Who here is into Photography?

Discussion in 'Hobbies' started by MaggieRae, Nov 10, 2009.

  1. MaggieRae

    MaggieRae Songster

    Apr 12, 2009
    North Texas
    I'm just curious who on BYC is into photography. Perhaps if you'd like to tell what camera you have, some of your favorite methods, and maybe some shots?

    Personally, I have some cheap digital camera that I only use for dangerous things that hurt cameras, like road trips with buddies and school events. I also have a Nikon D5000 for more artsy pictures. My mother and I share lenses when we get the chance and she has a Nikon D50 and a D60. We're both in the same wildlife photography club, so we switch cameras on occasion during safaris.
    If you'd like to see some of my pictures, they're at MaggieRae's Pictures .

    Last edited: Oct 4, 2010
  2. Emzyyy

    Emzyyy Runs with Deer

    Jul 14, 2008
    Derby Kansas
    I love taking photos with my "cheap" (for a camera of course) digital camera just for fun though. I'm going to be in photography this next semester at school though.
  3. Princess Amri

    Princess Amri Is Mostly Harmless

    Jul 16, 2009
    MY camera is a Canon Powershot A590 IS. Not the best camera but it works fine. My parents have a fabulous Canon EOS Rebel (not sure if that's the name). Almost every picture it takes is a great photo. I like photography!
  4. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap

    I LOVE photography but I am not very knowledgeable about it. I know I have a good eye though. My camera is the Canon Rebel xTi 10.2 mp and it was expensive.





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  5. silkiechicken

    silkiechicken Staff PhD

    I love taking close up shots. I just wish I had a real camera and a real macro lens. For now I just have a point and shoot Cannon PowerShot A710IS.




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  6. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap

    That spider looks like a Muppet!!!! He's actually cute! And I hate spiders. I love wildlife, like the verbena and daisies in my pics. I have some of cactus too, but not many people appreciate desert life like I do.
  7. tothemoon

    tothemoon Songster

    Sep 3, 2009
    Beautiful pictures! I bought a very expensive and hard to manipulate digital camera and I get so frustrated with it that I have lost interest in photography. My best pics I took with a cheap 35MM that cost like 10 bucks. I love black and whites.
  8. Katy

    Katy Flock Mistress

    I like taking pictures around the farm. I've got a couple of Kodak cameras...nothing too expensive.[​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
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  9. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap

    Quote:Mine is expensive and digital, but it is pretty much dummy proof. The danged dial has icons on it for different settings. I mostly use the auto, with whatever icon choice I want, like still life, action, portrait, etc.

    Katy - I have ALWAYS loved you photos!!!!!
  10. Daisygirl

    Daisygirl Songster

    Nov 10, 2009
    New Zealand
    Beautiful pics!!! you are very talented
    Mine is fancy and digital.
    Current favourite topic of pictures: my new chickens
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