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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70-200 VRII Closest Focus Distance Nikon SLR Lens Talk 12 hours ago
Nikons fastest focusing lenses Nikon SLR Lens Talk 1 day ago
Nikon 35 1.4 g inconsistent af in low light Nikon SLR Lens Talk 1 day ago
D750 Dxomark: 93 Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D4, D600-D800) Talk 1 day ago
D800 real image size ? Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D4, D600-D800) Talk 2 days ago
DX lenses on Full Frame Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D4, D600-D800) Talk 2 days ago
D750 vs D810 vs D4S Nikon SLR Lens Talk 3 days ago
Full frame lust. Again... Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D4, D600-D800) Talk 3 days ago
new TC 1.4E III used on 80-400mmG Nikon SLR Lens Talk 4 days ago
A good reason the D810 is $1000 more than D750 Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D4, D600-D800) Talk 4 days ago
Is D810 suitable to shoot Fashion? Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D4, D600-D800) Talk 5 days ago
Comments from those who moved from D300 to D810 Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D4, D600-D800) Talk 5 days ago
Nikon D750 vs Sony A7s : help me decide Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D4, D600-D800) Talk 1 week ago
Autofocus System Design Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D4, D600-D800) Talk 1 week ago
80-400 AF-S VRII with 1.7TC II on D810 , someone tried that combo? Nikon SLR Lens Talk 1 week ago
Help . . . . . Nikon 105 Purchase Nikon SLR Lens Talk 1 week ago
Price for used Nikon 80-400 4.5-5.6G VR Nikon SLR Lens Talk 1 week ago
What do you buy for FX professional use if you do not want 36Mp and do not want to pay for a D4s?! Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D4, D600-D800) Talk 1 week ago
Anyone feel that the Nikon Nano coated lens have a green cast to them ? Nikon SLR Lens Talk 1 week ago
Any D primes in the 20-35 range regarded as "excellent"? Nikon SLR Lens Talk 1 week ago
20mm f2.8 review Nikon SLR Lens Talk 1 week ago
A possible alternative strategy for Nikon Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D4, D600-D800) Talk 1 week ago
D750. Does it also suffer from Blooming Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D4, D600-D800) Talk 1 week ago
Are my lenses good enough for an 810? Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D4, D600-D800) Talk 1 week ago
80-400 AF-s and tripod mode VR Nikon SLR Lens Talk 1 week ago
Teleconvertor question : f4 +1.4x or 1.7x? Nikon SLR Lens Talk 2 weeks ago
D810 = ViewNX 2 vs Lightoom 5.6 Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D4, D600-D800) Talk 2 weeks ago
Refurbished 24-70 - seems slow to grab focus Nikon SLR Lens Talk 2 weeks ago
FX users - D600/D750/D800 & mirror less or mft ??? Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D4, D600-D800) Talk 2 weeks ago
TC 14E III review Nikon SLR Lens Talk 2 weeks ago
Nikon 105mm f/2 DC and 135 f/2 DC withdrawn??? Nikon SLR Lens Talk 3 weeks ago
The reality of Nikon making next pro DSLR's fully from metal Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D4, D600-D800) Talk 3 weeks ago
F-mount FX tele comparable with Canon 400mm f/5.6 Nikon SLR Lens Talk 3 weeks ago
How does the Nikon VR 70-200mm 2.8 zoom hold up against the VR II at 200mm in the center? Nikon SLR Lens Talk 3 weeks ago
Does Nikon have a 135L equivalent lens? Nikon SLR Lens Talk 3 weeks ago
nikon 400 2,8 vr with strong focus shift, caused by transportation?! Nikon SLR Lens Talk 3 weeks ago
How to determine if lens has focusing issues Nikon SLR Lens Talk 3 weeks ago
Nikon VR on/off switch question Nikon SLR Lens Talk 3 weeks ago
Nikon 24-70 f/2.8 - why have Amazon UK stopped stocking it? Nikon SLR Lens Talk 3 weeks ago
Best nikon teleconverter for nikon 80-400 vr I Nikon SLR Lens Talk 3 weeks ago
D750..can YOU get just a centre square focusing in the view finder Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D4, D600-D800) Talk 3 weeks ago
When do you choose matrix metering? Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D4, D600-D800) Talk 3 weeks ago
Portrait / candid photo Tele for dx? Nikon SLR Lens Talk 4 weeks ago
Nikon 500mm F4 VR on D800, D800E and D7100 Nikon SLR Lens Talk 4 weeks ago
D3X 12-bit or 14-bit - some help? Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D4, D600-D800) Talk 4 weeks ago
70-200 vr1 Aperture blades stuck...ONLY on certain bodies Nikon SLR Lens Talk 4 weeks ago
How do you tell if the AF-s motor has failed? Nikon SLR Lens Talk 4 weeks ago
Cheap 50mm lens for D3200? Nikon SLR Lens Talk 4 weeks ago
Is D800 to D810 upgrade "like a veil being removed"? Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D4, D600-D800) Talk 4 weeks ago
D750 review Nikon FX SLR (DF, D1-D4, D600-D800) Talk 1 month ago