Tag archives for Nikon D70

  1. Not All Pixels Are Created Equal →

    Whenever I help friends and family buy a new camera, they almost always turn to pixels as the dominating trade point. The reality is, that’s probably not the most appropriate measure of “bestness” and here’s why: The metric most often used by camera manufacturers and marketers to tout their products has been pixel count. That’s…

  2. DSC_0001

    I bought a Nikon D7000 last week. I had called Glazer’s and they put me on The List. A few days later they called me back saying that had a body with my name on it. I picked it up. And it has been awesome. I thought it would be fitting that the first picture…

  3. Photos From Around Seattle

    We’ve had some pretty remarkable weather here in Seattle over the last few days. I’ve been experimenting with a new app on my Android called Retro Camera while I wait for Chase Jarvis to release his Best Camera app on the Android. Anyway, the motto is: “The best camera is the one you have with…

  4. The Nikon D7000: 478% Better Than the D70

    I’ll drool over some new toy I’d love to have from time to time, but I’m not usually one to let my impulses get the best of me in that regard. However, Nikon’s new DSLR camera, the rumored D7000, could be one of those things I just have to get. I’ve had my D70 for…

  5. The Green Blob

    What the heck is going on here? I took a picture in burst mode (three consecutive pictures taken at 3fps). The first picture has some weird green blog in it (click on either image to embiggen):

    …and the very next shot, the green blob is g…

  6. Technology for The Trip

    One of the bigest things I had to figure out for this trip was all the technology I was (or wasn’t going to bring) and how I would be using it. Basically, I didn’t want to bring anything super expensive or heavy with me, and what I ever I brought …

  7. EDays 2009: Diamond AnnivarsarE-Days

    EDays is upon us once again. And once again, I’ll be taking photos! I’m the official EDays photographer for The Oredigger and the EDays Committee. Last year was great and I got some great photos. But this year. This year is going to be epic. This …

  8. Lost Sweater

    Nikon D70 || Nikkor 50mm f/1.8D || 1/60 || f/1.8 || ISO200 || Handheld Someone had left their sweater at the desk I sat down at. She later came and picked it up as the library was closing.