Up Close and Personal at the Zoo on Mirrorlessons

Our friends at Mirrorlessons.com have recently published a new article, Up Close and Personal at the Zoo, that I wrote for the website.

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Nikon 1 J5 + 1 Nikon CX 70-300 mm @ 258 mm, efov 697 mm, f/5.6, 1/320, ISO-160

This new article features a dozen images captured at the Toronto Zoo using a Nikon 1 J5 and either the 1 Nikon CX 70-300 mm f/4.5-5.6 zoom, or 1 Nikon 30-110 mm f/3.8-5.6 zoom with a 20 mm extension tube.

Nikon 1 J5 + 1 Nikon CX 70-300 mm @ 264 mm, efov 713 mm, f/5.6, 1/160, ISO-800

The photographs were captured hand-held in available light. As is typical for zoo photography issues like soiled display glass and glare were prevalent.

Nikon 1 J5 + 1 Nikon 30-110 mm f/3.8-5.6 @ 77 mm, efov 208 mm, f/5.6, 1/20, ISO-3200, 20 mm extension tube used

Readers interested in viewing this new article can use the link provided.

Technical Note:
All photographs were captured hand-held using Nikon 1 gear as per the EXIF data. All images were produced from RAW files using my standard process of DxO PhotoLab, CS6, and the Nik Collection.

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