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At Big Break – Week 6

Continuing this week with using my zoom-lenses for leaning to understand their fields of view as well as comparing it against prime lenses with the same focal length. This week’s lens I will be using my favored wide-angle Sony DT 16-105mm lens.

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At Big Break – Week 5

This week marks the start of using my zoom-lenses for leaning to understand their fields of view as well as comparing it against prime lenses with the same focal length. comparison. The last for weeks have been very useful in understanding what I see with my naked eyes vs that of the camera because of the various focal lengths. The first lens that I will be suing this week is my super-wide angle Tamron SP 10-24mm lens.

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At Big Break – Take 3

Another day with a planned visit to the East Bay Big Break Regional Park in Oakley to shoot the same sceneries as on Day 3 and Day 10. The good news no rain today, the bad news, no sun either.

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At Big Break – Take 2

Another rainy day with a planned visit to the East Bay Big Break Regional Park in Oakley to shoot the same sceneries as on Day 3. I got my rain gear together and started my trip to the shoreline. As I got there, a miracle happened, the rain stopped.

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Down by the San Joaquin River

Another rainy day. I went down to the Municipal Fishing Dock to take a few photos of the Sacramento–San Joaquin River Delta, or California Delta. The first photo is to the North showing the bank of the Kimball Island. Next one is to the West showing the wide open San Joaquin River towards Winter Island. The third is to the East showing the Antioch Bridge over the River. Last one is a North-East shot of the West Island bank.

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Between Rain Showers @ Big Break

Today was a rainy day. I visited the East Bay Big Break Regional Park in Oakley to pickup the Guidebook for the 2017 Trails Challenge. The park is named for a break in the levee system that flooded an asparagus farm between the San Joaquin River and Dutch Slough in 1928. The break formed a small bay along the river, near the area where fresh water from the river mixes with salt water from San Francisco Bay.

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