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GH2 - Panasonic 45-200 (mostly) Balloon Festival

Discussion in 'Street, Documentary, and Portrait' started by isabel95, Oct 22, 2011.

  1. isabel95

    isabel95 Mu-43 Top Veteran

    I really liked the 45-200 before I ever went to a balloon festival, but after today, I deeply love it! This is my favorite image from the shoot:
    <a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/isabel95/6270860880/" title="P1000807 Jubilation by Isabel Cutler, on Flickr">
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    The set can be found here:
    Statesville, North Carolina Balloon Festival - a set on Flickr

    I would love to know why the histogram kept disappearing as I was shooting and I had to keep pressing the display button to get it back.
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  2. digitalandfilm

    digitalandfilm Mu-43 All-Pro

    Jul 18, 2011
    Decisive moment w/ great color.
  3. isabel95

    isabel95 Mu-43 Top Veteran

    Thank you.

    This jubilant fellow really made my photographic day.

  4. dagaleaa

    dagaleaa Mu-43 Veteran

    Jun 4, 2011
    Naples, Fl
    very nice photos....I also own this lens, and really like it! Some people claim it is soft, but I've never thought that at all....in the right hands it is a great lens!!
  5. sLorenzi

    sLorenzi Mu-43 Top Veteran

    Sep 15, 2010
    Very nice. Love the colours and mood.
  6. isabel95

    isabel95 Mu-43 Top Veteran

    I am quite happy with it....

    ...and that's why I am not hesitating to sell my mega-pound Canon 100-400 lens. For burst mode photography my Canon 7D is way superior, but it sure was a delight to have fun at the festival without 10 pounds of camera dragging down my shoulder.
    thank you for the kind words.

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