Tucson 2016 - Cameras and mineral photography dayLast Updated: 11th Feb 2016
By Jolyon Ralph
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We recently ran a successful campaign to raise funds for new lenses for our new Canon 5DSr digital camera. Today I have a chance to use this in anger with an opportunity to photograph specimens from the Harvard collection on display here at the University of Arizona.
And here are the three lenses your generous donations allowed us to buy. I will be using at least the rightmost two of these today and showing some of the results here. The MPE-65 is s specualist macro lens and I will show that better next week.
This clever frame (which i bought second hand) allows easy and rapid switching between landscape and portrait without changing where the lens points
California gold. Someone with a key walked past a few minutes ago raising hopes but still everything is locked.
I seem to have accidentally ended up in a house full of canadians in various states of alcoholic enhancement. I only came here for a steak and wifi.
It's mindat manager Rob Woodside's birthday!
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