New Toys

I hadn’t added anything new to my gear in a while and decided to pick up a OCF (Off Camera Flash) and battery grip for my recently acquired Canon 40D.

New Toys

Pictured left to right:

Yongnuo YN-465 Flash Gun

Sigma 55-200mm f4-5.6 HSM OS Lens

Canon 40D (Shown w/ 50mm f/1.8 Lens and Zeikos Collapsible Hood) w/ Meike MK-50D Battery Grip

In the back: Bryan Peterson’s Understanding Flash Photography

Abstract: Flower

I was looking over some old tutorial videos from Bryan Peterson on spin/zoom techniques to imply motion. I decided to try the zooming technique and the image below is from that experiment.

Flower Abstract


If you’d like to check out Bryan’s video here it is: