks ago
New Nikon 300f4 PF VR uk delivery dates? Nikon SLR Lens Talk 3 weeks ago
lenscoat missing slot for drop-in filter? Nikon SLR Lens Talk 3 weeks ago
Nikon Lens recommendations for shooting tiny rooms Nikon SLR Lens Talk 3 weeks ago
D810 Won't Record, any ideas? Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D4, D600-D800) Talk 3 weeks ago
Got an amazing deal on 70-200 f2.8G VRII Nikon SLR Lens Talk 3 weeks ago
Where is the Nikon d810 Dpreview? Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D4, D600-D800) Talk 3 weeks ago
Nikkor x1.4 teleconverter vs x2 teleconverter Nikon SLR Lens Talk 3 weeks ago
Resolution increase of the Canons won't be that noticeable Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D4, D600-D800) Talk 4 weeks ago
Nikon Skylight L1BC Filter Nikon SLR Lens Talk 4 weeks ago
Nikkor 18-200 VR won't focus closer than 1 m Nikon SLR Lens Talk 4 weeks ago
Shooting birds, mostly city birds. 300PF or 150-600 ? Nikon SLR Lens Talk 1 month ago
Can't decide on D750 - Lens - or D810 Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D4, D600-D800) Talk 1 month ago