Tamron Prize Challenge: Travel and Nature
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Give us your best Travel or Nature shot and you could win a superb SP 17-50MM F/2.8 Di II XR VC LD Aspherical (IF), which sets high-performance DSLRs free with SP engineering, F/2.8 maximum aperture and Tamron VC. To find out more about this highly praised lens check out http://tamron-usa.com/lenses/prod/1750_vc_b005.asp. The winner of this challenge (as decided by public vote) will receive a Tamron SP 17-50MM F/2.8 Di II XR VC zoom lens (in Canon EF-S or Nikon mount). If the winner is a full frame user, we will substitute the SP 28-75mm F/2.8. No other substitutions will be offered. No cash alternative is available. Prizes are non transferable and non refundable. Competition open to any registered dpreview.com member, anywhere in the world.
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Monday, 3rd October, 2011 (GMT)
Monday, 3rd October, 2011 – Sunday, 23rd October, 2011 (GMT)
Monday, 24th October, 2011 – Sunday, 30th October, 2011 (GMT)
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I took this while holidaying in Sri Lanka at a local zoo. I underexposed the shot to create the mood, using fill flash to illuminate the birds. This gave it a sense of natural surroundings without showing the birds in captivity. I waited for this moment of passion....
|Submitted:||Saturday, 8th October, 2011 09:54 (GMT)|
|Taken:||Saturday, 12th June, 2010|
|Focal length:||200 mm|
|Shutter speed:||1/125 sec|
|Notes:||Hand held with Nikon D90, sb-600 flash, and Nikon 18-200 VR lens at 200mm. ISO 200 AV 5.6, PV 1/125 with -1 EV exp compensation.|
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