This is true... I don't want to end up taking pictures of them rolling down the side of the mountain...
I'll be sure to check out the S-mode. I haven't a clue as to what to look for in tripods and monopods... I'll see if there some things I can gather through the Thread Topic. A review from Gordon would be most timely!
There's a lot of great roads around California that have an active underground culture of automotive junkies that just want to let it rip around hairpin after hairpin in the middle of the night. In japan, they call it touge
D80 · Nikkor 50mm f/1.8 AF
Sigma Foveon sensor fan... future owner, promise!flickr