This was taken before the special MA senate seat election, so the photo itself isn’t (conscious) commentary.
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#BostonSnow, December 5th
Our planned programming is interrupted by the first real snowfall of the year. A few photos, taken in Davis Square and along the Grove-Cedar path in Somerville:
There’s a couple more in the gallery and all of them are licensed under the Creative Commons BY-NC-SA 3.0 license.
No exotic lenses or interesting events for this post, just a bunch of photos taken recently:
The last one, in particular, is a happy accident of shutter speed and IS and deserves a look at larger-than-thumbnail size. The rocks on the shoreline (the Atlantic on the New Hampshire coast) stayed decently sharp while the waves show a bit of motion. Next time I’ll have to purposefully try for that!
Playing with the Canon 24mm f/1.4L II
I had rented the 24mm f/1.4L II for a little bit to play around with – I love fast lenses, and 24mm is a fun focal length. I ended up really liking the lens but I don’t think I would use it enough to justify it right now – I already have the 17-40mm f/4L after all. Some of the better results from the 24mm: