Thursday, April 1, 2010

Nikon D90 Everything Spring Photo Contest!

Hey everyone happy April Fools Day! I wanted to give this a try! Everyone has been so nice on my blog over the last year and a half I want to giveaway a free copy of David Busch's Nikon D90 book! So let's have a D90 only photo contest with spring as our theme!

UPDATE 5/4/2010

Here are the top 5 photos and winner submitted for our first contest!

1. Winner! Wafwot


2. Vincent



3. D


4. Nancy


5. Tmup

Congratulations To Wafwot, You win the Nikon D90 Book!

With some help from my friends Wafwot got the votes to win first place. I'll be having another contest soon for another nice d90 gift...please stay tuned!

Thank You to everyone that entered my first contest!

This is how it will work.

1.Theme is Spring Time

2.Photo must be from a D90

3.Must include exit data.(just the basics, Lens, Exposure, Aperture, Focal Length, ISO)

4.Photo Title and Description

5.Dead Line to enter is April 30th

So add this info below in the comments field along with a link directly to your photo so i can see it. I'll post the top 5 photos at the end of April and pick a winner!

Have Fun and thanks again to all my followers and anyone that has visited this blog!

33 comments:

Scbbbc said...

Sample

Walnut Tree Blossom Macro 1:1
Tamron 90mm 2.8
Exposure: 0.003 sec (1/400)
Aperture: f/11.0
Focal Length: 90 mm
ISO Speed: 200

http://farm5.static.flickr.com/
4040/4438995245_bf9ebcb1af_b.jpg

Ver said...

Here you go!

Title: "Spray of Sunshine"
Description: "No sprain will certainly keep anyone off spring!"

Lens: AF-S Nikkor 18-105mm 1:3.5-5.6 G ED
Exposure: 1/200 sec.
Aperture: f/10
Focal Length: 105mm
ISO: 200

http://www.flickr.com/photos/52534900@N00/4494021395/

drmattbishop said...

Hi,
Here's my Spring photo from Scotland. Only had my D90 for a month or so and really enjoying it.

"Pussy Willow and Blue Sky"

Lens: Kit 18-105 f/3.5-5.6
Exp: 1/250 sec
Ap: f/8.0
Focal length: 85mm
ISO: 200

http://www.flickr.com/photos/drmattbishop/4406445038/in/set-72157623428425087/

Diane said...

http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2709/4490947543_fd82bb56bd_b.jpg

Camera: Nikon D90
Exposure: 0.003 sec (1/320)
Aperture: f/5.6
Focal Length: 105 mm
Focal Length: 106.8 mm
ISO Speed: 200
Exposure Bias: 0 EV
Flash: No Flash

Title: First Bubbles of Springtime
Description: nothing says "spring" like the first bottle of bubbles.

Ali said...

Hi,

T: The Red Rose
D: Flower from our home garden,

http://www.flickr.com/photos/hawee-ta3kees/3280401657/in/set-72157600371352897/


Camera set-up
Camera: Nikon D90
Exposure: 0.006 sec (1/160)
Aperture: f/6.3
Focal Length: 105 mm
ISO Speed: 320
Exposure Bias: 0 EV

thanks..

D said...
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D said...

Title: Flowers
Exposure: 1/2000
ISO: 200
Focal Length: 38mm
Aperture: f/5.6
Lens: 18-55 f/3.5-5.6 AF/VR

Flowers

I'm trying to learn. Any comments are welcome...

D said...

I forgot the description.

Title: Flowers.
Description: Nothing is more representative of Spring than flowers. This was taken in Mount Urgull in Donostia, Basque Country.

AJ said...

Springtime in Florida
Nikon 18-105
Exposure:1/80sec
Aperture:f/4.5
Focal Length:26mm
Iso speed:200

http://www.flickr.com/photos/windagger420/4524318999/

mattyande said...

Orchid

http://www.flickr.com/photos/mattyande/4487414046/sizes/l/

Lens: 55-200mm 1:4.0-5.6
Shutter: 1/60sec
Aperture: f/5.6
Focal Length: 175mm
ISO: 100
Flash: Pop Up, SB-600

Thanks,
Matt

Pat said...

http://www.flickr.com/photos/pshorten/4536499324/

Camera: Nikon D90
Exposure: 0.022 sec (1/45)
Aperture: f/8.0
Focal Length: 105 mm
ISO Speed: 250
Exposure Bias: 0 EV
Flash: No Flash

tmup said...

Blue Bells
Tamron 90mm 2.8
1/60
f/14
ISO 200

http://www.flickr.com/photos/49280856@N02/4538437976/sizes/l/

yeekie14 said...

Dying Pine Cone
Nikkor 18-105
App. f9
Focal Length 52m
ISO Speed 200
1/320

http://www.facebook.com/album.php?aid=159639&id=567698373&saved#!/photo.php?pid=3734825&id=567698373&fbid=387820688373

yeekie14 said...

Dying Pine Cone
Nikkor 18-105
f9
1/320
ISO200
52mm

http://www.facebook.com/album.php?aid=159639&id=567698373&saved#!/photo.php?pid=3734825&id=567698373&fbid=387820688373

yeekie14 said...

http://www.facebook.com/album.php?aid=159639&id=567698373&saved#!/photo.php?pid=3734824&id=567698373&fbid=387820683373

I think I may have left the wrong link on the last post(s).

tahni candelaria said...

"welcome spring."
i took this photo when spring first came upon us in texas and the fresh sunshine was beckoning me outdoors.
lens: AF-S DX NIKKOR 18-105mm f/3.5-5.6G
exposure: (1/100)
aperture: f/6.3
focal length: 28 mm
iso speed: 400

http://www.flickr.com/photos/tahnijoy/4431149966

nancy said...

http://www.flickr.com/photos/sleepyhead428/4472467058/in/set-72157623600141443/

Exposure: 0.001 sec (1/1000)
Aperture: f/8.0
Focal Length: 32 mm
ISO Speed: 1000
Exposure Bias: +4/3 E

MaxHeine said...

are you allowing more than one entry per person?

Scbbbc said...

No, Just one!

Jay Neathery said...

Pear tree blossom.

Tamrom 18 - 50 2.8
1/800
ISO 200
Focal length 50mm
Aperature f/2.8

http://www.flickr.com/photos/74193511@N00/4563846507/

wolfcat said...

Camera: Nikon D90
Exposure: 0.001 sec (1/1250)
Aperture: f/6.3
Focal Length: 200 mm
Lens: Sigma 18.0-200.0 mm f/3.5-6.3
ISO Speed: 200
Exposure Program: Manual

http://www.flickr.com/photos/wolfcat_aus/3996840541/in/set-72157622485219567/

MaxHeine said...

Rose
Exposure: 1/60 sec
Aperture: f/4.0
Focal Length: 55 mm
ISO Speed: 450
lens: 18-55 nikkor

http://www.flickr.com/photos/21823232@N03/4564015843/

wafwot said...

Title: El Cid Triumph Tulips
Description: Early blooms of tulips in Skagit Valley, Washington State.
Lens: 18-105mm f/3.5-5.6G
Exposure: 0.002 sec (1/500)
Aperture: f/8.0
Focal Length: 105 mm
ISO Speed: 200

http://www.flickr.com/photos/wafwot/4469407580/

Ver said...

Scbbbc,

How do you create a "static" jpeg file linked thru flickr site as what you did in the first sample?

Thanks!
Ver

vlatorrejr@gmail.com

wafwot said...

Ver,

Go to your photo on Flickr, click the "All Sizes" icon above the image, then select the size from "Available Sizes." At the bottom of the page, you'll see HTML code AND the photo's URL. You can post the URL, or wrap it in an anchor tag like I did below:

http://farm5.static.flickr.com/4058/4469407580_deb8fece43_b.jpg

Vincent said...

Title: Hello Spring
Description: The lighting and the new born plant describe the beginning of Spring.

Lens: AF-S Nikkor 18-105mm
Exposure: 1/500 sec.
Aperture: f/5.6
Focal Length: 90 mm
ISO Speed: 1000

http://www.flickr.com/photos/48993683@N02/4567036988/

R said...

Title: "Duck Dive"
Description: " The fastest way through a wave, while paddling out is to duck under the wave!" Hense the name "Duck Dive"

Lens: AF-S Nikkor 18-105mm
Exposure: 1/400 sec.
Aperture: f/10
Focal Length: 52mm
Iso Speed: 200

http://www.flickr.com/photos/rtmedia300/4515866330/

Ver said...

Thanks wafwot! Very helpful! And excellent pics!

Ver

Scbbbc said...

OK, Contest is closed! I'll have a winner for you in a few days!

Thanks to everyone that posted a Photo! We will diffenitly be doing this more often....

Scbbbc said...

We have a Winner! Wafwot wins our first Nikon D90 everything Photo contest! Congratulations Wafwot!

D said...

Congratulations to Wafwot! Great Job!

R said...

WOW! 20 pics of flowers, no originality. not creative.

Scbbbc said...

R, Thats probably my fault because of the sample I used....My bad! Next contest will be better, promise!