All posts tagged: China

Peeking through…

  … I’m just so disgusted with this country right now… And I don’t even do social media, or watch broadcast news… Imagine how enraged I’d be if I paid attention to everybody else screaming right now… I can’t… I’m like the person who’s no good at long division, ’cause I just can’t even… Mostly I’m just sad… Terribly, terribly sad… So I offer up a respite from the madness of this past weekend, and out madness inducing, do-nothing, say the wrong thing at the right time every time President… A sunrise, from half-way around the world… Maybe a bit of meditation on this picture will help with a sense of perspective… I don’t know it will, or not. But anything’s worth a shot, at this point…           Advertisements

As promised…

  … the first shot ever taken with the lens I mentioned in the last post… A Canon 85mm f1.2 prime… It gives a whole new meaning to the phrase ‘zoom with you feet’… ‘Cause it’s really heavy, see… You gotta wanna walk around with this lens all day, is all I’m sayin’… While the subject of the photo might be rather blasé, there’s no denying the technical aspects. It’s a depth of field to die for… And really sharp, and a real crowd pleaser…   … but it’s so dang heavy…