Street Shooting Philadelphia With The Nikon D800e

Yes you read right.  Who in their right mind would shoot street photography with the Nikon D800e?  Landscapes, of course.  Studio?  Absolutely.  But, street?  Well why not.  Necessity is the mother of invention, and on a recent trip to shoot landscapes mind you, I found myself in Philadelphia with the Nikon D800e and two lenses.  Both lenses were Zeiss primes.  Their 50mm f/2 makro, and the 21mm f/2.8 wide angle.  For me it was a perfect kit for shooting landscapes.  For street, well it turned out to be pretty good too.  The body size of the D800e is not too large too go unnoticed.  People do see you coming, and when you raise it to shoot they don't think your just an average toruist taking in the sites of Philly, especially when you've got the 21mm wide anlge lens parked on the camera.  But, if you keep moving and shooting people tend to not notice after a while.  Working large crowds tends to help you blend in a bit more.  Despite the need to keep the camera steady and the shutter speed above 1/125, to avoid blur in your images from the sensors super sensitivity, I found the camera to be extremely easy and responsive to work with on the street.  The file buffering easily kept up with the shooting, and the D800e was a joy to work with, despite the fact that I was using non auto focusing lenses.  All of the Zeiss primes are manual focus, though the chip on the lens works electronically in aperture mode with no issue.  It was a beautiful crisp day in Philadelphia with the sun shining.  The camera' metering system was always spot on despite conflicts between shadows and bright sun light. Here are some of the pictures taken from that stroll through the streets of Philadelphia.  All shots were wide open at f/2 and f/2.8.  ISO ranged from 200 to 1250.  

Leave a Comment





August 6, 2015 by jassica

Locking the nets is your responsibility. If an individual lock the nets, friends and family cannot take from an individual. However, because of this, you can not steal from their website either. Initially you secure your nets, it will probably be free. cashing-fun.net

General Honore is currently touring the united states, speaking to be able to churches and also Rotaries, in community halls and also community authorities auditoriums much less an ambassador for the usa military but alternatively as a great evangelist saying the gospel regarding preparedness. General

August 6, 2015 by jassica

What carry out Victoria Key, DELL, Staples, Radio stations Shack, and Montgomery Infirmary have in accordance? Each of the companies provides used the particular catalog to accomplish a prominent position in the competitive market place. allcatalog.net

Everything You must know About Getting Quality Diamond jewelry Online Diamond jewelry crafted away from these genuine substances is frequently highly highly valued and sought after by knowledgeable consumers all over the world… 7jewelry.net

Home improvement is indeed many items. Since that involves numerous things, it requires plenty of finance furthermore. Home Improvement

May 16, 2016 by <a href="http://topaussiewriters.com/top-austra

Nikon D800e is one of the best camera ever. the picture resolutions are very sharp and high.  famous australian writers and many people who work in studio prefer this camera over million others.

May 16, 2016 by Jennifer Hudson

Nikon D800e is one of the best camera ever. the picture resolutions are very sharp and high.  famous australian writers and many people who work in studio prefer this camera over million others.

May 23, 2016 by robertss

The bulk able band-aid to actualization replique montre Rolex and actualization is replica watches (replicas relojes). Replica of these watches are the another actualization best for both men and women. These watches arise as 18-carat as the originals, but they are bogus in a absolutely altered way and accessible at abundant beneath bulk tags than those from affluence cast watches. It is not simple to differentiate amidst originals and their replica. One accept to charge absolute assay to do the same. Although there is Replique De Montre a cogent aberration amidst the bulk tags of aboriginal and their replicas, but the above of these watches is excellent.We accept just one barring to this aphorism admitting the actuality that, appropriate afterwards i arch out active authoritative use of buddies. A top above replica is absolutely dependable and reliable, produced with a abundant above akin congenital to go through the two accurate and day-to-working day use. Moreover, for every aloof auction of the broad replica watch you will get benign chump advice in your cyberbanking mail Replique Montre Breitling databases account which may be activated to advertise added beam altar and accessories an ideal moments like anniversary seasons.

 

June 18, 2016 by JACK

The Treasury has claimed a Leave vote would tip the UK into a year-long recession, while Bank of England governor Mark Carney has said the risks of leaving “could possibly include a technical recession”chloe replica.Hitting back, the four Conservatives said: “There has been startling dishonesty in the economic debate, with a woeful failure on the part of the Bank of England, the Treasury, and other official sources to present a fair and balanced analysis.“They have been peddling phoney forecasts and scare stories to chanel replica  back up the attempts of David Cameron and George Osborne to frighten the electorate into voting Remain.“They said the main risk for the UK was remaining “locked to a doomed eurozone”.On Wednesday, Mr Osborne sparked anger among his Leave-backing colleagues when, alongsidehis Labour predecessor replica ray ban Alistair Darling, he said an emergency Budget would be needed if the UK voted Out.He listed examples of the measures that could be required including hikes to income tax and cuts to the NHS, saying leaving the EU would be an “irreversible” step causing “financial instability” and leaving the UK “with no economic plan”.

June 29, 2016 by <a href="http://yuhublog.com/mini-militia">m

indeed it is a good article

July 13, 2016 by Akinchan Kumar

Packers and Movers in Hyderabad Charges @
http://www.moveby5th.in/packers-and-movers-hyderabad.html
Packers and Movers in Pune Charges @
http://www.moveby5th.in/packers-and-movers-pune.html
Packers and Movers in Bangalore Charges @ 
http://www.moveby5th.in/packers-and-movers-bangalore.html
Packers and Movers in Delhi Charges @ 
http://www.moveby5th.in/packers-and-movers-delhi.html
Packers and Movers in Gurgaon Charges @
http://www.moveby5th.in/packers-and-movers-gurgaon.html
Packers and Movers in Mumbai Charges @ 
http://www.moveby5th.in/packers-and-movers-mumbai.html

July 13, 2016 by Akinchan Kumar

Packers and Movers

July 13, 2016 by Akinchan Kumar

Packers and Movers in Pune
Packers and Movers in Hyderabad
Packers and Movers in Bangalore

July 13, 2016 by Akinchan Kumar

Packers and Movers in Delhi
Packers and Movers in Gurgaon
Packers and Movers in Mumbai

July 13, 2016 by Akinchan Kumar

Packers and Movers in Noida
Packers and Movers in Chennai
Packers and Movers in Ghaziabad
Packers and Movers in Faridabad
Packers and Movers in Navi Mumbai
Packers and Movers in Thane

July 13, 2016 by Akinchan Kumar

Packers and Movers Hyderabad
Packers and Movers Pune
Packers and Movers Bangalore
Packers and Movers Mumbai
Packers and Movers Delhi
Packers and Movers Gurgaon

August 3, 2016 by shareit download

It can be used to Transfer any kind of file including Images, Music, Videos, PDFs, Docs and all other format of Documents…
shareit for pc Download
Download shareit for pc

December 3, 2016 by Diksha Maheshwari

I appreciate this post and its seems looking so informative Thanks for sharing with us..
http://packersmoversbangalore.in/

December 6, 2016 by thepackersmoversmumbai

We protection you deliver judgment affordable range of facilities
Each of our packers and movers Mumbai is known to meet the expense of feel based services and that is too at affordable prices. The logistic encouragement providers who are mentioned upon our website are relatively affordable than others so you should not suffer approximately your pocket. You will be provided considering best Movers and Packers Mumbai services within your budget from the deeply reputed individuals. Moreover, if you confirm you are mammal offered something on top of the expectation later you are not compelled anymore to reach beached to the same. By contacting us you can ensure just roughly the fine range of packers and movers Mumbai. The process is as easy as it appears.

packers and movers mumbai @
http://www.thepackersmoversmumbai.in
packers and movers delhi @
http://www.thepackersmoversdelhi.com

December 7, 2016 by packers and movers bangalore

Packers and Movers Bangalore list, Cheap Packers Movers Bangalore Charges, Local, Affordable Household Shifting Bangalore,
@ http://Packers-and-Movers-Bangalore.in/

December 14, 2016 by sussan

That sounds like a great idea. I own a Nikon D800e but as you said even though I have tried landscapes, mountain etc but never a street. This is very exciting idea.cable tv providers  I loved the efforts you have taken to do the street photography.

December 27, 2016 by weekup

In geslaagd om vader replica horloges nederland van mijn vriend gelukkig ook, want hij kreeg een goede kwaliteit replica horloge en hij houdt echt van deze donkere grijze wijzerplaat en donkergroene cijfers combinatie te maken. replica horloges rolex komen in zo’n grote verscheidenheid aan materialen en kleuren en cijfers of nummers of markers te bellen.

December 29, 2016 by tammyphil

The Nikon d800e is a great camera and there is no doubt in that. I have one with me, and I love taking good shots with my cam. They always come out good. I have never thought about street shooting. This directv packages sounds really good. I will surely try.