The nimble and nifty Nikon D40

Challenge #4 in the Nouns and Verbs series. Hosted by Bob Yanal.
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The 6-megapixel Nikon D40, sometimes maligned on Dpreview forums but reviewed quite well elsewhere, is a very popular DSLR. On Flickr alone, the D40 is, among all Nikons, the second most popular camera: Flickr counts 30 million items (only the D80 bests it at 43 million). And still lists it. Submit your best D40 shot. No restrictions on subject matter (or lens). But: EXIF must accompany your photo, else I'll disqualify it.
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Majestic American Line -Delta Queen
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Docked at Louisville, Kentucky , the Delta Queen was a joy to see traveling the Ohio River. Built in 1926. It is an American sternwheel steamboat and a U.S. National Historic Landmark. Three different United States Presidents have sailed on the Delta Queen: Sadly at the end of 2008 the Majestic America Line announced it is ending all operations and that its assets, including all its riverboats, were for sale. I can only hope that someday, it will again, travel on the Ohio.
Submitted: Wednesday, 5th August, 2009 03:11 (GMT)
Taken: Monday, 14th July, 2008
Focal length: 18 mm
Shutter speed: 1/60 sec
Aperture: F8
ISO: 400
Views: 1219
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