Latest or all posts or last 15, 30, 90 or 180 days.
Welcome to diglloyd.com
In-depth review coverage is by subscription.
Also by Lloyd: MacPerformanceGuide.com and WindInMyFace.com
First-time visitor

Early Winter in the Sierra

See my Canon wish list and other wish lists at B&H Photo.

 
Canon 16-35mm f/2.8L III

The about $2199 Canon 16-35mm f/2.8L III seems to be quite a nice lens, but I can’t properly evaluate it in the field on a laptop.

The early and deep snowfall made it difficult to go very high yesterday. Here at about 10,300' elevation, the snow is only about 6 inches deep (having compacted down to a relatively hard layer), and drifted to 18 inches in places, but about 500 feet higher it was about a foot deep and drifted up to 5 feet deep.

The early and heavy snow sucks in one way: the higher lakes instead of developing beautiful clear ice instead absorbed two feet or so of snow, turning into a thick dull gray opaque slush ice. Not very photogenic as compared to crystal clear water under transparent ice.

 
Early Winter, Conness Wilderness
f9 @ 1/800 sec, ISO 100; 2016-10-23 11:21:22
Canon EOS 5DS R + Canon EF 16-35mm f/2.8L III USM @ 16mm

[low-res image for bot]
Capacities up to 48TB and speeds up to 1527MB/s

diglloyd Inc. | FTC Disclosure | PRIVACY POLICY | Trademarks | Terms of Use
Contact | About Lloyd Chambers | Consulting | Photo Tours
RSS Feeds | Twitter
Copyright © 2008-2017 diglloyd Inc, all rights reserved.