Documentary & Environmental Photographer

Located in Canada's capital - Ottawa.

Sigma 50mm 1.4 ART Sample

Nick and I went out around the Glebe today with his Sigma 50mm ART.  What an incredible lens.  I don’t have a write up on it now but here’s a sample.  Processed in LR with some vey slight adjustments to exposure (+2/3).  No enhancements otherwise (clarity, contrast, shadows, highlights, etc). EXIF is there for viewing. Here is the lens mounted on a Nikon D610 and next to a Nikon 24-70 2.8 for comparison.
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Nikon D610 – Tipping the Scale

I fully admit that I tend to research things a bit much. (For a photo blog there sure are very few photos to this post.  I’ll update later with some pics) Let’s just say that it took me a while to decide on my next camera body (right, #Phodobeers?).  So many factors, so many choices.  Perhaps I was fixated on the hunt.  Perhaps I wasn’t happy with the options.  Perhaps I didn’t realize just ho
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Bringing those photos to life

Prints really do make photos come to life. I’ve been experimenting with various methods of printing some photos for an upcoming mini-gallery (details forthcoming – looks much better than the image above).  It’s not my strong point and it shows: the post processing has, to date, been optimized for screen.  Printing the photos results in colour mismatch and some colours (especially darker) being ̵
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