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User currently offlineHkg_clk From Hong Kong, joined Jan 2001, 999 posts, RR: 2
Posted (12 years 1 month 3 days 1 hour ago) and read 2831 times:

Just returned from a trip to Taipei. This is the first time I've used my new D60 for airliner photos. In short, the D60's capabilities are amazing. I'd say it's about 5 times (or perhaps more) faster than my old Pro90. The picture quality is also amazing, even in difficult shooting conditions. I mainlly used a Canon 75-300mm USM III lens with it, but sometimes also a Canon 28-105mm USM, and a Tokina 19-35mm for wide angle shots.

Photography at Taipei Sung Shan airport was excellent. Here are some examples:





This photo was from The Grand hotel which offered a nice view of the approach to Sung Shan:



However, CKS airport was not photographer friendly at all. I had to go to the smoking room to get some reasonable shots!! Here is one example:



Photography from inside HKG was much better, though I only had limited time before I boarded my flight to get some shots:







See my homepage for a comprehensive guide to spotting and photography at HKG
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User currently offlineCkw From UK - England, joined Aug 2010, 730 posts, RR: 16
Reply 1, posted (12 years 1 month 3 days 1 hour ago) and read 2805 times:

Please do not include large image files in your post - it really makes life difficult for those with slow modem connections. Put them somewhere else and post a link

Cheers,

Colin



Colin K. Work, Pixstel
User currently offlineLOT767-300ER From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 2, posted (12 years 1 month 2 days 23 hours ago) and read 2780 times:

Colin is right,

just give us links for faster loading times

Of course with my zooming cable modem all of them came up instantly Big grin


User currently offlineSerge From United States of America, joined Sep 2001, 1989 posts, RR: 2
Reply 3, posted (12 years 1 month 2 days 17 hours ago) and read 2753 times:

Damn, those are nice shots. My favorites are....damn... they're all my favorite! *shakes fists in jealousy*

reagards,
....Serge


User currently offlineShawn Patrick From United States of America, joined Jan 2000, 2608 posts, RR: 17
Reply 4, posted (12 years 1 month 2 days 8 hours ago) and read 2713 times:

C'mon, you're making me and my F707 depressed!

Great photos!

«Shawn»


User currently offlineLGW From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 5, posted (12 years 1 month 2 days 2 hours ago) and read 2690 times:

how does your canon 300mm f4.5-6 work on the d60? well? i have canon 75-300mm f4-5.6 USM III as wll and am looking @ a secind hand d30 so same kinda thing - does it work wll on the cam? auto focus quality etc?

LGW


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