Go Back   Steve's Digicams Forums > Digital SLR and Interchangeable Lens Cameras > Pentax / Samsung dSLR, K Mount Mirrorless

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old Sep 21, 2008, 11:17 AM   #1
Senior Member
Rickst's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2004
Posts: 1,599

PBS ran Lust for Life last night (a highly romanticized film bio of Vincent Van Gogh, starring Kirk Douglas). At one point in the movie, Paul Gaugan has just arrived to live with Vincent in the South of France. Vincent says to him (referring to one of his paintings), "Those yellows really exist here." I think I could say the same for theseā€¦ K100 with tamron 70-300mm.

Some macros with the K10 and Tamron 90mm f/2.8. Dragonfly...

Here's the whole thing...

Still a few spiders at work...

One last Dragonfly

Rickst is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Old Sep 21, 2008, 2:47 PM   #2
Senior Member
Goldwinger's Avatar
Join Date: May 2008
Location: Winter Haven, Florida
Posts: 6,515

Hey Rick,
the macro blow up is outstanding!
they're all good.
Goldwinger is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Sep 21, 2008, 10:08 PM   #3
Senior Member
mtngal's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: Frazier Park, CA
Posts: 16,004

Your first one does have a look of one of Van Gogh's paintings. It's very nice to see some changing color - still nothing around here yet. Your pictures keep me thinking that it will come eventually. The detail of the dragonfly is really interesting, too.
mtngal is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Sep 21, 2008, 10:12 PM   #4
Senior Member
Rodney9's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: Yeronga, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Posts: 3,518

Those wings look like frosted lead lights, fantastic and i always love diamonds.
Rodney9 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Sep 22, 2008, 6:43 PM   #5
Senior Member
NonEntity1's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Lake Placid Florida USA
Posts: 2,689

Nice landscapes Rick, and that first DF is one of your best.

NonEntity1 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Sep 22, 2008, 10:16 PM   #6
Senior Member
Illuminati's Avatar
Join Date: May 2006
Location: California, USA
Posts: 583

That last dragonfly almost looks like a christmas ornament. Very cool shot!

- Jason
Illuminati is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 2:55 PM.