Wednesday, November 26, 2008

Picture Library Request

This afternoon a picture library sent me a huge list of images they require, buried amongst it was this amusing selection, now I've forgotten when I last had rattlesnake chilli......................

OM_SB2_p67_a_PA Chinese sea cucumber (or several in a box). Preferably boxed as a foodstuff.
OM_SB2_p67_b_PRoasted scorpions, canned or not, but they need to look like a foodstuff.
OM_SB2_p67_c_PFried grasshopper s sold in Mexican markets (chapulines) as a foodstuff.
OM_SB2_p67_d_PCooked frog legs on a plate.
OM_SB2_p67_e_PCanned rattlesnake meat.
OM_SB2_p67_f_PThe large fried ants they eat in Colombia (cooked).

Friday, November 14, 2008

Nikon D700 + 600mm f4

Thursday, November 13, 2008

Calumet Monopods In Use

Saturday, November 01, 2008

Student Discount

Calumet, where I work, has introduced a new student discount card this Autumn. One of the great features is a tiein with Nikon which gives students 10% cashback on any Nikon produce from an eyepiece to a D3 or perhaps a new lens.
The card also entitles photography students to a massive 20% off Calumet own brand products.
Own brand products include Brilliant Inkjet paper from A4 to 44 inch rolls, brollies, softboxes, tripods, monopods, the essential hot-shoe PC block to hook up your camera to studio flash, filters, memory cards, background paper rolls and many more. CLICK THE POST HEADER TO GO TO THE CALUMET WEBSITE AND REGISTER.

Panasonic G1

The new Panasonic G1 uses a Micro-4/3rds sensor to make a tiny SLR camera.
Full-time Live View both for LCD and LVF
Advanced AF featuring iA (Intelligent Auto) Mode such as AF Tracking
4/3-type 12-megapixel Live MOS sensor and Venus Engine HD
Bundled with LUMIX G VARIO 14-45mm/F3.5-5.6 ASPH./MEGA O.I.S.
Dust reduction system - Supersonic Wave Filter