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 Post subject: Lion Fish
PostPosted: Tue Oct 02, 2012 11:29 am 
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Hi folks,

As a welcome relief from the general visual and aural blare of Las Vegas I visited the Shark Reef Aquarium. Difficult lighting and no tripod meant there weren't many keepers but at least the photogenic, and neurotoxic, Lion Fish came out OK.

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Lens: LUMIX G VARIO PZ 14-42/F3.5-5.6
Focal Length: 14mm (35mm equivalent: 28mm)
Aperture: f/3.5
Exposure Time: 0.067 s (1/15)
ISO equiv: 1600
Exposure Bias: -0.30 EV

Nothing special so far as Lion Fish photos go but at least it has alerted me to a photographic resource I hadn't used up to now, namely aquaria. Worth a visit if you have one nearby. 8)

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 Post subject: Re: Lion Fish
PostPosted: Tue Oct 02, 2012 11:23 pm 
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Nice shot, but I think that due to the lighting, the shot didn't turn out so good

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 Post subject: Re: Lion Fish
PostPosted: Thu Oct 04, 2012 8:31 am 
lionfish are sweet! i haven't tried shooting in an aquarium yet, i bet its tough. i know whenever i tried to take pictures before i got a dslr they would never come out right.


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 Post subject: Re: Lion Fish
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I think it's a really great shot, limited reflections and a great amount of detail and sharpness. Great effort.

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