Inside The Jefferson Memorial

Inside The Jefferson Memorial

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If you’ve never been inside the Jefferson Memorial before in Washington DC, looking at the zoomable photograph at the bottom of this post will give you the feeling that you’ve been there.

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Merry Christmas from Washington DC!

Vietnam Memorial - Christmas 2012

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Merry Christmas from Washington DC! This morning’s sunrise at the Vietnam Memorial. And a special Thank You and Merry Christmas to those that have served – past, present, and future!

Morning at Harpers Ferry WV

Morning at Harpers Ferry

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The idea was pretty simple. Get up a little before 4AM and leave the house by 4:30AM to get to the bottom of the trail going up Maryland Heights.  Hike up the mountain in total darkness to the overlook that looks across the Potomac river at Harpers Ferry.  And then wait for the sunrise!  Of course do this in the fall when the leaves are at their peak color.  What could go wrong?

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Canon 6D Raw Sample Images With Comparison To 5D2 And 5D3

UPDATE: I’ve posted a second set of images that you can download also.  And, if you are looking for more ISO sample raw files go to Neil van Niekerk’s blog, he has a post comparing various Canon and Nikon cameras taken during the day (where as mine are at night). 

I rented a Canon 6D from lensrentals.com to have over the weekend so I could test out the new camera.  Supposedly the new camera’s sensor is very good at high ISO and it’s auto focus will work in lower light.  I wanted to do some comparison of the noise at higher ISO compared to my Canon 5D Mark III and Canon 5D Mark II.  Here I’m posting up the raw files for others to look at.

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