Monthly Archive: April 2015

Rhododendron in bloom after a rain storm (closeup photography)

Rhododendron in bloom after a rain storm (closeup photography)

Photograph taken with an Olympus XZ-2 in macro lens mode. This is a single flower in extreme close up, after a thunderstorm came through. Click on the photo to see a larger version at Flickr. Thanks!

Nikon 1 J5 20.8 megapixel compact camera announced

Nikon 1 J5 20.8 megapixel compact camera announced

The J5 is theĀ  newest in the Nikon 1 series camera (J1, J2, J3, J4, AW1, S1, S2, V1, V2, V3), and notably upgrades to a new 20.8 megapixel image sensor. It’s priced well too, at under US$500. I am a fan of the Nikon 1 camera, owning a J1, J2 and recently buying a used V2. The results from...