Seven Lenses Hath October

Election anxiety diminished my productivity throughout October, but I still made some photos. While reviewing the month’s work in Lightroom, I noticed I had used seven lenses, and took the opportunity to reflect on my choices. Nikon 16-80 f/2.8-4: Hired to take some post-show images with fans, I took up a position near the stage…

Gear Appreciation: Nikon 50mm f/1.8 Lens

Setting out to visit the Murphy Auto Museum in Oxnard, CA, I thought I would shoot exclusively with the Tokina 11-16mm f/2.8 lens, but at the last minute I decided to throw the Nikon 50mm f/1.8 into my jacket pocket, and I’m glad I did. For one thing, I’ve never gotten the hang of working with…